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• Otsego will also start an employee recognition program by Debbie Griffin Contributing Writer The Otsego City Council approved at its Nov. 24 meeting a conceptual plan drawn by Christian Builders Inc. for a 10-home subdivision on a 35-acre site near the northeast corner of Odean Avenue and 85th ...Read More
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by Debbie Griffin Contributing Writer As heavy snow fell during the season’s first storm, the Otsego City Council moved quickly through its agenda at the Nov. 10 meeting, acting on the following business. The city agreed to modify its agreement with payroll company ADP and to pay about $15,000 mor...Read More
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by Debbie Griffin Contributing Writer Among its business at the Oct. 13 City Council meeting, Otsego voted to forward about 140 delinquent utility accounts that total around $103,000 to the county for collection through property-tax bills. According to Council documents, the city sends utility bills...Read More
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by Debbie Griffin Contributing Writer The Otsego City Council approved its preliminary 2015 budget at the Sept. 22 meeting after acknowledging residential property taxes will go down as a result of higher-than-expected growth. The council recognized the city’s sound management practices and commit...Read More
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• If chosen, MinnMed would have plans for  greenhouse operation by Debbie Griffin Contributing Writer The Sept. 22 Otsego City Council meeting included a presentation about the plans of Minnesota Medical Solutions, LLC, to apply for one of two medical-cannabis cultivation licenses the state will...Read More
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• Drainage corrections being added to city’s   tennis, basketball courts by Debbie Griffin Contributing Writer The Otsego City Council moved quickly through its Aug. 25 meeting agenda, approving a $13,000 contract to fix drainage issues at Zimmer Farm and Beaudry Meadows parks and resurface th...Read More
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• City’s credit rating advances one step by Debbie Griffin Contributing Writer The Otsego City Council approved at its Aug. 11 meeting several applications the Kaleidoscope Charter School needed to proceed with its plan to build a 29,600-square-foot expansion at its location on Kalland Ave. The ...Read More
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The close of the candidacy filing period for Otsego City Council brought a total of four people to the running for two four-year terms. Challengers Patrick Brink and Paul Bolin will run against incumbents Vern Heidner and Tom Darkenwald in the Nov. 4 election. The newly elected officials take office...Read More
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About a week into the candidacy filing period for Otsego City Council – as of midmorning Aug. 7 – four people have submitted affidavits to run for the two seats expiring at the end of 2014. Incumbents Vern Heidner and Tom Darkenwald will be challenged by Patrick Brink and Paul Bolin. Council mem...Read More
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