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By Tina Snell, Staff Writer The Motley City Council voted to increase the budget for 2015 by 4.8 percent ($2.025 million) over the 2014 budget ($1.933 million). There was no discussion concerning the budget at Tuesday’s meeting. Residents of Motley will be levied $336,131. That amount includes: ...Read More
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By Tina Snell, Staff Writer Bolton and Menk Inc, consulting Engineers and Surveyors in Baxter, had its seventh payment of $230,302.44 approved by the Motley City Council Tuesday. The payment is for the  new Motley Water Treatment Facility being erected just north of the Motley United Methodist Chu...Read More
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By Tina Snell, Staff Writer Brian Guidan, the engineer with Bolton and Menk Inc. working with the city of Motley on the new water treatment plant, told the Council the contractor, DiMar Construction Inc., has made significant progress in completing the building. DiMar installed the precast concrete...Read More
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By Tina Snell, Staff Writer The Motley City Council passed several resolutions Wednesday on various assessments to both residents and businesses in the city. Concerning the road and utility work on Eledredge Street West from Highway 10 to Third Avenue, the resolution named properties owned by the I...Read More
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By Tina Snell, Staff Writer To maintain citywide uniformity, the city of Motley created a frozen water and sewer line policy. But after some discussion, it was tabled Tuesday night until city attorney Peter Vogel is able to review it. The purpose of the policy, as currently written, is to have in ...Read More
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Business brought before the Motley City Council Wednesday night included: •Voting to make the fourth payment of $280,358.61 to DiMar Construction for the city’s new water treatment plant; •Permitting Jace Carlson to install a deck; John Niemi, Gary Nieken, Nancy Lucas and Marti Vervalen to ins...Read More
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By Tina Snell, Staff Writer Motley’s Chief of Police Brian Madison told the City Council Wednesday that he had concerns with the lack of police coverage in the city. “I have scheduling issues since losing two part-time officers,” Madison said. One replacement has been hired, but that person h...Read More
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By Tina Snell, Staff Writer Brian Guldan, representing Bolton & Menk Inc., the consulting engineers for the water treatment plant in Motley, told the City Council Tuesday night the construction of the city’s water treatment plant was right on schedule. “Since the last Council meeting, the c...Read More
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