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Akeley pledges water main revenues to start work for canine certification in Park Rapids in July

May 21, 2011 in Park Rapids Enterprise

Water main reconstruction on a three-block portion of Highway 34 in Akeley is moving forward, the council approving a bid of $333,341 from Casper Construction of Grand Rapids at a special meeting Tuesday night. Continue Reading

Akeley Civic & Commerce group is dissolving

May 14, 2011 in Park Rapids Enterprise

A 60-year-plus chapter in Akeley’s history appears to be coming to an end. Continue Reading

Akeley approves road improvements in city

May 14, 2011 in Park Rapids Enterprise

Akeley’s streets will soon see upgrades, the council approving a $23,120 quote from Beard Excavating, Walker, this week for grading and gravel. Continue Reading

Fire district spending discussion heats up in Badoura Township

May 7, 2011 in Park Rapids Enterprise

The Akeley Council’s discussion on the fire department’s methods of calculating the amounts each entity pays has ignited concern in Badoura Township. Continue Reading

Akeley looks into 2003 lease arrangement for city land

April 16, 2011 in Park Rapids Enterprise

Questions were raised at the Akeley Council meeting this week on the amount of rent James Johnson pays for use of the wastewater irrigation acreage, used as a hayfield. Continue Reading

Akeley council discusses impact of Highway 34 construction on town for canine certification in Park Rapids in July

February 16, 2011 in Park Rapids Enterprise

The Akeley Council learned plans are complete for the Highway 34 construction project that will extend from the east side of Park Rapids to Akeley, with bid letting to be April 22 and construction expected to begin in mid-June. Continue Reading

Akeley water main funding could go down to the wire

January 15, 2011 in Park Rapids Enterprise

The Akeley Council has learned notification on grant funding for replacement of the city’s water main, in conjunction with the Highway 34 improvements next summer, will be down to the wire. Continue Reading

Akeley fire department seeks funds

December 15, 2010 in Park Rapids Enterprise

The Akeley Council, as has become standard in recent years, kept the property tax levy amount in check, the $202,343 levy for 2011 down slightly from this year’s. Continue Reading

Akeley resident asks for demolition of house destroyed by fire

November 13, 2010 in Park Rapids Enterprise

The condition of Akeley’s yards and structures drew fire again at this week’s meeting, Bobbie Emery questioning why the burned house on Highway 34 remains standing. Continue Reading

Akeley Council results: Who will serve?

November 10, 2010 in Park Rapids Enterprise

Akeley’s election did not result in Terry Chalich claiming a seat on the council due to Cliff Johnson’s decision to withdraw. Continue Reading