In this story Bill Schluenz, Public Works Director in Waite Park, gives us a tour of the new Waite Avenue that just opened officially on Thursday, September 10th. Our tour includes a complete description of the challenges and key elements that make up the new street and make it a key resource in our community. From railroad crossings to bike trails, Waite Avenue has many amenities that required extraordinary engineering and multi-community cooperation.
Herman Bartz was a little surprised to see a number of his family members attending this weeks Waite Park City Council meeting. He was even more surprised when he received an award recognizing this 35 years of service in the community as both an employee and volunteer.
In this video story, Bill Barber, City of Waite Park Building & Planning Coordinator gives a short personal history and then provides an update on most of the building projects presently going on in Waite Park. This story was produced on location where the new Stearns County West Service center is being constructed.
In this story you will hear from Waite Park Police Chief Dave Bentrud. There have been a number of car accidents at the intersection of 1st St. South and 10th Ave. South in the past year, and because of those accidents, the city has been forced to ban left hand turns for vehicles traveling East on 1st St. South attempting to turn north on 10th Ave. South. Bentrud also fills us in on a couple of other issues in the city. For more safety updates with Police Chief Bentrud, stay tuned to DigElog Waite Park.
Waite Park will be celebrating Minnesota's Night to Unite Tuesday August 4th.
If residents would like to have a party they are asked to register with Alicia Mages at the Police Department by July 24th. The Waite Park Police and Fire Departments will be visiting parties as available.
Questions should be directed to Alicia Mages at (320) 251-7393.
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