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City of Peterson increases electric rates


Fri, Mar 12th, 2010
Posted in Government

The regular meeting of the Peterson City Council met on March 2 and was called to order by Chuck Eidenschink. In addition to Chuck, those present were Tim Hallum, Bill Grindland, Randy Benson, Rick Lee and Lolly Melander. Jan Smaby was absent.

A motion was made by Bill Grindland and seconded by Randy Benson to approve the minutes of the previous meeting as read. Motion carried. Motion was made by Bill Grindland and seconded by Randy Benson to approve the treasurer's report and bills due. Motion carried.

Public Works Director Rick Lee had nothing new to report. There were two items of old business:

a. City Ordinance - this was tabled until next month's meeting. Council felt it needed more time for review.

b. Electric Rate Increase - Hand-outs were given to the council reflecting an increase of the flat rate by $4.00. The current rate is $6.00. With the increase, flat rate will now be $10.00. A motion was made by Randy Benson and seconded by Bill Grindland to accept this rate increase. Motion carried.

In new business the following issues were discussed:

a. Appeal & Equalization - All persons considering themselves aggrieved by said assesssments, or who wish to complain that the property of another is assessed too low, are notified to appear at the Fillmore County Assessor's Office anytime between April 19-22 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and show cause of having such assessment corrected.

b. Rushford-Peterson Post Prom Donation - A motion was made by Tim Hallum and seconded by Randy Benson to approve a $100.00 donation for post prom expenses. Motion carried.

c. Grain Bin (Mike Eidenschink) -A motion was made by Tim Hallum and seconded by Bill Grindland to approve the new grain bin in city limits with the height restriction being waived per zoning ordinance. Motion carried.

d. Rural Fire Department Meeting has been scheduled for March 22 beginning at 7 p.m. at the Rushford Fire Department. Tim Hallum will attend this meeting.

Meeting adjourned on a motion made by Bill Grindland and seconded by Tim Hallum. Motion carried.

Minutes of this meeting will not be approved until the next regularly scheduled meeting.

Illg speculates on Palwenty's proposed LGA cuts

Fri, Mar 12th, 2010
Posted in Government

The Harmony City Council discussed the budget and the cuts that are coming from the state during their March 9 meeting. City Administrator Jerome Illg said the Governor's proposal has a cut of $80,408 from Harmony's LGA (Local Government Aid) for 20 ..... 
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Canton continues wastewater treatment talks

Fri, Mar 12th, 2010
Posted in Government

The regular meeting of the Canton City Council met on March 3. Mayor Johnson called the meeting to order. Those present were: Donivee Johnson, Cindy Shanks, Carl Ernst, Ross Duckett, Lolly Melander and Jon Nordsving. Hank Selden was absent.

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Pilot Mound Township residents exercise right to vote

Fri, Mar 12th, 2010
Posted in Government

On the foggy evening of Tuesday, March 9, hundreds of individuals residing in area townships collectively cast their votes for positions of supervisor and clerk for their respective board of directors.

In what could quite possibly be a recor ..... 
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Lanesboro discusses public utility increases

Fri, Mar 12th, 2010
Posted in Government

Mike Bubany of David Drown and Associates visited the Lanesboro City Council during their joint meeting with the Public Utilities Commission on March 8. Bubany had his spreadsheets ready for the city's budget, and discussed the plans for Capital Out ..... 
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Fifty years of public service

Fri, Mar 12th, 2010
Posted in Government

Preston Township has enjoyed the dedication and public service of one of their own for a half century. Dave Wilson first served on the Preston Township Board of Supervisors in 1960 as their treasurer and held that position until 1975. At age 29, he ..... 
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Township Election Results

Fri, Mar 12th, 2010
Posted in Government

• Amherst: Voters - 10

Supervisor: Darrell Nelson - 10

Clerk: Keith Brown -10

• Arendahl: Voters - 12

Supervisor: Merwood Storhoff - 12

Clerk: Hugh F. Fendry II - 12

• Beaver: Voters - 16
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GAMC Deal

Fri, Mar 12th, 2010
Posted in Government

Thomas Boyd and Gail Bunge, Social Services, updated the board on planned changes to General Assistance Medical Care (GAMC) and Income Maintenance Programs at the board's March 9 meeting. Chairman Duane Bakke was absent as he was attending a Nationa ..... 
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Spring Valley prepares for summer activities

Fri, Mar 12th, 2010
Posted in Government

Summer must surely be near as the items on the city council agenda dealt with upcoming events that lend themselves to warm weather. Faith United Methodist Church in Spring Valley would like approval to organize outdoor concerts during the months of ..... 
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