Verizon’s application for a conditional use permit to construct a wireless communications tower was denied by Wyoming City Council members April 15. The company proposed a 74-foot tower southwest of Comfort Lake at 7514 250th St.
Late April is typically the start of the yard-work season. Warming weather stirs the itch to be outside, Earth Day events promote green thumbs, and sites for compost and yard waste open. The last of those may not be happening in Forest Lake this spring, though.
For the first time, the city of Forest Lake has a full-time employee to oversee parks, trails and recreation. The City Council on Monday approved the hiring of Nicole Schossow as park and recreation coordinator.
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency has released $69,632 in Hazard Mitigation Grant Program funds to the city of Forest Lake for the construction of a safe room at John Jergens Estates senior apartment complex. “The construction of this safe room will protect the lives of vulnerable citizens by providing a [...]