March 14, 2012
Baldwin City Hall
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Winners get credit toward future bills
Meeting starts at 7 p.m.
New mayor, council members to be sworn in
Trail would connect two city parks
Canvass adds 13 provisional ballots to total
Council approves joining international program
Sister city, Kansas Sculptors Association design proposals on agenda
First-time candidates fill slate
City saves $180,000 in refinancing portions of bond package
City street crew has 22 hours of overtime removing snow from latest storm
First reading of authorization of long-promised bond sale to be on agenda.
Ande Parks will not seek re-election to school board
Heritage Tractor owner served 10 years as councilman, mayor
Public hearing and final action on sewer district benefit district assessments before council.
Meeting at 7:30 p.m. Monday
Action will allow city to refinance sewer debt with general obligation bonds
Meeting starts at 7:30 p.m. at American Legion Hall
Councilman hopes lower cost of water leads reduction in customer rates
Banning parking on Eisenhower north of Ames to be considered
Agreement makes concessions to Baldwin City demands
The Baldwin City Council put in place Monday the last piece needed to bring a dinner train to Midland Railway.
Agreement would provide $5,000 grant and $15,000 loan to business
Funding 'buffer' to be available for next season if there is demand for added hours
The Baldwin City Council unanimously approved on Monday a nonbinding resolution supporting the expansion of Baldwin City Library.
A visioning study released last week foresees Baldwin City becoming by 2020 a destination for new residents, visitors and jobs and the city enjoying a quality municipal workforce and improved infrastructure.
Associated street right of way vacations also approved
Non-binding resolution of support to be one council's agenda Oct. 1
7 p.m. work session with library expansion committee to precede the meeting at American Legion Building, 803 High St.
City asking for donations for 49 radios available
Council also approves rezoning
Meeting starts at 7:30 p.m.
Douglas County will help the city with its costs in the coming realignment of the High Street/U.S. Highway 56 intersection.
Fremont Dinner Car owners $25,000 short of fund needed to make move
2013 budget, negotiations of "initiatives" for dinner train on council's agenda
The Baldwin City Council approved Tuesday a 2013 budget for publication that cuts the city’s overall spending while increasing the mill levy by 0.572 mills to 33.778 mills.
The Baldwin City Council gave initial approval Monday to a charter ordinance intended to make the city less friendly to those it puts in jail.
Although the need isn’t yet critical, city residents should start taking steps to conserve water, Baldwin City public works supervisor Bill Winegar said Monday.
The Baldwin City Council has agreed to discuss with sculptors a proposal to create statues in downtown Baldwin City or its parks.
At the conclusion of their second visioning workshop Tuesday, Baldwin City Council members foresaw the city of the near future being the best bedroom community possible and one that has a new business park.
Meeting at 7:30 p.m. at American Legion
A Baldwin City business looking to expand is asking the city for a $10,000 loan while seeking to take advantage of an economic development program made available last year.
What appeared on the Baldwin City Council’s agenda to be a routine approval of an engineering agreement led Tuesday to a promised review of how the city will award such contracts.
Bid approval for North Six Street on agenda
After touring the unused upstairs at City Hall, two Baldwin City Council members are suggesting it may be time to renovate the space.