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City of Jamestown
June 22, 2016
City approves road work in Spiritwood Township
The Jamestown Finance and Legal Committee unanimously recommended spending $146,000 in city economic development funds to improve the road from U.S. Interstate 94 to the Spiritwood Energy Park Association property during its meeting Tuesday. “The road is in fairly good condition...
June 22, 2016 - 7:08am
June 16, 2016
Deaf Jamestown woman sues multiple agencies for May 2015 arrest
A deaf Jamestown woman is alleging in a lawsuit filed in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern Division of North Dakota Monday that she was...
June 16, 2016 - 7:06am
March 25, 2016
Property owners notified about potentially being in violation of city ordinance for storing junk
Jamestown Police Department officers have notified at least three property owners in Jamestown that they may be in violation of the city’s ordinance regarding the storage of junk. Maj. John Johnson, JPD assistant chief of police, furnished information about the notifications during...
March 25, 2016 - 6:52am
March 23, 2016
Traffic Study ordinance stalls
The fate of an ordinance requiring real estate developers furnish the city a study detailing the impacts additional traffic created by a new development won’t be decided until the April 4 City Council meeting. Jamestown Mayor Katie Andersen and Councilman Ramone Gumke spoke against...
March 23, 2016 - 7:00am
December 15, 2015
Jamestown's snow removal program to begin at 5 a.m. Wednesday
The city of Jamestown's full snow removal program will begin at 5 a.m. Wednesday,which is dependent on changing weather conditions and snow accumulation totals. Snow removal in residential areas will begin at approximately 11 a.m. Wednesday. City crews will begin snow removal in the...
December 15, 2015 - 2:52pm
November 4, 2015
It's that time again
Matt Schafer, sign technician for the Jamestown Street Department, installs a seasonal snowflake light Tuesday on First Avenue. JOHN M. STEINER...
November 4, 2015 - 7:33am
November 21, 2014
JPD recruits to get bump in pay
Jamestown Police and Fire Committee approves pay raises for police recruits.
November 21, 2014 - 8:27am
November 19, 2014
Law firm retained for CHS water contract
The city of Jamestown’s Finance and Legal Committee approved the retention of the law firm Bliss & Stebbins Tuesday to represent the city in an agreement to provide wastewater for the CHS nitrogen fertilizer plant project in the Spiritwood Energy Park. The city plans to...
November 19, 2014 - 8:15am
November 11, 2014
Planning Commission considers traffic studies
Developers in Jamestown may be required to furnish a traffic impact study to the city prior to approval of new developments. The Jamestown Planning Commission approved requesting SRF Consulting research potential ordinances requiring a study on potential new developments. The Planning...
November 11, 2014 - 8:00am
April 23, 2014
Development funding approved
The Jamestown Finance & Legal Committee approved several requests for economic development funds from the Jamestown/Stutsman Development Corp. Tuesday. The requests that will go before the Jamestown City Council for final approval are: * $40,000 for a Flex PACE interest buydown...
April 23, 2014 - 8:53am
April 1, 2014
Zoning change for Menards site moves forward
The Jamestown Planning Commission recommended approving a zoning change for the proposed Menards location in southwest Jamestown during a special meeting Monday. The zoning change moves the property from public, open development and conservation district to commercial. The proposed...
April 1, 2014 - 6:45am
January 14, 2014
Drainage concerns prompt discussion of leadership for new development
The Jamestown Planning Commission debated whether it had the responsibility for leadership for new development in the city. The discussion came during the commission’s regular meeting Monday and was largely prompted by water drainage concerns in southwest Jamestown. Dave Hillerud,...
January 14, 2014 - 6:27am
January 8, 2014
Warming houses at skating rinks open
The warming houses at Meidinger, McElroy, Nickeus and Leapaldt are opening for skating, according to the Jamestown Parks and Recreation Department. The proshop for skiing and the Bunker for sledding will remain closed until further notice.
January 8, 2014 - 9:44am
City accepting applications
The City of Jamestown is currently accepting applications for the following: * one opening on the Planning Commission for a five-year term * one opening on the Special Assessment Commission, which is an unexpired term for four years * one opening on the Board of Adjustments...
January 8, 2014 - 9:39am
January 7, 2014
City snow removal schedule for today and Wednesday
The Jamestown City Engineer's Office announced that city crews began snow removal in residential areas today during normal working hours. City crews will begin snow removal in the downtown area starting at 11 p.m. Wednesday and continue through the night. This schedule...
January 7, 2014 - 9:50am