City of Forest Lake
A partnership between the Forest Lake Area Schools and the YMCA to expand the aquatic center at the incoming Forest Lake nonprofit facility is looking unlikely after a vote by the Forest Lake City Council. Citing concerns about costs, city representation and the ability of the proposed partnership t...Read More
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A partnership between the Forest Lake Area Schools and the YMCA to expand the aquatic center at the incoming Forest Lake nonprofit facility is looking unlikely after a vote by the City Council against amending its own YMCA plan. Citing concerns about costs, city representation and the ability of the...Read More
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There is a problem with Everton Avenue. However, what the problem is and what should be done to fix it is up in the air after the Forest Lake City Council decided not to act on recommendations for realigning the stretch of road near the entrance to Cub Foods and the adjacent Havelka Court strip [......Read More
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At its Feb. 9 meeting, the Forest Lake City Council passed a change to its financial policies that would require a citywide referendum on any non-infrastructure project that costs more than 80 percent of the city’s annual budget, provided that the project has a bonding option that allows for a ref...Read More
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Forest Lake Area Schools are hoping to partner with the incoming YMCA on a partnership to enhance the facility’s pool and some other athletic facilities, but some Forest Lake City Council members aren’t sure that residents are getting the best deal. During a work session on Jan. 10, the Forest L...Read More
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As the new Forest Lake City Council set its goals and started the search for a new park and recreation coordinator, the previous coordinator took a parting shot at the body she felt forced her to resign after less than a year on the job. Former Park and Recreation Coordinator Nicole Schossow’s las...Read More
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The Forest Lake area had a big year in 2014, with many stories capturing the public’s attention. Development projects came to the area, citizen groups got together to help set and protest policy, and schools posted gains even as the Forest Lake Area Schools facilities referendum failed. Read on fo...Read More
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