The compactor, compost and wood chip bins at the Monticello Public Works Facility, 909 Golf Course Road, will be closed Monday, Sept 8, and Tuesday, Sept 9, while the city’s new communications tower is raised, according to a city E-News update.
The River Eagles Soccer Club will soon be sinking its talons into new digs, a 21,000 square-foot training center located inside Monticello’s old bowling alley. City council members approved a lease agreement with the club Aug. 25. City Administrator Jeff O’Neill, Finance Director Wayne Oberg and Community Development Director Angela Schumann explained the high points [...]
Nobody likes new taxes, but, at times, they’re the only way to get local projects completed.
At the Aug. 6 meeting of the Wright County Board of Commissioner, Highway Engineer Virgil Hawkins came before the board to discuss future county road projects and the potential funding gap.
The equity real estate investment trust company that currently owns and manages Monticello Village Apartments wants to build another large project in the city. IRET Properties is requesting city approval of a three story, 202-unit, high-density residential housing project on a vacant 12.7 acre site near Interstate 94.
Hennepin County Sheriff”s Office Deputy and Wright County resident Stacy Braun will challenge incumbent Sheriff Joe Hagerty in the Nov. 4 general election. According to unofficial results posted on the Minnesota Secretary of State website, with all of Wright County’s 43 precincts reporting Tuesday night shortly after 11 p.m., Hagerty received 4,727 votes (74.34) percent [...]