Streets, sidewalks and appointments highlight Alexandria City Council meetingTwo major street and sidewalk projects in Alexandria advanced Monday night.
By: Al Edenloff, Alexandria Echo Press
Two major street and sidewalk projects in Alexandria advanced Monday night.
At its first meeting of the new year, the Alexandria City Council approved agreements for a “Safe Routes to School” project near Lincoln Elementary and a state project to pave a section of Broadway this summer.
Read more details about both projects in Wednesday's Echo Press. Also, find out about other council decisions regarding:
--Appointments to city boards and commissions in 2012.
--A matching grant to purchase a suction cup glass mover and a forklift to install glass panels at the Runestone Community Center.
--Designating the official newspaper of the city and the 20 financial institutions as the city’s official depositories for 2012.
--The city’s corporate agreement with UBS Financial Services in Minneapolis.
--Meeting dates for 2012.
--Designating elected and appointed officials as city employees.
--A request for the city to subordinate a local company's existing loan.