Incumbent Washington County Commissioner Dennis Hegberg of Forest Lake will face a challenger in this fall’s race for the District One seat on the county board. Hugo Mayor Fran Miron has filed for election. The filings for the county board seat closed on Tuesday, June 5.
County signs on with NACo program in a 3-2 vote Hannah Johnson Stillwater Gazette Washington County will offer a prescription drug discount program to county residents. Several agencies in the state offer discount prescription drug programs. The Washington County Board on Tuesday, May 8 chose to sign on with the National Association of Counties prescription […]
Washington County Board sets new commissioner districts. Cliff Buchan News Editor The city of Scandia will remain in the First District next year following action by the Washington County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday in Stillwater. That means that Commissioner Dennis Hegberg of Forest Lake will continue to represent the northernmost areas of the county. […]
Washington County and the city of Forest Lake will work together to landscape CR-2 or W. Broadway Avenue, in Forest Lake after construction is completed. The Washington County Board of Commissioners approved an agreement with the city on March 27. Washington County has prepared a landscaping plan for the corridor, and a landscaping contract will […]
As work gears up to prepare the 2013 budget, Washington County residents and those interested in the county’s financial statements may find them on the county’s website. Anyone seeking more information on the county’s financial statements may go to www.co.washington.mn.us. On the right-side green box, a section titled “Budget” may be found. From there, a […]
New commissioner district boundaries will be determined by April 17 Washington County commissioners adopted principles March 20 to set county commissioner districts for coming elections. The board must set district boundaries based on the results of the 2010 census. The board has determined it will set the new district boundaries by April 17, so it […]