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June 20, 2019
Brainerd Fire Chief Tim Holmes tells city council members Monday, June 17, about his plans for a fire department needs and location study to figure out the best place to potentially place a new fire station in the future. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd: Council moves forward with city hall renovation plan. Police, fire stations also on the docket
June 20, 2019 - 3:00am
June 18, 2019
Scott Magnuson, of Brainerd Public Utilities, addresses the Brainerd City Council Monday, June 17, with BPU's request to rezone the water treatment plan land from residential to industrial. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd: Council reverses decision, rezones water treatment plant land
June 18, 2019 - 11:00am
May 9, 2019
Brainerd City Council members revisited its pitch to locate Region Five's proposed children's museum on the site of the Brainerd Public Library after public criticism Monday, May 6. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd council to re-examine library proposal for children's museum
May 9, 2019 - 8:29am
May 7, 2019
About 40 people attended the Brainerd City Council meeting Monday, April 6, many of whom spoke about the proposed Buffalo Hills Lane construction project. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch
Buffalo Hills Lane project gets go-ahead
May 7, 2019 - 9:06pm
April 30, 2019
Renderings from the Minnesota Legislature website provide designs for the proposed Region Five Children's Museum.
Brainerd: City to pitch Lum Park for Region 5 children's museum
April 30, 2019 - 9:00am
April 17, 2019
The Brainerd City Council voted Monday to add a transit specialist to Brainerd's transit department. Brainerd Dispatch file photo
Brainerd: Transit department to hire additional employee
April 17, 2019 - 7:00am
March 5, 2019
Mike Angland, of WSN (far right) presents design proposals for updates to Brainerd City Hall and the fire and police stations to the city council during a council retreat Saturday, March 2. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd City Council: How to fix the city's buildings - Council reviews plans for facilities updates, requests more info before moving forward
March 5, 2019 - 1:00pm
January 16, 2019
The Brainerd City Council approved a new lease agreement with Brainerd Industrial Center owner Mike Higgins for the public use of Mill Avenue Park for the next two years. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd City Council: Council agrees to steep increase in Mill Ave. Park lease
January 16, 2019 - 3:00am
January 8, 2019
Brainerd Mayor Ed Menk (left) and council members Sue Hilgart, Gabe Johnson and Kelly Bevans were sworn into their positions Monday, Jan. 7. All four are returning to the council. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatchplay button
Brainerd City Council: Members elect Johnson council president
January 8, 2019 - 10:00am
December 20, 2018
The Brainerd School Board met in a special meeting Monday, Dec. 19, to discuss property acquisition and other matters. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd Public Schools: Board hears more pros, cons of property acquisition
December 20, 2018 - 12:00pm
December 19, 2018
A Google Maps image shows the unmarked intersection of North Fifth and Holly streets in Brainerd, where city council members agreed to put a stop sign.
Brainerd City Council: Stop sign to mark North 5th, Holly Street intersection
December 19, 2018 - 12:00pm
December 18, 2018
Brainerd City Council members discuss matters, including the 2019 tax levy, during their Monday, Dec. 17 meeting. From left: City Administrator Cassandra Torstenson, council member Dave Pritschet, Mayor Ed Menk and council members Kelly Bevans, Jan Lambert and Dave Badeaux. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd City Council: Approves 6 percent levy increase, agrees to keep city hall
December 18, 2018 - 10:00am
December 6, 2018
Brainerd city hall. Brainerd Dispatch file photo.
Are recession rumors true? - Brainerd council discusses finances ahead of budget approval
December 6, 2018 - 5:00am
December 5, 2018
Brainerd School Board members Reed Campbell (left), Ruth Nelson and Tom Haglin look over documents during the board's joint session with the Brainerd City Council Tuesday, Dec. 4, at city hall. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd: School district scales down proposed parking lots
December 5, 2018 - 7:00am
November 29, 2018
The Brainerd City Council convenes for a budget workshop Monday, Nov. 26. Members advocated for tax levy increases ranging between 2.8 to 6 percent. Gabriel Lagarde / Brainerd Dispatch
Roll Call: Where do Brainerd City Council members fall with 2019 tax levy increase?
November 29, 2018 - 10:00am