NYA City Council

Approximately 40 people attended a public hearing during Monday’s Norwood Young America City Council meeting regarding the city’s proposed infrastructure rehabilitation project, which includes street overlay projects in many of the city’s neighborhoods, as well as related assessments to homeowners. No action was scheduled to be taken by the council during the meeting, which was [...]

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One year after expanding its space to accommodate a flourishing business, Vickerman Company is ready to build again. The NYA City Council took action on a variety of items on March 25 to pave the way for a proposed 41,811-square foot warehouse addition in the Tacoma West Industrial Park. Currently, the company is housed in [...]

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Any local residents with something to say about street repair projects that are tentatively planned for this coming summer, along with their associated costs, should plan on attending a public forum during the next Norwood Young America City Council meeting on Monday, Jan. 28. The council is considering a two-year plan to mill and overlay [...]

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In a relatively brief meeting, the NYA City Council organized for 2013 on Monday evening, Jan. 14. The council approved a number of contracts for services, welcomed three new firefighters to the fire department and discussed costs for a new public works truck during the session. One portion of the meeting that did not proceed [...]

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Property taxes will rise for Norwood Young America residents next year after the NYA City Council approved a final budget and levy during its meeting on Monday, Dec. 10. The council approved a property tax levy increase of 8.46 percent, from $1,359,386 to $1,474,492, after some discussion about what cuts have been taken to help [...]

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In an ongoing effort to soften a potential tax increase on NYA residents for 2013, the city council and staff have been forced to make some difficult decisions over the course of a half dozen budget workshops. One of those decisions, arrived at earlier this month, was not to renew the city’s contract with Economic [...]

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