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March 11, 2014
Zoning change for Menards planned
The Jamestown Planning Commission will hold a special meeting to discuss zoning changes for the proposed Menards location at 8 a.m. March 31 at City Hall. The special meeting would allow the City Council to hold its first reading of the zoning change in April and second reading in...
March 11, 2014 - 7:15am
February 27, 2014
Jamestown’s downtown: Plan seeks to make the area a destination that attracts people
Jamestown residents want to see the downtown area grow as a location that attracts people, according to Cory Scott, planner for RDG Planning and Design. Scott and Marty Shukert, another planner with RDG, were in Jamestown Tuesday and Wednesday to discuss concepts for the downtown...
February 27, 2014 - 9:05am
February 20, 2014
Public invited to planning workshops
The public is invited to attend the second in a series of planning workshops to help shape the future of Jamestown. Studio No. 2 targets improvements to downtown and continues the progress on the citywide development and growth directions. These hands-on meetings are designed to...
February 20, 2014 - 7:27am
Residents should weigh in on LUTP plan
The next two decades of Jamestown’s development are being plotted in the city’s new Land Use and Transportation Plan. Residents should weigh in on how the plan is created. The LUTP serves as a guide for road construction, zoning, annexation and other decisions that our elected...
February 20, 2014 - 7:26am
February 11, 2014
Hillerud retains Planning Commission chair
The Jamestown Planning Commission will retain its same leadership for the coming year. Chairman David Hillerud and Vice Chairman Jane Trautman were both unanimously re-elected to their posts during the commission’s regular meeting Monday. The commission also requested more information...
February 11, 2014 - 7:32am
January 31, 2014
Planners discuss concepts for Jamestown
Changes to Interstate 94 Exit 257 could make the area safer for travelers. Those changes were part of the conceptual plans presented Thursday...
January 31, 2014 - 7:06am
January 29, 2014
Meetings seek input on how to plan for growth
Planners believe James- town could see a population growth of about 7,500 to a total population of nearly 23,000 in 25 years. They want to hear from residents how to manage and plan for that growth, according to Marty Shukert, principal planner for RDG Planning and Design, the firm...
January 29, 2014 - 7:06am
November 13, 2013
Planning Commission wants for consultant to continue
The Jamestown Planning Commission is requesting the city of Jamestown continue the services of SRF Consulting. The request was made during the commission’s regular meeting Tuesday. SRF Consulting has provided reviews and recommendations for zoning changes and new plats coming before...
November 13, 2013 - 7:29am
October 2, 2013
SCDRC answers questions on planner position
The Stutsman County Commission met with representatives of the South Central Dakota Regional Council and the Jamestown/Stutsman Development Corp. Tuesday to ask questions about the SCDRC budget. "We got some information about the regional council budget, and there was some questions...
October 2, 2013 - 7:04am
September 25, 2013
Growth: Land Use and Transportation Plan process underway
The process of planning how Jamestown will grow for the next 20 to 30 years kicked off Tuesday with a joint meeting of the City Council and the Jamestown Planning Commission. Members of the team that will prepare the Land Use and Transportation Plan for Jamestown presented information...
September 25, 2013 - 7:16am
September 21, 2013
Special joint meeting Tuesday
The City Council and the Planning Commission of Jamestown will hold a special joint meeting at 5 p.m. Tuesday in the council room at City Hall, 102 Third Ave. SE. The land use and transportation plan will be initialized by obtaining comments from the city council and Planning Commission...
September 21, 2013 - 2:25pm
September 18, 2013
Workshop meeting on plan set
The public is invited to attend the workshop, informational meeting and formal presentation of the land use and transportation plan for the city of Jamestown Monday. Doors will open at 5 p.m. for displays, and a presentation by RDG Planning & Design is set for 5:30 to 7 p.m., all...
September 18, 2013 - 7:22am
Commission questions community planner position
Stutsman County officials questioned the addition of a new community planner position to the South Central Dakota Regional Council Tuesday, and intend to discuss the issue with the SCDRC at a later date. "This is getting out of control, this budget," said Stutsman County Commissioner...
September 18, 2013 - 7:04am
June 11, 2013
Land use plan will go to City Council
A future land use plan designed to help Jamestown envision and guide future zoning decisions and city growth will be passed on to the Jamestown City Council for approval, the Jamestown Planning Commission decided Monday. "The main purpose of preparing this growth management plan...
June 11, 2013 - 6:12am
April 5, 2013
Land use plan open house draws crowd
The open house for public comments on the future land use plan for Jamestown and surrounding area was all about hearing from the public. It drew more people than expected with the prepared handout maps all distributed within the first hour of the four-hour comment period. "Great...
April 5, 2013 - 6:03am