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June 19, 2019
Baxter City Council members passed a number of resolutions Tuesday, June 18, that look to shape Baxter's future -- from box store drive-throughs, to walking trails, to reshaped waterfronts. Gabriel Lagarde / Brainerd Dispatch
Baxter City Council greenlights drive-thru, pick-up area for Target
June 19, 2019 - 10:00am
June 10, 2019
Baxter City Council: Seeks public feedback on zoning, gateway standards
June 10, 2019 - 10:46pm
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
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
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
A preliminary plan from architect Douglas Oldham shows the potential layout for a new development in Baxter south of Baxter Village. Brainerd Dispatch file photo
Baxter City Council: Council considers 'green' parking lot for Baxter Village
February 20, 2019 - 11:00am
November 8, 2018
Baxter City Council members Steve Barrows (left), Mayor Darrel Olson, Todd Holman and Mark Cross convene during the Nov. 7 meeting to discuss developments for the Navillus Business Center. Gabriel Lagarde / Brainerd Dispatch
Baxter City Council: Council approves Navillus Business Center replatting
November 8, 2018 - 12:00pm
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 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
September 19, 2018
Mayor Darrel Olson (center) advises his fellow council members to consider the long-term implications of acquiring 120 acres around Island Lake. Gabriel Lagarde / Brainerd Dispatch
Baxter City Council: Implications of Island Lake property donation take shape
September 19, 2018 - 1:00pm
August 24, 2018
Walmart depicts what its grocery pickup looks like. Adding grocery pickup for online orders is one of the additions the retailer is adding to its Baxter store. Submitted photo
Baxter City Council: Walmart drive-thru for grocery pickup gets green light
August 24, 2018 - 7:00am
August 8, 2018
An aerial view of Island Lake and the neighboring area at the southwestern reaches of Baxter. City Council members recently learned they could be the recipients of a 120 acre donation - but is it in Baxter's interest? Satellite image / Google Earth
Baxter City Council: Members consider Island lake property donation
August 8, 2018 - 9:49am
Baxter City Council: Parks and trails locator soon to be available
July 8, 2018 - 9:00am