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What's coming up for the Alexandria City Council and Douglas County Board of Commissioners

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Alexandria City Council
Regular Meeting
Monday, March 27

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 March 13 City Council meeting and March 13 City Council special meeting

7:10 p.m. Public hearing – Tax Increment Financing District No. 65 (Broadway Garden Estates)

7:20 p.m. AARP Age Friendly presentation


7:25 p.m. Special event permits
A. Alexandria Area YMCA – Bunny Run 5K
B. Vikingland Band Festival
C. Downtown Merchants Association – Summer Jam Fest

7:35 p.m. Kreg Anderson, airport manager
A. Authorization of 2023-2028 professional services agreement for airport architectural and engineering services

7:40 p.m. Amended Minnesota Opioids State-Subdivision Memorandum of Agreement

7:45 p.m. LaserFiche proposal (OPG-3)

7:50 p.m. City Engineer Tim Schoonhoven
A. Authorize advertisement for bids – Nokomis street project
B. Authorize advertisement for bids – Rosewood land stormwater project
C. Award bid – 2023 local street improvement project

8 p.m. Community Development Director Mike Weber
A. Planning Commission items

8:10 p.m. City attorney’s items of business

8:15 p.m. City administrator’s items of business


8:20 p.m. Old and other business

8:25 p.m. Adjournment

Note: The Alexandria City Council will convene a special city council meeting at 4:30 p.m. to discuss the following items: Runestone Community Center expansion project, LaserFiche project proposal, Alexandria Senior Center funding request, project management process, National Guard readiness center, corridor study updates (3rd Avenue pedestrian study) and Broadway (8th to 18th Avenue)

The above items are scheduled as of Wednesday, March 22, 2023 and are subject to change.

Douglas County Board of Commissioners
Special meeting
Thursday, April 6

The Douglas County Board of Commissioners will be attending a special meeting from 2-4 p.m. Thursday, April 6 at the Douglas County Public Works Conference Room at 526 Willow Drive in Alexandria.

Details: Railroad 101 Training

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