otsego city council
Election season kicks off in Otsego as the candidacy filing period opens for two City Council seats that expire at the end of 2014, those of Councilmembers Vern Heidner and Tom Darkenwald. Potential candidates may submit an affidavit for candidacy to the city between July 29 and Aug. 12. Voters will...Read More
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• Mattamy Homes projects 50 homes a year on 156-acre plat by Debbie Griffin Contributing Writer The Otsego City Council approved at its July 14 meeting a new Mattamy Homes housing development named Boulder Creek at a site south of 78th Street, north of 70th Street (Highway 37) and west of Quaday A...Read More
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  The Otsego City Council has agreed to add a rolling security gate to the front desk at the Prairie Center. During reconstruction, it was thought that a gate would not be necessary, as a staff member would always be present when the facility is open. Concerns have been raised that during commissio...Read More
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by Dawn Feddersen-Poindexter Contributing Writer Otsego City Council members received an update on right-of-way negotiations with property owners affected by the 70th Street expansion project at their regular meeting on March 24. City Attorney Andrew MacArthur told the council that the owners of the...Read More
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by Dawn Feddersen-Poindexter Contributing Writer The Otsego City Council kicked off the new year discussing two large building projects in the city at their meeting on Jan. 13. City Administrator Lori Johnson announced a new 300,000-square-foot distribution center for Ruan Transportation Management ...Read More
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n Agreement part of pact with other communities to   expand the service   by Dawn Fedderson-Poindexter Contributing writer The Otsego City Council agreed to expand RiverRider Transportation in the city at their meeting on Oct. 14. The agreement was in conjunction with Albertville, Hanover, and...Read More
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by Dawn Feddersen-Poindexter Contributing writer The Otsego City Council approved plans for 16 new homes in the RiverPointe housing addition in the southeastern corner of the city at their regular meeting on May 28. ProspectPointe, the newest addition to the RiverPointe neighborhood, will be located...Read More
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by Dawn Feddersen-Poindexter Contributing writer The Otsego City Council decided to modify the appointment process for its advisory commissions, which has resulted in a larger-than-usual number of appointments needing to be filled. The Parks and Recreation Commission is looking to fill four seats, t...Read More
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