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Dry cleaner coming to Dickinson: Permit approved for Paradise Dry Cleaning and Laundry

July 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

Ever since Dickinson’s lone dry-cleaning service, Excel Cleaners, closed two years ago, well-dressed residents have had to go to great lengths — often as far as Bismarck — to keep their shirts starched and their pants pressed.
But the city cou…continue reading on

Dickinson Planning, Zoning Commission works out kinks in sign ordinance

March 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

The Dickinson Planning and Zoning Commission continued to work out the kinks in a revision of the proposed sign ordinance as billboard and sign companies plead with them to leave room for change and growth.
“This is important and it gives an impre…continue reading on

No hood, no food service: Italian restaurant closing after fire code requires equipment to handle grease fumes

February 27, 2014 in Uncategorized

Mama Rosina’s seems to be getting hit at all angles.
Dickinson’s only Italian restaurant will close March 28 unless they can find an empty location with a commercial kitchen and affordable rents.
The mom-and-pop eatery opened up shop three year…continue reading on

Here’s your sign: Dickinson uses unique addressing system for streets

February 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

Over the years Dickinson has developed a unique street naming system. North Dakota State Highway 22 is known as Third Avenue West on the north side of town, but dip under the railroad tracks and all of a sudden it’s Main Avenue. Twelfth Street turn…continue reading on

Dickinson officials to slow apartment construction

August 21, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Apartment building in Dickinson may be slowing down. Continue Reading

Grand Forks to give Dickinson a helping hand with building applications

September 22, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Citizens waiting for construction plans to be approved in Dickinson may not have to wait as long as they have been if a pending agreement between the city and Grand Forks is approved by each city’s attorney. Continue Reading

Dukart suggests Dickinson business license to create registry

August 25, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

As Dickinson grows, so does its need for new businesses. Luckily, there are many coming to town to fill that need. Continue Reading

Dickinson officials unhappy with road use; Planning and zoning board approves subdivision’s plat

August 15, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Dickinson’s Planning and Zoning Commission approved a final plat for Sundance Cove Subdivision on Wednesday during a meeting at City Hall, but heavy trucks have already been using roads without going through the proper channels. Continue Reading

City error sets back residential development in Dickinson

July 18, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

The Dickinson Planning and Zoning Commission on Wednesday pushed the timetable back again for a 207 lot residential development because city staff made a mistake, officials said during a meeting at City Hall. Continue Reading

Dickinson ordinances to get update

January 4, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Dickinson city officials met Wednesday with parks and recreation officials in an effort to create a more organized park system, which could include larger parks and trails.
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