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What's coming up for the Alexandria City Council and Pope/Douglas Solid Waste Management

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Alexandria City Council
Regular Meeting
Monday, March 13

Where: The Mayor and City Council may participate in the City Council meeting remotely via telephone or video. Members of the public may participate via phone or other electronic means. Find more information at and click on the meeting date to display the link. If you wish to provide input to city staff and/or elected officials on matters before the City Council, please email

7 p.m. Pledge of Allegiance, moment of silence, public comment, approve agenda. Consent agenda: Approve minutes for Feb. 27 City Council meeting and Feb. 27 City Council special meeting, and approve February bills

7:15 p.m. Public Hearing – Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) product sales license - MN Releaf Inc.

7:20 p.m. Proclamation – Lakes Area Professional Women’s Week


7:25 p.m. Licenses
A. Electronic delivery device – MN Releaf Inc.
B. Fireworks (outdoor sales) – TNT Fireworks (4611 State Highway 29 S.)
C. Fireworks (outdoor sales) – TNT Fireworks (209 Nokomis St.)
D. Tobacco – Alexandria Tobacco Inc. dba Smoke N Vape
E. Transient merchant (temporary vendor) – Doug’s Kettle Korn

7:30 p.m. Runestone Community Center expansion – memorandum of understanding for naming rights

7:35 p.m. Request For bids – airport agricultural land lease

7:40 p.m. Out-of-state travel – Mat Hennen

7:45 p.m. City Engineer Tim Schoonhoven
A. Award of bid – TH 29 sidewalk construction project, 34th Ave. to 44th Ave.

7:50 p.m. Community Development Director Mike Weber
A. ATCC carpentry student internship request

7:55 p.m. City attorney’s items of business

8 p.m. City administrator’s items of business


8:05 p.m. Old and other business

8:10 p.m. Adjournment

Note: The Alexandria City Council will convene a special city council meeting at 5 p.m. to discuss the following items: Alexandria Senior Center presentation, project update (Nokomis Street and Rosewood stormwater pond), Broadway Garden Estates tax increment financing application, Runestone Community Center expansion, project management process update.

The above items are scheduled as of Wednesday, March 8, and are subject to change.

Pope/Douglas Solid Waste Management
Thursday, March 16

Location: 2115 Jefferson St., Alexandria

7 a.m.

  1. Call to order
  2. Recite the Pledge of Allegiance
  3. Approve agenda
  4. Approve minutes of Feb. 16 meeting
  5. Financial reports
  6. WTE plant operations reports
  7. Landfill operations reports
  8. MRF operations reports
  9. Plant maintenance updates
  10. SCORE program updates
  11. Bills
  12. Other business: a. Capital projects, b. Pay equity compliance, c. Resolution 3-2023-Financial Transfer, d. Resolution 4-2023-Solid Waste plan

To join the meeting from your computer, tablet, or smartphone, click here . To join by phone, call 312-626-6799 and enter Meeting ID 831 9393 4308 and Access Code 114915.


This agenda is as of March 8 and is subject to change.

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