City of Scandia
After much community activism by residents who want to preserve the scenery and feel of the Log House Landing area, the Scandia City Council is moving to form an advisory task force to recommend solutions that may be different from the original city plans for the area. The Log House Landing Improvem...Read More
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Scandia can probably hold onto a $200,000 Minnesota Department of Natural Resources grant while customizing its boat launch project to preserve the area’s rural character, according to the Friends of the Log House Landing. On Wednesday, Sept. 3, the group presented a counterproposal to elected off...Read More
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The Scandia City Council voted 4-0 to certify a maximum 2015 levy of approximately $2.23 million, a 2.1 percent increase over the current year. Council Member Jim Schneider was absent from the meeting Wednesday, Sept. 3. Between Sept. 30, when the maximum levy must be certified with the Washington C...Read More
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A preliminary survey for Scandia’s boat launch on the St. Croix River identifies one pine and 19 deciduous trees that need to be cut to widen the road before paving. In addition to the pine, which is 24 inches in diameter, one 18-inch dead pine would also come down. The deciduous trees range from ...Read More
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Scandia city employees will no longer be allowed to wash their cars in the fire hall. At the Aug. 6 work session, the council passed, 3-2, a new policy ending that long-standing practice. The addition to the city’s personnel policy prohibits use of city vehicles, equipment and tools for private or...Read More
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City Administrator Kristina Handt proposed a 2015 levy of $2,244,974 at the Scandia Council work session Aug. 6. This amount would be $73,900 higher than the 2014 levy, a 3.19 percent increase. The Aug. 6 meeting was the first of three budget work sessions. Scandia will certify its maximum property ...Read More
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