Release of the November state budget forecast on Thursday, Dec. 5, showed a projected $1 billion budget surplus.
Click here, tax graph3 col, to see a graph of Elk River’s property tax levies. by Joni Astrup Associate Editor Property owners in Elk River will pay $9,853,835 in taxes to fund city operations in 2014. While that’s a chunk of change, what’s noteworthy is that the city’s property tax levy for 2014 is actually less [...]
by Joni Astrup Associate Editor Elk River Mayor John Dietz said he’s “totally in favor” of 99 percent of the city’s 2014 budget. But the 1 percent he has an issue with prompted him to cast the lone vote against it. The City Council voted 4-1 Monday to adopt the $12.8 million budget. “I voted [...]
by Joni Astrup Associate Editor Two youth organizations will donate $73,000 to the city of Elk River to pay for lighting an athletic field. The Elk River Youth Football Association will donate $45,000 and the Elk River Youth Lacrosse Association will give $28,000. The money will be used to install lighting at field No. 10 [...]
The event signifies the start of construction on the 65,000-seat, 1.7 million-square-foot facility, scheduled for completion in July 2016.
Event in Dallas Nov. 22 honors 50th anniversary with music, quotes from JFK’s speeches and a monument in his memory.
The MnSCU board adopted recommendations aimed at fostering student success, better use of technology and more collaboration among its campuses.
“I think I can” may be becoming “I know I can” on Northstar Commuter Rail.