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October 25, 2016
Courthouse condundrum: Overused facility not a good place for weddings, board hears
The parties may be over at the Washington County Courthouse in Stillwater. Since it was replaced as the seat of county government by the new...
October 25, 2016 - 8:57am
May 16, 2016
Safe Routes To School pilot project will end with statewide model for trail engineering
Getting to school on bike or on foot might get a little easier in the future for some Cottage Grove students, thanks to a project of Washington...
May 16, 2016 - 12:09am
April 8, 2016
Lake Elmo Swim Pond repairs are scheduled
The good news is, when it's complete, the new Lake Elmo Swim Pond will be fully updated and more ADA accessible. The bad news is, the pond will...
April 8, 2016 - 8:15am
March 24, 2016
This year brings the most construction projects in county’s history
Now that spring has sprung, Minnesotans generally know what comes next: road construction season. And Washington County is ready for the coming...
March 24, 2016 - 12:09am
March 13, 2016
Washington County initiates steps for $20 million bond sale
There's a full slate of capital improvement projects planned for Washington County this summer, and now the county is starting to plan how to...
March 13, 2016 - 12:55am
February 17, 2016
County shares priorities with local legislators
When area lawmakers return to St. Paul next month for the 2016 legislative session, they’ll know exactly what are the top priorities for Washington...
February 17, 2016 - 12:30am
January 8, 2016
County approves 2016 capital improvement plan
Construction season may seem a long way off, but not so much for Washington County officials. Rather, they’re already planning for the next...
January 8, 2016 - 12:57am
January 2, 2016
Excess state aid will help pay for new county equipment
Everybody likes to have a little money left over after paying for something they’ve been budgeting for over time. Washington County Engineer...
January 2, 2016 - 12:06am
October 16, 2015
A four-lane Bailey Road?
For some drivers, Bailey Road has become a nice alternate east-west route for getting around the southern part of Woodbury.
October 16, 2015 - 2:18pm
A strategic plan for the future of 70th Street
When it was built, 70th Street through Cottage Grove was little more than a quiet street with a few homes along the stretch. But now, Washington...
October 16, 2015 - 2:16pm
August 2, 2015
County owns Highway 5, renames 8.3 miles
Washington County has received 8.3 miles of roadway, and $22 million, from the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT). At the July 21...
August 2, 2015 - 3:19pm
April 24, 2015
County Engineer Sandberg gains reappointment
Wayne Sandberg has been reappointed as the Washington County highway engineer. Sandberg was first named county engineer on May 1, 2011.
April 24, 2015 - 9:02am
February 11, 2009
Swing bridge removal could begin next week
Bridge 5600. The Rock Island Bridge. The J.A.R. swing bridge. The Newport rail bridge. Call it what you will, because soon it will be gone. The...
February 11, 2009 - 12:00am
February 10, 2009
Board votes to remove old bridge
Bridge 5600. The Rock Island Bridge. The J.A.R. swing bridge. The Newport rail bridge. Call it what you will, because soon it will be gone. The Washington County Board of Commissioners voted Tuesday to approve a bid contract for removal of the bridge that spans the Mississippi River...
February 10, 2009 - 12:00am
January 29, 2009
County seeks a piece of the stimulus pie
If economic stimulus money is coming the way of Washington County, the county better be ready. That was the message delivered to the Washington County Board of Commissioners Tuesday, Jan. 27, by Wayne Sandberg, the county's deputy director of public works. "One thing worse than...
January 29, 2009 - 12:00am