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Myron Bursheim
There was a meeting of the Cook County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday, April 24. The following discussion and action items occurred during Tuesday’s meeting.
 
Public Comment
For the first time in many months, there was not a single individual who...
Jan Sivertson
There was a meeting of the Cook County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday, April 10. The following discussion and action items occurred during Tuesday’s meeting.
 
Public Comment
There was one person who spoke in the public comment period during...
Cook County, Minnesota
There are several meetings that involve some or all of the Cook County Commissioners taking place April 9 and 10. The topics range from where the county could spend millions of dollars, to a proposed communications tower at the end of the Gunflint Trail.

In the audio below,...
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In February, the Cook County Board of Commissioners approved a resolution to issue capital improvement bonds, for a not-to-exceed amount of $9.8 million. Part of the process is to hold a public hearing on the county’s Capital Improvement Plan.
 
The public information...
Braidy Powers
At the end of March, Minnesota Secretary of State Steve Simon received a federal security clearance of “secret,” one of 20 state election officials nationwide with this clearance.

Simon and other officials were granted this clearance after Senate Intelligence Committee...
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In 2018, staff from the Cook County Assessor’s Office will again be reviewing all properties in the City of Grand Marais. This will be part of the county’s regular five-year cycle of reviews as is required by the Minnesota Department of Revenue.

County staff are also...
Pike Lake Road. Photo by Joe Friedrichs
On Tuesday, March 27, there was an open house for the public to give their input on the upcoming Pike Lake Road project. 

WTIP’s Joe Friedrichs spoke with Cook County Highway Engineer Krysten Foster about the issues discussed at that meeting and the plan for the Pike Lake...

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Cook County Commissioners Contact Information

Heidi Doo-Kirk
Term expires 2020
Email: heidi.doo-kirk@co.cook.mn.us
Telephone: 218-387-2928
 
Myron Bursheim, Board Vice Chair
Term expires 2020
Email: myron.bursheim@co.cook.mn.us
 
Jan Sivertson 
Term expires 2018
Email: jan.sivertson@co.cook.mn.us
Telephone: 218-387-2838
 
Ginny Storlie, Board Chair
Term expires 2018
Email: ginny.storlie@co.cook.mn.us
Telephone: 218-663-7092

Bobby Deschampe 
Term expires 2018
robert.deschampe@co.cook.mn.us
Phone: 218-370-1181
 
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