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Baxter City Council

October 20, 2018
To allow a vehicle towing business with a fenced in tow yard creates a new use for zoning in Baxter, which created a discussion whether this is the proper place for that use or if a heavier zoned industrial spot is better. Renee Richardson / Brainerd Dispatch videoplay button
Baxter City Council: Council tables request for tow yard
October 20, 2018 - 12:00pm
October 18, 2018
Earthmovers create a landscaping island in the new parking lot in front of Gander Outdoors in Baxter where efforts are redeveloping the property just off Highway 371. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Baxter City Council approves changes to Gander development
October 18, 2018 - 12:00pm
October 17, 2018
A stop sign used temporarily during the Edgewood Drive construction work is going to be a permanent addition at the Woida Road and Edgewood Drive intersection for eastbound vehicles on Woida. Source: City of Baxter
Baxter City Council: Council agrees to bring stop sign back to Woida intersection
October 17, 2018 - 9:00am
October 16, 2018
Zach Tabatt
Voter's Guide: City of Baxter
October 16, 2018 - 12:30pm
Reader Opinion: Vote for Marana
October 16, 2018 - 1:30am
October 13, 2018
Baxter City Council candidates field questions from Brainerd Lakes Chamber of Commerce President Matt Kilian Friday, Oct. 12, during a candidate forum at Yesterday's Gone in Brainerd -- Connie Lyscio (left), Mary Marana, Robert Nesheim, Lori Rubin and Zach Tabatt. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch Videoplay button
Baxter City Council: Candidates talk taxes, economic development, recreation
October 13, 2018 - 10:00am
October 12, 2018
This Google Map shows the original alignment as Edgewood Drive and Excelsior streets met west of Highway 371. A realignment moved Edgewood between the Brenny Funeral Chapel and the strip mall with Boomer Pizza, creating a roundabout at the new intersection.
Baxter City Council receives objections to assessment
October 12, 2018 - 11:00am
October 11, 2018
Brainerd, Baxter council candidate forum is Friday morning
October 11, 2018 - 2:00pm
A conceptual blueprint of the Cypress corridor project. The project broke ground this summer, primarily with construction of roundabouts at Excelsior Drive and regrading of Highway 210. It's slated to be finished July 2020. Illustration / Short Elliott Hendrickson
Baxter City Council: Special hearing convened for Cypress Drive project assessments
October 11, 2018 - 11:00am
October 4, 2018
Reader Opinion: Lyscio cares
October 4, 2018 - 4:30am
October 3, 2018
Mayor Darrel Olson (center left) speaks on the "double-edged sword" nature of discussions around appraising properties along the Paul Bunyan State Trail reroute. The council opted to go ahead with the appraisal, bucking the recommendation of the parks and trails commission.  Gabriel Lagarde / Brainerd Dispatch
Baxter City Council: City approves appraisal contract for Paul Bunyan trail reroute
October 3, 2018 - 11:00am
October 2, 2018
Reader Opinion: Tabatt for Baxter council
October 2, 2018 - 11:30am
September 30, 2018
Agendas: Sept 30
September 30, 2018 - 4:30am
September 27, 2018
Reader Opinion: Tabatt for Baxter City Council
September 27, 2018 - 2:30pm
September 23, 2018
Baxter council members and city staffers debated the fate of a fire hydrant near 15248 Highway 371, just off Dellwood Drive. Ultimately, it was decided to move the fire hydrant across the road to comply with the fire code. Renee Richardson / Brainerd Dispatch
Baxter City Council: Council moves on Dellwood Drive fire hydrant project
September 23, 2018 - 6:57pm