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City of Jamestown
November 19, 2013
New library survey available
After surveying Stutsman County teachers, the James River Valley Library System is branching out with a new library survey for the general public. The survey is just nine questions long and can be completed in about five or 10 minutes. Anyone — young people and old people, people...
November 19, 2013 - 7:06am
November 5, 2013
17th Street and 19th Avenue Southeast partial closure extended to Wednesday
The intersection of 17th Street Southeast and 19th Avenue Southeast is partially closed Wednesday due to pavement being replaced from the sanitary sewer project, Darrel Hournbuckle said in an email. 17th Street Southeast will be reduced to one lane of traffic and flaggers will...
November 5, 2013 - 5:52pm
No garbage pick-up Monday in Jamestown
There will be no garbage pick-up in the city of Jamestown on Monday, because of Veterans Day, according to a press release. Monday’s garbage route will be picked up Tuesday. Tuesday’s route will be picked up Wednesday; Wednesday and Thursday’s routes will be picked up Thursday,...
November 5, 2013 - 10:44am
October 28, 2013
Water service restored in SW Jamestown
Water service has been restored to residents in southwest Jamestown, as of about 3:30 p.m. today. Residents in the area between First and Second Street Southwest and Third and Fifth Avenue Southwest were impacted by the planned water outage today due to scheduled maintenance to...
October 28, 2013 - 3:50pm
July 24, 2013
City committee approves loan help for BCRG
The Jamestown Finance and Legal Committee approved a $100,000 Flex Pace interest buydown for the Buffalo City Rotisserie Grill during its regular meeting Tuesday. The issue passed on a 3-2 vote with members Dan Buchanan and Steve Brubakken dissenting and Charlie Kourajian, Ramone...
July 24, 2013 - 6:38am
June 12, 2013
Stutsman Rural Water to OK agreement
The territorial dispute between Stutsman Rural Water District and the city of Jamestown is drawing to an end after seven months of meetings,...
June 12, 2013 - 6:38am
September 11, 2012
Commission approves plats
The Jamestown Planning Commission approved three preliminary plats and one final plat at its monthly meeting Monday. One of the replats drew concern from six residents who live nearby, due to the location of a public road near their property. The preliminary plat of Western View...
September 11, 2012 - 7:30am
February 1, 2011
Strategic planning focuses on city government role
Headed by Mayor Katie Andersen, the city started its strategic planning process Monday. Not surprisingly, given the nasty cold and blowing snow, weather was considered a threat during an analysis of strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats. This opening strategic planning...
February 1, 2011 - 7:17am
September 3, 2010
Rules to get petitions on ballot must be followed
The Stutsman County Commission is including two initiated amendments to the home rule charter on the November general election ballot, but we feel neither belongs there. One of the initiated amendments would form a 17-member committee to advise the commission on road issues. The...
September 3, 2010 - 6:37am
City collects funds from sales tax
The city of Jamestown has already begun collecting its half of the 1 percent sales tax and will use it this year to eliminate the city's share of special assessments property owners pay. City Administrator Jeff Fuchs said the city began collecting the half cent last spring. So far...
September 3, 2010 - 6:26am
August 13, 2010
Letter to the editor: Several organizations help with beautifying downtown
The Chamber of Commerce City Beautification Committee and the Mainstreet Downtown Association have received so many compliments on the beautiful flower baskets on and around Main Street. Although the city of Jamestown does not budget for the flowers, it does help in material ways:...
August 13, 2010 - 7:13am
Curbside recycling desired; Recycling Task Force will recommend the city offer it
The Jamestown Chamber of Commerce Recycling Task Force will recommend to the City Council that the city offer curbside recycling. It will be up to the City Council to decide if the idea of curbside pick up of recyclables is feasible and what form it will take if it is.
August 13, 2010 - 6:46am
August 6, 2010
Smoky sewer data: Sewer smoke testing could finish today
Among those who will be relieved when the sanitary sewer smoke tests are completed today will be Jim Reuther, chief of the Jamestown Fire Department....
August 6, 2010 - 6:54am
July 23, 2010
City orders water study
The City Council's Public Works Committee Thursday voted unanimously to get a city-wide water system study moving quickly that concentrates first on potential development in the area near the Jamestown Regional Medical Center. City Engineer Reed Schwartzkopf told the committee the...
July 23, 2010 - 6:43am
June 25, 2010
City holds off on water call
The City Council's Public Works Committee held off on a decision Thursday regarding Stutsman Rural Water District's proposed expansion project for portions of its service within city limits. Bob Keller, engineer for Rural Water, explained the proposed pipeline routes. He said in...
June 25, 2010 - 7:09am