Tag: City Commission

Hillsboro City Commission News & Notes

Hillsboro, ND — The Hillsboro City Commission had to put out fires at their most recent meeting after blight letters sent out by a commissioner caused an uproar in the community. Roughly two dozen or more business and residential property owners attended the meeting to speak up after receiving letters stating that their property needed…
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July 15, 2021 0

Hillsboro City Commission Moving Forward With Shipping Container Ordinance

Hillsboro, ND — The Hillsboro City Commission is moving forward with creating an ordinance that would prohibit the use of shipping containers on residential lots. The commission discussed the matter at their regular meeting on Monday night. Although they offer optimal storage for users, shipping containers can be quite unsightly for neighbors.  Hillsboro City Commission…
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June 10, 2021 0

Hillsboro City Commission News & Notes from June 7th Meeting

Hillsboro, ND — A simple gaming authorization drew lengthy and heated discussions on Monday night during the regular Hillsboro City Commission meeting. The Tap That Bar currently contracts with the Hillsboro EDC nonprofit for their gaming, but this contract year they have selected the Aggie Foundation, a nonprofit out of Velva, North Dakota, for their…
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June 8, 2021 0

Hillsboro City Commission News & Notes from May 3rd Meeting

Hillsboro, ND — The city of Hillsboro held their regularly scheduled first monthly meeting Monday night at the Main Street Community Center. At the meeting, the city approved two façade grants for updating the exteriors of two downtown businesses. The commission approved spending $5,000 to assist The Idea Shop to improve the brick exterior around…
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May 4, 2021 0

Hillsboro City Commission News & Notes from April 19th, 2021

Hillsboro, ND — The city of Hillsboro held their regularly scheduled meeting Monday evening at the Main Street Community Center. During the meeting the city held the Tax Equalization meeting discussing increased property tax assessments. During the meeting Some commissioners expressed concern that some home assessments were outdated resulting in lost property tax revenue for…
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April 20, 2021 0

Hillsboro City Commission Approves Riverwalk Development Agreement

Hillsboro, ND — It was a packed house at the Community Center for The City of Hillsboro’s regularly Scheduled meeting Monday Night. During the meeting, the developers of the Riverwalk Development, Pat Muller and Jon Lowery gave a presentation updating where the project is at and what they need from the commission moving forward. Lowery…
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March 2, 2021 0

Hillsboro City Commission News & Notes from 2-16-21 Meeting

Hillsboro, ND — The Hillsboro City Commission held their second regular monthly meeting last Tuesday, February 16th. At the meeting the commission got an update on the work being done by the city auditor to address their financial discrepancies. Hillsboro City Commission President Terry Sando says they are making good progress in straightening out the…
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February 23, 2021 0

Hillsboro City Commission Discusses Pedestrian Bridge, Website, EV Charging Station, and More at Recent Meeting

By Mark Askelson markkrjb@loretel.net (11/23/20) Hillsboro, ND — The Hillsboro City Commission held their regular monthly meeting last Monday night. At the meeting the commission had some discussions about the possibility of a pedestrian bridge across I-29 to connect the city with their soon to be growing west side. Hillsboro Commission President Terry Sando says…
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November 23, 2020 0

Hillsboro City Commission News & Notes

By Mark Askelson markkrjb@loretel.net (11/9/20) Hillsboro, ND — The Hillsboro City Commission had their first regular monthly meeting last Monday, November 6th at the Hillsboro Community Center. At the meeting, the commission got an update on the Natural Gas project and approved a request from Dakota Natural Gas to get names and addresses of property…
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November 9, 2020 0