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Articles with the Tag: Polson city commission

Commissioners raise water, sewer rates Commissioners raise water, sewer rates

POLSON — The Polson City Commissioners passed both an ordinance to amend the City’s assessment of water charges and approved a resolution to restructure the water system rates and provide for a change in the water and sewer rates at their Sept. 3 meeting.  The utility bill for the average...

ZONE home ZONE home

  Whether it was a plea from Mayor Heather Knutson for area residents to be more involved in their local government or letters sent on Aug. 8 to people on the west shore regarding zoning next to U.S. Highway 93, the Aug. 26 city/county planning board meeting was well attended. Approximately 35 people...

City OKs Ridgewater final plat

POLSON — Polson City Commissioners recently approved the final plat of Ridgewater Commercial Subdivision, phase 4. After public comment — some regarding no public hearings or participation in the different phases of the Cougar Ridge subdivision, the legality of the subdivision, and whether the...

City commission opens comment period on water, sewer

POLSON — On July 28 Polson City Commissioners passed a new resolution of intent to restructure and change rates for users of the City of Polson municipal water and sewer systems.  The resolution removed section 24, regarding charging snowbirds water and sewer fees, which was a hotly argued poin...

Filing date nears for review board election

POLSON — Monday, Aug. 11, 2014 by 5 p.m. is the last day to file for a candidacy on the City of Polson Local Government Review Study Commission. At the June 2, 2014 primary election the electors voted to conduct a review of the City’s current form of government. This measure is automatically plac...

Polson residents urged to control noxious knotweed

POLSON — During the July 21 meeting of the Polson City Commission, John Hart, a member of the City of Polson Streets Department crew, gave a report on Japanese Knotweed, a noxious weed flourishing in Polson. Hart brought a slideshow and information for interested folks.  “It’s not y...

Polson residents voice outrage over water, sewer rate hikes Polson residents voice outrage over water, sewer rate hikes

POLSON — All the bays of the Polson fire station were opened, the trucks moved out and chairs moved in to seat the approximately 120 Polson residents, business owners and landlords who attended the July 7 public hearing.  Polson residents were upset after having received letters from the City o...

Golf carts permitted on select Polson streets

During the Polson City Commissioners July 7 meeting, the second reading of an ordinance to allow golf carts on designated streets within the city of Polson was approved. Commissioners also heard an update on the Flathead 3-on-3 basketball event July 25 to 27, and learned everything is in place. The commit...

Grand opening held for pathway, city dock Grand opening held for pathway, city dock

POLSON — The Polson City Dock and the Bridge Pathway connecting Sacajawea and Riverside Parks are officially open.  Ken Avison, Polson businessman and Polson Redevelopment Agency chair, put together a grand opening on June 29. A combined color guard of the Veteran Warrior Society and the Vet...

Polson Commissioners pass first reading of water rate hikes, golf cart ordinance Polson Commissioners pass first reading of water rate hikes, golf cart ordinance

POLSON — Polson City Commissioners passed the first reading of an ordinance to amend the City of Polson’s assessment of water charges. The rate changes will increase the utility bill for the average residential customer by $59.20 per month, resulting in a $93.51 monthly bill, according to the ord...

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