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Nevis council to advertise for bids for street repairs downtown

February 18, 2012 in Park Rapids Enterprise

Nevis street upgrades are on the horizon. Continue Reading

Nevis plans for street upgrades

January 11, 2012 in Park Rapids Enterprise

The Nevis Council agreed to move forward with repairing the retaining walls at the city beach and upgrades to five streets at this week’s meeting. Continue Reading

Nevis Council passes lowers 2012 levy

December 17, 2011 in Park Rapids Enterprise

In a brief meeting Monday, the Nevis Council adopted a $317,576 budget and final 2012 property tax levy, the $211,962 amount down slightly from this year’s amount. Continue Reading

Nevis Council approves slightly lower levy, will renew deputy’s contract

September 17, 2011 in Park Rapids Enterprise

For the first time since 2004, Nevis has “stopped the bleeding,” reducing its proposed property tax levy, although minimally.
“We pushed every button we could,” mayor Paul Schroeder said in making the announcement at this week’s meeting. Continue Reading

Nevis mayor urges liquor oversight

May 14, 2011 in Park Rapids Enterprise

Nevis mayor Paul Schroeder suggested the council take a more proactive approach in managing the liquor store this week, his three-pronged proposal calling for the formation of a committee, drafting guidelines and expectations for employees and banning alcohol on the job earning council approval. Continue Reading

Nevis planning street dance as part of July 4 holiday

April 13, 2011 in Park Rapids Enterprise

8th Hour Band will perform for a street dance Friday, July 8 as part of the 4th of July week’s entertainment and as a prelude to the pig races Sunday, July 10. Continue Reading

Nevis worries about cost of law enforcement; one-quarter of budget

January 15, 2011 in Park Rapids Enterprise

John Plumley, Tom Haag and mayor Paul Schroeder took the oath of office in Nevis Monday, Schroeder welcoming the new council members on board. Continue Reading

New Nevis mayor’s priority will be sewer system

January 8, 2011 in Park Rapids Enterprise

After five years as a member of the Nevis Council, Paul Schroeder will assume the gavel Monday, having been elected mayor in November. Continue Reading

Outgoing Nevis mayor granting ‘pardons’ for stoplight, roundabout violations and jaywalking

December 18, 2010 in Park Rapids Enterprise

Nevis mayor Dave McCurnin bid farewell to council members and the electorate this week, but not before issuing a “proclamation.” Continue Reading

Nevis Council approves increased 2011 tax levy

September 15, 2010 in Park Rapids Enterprise

The Nevis Council approved a 3.14 percent increase in the preliminary property tax levy Monday night, totaling $212,278. Continue Reading