Karin Ramige-Cornwell

09/10/2014 - 8:44am
The primary purpose of an open meeting — be it a city council, school board, or county board — is to conduct public business in an open setting. These government bodies are required by law to do so, and the public is welcome to observe the process. They are not, however, required to allow time for public comment. Many do reserve time on the regular agenda to address any concerns...
09/10/2014 - 8:24am
Two big utility and street reconstruction projects, totalling nearly $11 million, are planned for 2015. The Glencoe City Council heard the feasibility reports on each of the projects at its Tuesday, Sept. 2, meeting. Justin Black of Short Elliot Hendrickson (SEH) presented the reports. Black again stated the need for the projects. The...
09/10/2014 - 8:20am
There are two certainties in Minnesota, road construction and bad weather. These two came together on 17th Street in Glencoe in June. On June 17, the north side of 17th Street was excavated up to the curb by GMH Construction of Chaska as part of the scheduled street improvement project. Later that day, Glencoe received a couple of inches of...
09/03/2014 - 8:34am
Health insurance premium increases and high fuel costs are not only hitting individuals, but local governments as well. The Glencoe City Council Finance Committee and the  city’s department heads met to review the 2015 preliminary budget on Wednesday, Aug. 27. City Administrator Mark Larson reported to the group that he had been...
08/20/2014 - 8:25am
You may have made a brine for your Thanksgiving turkey, but what about deicing your driveway? The Glencoe City Council heard a proposal by Karen Cavett, of Short Elliot and Hendrickson (SEH), to turn the brine from the city’s wastewater into a solution to de-ice streets and help with dust control for gravel alleys. The Minnesota...
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