Release of the November state budget forecast on Thursday, Dec. 5, showed a projected $1 billion budget surplus.
A Public Information Meeting regarding the 2014 Budget and Levy was the main event of the Waconia City Council meeting held on Monday, Dec. 2. A half dozen citizens attended the meeting to voice their feedback regarding the budget, which will be finalized by the council during its next meeting on Monday, Dec. 9. Finance [...]
By Lorrie Ham The St. Boni City Council has rescheduled a joint meeting with the Minnetrista City Council to Thursday, Dec. 5, at 7 p.m. in the St. Boni Council Chambers. Although the council had previously scheduled a joint meeting to discuss possible consolidation for Nov. 19, that date did not work for Minnetrista, so [...]
In front of a packed audience of around 50 people, the Watertown City Council voted unanimously on Tuesday, Nov. 26, to keep Highway 10 traffic across the Crow River open throughout the duration of next summer’s proposed bridge reconstruction project. The issue of whether to keep the bridge open or to close it completely during [...]
The city of Watertown is continuing to engage in discussions with Trinity Lutheran Church regarding the possibility of purchasing the land that currently makes up Madison-Green Park. That 1.5-acre parcel, located at the intersection of Madison Street and Green Avenue, is owned by the church, but has been leased to the city for the last [...]