Brownton/Stewart

08/10/2016 - 10:09am
Two years after initiating a comprehensive street and utility project, the city of Brownton is still struggling to nail down the financing. John Rodeberg of Short Elliott Hendrickson (SEH), the city’s engineering consultant, told the City Council Aug. 2 that Rural Development has yet to approve the city’s application for funding. “We were thinking we’d be doing it (...
08/03/2016 - 10:37am
Brownton Area Resources for Kids (BARK) is sponsoring its eighth annual human foosball and bean bag tournament on Saturday, Aug. 13, at the Brownton softball field. Along with the two tournaments, other activities are planned throughout the day. The deadline to register a foosball team is Aug. 8, nad registrations may be made by calling Mark...
07/13/2016 - 9:50am
A couple of snags at the state level have put the city of Stewart’s $3.7 million utility and street improvement project on hold, probably until next year. The Stewart City Council discussed options for proceeding Monday night after learning that it would not receive grant funding because the state Legislature did not pass a bonding bill,...
07/13/2016 - 9:49am
The Brownton City Council accepted the resignation of a part-time police officer and hired another part timer at its July 5 meeting. Part-time officer Brandon Traxler has resigned, and the City Council voted to hire Kenny Peterson as a new part-time officer. Peterson will complement the police department’s part-time police chief, Ken...
06/29/2016 - 9:37am
The Brownton City Council, in a special session Tuesday, June 21, signed a supplemental agreement with Short Elliott Hendrickson (SEH) to conduct a topographical survey in preparation of its comprehensive utility and street improvement project.   Justin Black of SEH said the survey will identify utilities, map the topography, and gather...
06/15/2016 - 9:23am
The Brownton City Council heard the audit review for 2015 at its regular meeting Tuesday night.    Paul Harvego of Conway, Deuth and Schmiesing presented the review to the council.    Harvego said the city is in a good position overall, the same as last year.    The city’s general fund cash balance...
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