Government

The Maple Grove City Council considered the Grove Health West project during its meeting Monday, April 7.  The council also heard a request for an addition to Redeemer Lutheran Church. Here are some of the meeting’s highlights.   GROVE HEALTH WEST City Planner Peter Vickerman presented the council with the Grove Health West project, a [...]

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Borrell: ‘We can’t give blanket approval to this’ By John Holler Contributing Writer   It is a foregone conclusion that, when July 1 comes, Wright County’s River Rider program, which supplies affordable transportation for citizens without their own mode of transport, will be absorbed into the Trailblazer program, a similar ride-providing program that currently operates [...]

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The Medina City Council, Tuesday, April 1, launched the city toward road construction season when councilors approved plans and specifications and ordered road improvements for Chippewa Road West and roads in Tuckborough and Hunter Farms Addition. The council also took up other business, including amending Medina’s tobacco ordinance to keep tobacco-related products, such as electronic [...]

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Residents Randy and Julie Vergin addressed the Greenfeld City Council regarding a proposal over an area on the east side of Greenfield Central Park at the council’s April 1 meeting. On their own time, the Vergins have been cutting some of the really long grass with their own equipment, taking off the top several inches [...]

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In this day of email, social media and blogging, St. Michael-Albertville officials are hoping that good old fashioned, face-to-face lobbying has helped the school district secure future funding increases. Less than two days after visiting numerous legislators, pleading its case for fairer funding, Supt. Jim Behle said House and Senate action on education funding “is [...]

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As heavy snow cover melts away in Corcoran, more and more junk is becoming visible in the yard of the home at 7695 Rolling Hills Road. Neighbors have been complaining about the unpleasant scene and foul odors wafting in their direction, according to city reports. Corcoran City Administrator Brad Martens, Thursday, March 27, said that [...]

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Subdivision would contain 231 single-family homes  The Corcoran City Council has been getting ready to review a plan for a proposed 103-acre housing development that would contain 231 single-family homes. Then, early in the week of March 24, the developer, Peachtree Partners LLC hit the brakes. Peachtree told City Administrator Brad Martens that it wanted [...]

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The Independence City Council, Tuesday, March 25, expressed its support for a Three Rivers Park District master plan for a proposed regional trail between Carver and Baker Park Reserves. Council support came in the form of a joint resolution with the city of Maple Plain. After the meeting, Independence City Administrator Toni Hirsch said that, [...]

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