The Jamestown/ Stutsman Development Corp. Executive Board reviewed an audit draft during its regular meeting Monday.RELATED CONTENT
Planning continues for the CHS nitrogen fertilizer plant the company expects to locate in the Spiritwood Energy Park, according to Brian Schouvieller of CHS.RELATED CONTENT
A bill to fund county roads with a portion of the sales tax proceeds has been withdrawn from consideration by its sponsor.
The North Dakota House of Representatives approved a bill Friday that provides $9.97 million in grants for Stutsman Rural Water District’s expansion project. The vote was 85 in favor with 3 no votes and six absent or not voting.
A hearing on a House bill to grant nearly $10 million to Stutsman Rural Water District is scheduled for 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the North Dakota Capitol. If the bill passes, the grant would allow Stutsman Rural Water to proceed with an expansion planned for this summer.
A bill to bring more North Dakota sales tax money back to the local counties may be in the works, according to Sen. John Grabinger, D-Jamestown. The bill would require using the funds for infrastructure. Grabinger is working to gain support for a bill to return 1.5 percent of the 5 percent sales tax collected by the state to the county where it was collected.RELATED CONTENT
Stutsman County residents who live in older double wide mobile homes got a surprise when they opened their 2013 tax statement this month. Changes in the formula used to calculate values used to determine taxes resulted in tax increases for many people.RELATED CONTENT
Area residents’ protests Monday delayed zoning approval changes needed for expanding a Jamestown care facility.RELATED CONTENT
Well before the snowflakes began to fall, officials charged with roads, streets and airports began preparing to deal with the snow forecast for Friday night.RELATED CONTENT
The low-pressure system is still over the Pacific Ocean but the National Weather Service has already issued a winter storm watch for much of North Dakota beginning Thursday. The weather system, if it follows its anticipated track, could bring the first shot of severe winter weather of the season to the Jamestown area.RELATED CONTENT
The people elected to the governing bodies at the city, county and state levels are all part-time officials. They continue their normal, day-to-day lives and jobs while attending meetings and making the decisions that manage the governments of the area. They earn a wide variety of wages for those tasks.RELATED CONTENT