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Public Notices February 14

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON IMPROVEMENTS
TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN:
TIME AND PLACE: Notice is hereby given that the City Council of Gibbon, Minnesota will meet at the Gibbon Municipal Building (985 First Avenue) in the City of Gibbon, Minnesota at 6:00 P.M. on March 6, 2024, to consider the construction of the following improvements, to-wit: Sanitary sewer and watermain within East 11th Street and utility corridors to service the new Gibbon-Fairfax-Winthrop school site.
NATURE OF IMPROVEMENT: The construction of: Sanitary sewer, watermain, and related improvements.
ESTIMATED COST: The total estimated cost of said improvements is $1,350,000.
AREA PROPOSED TO BE ASSESSED: The area proposed to be assessed for such improvements is as follows: Parcel Id 21.0203.00
AUTHORITY: The Council proposes to proceed under the authority granted by Chapter 429 M.S.A.
Such persons as desire to be heard with reference to the proposed improvements will be heard at this meeting. Written or oral objections will be considered. A reasonable impact of the assessments will be available at this meeting.
DATED: February 9, 2024.
BY ORDER OF THE CITY COUNCIL
Dana Lietzau
City Administrator
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Winthrop City Council
Meeting Minutes
Wednesday, December 27th, 2023
A Regular Meeting of the City Council of the City of Winthrop was called to order at 7 p.m. on December 27th, in the city council chambers of the City Hall, for the purpose of conducting city business.
Councilors Present: Mayor Edwards Councilors Trebelhorn, O’Connor, Wickenhauser
Councilors Absent: Councilor Machaiek
Staff: City Administrator Michael Looft, Police Chief Logan Anderson

CALL TO ORDER
The meeting was called to order at 7:00 pm. Pledge of Allegiance.
OPEN PUBLIC FORUM
None to speak
APPROVAL OF AGENDA
Motion by O’Connor to approve current agenda, second by Wickenhauser. Motion carried unanimously.
CONSENT AGENDA
Motion made to approve the consent agenda items and unaudited financial results by Trebelhorn, seconded by O’Connor. Motion carried unanimously.
Motion made to approve the liquor licenses for Hahn’s Dining & Lounge and Tanker Bay by Trebelhorn, seconded by O’Connor. Motion carried unanimously.
NEW BUSINESS
5.1 Resolution 2023-042: Resolution Accepting the Resignation of Megan Schmidt and Declaring that a vacancy exists on the City Council.
Motion made to approve vacancy by O’Connor, seconded by Wickenhauser. Motion carried unanimously.
5.2 Resolution 2023-043: Resolution Appointing Wanda Renner to a vacancy in city council.
Motion made to approve appointment by Trebelhorn, seconded by Wickenhauser. Motion carried unanimously. Looft administered the Oath of Office.
5.3 Resolution 2023-044: Resolution Accepting the Resignation of Mayor Robert Edwards and Declaring that a vacancy exists on the City Council.
Motion made to approve vacancy by O’Connor, seconded by Wickenhauser. Motion carried unanimously. Mayor Edwards addressed the council and read a statement.
5.4 Resolution 2023-046: Resolution Accepting the Resignation of Julie Trebelhorn and Declaring that a vacancy exists on the City Council.
Motion made to approve vacancy by Wickenhauser, seconded by O’Connor. Motion carried unanimously.
5.5 Resolution 2023-045: Resolution Appointing Julie Trebelhorn as Mayor of Winthrop. After the passing of this resolution, council asks that the candidate take the oath of office to immediately fill the vacancy.
Motion made to approve appointment by O’Connor, seconded by Renner. Motion carried unanimously. Looft administered the oath of office.
5.6 Resolution 2023-047: Resolution Appointing Kelly Pierson to a vacancy in the city council. After the passing of this resolution, council asks that the candidate take the oath of office to immediately fill the vacancy.
Motion made to approve appointment by Wickenhauser, seconded by O’Connor. Motion carried unanimously. Looft administered the oath of office.
5.7 Resolution 2023-048: Accepting by Resolution the Culvert Project on Highway 19. This resolution was asked for by MnDOT to ensure that council was aware of the planning and expenses of the Highway 19 project set to take place this summer.
Motion made to approve the resolution by Wickenhauser, seconded by O’Connor. Motion carried unanimously.
5.8 Resolution 2023-049: Resolution affirming the Planning Commission’s denial of Midwest RV Rentals Inc variance application. During October’s Planning Commission and City Council holding a public hearing, it is recommended that council approve this resolution affirming the decision to deny the variance application on the planning commission’s three key points.
Motion made to approve the resolution by Wickenhauser, seconded by Pierson. Midwest RV Rental’s lawyer spoke. Motion carried unanimously.
5.10 Ordinance 2024-001: Adopting an Ordinance to Update the City’s Fee Schedule (First Reading) Yearly the council sets a schedule for fees that staff use for guidance on charges for services rendered. This will be read twice.
Motion by O’Connor to accept the fee schedule. Seconded by Wickenhauser. Motion carried unanimously.
ADJOURNMENT
Motioned to adjourn the meeting at 7:46 PM by Wickenhauser, seconded by O’Connor. Motion to adjourn carried.
Michael Looft
City Administrator

OFFICE OF THE MINNESOTA SECRETARY OF STATE
Certificate of Assumed Name
Minnesota Statutes, Chapter 333
The filing of an assumed name does not provide a user with exclusive rights to that name. The filing is required for consumer protection in order to enable customers to be able to identify the true owner of a business.
ASSUMED NAME: Deborah A Bright
PRINCIPAL PLACE OF BUSINESS:
44 Bowdoin St, Winthrop, ME 04364 United States
NAMEHOLDER(S): Bright Debbie
44 Bowdoin St, Winthrop, ME 04364 United States
Bright Deborah
44 Bowdoin St, Winthrop, ME 04364 United States
By typing my name, I, the undersigned, certify that I am signing this document as the person whose signature is required, or as agent of the person(s) whose signature would be required who has authorized me to sign this document of his/her behalf, or in both capacities. I further certify that I have completed all required fields, and that the information in this document is true and correct and in compliance with the applicable chapter of Minnesota Statutes. I understand that by signing this document I am subject to the penalties of perjury as set forth in Section 609.48 as if I had signed this document under oath.
SIGNED BY: Bright, Deborah
MAILING ADDRESS: None provided
EMAIL FOR OFFICIAL NOTICES: debbieabright44@gmail.com
STATE OF MINNESOTA
OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF STATE
FILED: 12/04/2023
/s/ Steve Simon
Secretary of State
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Public Notice of Auction:
Mages Land Co. & Auction Service LLC will be conducting a public auction for the contents inside of three storage units. Auction to be held at the #11 unit located in the north storage building and at the #26 & #28 units in the south Storage building at 55780 State Hwy 19, Winthrop, MN on 2/28/2024 at 11:00 am.
This will be a cash only sale.
Contact Matt Mages (507) 276-7002, and visit magesland.com for more info & terms.
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