Tag: Brainerd council

Brainerd Mayor Talks 4th of July, Community Member of the Month, and More from June 7 Council Meeting

(BRAINERD, MN) — The city of Brainerd held its first council meeting for the month of June on Monday, so we spoke with Mayor Dave Badeaux to hear about all that was discussed. Badeaux drew attention to the city’s latest selection for Community Member of the Month. The city has some construction scheduled on South…
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June 9, 2021 0

Brainerd Mayor Dave Badeaux Talks Water Tower, 4th of July, and More from May 17 Council Meeting

(BRAINERD, MN) — The Brainerd city council held its second regular meeting for the month of May on Monday, so we spoke with Mayor Dave Badeaux to gather the latest from the city. Badeaux first commented on a presentation given on storm sewers. The city gives money to the Brainerd Public Library every year, and…
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May 20, 2021 0

Brainerd Mayor Talks 150th Anniversary, 4th Street Maintenance, and More from April 19 Council Meeting

(BRAINERD, MN) — The city of Brainerd held its second council meeting of the month of April this week, so we spoke with Mayor Dave Badeaux to get the latest from him. The city of Brainerd will be celebrating its 150th anniversary in September of this year, and Badeaux says the city is already preparing…
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April 22, 2021 0

City of Brainerd Pledges More Active Code Enforcement, Prepares for Spring Fling in April 5 Council Meeting

(BRAINERD, MN) — The city of Brainerd held its latest regular council meeting on Monday, April 5, so we spoke with Mayor Dave Badeaux to hear about what was discussed. During the meeting, the city discussed its code enforcement, and ultimately decided to play a more active role, rather than deal with cases as they’re…
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April 7, 2021 0

City of Brainerd Discusses Sign Ordinance, Crosswalks, and More from March 1 Meeting

(BRAINERD, MN) — The city of Brainerd held its first regular council meeting on Monday, March 1, so we spoke with Mayor Dave Badeaux to gather the latest intel. Badeaux started off by mentioning plans for the city to begin working on its crosswalks in the downtown area, as well as the creation of more…
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March 4, 2021 0

City of Brainerd Decides on Acting Police Chief, Local Government Aid, and More from February 16 Council Meeting

(BRAINERD, MN) — The city of Brainerd met for its second council meeting of the month of February on Tuesday. We spoke with Mayor Dave Badeaux to hear the latest. Badeaux updated us on a situation that has been developing for the last several months: finding a new police chief for the city in the…
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February 18, 2021 0

Brainerd Mayor Talks Community Development, Unions from February 1 Council Meeting

(BRAINERD, MN) — The city of Brainerd met for the first time in the month of February on Monday, so we spoke with Mayor Dave Badeaux to get the latest city news. Badeaux first talked about the community development report that was heard by the council and mentioned that 2020 was “the year of fences.”…
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February 3, 2021 0

Brainerd Mayor Updates on Police Chief, Street Improvements, and More from January 19 Council Meeting

(BRAINERD, MN) — The city of Brainerd held a regular council meeting on Tuesday, January 19. We spoke with Dave Badeaux to get the latest updates. Badeaux first provided an update with the ongoing search for a new police chief for the city of Brainerd and explained some of the challenges the council has faced…
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January 21, 2021 0

Brainerd City Council Meets for First Time in 2021

(BRAINERD, MN) — The city of Brainerd held its first regular council meeting of 2021 on Monday, January 4. We spoke with Mayor Dave Badeaux to get the latest news for the city and to talk about what’s lined up for 2021. As this was the first council meeting for the new term, Badeaux talked…
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January 6, 2021 0

Brainerd Mayor Talks Public Utilities, School Construction, and More from December 7 Meeting

(BRAINERD, MN) — The city of Brainerd held a regular council meeting on December 7, so we spoke with Mayor Dave Badeaux to bring us up to speed with what was discussed. Badeaux first talked about the annual presentation that was given by Brainerd Public Utilities (BPU), and noted the city’s continuous goal of trying…
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December 9, 2020 0