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afton city council
April 27, 2016
Appointments made in Afton
Afton City Council made a number of appointments during its April 19 meeting. City Council appointed Afton resident Annie Perkins to serve on...
April 27, 2016 - 5:00pm
April 12, 2016
Signing up to serve
Afton City Council had a reason to be thankful last week. During its March 15 meeting City Council made a number of appointments to city commissions and committees. "We appreciate your willingness to serve," Mayor Dick Bend said. City Council made appointments to both the Afton Planning...
April 12, 2016 - 12:44am
March 27, 2016
New business coming to Afton
SavATree will officially be calling Afton home. Afton City Council approved a conditional-use permit for SavATree to build its new headquarters...
March 27, 2016 - 12:35am
March 26, 2016
Council waives reservation fee for Art in the Park
Afton Art in the Park will be coming to the city Sept. 24-25, and again this year it will cost less for the Afton Area Business Association to...
March 26, 2016 - 12:30am
March 25, 2016
Afton staff receive raises
Afton's staff is being rewarded for its hard work. Afton City Council approved pay increases for all staff during its meeting on March 15. Office...
March 25, 2016 - 12:29am
March 17, 2016
100% of Afton gets connected
All of Afton's residents will officially be online this fall. Afton City Council gave final approval to a citywide high-speed Internet buildout...
March 17, 2016 - 11:27am
Swanson Linner trades in deputy clerk for city clerk position in Afton
Afton City Council has decided to use Kim Swanson Linner, the deputy clerk, to her full expertise. City Council voted to restructure Swanson...
March 17, 2016 - 11:14am
March 16, 2016
No wedding bells in Afton
Well it won't be happily ever after for Afton and the Hoelderles. Afton City Council denied an ordinance amendment, presented by Tom and Clare...
March 16, 2016 - 12:52pm
March 15, 2016
The wedding is off in Afton -- again
Afton Planning Commission decided it couldn't say "I do" to a resident's request. During its March 7 meeting Afton Planning Commission voted...
March 15, 2016 - 1:51pm
SavATree permit moves forward
St. Croix SavATree is one step closer to calling Afton home. Afton Planning Commission gave the greenlight to SavATree's conditional-use permit...
March 15, 2016 - 1:37pm
March 1, 2016
Museum offers hope for future of Afton’s cemeteries
Afton is home to a number of cemeteries from the past, but due to time and the Minnesota elements they are starting to go into disarray, which is why Afton City Council is taking steps to preserve their future. Afton City Council discussed how to maintain its cemeteries during its...
March 1, 2016 - 12:50am
February 28, 2016
CenturyLink hopes to connect 100 percent of Afton this fall
It’s looking like there’s a strong possibility that every home in Afton will have high-speed Internet access by the end of the fall. City...
February 28, 2016 - 12:46am
St. Croix SavATree receives siding, landscape buffer variances from city
In a rare move Afton City Council went against Afton Planning Commission’s recommendation last week. Afton City Council approved two variances...
January 28, 2016 - 12:00pm
January 1, 2016
Tri County granted storage
Afton City Council approved a request from Tri County, the city’s plowing contractor, to lease space at the city’s Public Works Building...
January 1, 2016 - 12:03am
December 31, 2015
Office assistant recognized
Afton’s office assistant Pat Joyce will be well remembered. Afton City Council passed a resolution during a special meeting on Dec. 8 recognizing...
December 31, 2015 - 12:03am