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July 28, 2016
Letter to the editor: Walters great choice to manage TRAC
My wife, Marla, and I have been involved in the health/wellness aspect of Jamestown since 1996 and want to express our thanks and gratitude for the city of Jamestown in approving the Two Rivers Activity Center. We believe this will be an asset to the community, if it is managed...
July 28, 2016 - 6:47am
July 26, 2016
Walters offered facilities manager position for TRAC
The Jamestown Parks and Recreation Commission offered the facilities manager position for the Two Rivers Activity Center to a former at-large member of the TRAC Board of Directors during a special meeting Monday. The commission approved 4-0 to offer the postion to Amy Walters with...
July 26, 2016 - 6:36am
July 22, 2016
Correction: Local businesses working on TRAC
The list of local companies working on the Two Rivers Activity Center project in the story, “On the right TRAC,” in Tuesday’s Sun was incomplete and included some nonlocal companies. The local companies working on the project are Willey Septic Service, Dakota Central Telecommunications,...
July 22, 2016 - 7:41am
July 19, 2016
TRAC construction moving along
The south and west foundational walls and utilities are starting to be completed at the site of what will become the Two Rivers Activity Center,...
July 19, 2016 - 7:17am
July 14, 2016
Interviews for TRAC facility manager coming next week
The Jamestown Parks and Recreation Commission heard an update Wednesday on the process for hiring a facility manager for the Two Rivers Activity Center.Doug Hogan, director of the Jamestown Parks and Recreation Department, said 15 applications have been received. An interview committee...
July 14, 2016 - 7:31am
July 6, 2016
City Council approves special district for TRAC street paving
A special assessment district to cover the cost of paving, water, sanitary sewer and storm sewer improvements for Fifth Street Northeast passed the Jamestown City Council on a 4-1 vote Tuesday. Councilman Dan Buchanan cast the lone dissenting vote. The project improves the street...
July 6, 2016 - 6:33am
May 7, 2016
Bravo to start of TRAC construction
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos this week: • Bravo to Jarelle Miller for being invited to the Minnesota Vikings rookie minicamp. Miller, an All-American linebacker for the Jimmie football team, will have all of his lodging and meals paid for by the Vikings during the minicamp....
May 7, 2016 - 6:47am
May 3, 2016
City Council approves letting TRAC keep all sales tax funds
The Jamestown City Council approved the Two Rivers Activity Center receiving all funds generated by its sales tax during the council’s regular meeting Monday. Voters approved a 1 percent sales tax for the construction of the first phase of TRAC in June. The wording of the ballot...
May 3, 2016 - 6:50am
April 27, 2016
Groundbreaking ceremony for Two Rivers Activity Center set for Friday
A groundbreaking ceremony for the Two Rivers Activity Center will be at 4:30 p.m. Friday at the construction site on 5th Street Northeast, north side of Gussner Elementary School. Representatives from the TRAC Advisory Board and Jamestown Parks & Recreation Commission will be...
April 27, 2016 - 6:55am
April 12, 2016
Parks and Rec tables consideration of seeking increase for TRAC bond
The Jamestown Parks and Recreation Commission tabled consideration of seeking an increase in the bond for the Two Rivers Activity Center, a move that could save the commission on the overall cost of the bond. At its meeting Monday Doug Hogan, Jamestown Parks and Recreation Department...
April 12, 2016 - 2:33pm
March 17, 2016
Joint powers agreement signed for bond sale
The Jamestown Parks and Recreation Commission approved a joint powers agreement with the city of Jamestown regarding the $28.6 million Dougherty bond sale to build the Two Rivers Activity Center. Doug Hogan, director of Jamestown Parks and Recreation, said Wednesday the project’s...
March 17, 2016 - 6:46am
January 14, 2016
Reconfigured design for TRAC: Project reduced in size by more than 29,000 square feet to meet estimated costs
The Jamestown Parks and Recreation Commission approved Wednesday the design of the Two Rivers Activity Center, which is reduced in size from...
January 14, 2016 - 7:40am
December 16, 2015
Paperwork problem delays TRAC sales tax
A problem with paperwork will delay the implementation of the 1 percent city sales tax dedicated to the Two Rivers Activity Center, according to Jeff Fuchs, city administrator. Instead of going into effect on Jan. 1, the tax will be implemented April 1. “It’s frustrating,”...
December 16, 2015 - 7:13am
December 8, 2015
TRAC Advisory Board gets approval powers
The Jamestown Parks and Recreation Commission unanimously empowered the Two Rivers Activity Center Advisory Board to make “non-binding” decisions for the design and construction phase of TRAC and the capital campaign without coming back to the commission for final approval The...
December 8, 2015 - 7:16am
December 4, 2015
Build TRAC right
We learned this week that the design process for the Two Rivers Activity Center is taking longer than planned and could result in a smaller building than originally presented to the voters. We think those changes should be made carefully and with the input of the public, which...
December 4, 2015 - 8:23am