March 28th, 2015

County Board to consider re-establishing K9 program

The McLeod County Board of Commissioners will meet Tuesday, March 31, at 9 a.m., and among agenda items is the possibility of reinstating the sheriff's department's K9 program.

Sheriff Scott Rehmann will be asking for County Board approval of $13,200 to buy a dog and train both the dog and a handler.

Also on the agenda are an update on the county's planned switch to a one-sort recycling plan, including the possibility of the city of Glencoe joining the county program, and the awarding of bids for summer highway department work.

Highway 212 speed limit to increase

Speed limits on U.S. Highway 212 between Granite Falls and Glencoe will increase to 60 miles per hour from 55 mph next week, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation.

Crews will begin changing the speed-limit signs next week. The new speed limit will not go into effect until the signs have been posted.

School building bond forum Monday night

Glencoe-Silver Lake Schools' first public forum regarding its proposed building bond is set for Monday, March 30, at 6:30 p.m., at the Helen Baker Elementary School in Glencoe.

The school district is proposing a $24 million building bond referendum that, if approved by voters on May 12, will close the Helen Baker school and add on to the high school and junior high school campus to accommodate students in kindergarten through second grade, as well as make improvements to the high school/junior high complex.

March 25th

McLeod County - Notice of Public Hearing: County Ditch No. 26 & 27

County Ditch No. 26
County Ditch No. 27
WHEREAS, the Drainage Authority will consider repair drainage system on County Ditch No. 26 and County Ditch No. 27 and appoint an Engineer, and

Collins Township - Call for Gravel Quotes

Collins Township

Collins Township - Call for Quotes

Collins Township

Collins Township - Meeting Schedule

Meeting Schedule
Collins Township
The Collins Town board will meet on the second Thursday of each month except for the annual meeting. If a meeting date needs to be changed, the date will be published in The McLeod County Chronicle.

Sumter Township - Assessment Notice

Assessment Notice
Sumter Township
Notice is hereby given that the Board of Review and Equalization of Sumter Township in McLeod County, Minnesota, will meet at the Sumter Township board room of the Brownton Community Center, 7:00 p.m. on Monday, April 6, 2015, for the purpose of reviewing and correcting the assessments of said township for the year 2016.

City of Silver Lake - Farm Land For Rent

City of Silver Lake
Farm Land for Rent
The City of Silver Lake is seeking bids for the rental of City owned Farm Land on the following described real property in the County of McLeod, State of Minnesota in section number 26, township number 117, range number 28, containing 37.65 acres.

Assumed Name - Eiden Products

Certificate of Assumed Name
Assumed Name:  Eiden Products
Principal Place of Business: 402 Ford Ave. N., Glencoe, MN 55336 USA
Name: Christopher J. Eiden
Address: 402 Ford Ave N., 
               Glencoe, MN 55336