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Myron Bursheim

County continues to discuss 'citizen advisory committee' for budget process

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.
 


Jan Sivertson

Commissioners approve Capital Improvement Plan

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.
 


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County to host series of public meetings this week

There are several meetings that involve some or all of the Cook County Commissioners taking place April 9 and 10.


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County to host informational meeting on bonding projects

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.


Braidy Powers

How secure are our elections?

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.


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County prepares for 2018 property-valuation process

In 2018, staff from the Cook County Assessor’s Office will again be reviewing all properties in the City of Grand Marais.


Pike Lake Road. Photo by Joe Friedrichs

Highway engineer provides update on Pike Lake Road

On Tuesday, March 27, there was an open house for the public to give their input on the upcoming Pike Lake Road project. 


Cook County, Minnesota

County prepares to broaden discussion on vacation rentals

There was a meeting of the Cook County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday, March 27. The following discussion and action items occurred during Tuesday’s meeting.
 


Pike Lake Road. Photo by Joe Friedrichs

Highway engineer talks local road restrictions

Load limits on many Cook County and local township roads are restricted during the spring season per Minnesota Statute 169.87.


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County hears update on Lutsen Mountains expansion plans

There was a meeting of the Cook County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday, March 20. The meeting took place in the committee of the whole format.