Silver Lake

10/08/2014 - 10:36am
At its quarterly meeting Monday, the Silver Lake City Council learned FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency) will not be covering the total rebuild of the catch basin located at Main Street and Oliver Avenue. Public Works Supervisor Dale Kosek said FEMA felt the damage wasn’t “totally” caused by the June rain storms, but the result of damage over time. Kosek said the...
09/26/2014 - 3:34pm
  By Alyssa Schauer Staff Writer “Home” is truly a state of mind for Barb and Jerry Quast, who sold their house and became full-time RVers after they both retired in June 2013. Jerry, the former Municipal Liquor Store (MLS) manager in Silver Lake, said life on the road has been an adventure he always wanted to pursue,...
09/17/2014 - 3:14pm
  During the Silver Lake City Council meeting Monday night, Greg Gillett was sworn in as councilor, replacing Carol Roquette, who resigned in July due to work conflicts. At the August regular meeting, Gillett expressed interest in joining the Silver Lake City Council to get more involved in the community. He and his wife, Kerri, moved...
09/17/2014 - 3:13pm
  The Silver Lake City Council set the 2015 preliminary general fund tax levy at $372,888, down from the $375,917 approved for 2014. City Clerk Kerry Venier highlighted changes in the budget and noted there is a 3.5 percent increase in both the revenues and expenditures funds. Initially, the preliminary budget showed a decrease of 3.7...
09/17/2014 - 3:11pm
  The Silver Lake planning commission is set to deliver door-to-door surveys to residents beginning Sept. 20 through Oct. 6.  The citywide survey is designed to help the planning commission determine if the city of Silver Lake is achieving goals outlined in the comprehensive plan and to help the city council prepare the 2015 budget...
09/10/2014 - 1:30pm
  The city of Silver Lake has a new full-time police officer in Hutchinson native Robert “RJ” Cripps, 23. Cripps, a 2008 graduate of Hutchinson High School, attended St. Cloud State University and earned a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice and law enforcement.  He said he decided to go to school for law...
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