October 9, 2015

Project priorities regular part of council budget discussion

Danedri Thompson dthompson@gardnernews.com Gardner City Council members will be asked to approve a 2012-2016 Capital Improvements Program (CIP) as they begin to discuss Gardner’s 2012 budget. Formally, a 2012 budget must be approved no later than Aug. 25, 2011. The four-year program lists a number of projects city staff might submit for approval between 2012 Continue Reading

250 percent jump in accidents on 175th Street

Amy Cunningham acunningham@gardnernews.com With an increase in the city’s population and the number of traffic accidents, some residents in Gardner have called for a reevaluation of heavily traveled thoroughfares in town. For some, the December 2010 two-car accident which cost the lives of Hannah Apperson and Milton Whaley highlighted the importance of making U.S. 56 Continue Reading