3/10/2023 1:07:00 PM Council OKs advance in state aid funds for street work
Kneeling along Fifth Avenue Southeast last week, Mayor Jimmie John King shows why city officials have moved forward with plans to reconstruct the northern portion of the road, from St. Bernardís Catholic Church to Bonner Elementary School, and the southern part of the street, from Bonner to the Brin Park area this summer. At its regular meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 28, the City Council approved a resolution to ask the Minnesota commissioner of transportation to advance the city up to $1,030,230 in municipal state aid funds to help pay for work on the northern part of the street. Cheryl Roeder, city clerk, said the street work, scheduled to begin in early summer, will include adding sidewalks on both sides of the street.
The state of Minnesota will help the city of Stewartville pay for the northern portion of a project to fix Fifth Avenue Southeast. The City Council, at its regular meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 28, unanimously OK'd a resolution to ask the Minnesota commissioner of transportation to advance the city up to $1,030,230 in municipal state aid funds to help pay for fixing the portion of the street from St. Bernard's Catholic Church to Bonner Elementary School this summer... For more on this story pick up your copy of the March 14 Stewartville STAR.