The Hardwood Creek Regional Trail will be extended through Hugo to connect users to existing and planned trails to the south and the west. The Washington County Board of Commissioners approved the work Aug. 19, awarding the $214,812 contract to North Valley, Inc. A 10-foot-wide multi-use bituminous path is planned, with a turf path that [...]
The Washington County Board of Commissioners has set the county’s property tax levy and budget for 2014. The levy is part of an overall $147.4 million county operating budget for 2014, and a $23.1 million capital expenditures budget. The proposed tax levy will result in the owner of a home valued at $207,000 seeing a [...]
The Washington County Board of Commissioners continued reviewing the county’s proposed 2014 budget Aug. 27 by discussing budgets from Community Services, Public Health and Environment, and the Minnesota Extension Service.
The Washington County Board of Commissioners continued reviewing the county’s proposed 2014 budget Aug. 20. The board began its review Aug. 6. The proposed budget includes a proposed tax levy that will result in the owner of a home valued at $207,000 – one that increased in value by 2.4 percent from last year, the [...]
The Washington County Board of Commissioners will conduct a hearing July 9 on refinancing of Housing and Redevelopment Authority (HRA) bonds used to finance the TrailSide Senior Living complex in Forest Lake. The hearing will be conducted during the regular county board meeting at 9 a.m. at the Government Center in Stillwater. The $7.7 million [...]