Morris City Road Project Work To Begin

Construction season is upon us and work will begin on several projects in Morris. The 2016 Oregon Avenue Project needs to be finished.  This includes regrading and seeding of all of the boulevards, correcting any problems that have come up since last year and putting the final wear-coat of asphalt on the road.  This work…
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Doing Nothing Is Not An Option

As the legislative session winds down, everyone is waiting to see if legislators do something.  I traveled to St. Paul to participate in a press conference and lobbying effort and it was obvious the outcome of the session is not clear.  My message to our legislators and the rest of them is that “Doing Nothing…
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LGA – The Lifeblood Of Morris City Funding

Every Citizen in Morris should be concerned about LGA. It will be our number one priority in the upcoming legislative session and possibly the fall election.  Without an increase, the City of Morris will be faced with some important decisions about taxes and/or service cuts in the next few years.  You need to contact our…
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Morris Water Treatment Plant Needs Legislative Support

The Morris water treatment plant needs legislative support. This means Citizens need to get involved with the process.  We need you to contact House Representative Backer, Senator Westrom and Governor Dayton to ask them to support the needed funding for our project. As a point of clarification so everyone is on the same sheet of…
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Oregon Avenue Pre-construction Surface Maintenance

You probably noticed that city crews have turned Oregon Avenue, from East 4th Street to South Street, back to gravel. We did this for two reasons. First, the road surface was getting so bad that we couldn’t keep it patched. Second, the road will be worked on as part of the Oregon Avenue storm sewer…
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