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02/13/2018

THE FAIRMONT CITY COUNCIL MONDAY NIGHT APPROVED SENDING A DRAFT VERSION OF THE FLOODPLAIN MANAGEMENT ORDINANCE TO THE MINNESOTA DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES FOR REVIEW. THE ORDINANCE WILL ALLOW FAIRMONT TO PARTICIPATE IN AND MAINTAIN ELIGIBILITY TO THE NATIONAL FLOOD INSURANCE PROGRAM, WHICH WORKS TO REDUCE THE FINANCIAL BURDEN PLACED ON PROPERTY OWNERS WHOSE BUILDINGS ARE MAPPED INTO HIGH RISK FLOOD AREAS.

ONCE APPROVED BY THE DNR, A PUBLIC HEARING WILL BE CALLED FOR CONSIDERATION OF THE FINAL ORDINANCE.

UPON THE INSISTENCE OF COUNCILOR TOM HAWKINS WHO CLAIMS TO HAVE RECEIVED "TONS" OF COMPLAINTS ABOUT THE CITY'S SNOW REMOVAL PROCESS, THE COUNCIL APPROVED HOLDING AN OPEN DISCUSSION SESSION TO HEAR FROM THE PUBLIC ABOUT IT AT THE NEXT COUNCIL MEETING ON FEB. 26TH. THIS AFTER THE COUNCIL SPENT MOST THE LAST MEETING HEARING FROM CITY STAFF WHO OUTLINED THE SNOW REMOVAL POLICY AND PROCESS. ANYONE WANTING TO VIEW THE PRESENTATION FROM THE JAN. 31ST MEETING CAN CHECK THE CITY'S WEBSITE AT www.fairmont.org.

THE COUNCIL HEARD FROM REPRESENTATIVES OF THE FAIRMONT ACTIVE LIVING COALITION ON PLANNED USES FOR THE $7,000 GRANT FROM THE STATEWIDE HEALTH IMPROVEMENT(S H I P) PROGRAM. THEY HOPE TO INCREASE AWARENESS AND USAGE OF THE CITY'S BIKE AND TRAIL SYSTEM BY CREATING AND INSTALLING SIGNAGE FOR THE TRAIL SITES AND POSSIBLY A PHONE APP WITH A MAP OF THE SYSTEM.


ROD HALVORSEN
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