Tag: Ashley Larson

City of Ada Eyeing Dekko Park Improvements in 2022

Ada, MN — The City of Ada is targeting the Dekko Park for its next round of park improvements. This past year an emphasis was placed in East Side Park and cemetery improvements, but this year the goal is to make upgrades and repairs to their park used for a number of sports activities, such…
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October 26, 2021 0

Cold Weather Rule Takes Effect in October

Ada, MN — As fall settles in, temps will soon be cooling down and furnaces and heating devices will be firing up, driving up utility costs once again. To help those struggling to afford costly utility bills, the state of Minnesota enacted the Cold Weather Rule, which protects those who make efforts to pay their…
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September 27, 2021 0

Ada City Council Approves Parking Setbacks on 2nd Ave E; Approves Preliminary Levy

Ada, MN — The Ada City Council held their regular monthly meeting on Tuesday night, September 7th at Council Chambers.  During the citizen’s forum, Prairie Dental owner Dr. Dave Resnick and Freedom Fuel and Car Wash owner Nic Prothero were present to discuss a potential parking setback along 2nd Ave east of Highway 9. Dr.…
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September 8, 2021 0

Ada City Council News & Notes from July 6th Meeting

Ada, MN — The Ada City Council held their regular monthly meeting on Tuesday night at Council Chambers as well as a special public hearing prior just prior to the regular meeting. The public hearing was in regards to financial losses that the municipal liquor store had in 2018 and 2019. Ada City Administrator Ashley…
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July 7, 2021 0

City of Ada to Step Up Security as Vandalism Continues at West Side Park

Ada, MN — Earlier this month, Ada Public Works Director Brian Rasmussen reported that the city had seen a couple instances of vandalism in their city parks. Unfortunately, a few weeks later, the vandalism is continuing. The vandalism has included graffiti and damage to park structures. Ada City Administrator Ashley Larson says they don’t know…
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June 17, 2021 0

City of Ada & Dekko Community Center Happy to See Restrictions End

Ada, MN — With the official removal of the mask mandate late last week in Minnesota, it puts an end to essentially all of the COVID-19 restrictions that have been in place for the past year allowing many local establishments to breathe a heavy sigh of relief.  In the City of Ada, it’s also big…
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May 19, 2021 0

City of Ada Clean Up Week is Next Week

Ada, MN — The City of Ada’s annual Clean Up Week is just under a week away and city officials are encouraging residents to take advantage of the opportunity to dispose of their unwanted and accumulated items, junk or debris at little or no cost. Al’s Disposal will host a drop off site at the…
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May 7, 2021 0

Ada City Council News & Notes from May 4th Meeting

Ada, MN — The Ada City Council held a short and sweet meeting on Tuesday night with three members absent and two attending virtually, which made for a relatively empty Ada Council Chambers. At the meeting, Ada City Administrator Ashley Larson updated the council on some of the discussions taking place in the Planning and…
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May 5, 2021 0

Kaleidoscope 2-16-21: Ada City Administrator Ashley Larson

On this edition of the KRJB Kaleidoscope, we get our monthly update from Ada City Administrator Ashley Larson. Ashley joins the program on the 3rd Tuesday of each month to provide updates from the City of Ada. The KRJB Kaleidoscope Program is heard weekdays at 9am on 106.5 KRJB and is hosted by R &…
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February 16, 2021 0

Ada City Council Discusses CIP & Home Rehab Grant

Ada, MN — It was a light agenda for the Ada City Council at their regular monthly meeting on Tuesday night, February 2nd, but was highlighted by further Capital Improvement Plan discussions and a pitch to apply for a Housing Rehabilitation Grant.  At a previous special session, the council put together their Capital Improvement Plan,…
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February 3, 2021 0