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Park Rapids City Council

December 15, 2018
Roundabout project to begin May 2019: U.S. Hwy. 71 South will be closed during final phase
December 15, 2018 - 3:00pm
PR council approves 2019 levy and budget
December 15, 2018 - 2:00pm
November 17, 2018
Park Rapids council appoints new city planner
November 17, 2018 - 1:00pm
The Huntsinger Avenue water tower, near the Park Rapids Area High School, has interior wet corrosion and sediment issues.
Park Rapids' water towers due for repairs
November 17, 2018 - 9:00am
November 5, 2018
Park Rapids cedes sliver of land to MnDOT
November 5, 2018 - 9:11am
October 13, 2018
Ryan Mathisrud
Mathisrud resigns as city planner
October 13, 2018 - 12:00pm
This general concept of the development proposed east of Walmart in Park Rapids was presented to the city's planning commission in July for comment. Yellow indicates potential residential development; red indicates potential commercial development; gray indicates future streets. (Drawing courtesy of the City of Park Rapids)
Park Rapids pursues $550,000 housing grant
October 13, 2018 - 10:00am
October 11, 2018
Pat Mikesh
Mikesh stepping down as mayor
October 11, 2018 - 9:37am
September 15, 2018
The Park Rapids City Council met for the first time Tuesday in the newly remodeled council chambers at city hall. Seated from left are city officials Chris Fieldsend, Ryan Mathisrud, Scott Olson, Scott Burlingame and Angela Brumbaugh, Council Member Liz Stone, City Administrator John McKinney, Deputy Mayor Erika Randall, and Council Members Ryan Leckner and Tom Conway.  (Photos by Robin Fish/Enterprise)
Park Rapids budgeting for $3.3 million year
September 15, 2018 - 9:00am
August 18, 2018
Rematch is on for Park Rapids mayor
August 18, 2018 - 2:00pm
August 1, 2018
According to BerganKDV's financial analysis of the city of Park Rapids, total city revenues have grown during each of the last five years and continue to exceed total expenditures. Tax revenues increased more than 16 percent during that period and contributed 63.8 percent of city revenue last year. Local government aid from the state increased 52.6 percent during those five years and comprised more than 14 percent of total general fund revenues in 2017. (Graphs courtesy of BerganKDV)
Park Rapids gets clean audit report
August 1, 2018 - 9:28am
July 14, 2018
Park Rapids Police Officer Dan Garner, left, and State Patrol Commercial Vehicle Inspector Chris Norton received a Live Saving Award on Tuesday for administering life-saving CPR on Aug. 11, 2017.
Officers receive Life Saving Awards
July 14, 2018 - 12:00pm
June 16, 2018
This map of the remaining priorities of the orderly annexation agreement between Park Rapids and Henrietta Township shows the two areas that were annexed Tuesday at lower left and upper right, and an area designated for annexation in 10 years at upper left. (Map courtesy of Ryan Mathisrud)
Park Rapids annexes 300 acres
June 16, 2018 - 6:00am
April 4, 2018
Matt Zitzow, an airport project engineer with TKDA Engineering, assists with a presentation about the municipal airport at the Park Rapid’s City Council meeting March 27 at the public library. The council approved submitting the airport’s draft master plan for review by the Minnesota Department of Transportation and the Federal Aviation Authority. (Photos by Robin Fish/Enterprise)
Master plan, chambers remodel move ahead
April 4, 2018 - 9:30am
March 3, 2018
An exhibit provided by Apex Engineering Group shows the surface improvements planned as part of the 2019 Trunk Highway 71 improvement project. With north to the right, the map shows the stretch of highway to be improved by MnDOT in magenta, including a roundabout at the County 53/15 intersection. In yellow are the frontage roads and the portion of 11th Street where city improvements are proposed. Proposed sidewalks are marked in green.
City gets first peek at Hwy. 71 plans
March 3, 2018 - 9:00am