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Letters to the editor for Dec. 1
Letter: Local support helped African school
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October 11, 2012
City Council:Sewers, subdivisions and ice rink lights
The Hastings City Council will hold its next meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 15, at City Hall. Council meetings are open to the public. Here's a look at what's on the agenda. The public will be invited to comment on proposed changes to the on-site sewer ordinance. The changes reflect...
October 11, 2012 - 2:44pm
October 4, 2012
New waste pickup company will serve Hastings residents starting in 2013
For the past two decades, Waste Management has been a familiar presence in Hastings, but starting in 2013, the city will have a new waste pickup provider. The Hastings City Council awarded a three-year waste collection and recycling license to Tennis Sanitation Monday evening. The...
October 4, 2012 - 9:40am
September 14, 2012
City Council: Proclamations, permits and bond sales
The Hastings City Council will hold its next meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 17, at City Hall. Here's a look at what's on the agenda. Two proclamations will be made. One declares Tuesday, Sept. 18, as "Hastings Area YMCA Day" in Hastings, in honor of the organization's five-year...
September 14, 2012 - 1:49pm
August 31, 2012
City Council: Preliminary budget, parking lot and next year's road projects
The next Hastings City Council meeting, scheduled for 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 4, looks to be a relatively quick one. The preliminary levy and budget for 2013, as well as a proposed 2013 HEDRA tax levy, is set to be approved in the meeting's consent agenda. Based on comments from the...
August 31, 2012 - 9:49am
August 23, 2012
Special budget meeting planned for Aug. 27
The Hastings City Council will hold a special meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, Aug. 27, at City Hall to discuss the 2013 budget. This meeting follows two finance committee meetings where three council members reviewed department budget proposals and discussed initial budget numbers.
August 23, 2012 - 1:48pm
August 20, 2012
City Council: Park and ride, bridge event security and a no wake zone
Tonight's Hastings City Council meeting will be held at 7 p.m. at City Hall. Here's a look at what's on the agenda. City staff is recommending the council approve a contract for construction of the new park and ride lot in downtown Hastings. The lot will be constructed between Second...
August 20, 2012 - 10:20am
August 3, 2012
City Council: Rezoning, housing development and marina modifications
The next Hastings City Council meeting is scheduled for 7 p.m. Monday, Aug. 6. Here's a look at what's on the agenda. Staff recommended at a previous meeting that the lot between East Second and Third streets and east of Tyler Street be rezoned from I-1 (industrial use) to DC (downtown...
August 3, 2012 - 3:17pm
July 12, 2012
City Council: Deaf child signs, a home business permit and fire alarms
The Hastings City Council will meet at 7 p.m. Monday, July 16, at City Hall. Here's a look at what's on the agenda. Staff is recommending the council deny a resident's request to have "deaf child" warning signs posted in her neighborhood to warn drivers that her deaf and developmentally...
July 12, 2012 - 4:40pm
June 29, 2012
City Council: A playground, tree removal help and site plans
The Hastings City Council will hold its next meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, July 2, at City Hall. Here's a look at what's on the agenda: Council members will consider awarding a $42,000 contract to Minnesota/Wisconsin Playgrounds for the purchase of new playground equipment at Crestview...
June 29, 2012 - 2:01pm
June 15, 2012
City Council: Pawn shops, housing development and utility shut-offs
The next Hastings City Council meeting will be held at 7 p.m. Monday, June 18. Here's a look at what's on the agenda. The council will consider changing the ordinance that regulates pawn brokers in this city. The changes follow a 2011 amendment in the state legislature and clarify...
June 15, 2012 - 11:25am
June 1, 2012
City council: Storm water report, discontinued licenses and utility shut-off notices
The next Hastings City Council meeting will be held at 7 p.m. Monday, June 4. Here's a look at what's on the agenda. The public will be invited to comment on three public hearings. The first addresses the city's Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plan. The annual report is one requirement...
June 1, 2012 - 1:42pm
May 18, 2012
City Council: Preservation awards, contracts and selective demolition at old Hudson property
The next Hastings City Council meeting will be held at 7 p.m. Monday, May 21, at Hastings City Hall. Here's a look at what's on the agenda. Six properties will be recognized and their owners presented with preservation award plaques. Each year, the Heritage Preservation Commission...
May 18, 2012 - 12:01pm
May 9, 2012
Vikings stadium bill pressed for time as it moves forward
The task of finding a way to build a Vikings stadium falls to six legislative negotiators after the House and Senate passed different plans. The...
May 9, 2012 - 8:36am
May 7, 2012
House debates Vikings stadium plan
ST. PAUL -- A debate a decade in the making began this afternoon as the state House considered whether to build a nearly $1 billion Vikings stadium. "This...
May 7, 2012 - 10:34am
May 3, 2012
City Council: Trails, site plans and next year's budget
The Hastings City Council will meet at 7 p.m. Monday, May 7. Here's a look at a few items on the agenda. The Vermillion trail and underpass connection near County Road 46/47 and Pleasant Drive has a price tag, and the council will be asked to award a conditional contract dependent...
May 3, 2012 - 4:06pm