Letterwerks Sign City
 
"Where Fillmore County News Comes First"
Online Edition
Saturday, March 28th, 2015
Volume ∞ Issue ∞
 
<< | < | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | > | >>

City of Rushford Village - Mayoral Proclamation In Observance of National Donate Life Month


Fri, Mar 28th, 2014
Posted in Rushford Village Health & Wellness

Whereas April is considered National Donate Life Month; and

Whereas Organ, eye and tissue donation is a gift which extends hope and healing to those in need; and

Whereas Nearly 115,000 Americans and approximately 3,000 people in Minnesota are waiting for a life-saving transplant; and

Whereas There is a serious shortage of transplantable organs in the UNited States, resulting in only 28,000 transplants and nearly 6,000 preventable deaths each year; and

Whereas One organ, eye and tissue donor can save or improve the lives of up to sixty people; and

Whereas Minnesota is a leader in registered organ, eye and tissue donors. Any person of any age can become a donor by indicating their preference on their state ID or by registering on-line through either Donate Life Minnesota or Lifesource, one of America's Leading organ procurement organizations.

Now, Therefore, I, Mayor Dale Schwanke do hereby proclaim April ,2014 as

NATIONAL DONATE LIFE MONTH

AND, I urge all residents of Rushford Village, Rushford, and Peterson to mark this day by taking the time to consider becoming an organ donor in order to help others continue to celebrate life.

IN TESTIMONY WHEREOF I have hereunto set my hand and caused the Seal of the City of Rushford Village, Minnesota to be affexed on this 18th day of March, 2014.



/s/Dale Schwanke

Mayor
Foods Weekly Ads

Rushford Village looks to projects

By Kirsten Zoellner

Fri, Mar 21st, 2014
Posted in Rushford Village Government

In a surprisingly short meeting, March 18, the Rushford Village Council covered details of sizeable amount of projects slated for the 2014 summer season with Public Works Director Bob Thieret. Citing nearly 50 items on the list, the number of workab ..... 
[Read the Rest]

R-P’s last legislative “hurrah”

By Kirsten Zoellner

Fri, Mar 21st, 2014
Posted in Rushford Village Education

In a continuation of discussion from the March 11 work session, Superintendent Chuck Ehler again sought guidance for the direction of the district in regards to facility improvements and upgrades. In the last six years, R-P has gone through a series ..... 
[Read the Rest]

Village sticks with road option, waits for input

By Kirsten Zoellner

Fri, Mar 7th, 2014
Posted in Rushford Village Government

Having received detailed road management and improvement recommendations and plans, the Village moved forward the discussion of a potential $1 million bonding on an improvement option. At a Tuesday, February 24 special meeting, the council debated t ..... 
[Read the Rest]

Rushford Village opts for more time on annexation request

By Kirsten Zoellner

Fri, Feb 14th, 2014
Posted in Rushford Village Government

Discussion of a petition for detachment from the city of Peterson and annexation to the city of Rushford Village continued at the February 11 Village council meeting. January 8, Peterson struck down the request for detachment citing a disservice to ..... 
[Read the Rest]

Rushford Peterson Valley brand takes hold with Chamber

By Kirsten Zoellner

Fri, Feb 7th, 2014
Posted in Rushford Village Government

Last June, a welcoming brand set root in three communities: Rushford, Peterson, and Rushford Village. In just shy of eight months, the brand has been embraced by businesses, organizations, residents, and now, the local chamber of commerce. In a much ..... 
[Read the Rest]

Rushford-Peterson One-Act Play state bound again

By Kirsten Zoellner

Fri, Feb 7th, 2014
Posted in Rushford Village Education

Picture this: An egotistical high school drama director forces his students to do a cutting from the play “Equus”, the 1973 play by Peter Shaffer, for the Minnesota State High School League competition. Rebellious at this insistence, the student ..... 
[Read the Rest]

Rushford Village receives pavement management plan

By Kirsten Zoellner

Fri, Jan 24th, 2014
Posted in Rushford Village Government

In a process that’s seen momentum in the last six months, the Village is making strides forward in the development of a comprehensive street plan. Following a wide-scope fiscal impact report this past July, the city has spent considerable time deta ..... 
[Read the Rest]

City of Rushford Village implements comprehensive plan

By Kirsten Zoellner

Fri, Jan 24th, 2014
Posted in Rushford Village Progress Edition

Following a thorough fiscal impact report and public input session last July and the restructure of a planning and zoning commission last fall, the City of Rushford Village concluded a long-term effort to develop a modern and workable comprehensive p ..... 
[Read the Rest]
<< | < | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | > | >>
Studio A Photography