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February 15th

County looks at grant options for solid waste

McLeod County is looking at buying a refurbished grinder to process ag plastic, contingent on grant funding from the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA).
The County Board approved purchasing the grinder at a cost of $215,500 from Rotochopper of St. Martin.

Planning commission hears possible new uses for Helen Baker

The Glencoe-Silver Lake School District building project is moving along and the targeted date to move out of Helen Baker Elementary in Glencoe is coming closer.
Assistant Glencoe City Administrator Dan Ehrke told the planning commission of some very preliminary possibilities for the Helen Baker site at the commission’s Thursday, Feb. 9, meeting.
In his presentation, Ehrke informed the commission that the school district has received some preliminary interest from a developer to possibly renovate the building into apartments.

Parents, students want to save boys’ soccer program

Over 35 concerned parents and students attended the Glencoe-Silver Lake (GSL) School Board meeting Monday, Feb. 13, to show support for the boys’ soccer program.
GSL Activity Director Dean Schwirtz met with parents and students Feb. 6 to express safety concerns about the future of the boys’ program.
The program has struggled in recent years. Numbers have declined drastically from 38 participants in 2011 to 19 in 2016.

City of Glencoe - Advertisement For Bids

City of Glencoe
ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS

2017 Baxter Avenue Project
Glencoe, Minnesota
SEH No. GLENC 136603
Notice is hereby given that sealed Bids will be received by the City Administrator until 10:00 a.m., Thursday, March 9, 2017, at the Glencoe City Center, 1107 11th Street East, Glencoe, Minnesota, at which time they will be publicly opened and read aloud, for the furnishing of all labor and material for the construction of 2017 Baxter Avenue Project. Major quantities for the Work include:

GSL Mock Trial continues to draw new participants

Glencoe-Silver Lake’s Mock Trial program has grown to include a junior varsity team for the first time this year.
The eight new Mock Trial participants have a variety of reasons for joining the program.
“I’ve had people tell me how much fun it is,” said Dusty Wendinger, a sophomore. Natalie Orocio, a freshman, said she is looking to be an attorney as a career, and finds the experience helpful.

Round Grove Township

Round Grove Township
Notice of Annual Meeting and Election
Round Grove Township
The citizens of the Town of Round Grove in McLeod County are hereby notified that the Annual Meeting and Election will be held on Tuesday, March 14, 2017.  
The business meeting will begin at 1:15 p.m. The agenda will include the 2018 township budget and levy and other proper business.

Foreclosure

Foreclosure
17-105568
NOTICE OF MORTGAGE
FORECLOSURE SALE
THE RIGHT TO VERIFICATION OF THE DEBT AND IDENTITY OF THE ORIGINAL CREDITOR WITHIN THE TIME PROVIDED BY LAW IS NOT AFFECTED BY THIS ACTION.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that default has occurred in the conditions of the following described mortgage:
DATE OF MORTGAGE: May 7, 2015
ORIGINAL PRINICIPAL AMOUNT OF MORTGAGE: $237,777.00
MORTGAGOR(S): Gary Larson, an unmarried man
MORTGAGEE: Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc.

Notice to Public

Notice to Public
PUBLIC MEETING ON STORM WATER PROGRAM
The City of Glencoe will hold a public meeting on its Storm Water Pollution Prevention Program (SWPPP) at 7:05 p.m. Monday, March 6, 2017 at City Center Council Chambers.  The public meeting will be held as part of the regularly scheduled City Council Meeting and will also be broadcast on the local cable access channel.

Glencoe City Council Meeting 01/17/2017

City of Glencoe

GLENCOE CITY COUNCIL MEETING MINUTES
TUESDAY, JANUARY 17, 2017
7:00 P.M.
Mayor Wilson called the regular meeting of the city council to order at 7:00 p.m. Members present: Ziemer, Robeck, Alexander, Neid and Schrupp. Also present: City Administrator Mark Larson, City Attorney Jody Winters, Finance Director Trippel, PWD Schreifels, Police Chief Raiter.

McLeod County Board of Commissioners Meeting 12/1/16

McLeod County
McLeod County Board of Commissioners Meeting Minutes 12/1/16
Commissioners Wright, Nies, Shimanski, Krueger and Nagel were present.
Nies/Krueger motion carried unanimously to approve the agenda as revised.