City of Forest Lake
Forest Lake city staff released today the proposed cuts and adjustments to its 2015 final budget, which would put the budget in line with the 2015 final property tax levy of $8.35 million approved on Dec. 8. To balance the budget, the city must cut approximately $590,000 from its preliminary 2015 bu...Read More
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Bruce Wightman’s office is that of a hands-on scholar. Above his computer sits a miniature library of building layouts and government safety codes, but a box in a corner hosts an assortment of frayed wires, broken heating pipes and melted extension cords. At a moment’s notice, he can pull any on...Read More
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Though the Forest Lake City Council spent the bulk of its Nov. 24 meeting going over potential budget cuts, members also devoted some time to discussing an open house for the new city center and the expenditure of park funds for a dragon sculpture in Cedar Park. City center During its Nov. 10 meetin...Read More
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Parental support The Lakes Area Youth Service Bureau will offer a weekly parent support meeting from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. every Thursday at the LAYSB office, 244 N. Lake St. Parents are invited to show up any Thursday night and meet with other parents about any parenting concerns. Common topics will in...Read More
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The Forest Lake City Council did not make any official decisions Nov. 24 on the city staff recommendations for $1 million to be cut from the city budget, but members did give preferences about what parts they would like to keep and what parts they would accept giving up. Though council members disag...Read More
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