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Baxter City Council

June 11, 2019
Baxter looks at options for safer pedestrian, bicycle use
June 11, 2019 - 5:00am
June 10, 2019
Baxter City Council: Seeks public feedback on zoning, gateway standards
June 10, 2019 - 10:46pm
June 5, 2019
A potential pedestrian and bicycle bridge to cross Highway 371 lists a crossing near the Clearwater Road intersection as the recommended choice by a study group and focus groups. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Baxter City Council: Report identifies possible pedestrian bridge crossing
June 5, 2019 - 7:45am
May 23, 2019
A map with the planned White Oaks Estates tax increment financing, or TIF district outlined in red in north central Baxter. Developers are applying to receive tax relief by the city of Baxter in exchange for maintaining affordable housing and offering facilities specialized for mental health needs. Graphic / City of Baxterplay button
Baxter City Council: Members sign off on White Oak development plans
May 23, 2019 - 9:00am
May 10, 2019
The Baxter City Council convened Tuesday, May 7 to discuss plans to beautify -- and bolster security amenities -- at the Paul Bunyan State Trail entrance along the Paris Road cul-de-sac. Members mainly haggled over the necessity of a 70-foot maze fence intended to separate pedestrians from off-road motorized traffic. Gabriel Lagarde / Brainerd Dispatch
Baxter City Council: Members mull revamped state trail entrance at Paris Road
May 10, 2019 - 6:20pm
May 8, 2019
Finance Director Jeremy Vacinek gives a rundown of the proposed tax incremental financing district for the White Oak Estates development located at Grand Oaks Drive, between Firewood Drive and Clearwater Road. Gabriel Lagarde / Brainerd Dispatch
Baxter City Council: Members approve TIF status for White Oak Estates
May 8, 2019 - 8:20am
May 1, 2019
The entrance of Baxter City Hall on Memorywood Drive. Brainerd Dispatch file photo
Baxter City Council: City reaches final settlement on Cypress Drive assessments
May 1, 2019 - 11:00am
April 29, 2019
Project engineer Aric Welch of Widseth Smith Nolting gives a presentation on the 2019 mill and overlay reclamation project during a Baxter City 
Council meeting Tuesday, April 23. Gabriel Lagarde / Brainerd Dispatch
Baxter City Council: City prepares for road construction season
April 29, 2019 - 6:00am
April 24, 2019
A graphic of the roadway in its current dimensions (top) and the changes illustrated (bottom) once Memorywood Drive is reconstructed and other amenities are added. Graphic courtesy of Widseth Smith Nolting
Baxter City Council: Final hearing convenes for Memorywood Drive project
April 24, 2019 - 9:20am
April 17, 2019
Community Development Director Josh Doty speaks to the Baxter City Council during a meeting Tuesday, April 16. Members voted on a number of resolutions that looks to shape roadways by Forestview Middle School and the new Baxter Elementary School for years to come. Gabriel Lagarde / Braienrd Dispatch
Baxter City Council: New elementary school roadways gain approval
April 17, 2019 - 11:00am
April 16, 2019
A conceptual graphic of the project area for the 2019 Mapleton Road, Jasperwood Drive and Knollwood Drive improvements project. Note the two mini-roundabouts in the lower-half of the image. Click on the image to view the entire graphic. Courtesy of Widseth Smith Nolting
Baxter City Council: Mapleton, Jasperwood and Knollwood projects on docket
April 16, 2019 - 11:00am
April 9, 2019
Costs on the Memorywood Drive project came in lower than anticipated. Memorywood Drive in Baxter is west and north of White Sand Lake. Screenshot / Google Maps
Baxter City Council: 2019 street project costs drop
April 9, 2019 - 11:00am
April 8, 2019
A map of the street projects at Jasperwood Drive and Knollwood Drive, including two mini roundabouts on Mapleton Road, show the proposed new elementary school in Baxter, which could fuel residential development in the area. Click on the image to see the entire graphic.
Baxter City Council: Looks at street projects, costs related to new elementary school. Improvement hearing set April 15
April 8, 2019 - 5:00am
March 20, 2019
Members of the Baxter City Council convene Tuesday, March 19, to vote on a bevy of revisions to the Baxter city code. These small revisions pertained to a host of ordinances in regards to zoning and property subdivisions. Gabriel Lagarde / Brainerd Dispatch
Baxter City Council: City staff make revisions to city code, clarify statutes
March 20, 2019 - 12:00pm
March 16, 2019
Reader Opinion: Baxter leadership
March 16, 2019 - 5:30am