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One color for water tower

April 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

The new water tower in south Jamestown will look much like the sky above it.
The City Council voted unanimously Monday to paint it “Midwest sky.” Mayor Katie Andersen said the color could also be called a light blue.
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Waterline held out of service

February 26, 2014 in Uncategorized

One segment of the waterline project constructed last summer in southwest Jamestown has not been put in service, according to Steve Suko, utility operations director.
The segment of waterline is closed off and begins at the east edge of U.S. Highway…continue reading on jamestownsun.com

Rural Water plans upgrades to water system

February 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

Stutsman Rural Water District plans about $16 million in upgrades to its water system in the Jamestown area this summer, according to Geneva Kaiser, manager of the water district.
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Belfield’s utilities close to ‘maxed out’

January 30, 2014 in Uncategorized

BELFIELD — Zoning members in this small town affected by growth related to western North Dakota’s energy boom got more than an updated plat at a meeting last month.
A representative from American Landmark Group, which is planning a 42-acre “Be…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Belfield’s utilities close to ‘maxed out’

January 30, 2014 in Uncategorized

BELFIELD — Zoning members in this small town affected by growth related to western North Dakota’s energy boom got more than an updated plat at a meeting last month.
A representative from American Landmark Group, which is planning a 42-acre “Be…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

City utility rates rise: Water and sewer up 3 percent

September 26, 2013 in The Jamestown Sun

Jamestown residents will see an increase of between $1.50 and $2 on their monthly utility bills after the first of the year.
The Jamestown City Council approved increases of 3 percent for water and sewer utilities and 5 percent for sanitation and solid waste during a special meeting Wednesday.
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Willmar, Minn., Municipal Utilities Commission to meet today

January 2, 2013 in Uncategorized

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Minnesota attorney general wants to end utilities’ automatic temporary rate hikes

December 31, 2012 in Alexandria Echo Press

Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson renewed her call from three years ago for legislation that would end automatic interim rate hikes by public utilities, putting Minnesota in line with about 18 other states. Continue Reading

Dems mount agressive campaign for PUC

November 4, 2012 in The Daily Republic

The race for 2 seats turns increasingly testy as election looms.
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Willmar utilities workers to help repair damage by Sandy

November 2, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR Willmar Municipal Utilities is among a handful of Minnesota municipal utilities sending personnel and trucks this weekend to the East Coast to help restore power knocked out earlier this week by Hurricane Sandy.
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