After approving another permit for a two-story garage, the Scandia council discussed making the city code less restrictive.
“Wouldn’t it be a novelty if we could lower the levy?” Scandia council member Chris Ness asked during the Sept. 10 budget workshop.
Should the maintenance department get another full-time worker? Should firefighters get a raise? How should the city pay to rebuild roads that have deteriorated beyond repair?
Pool safety covers will be allowed as an alternative to fences in Scandia.
The Scandia City Council May 21 voted unanimously to adopt a resolution enabling the establishment of an economic development authority (EDA) to promote economic growth and attract businesses.