September 2, 2014

Edgerton names interim city administrator

Corbin H. Crable

chcrable@gardnernews.com

Mayor Don Roberts announced on Thursday that Mike Press has been hired as Edgerton’s interim city administrator.

Press, who currently serves the city as a consultant, replaces outgoing City Administrator David Dillner, who has resigned his …

UPDATED: Edgerton mirred in lawsuit

Corbin H. Crable

chcrable@gardnernews.com

A document distributed at Thursday night’s Edgerton City Council meeting revealed the city is involved in pending litigation.

A memorandum of understanding drafted by the city detailed the terms under which City Administrator David Dillner may …

Dillner: Edgerton does not need to submit revised 2010 budget

Corbin H. Crable
chcrable@gardnernews.com
The city of Edgerton has no plans to amend its 2010 budget, according to City Administrator David Dillner.
The Gardner News had contacted Dillner in the spring to alert him to discrepancies between the budget it …

Edgerton Planning Commission OKs rezoning land for distribution center

Corbin H. Crable

chcrable@gardnernews.com

Edgerton City Administrator David Dillner announced on the Edgerton Insights blog on Wednesday that the Edgerton Planning Commission has recommended to the city council approval to rezone 16 acres of land south of U.S. 56 to …

Edgerton council approves issuance of $500M in IRBs for logistics park facilities

Corbin H. Crable

chcrable@gardnernews.com

A resolution of intent to issue industrial revenue bonds totaling $500 million for the construction of facilities related to the intermodal breezed through the Edgerton City Council on July 8.

It took council members only minutes …

Cities’ purchasing order policies bear similarities

The city of Edgerton compared its proposed purchasing order policy to those of surrounding communities before approving the policy on Thursday evening.

Edgerton City Administrator David Dillner consulted city staff in Spring Hill, Gardner and Baldwin City to receive information …

Edgerton City Council wage and benefit anallysis

A representative from People Wise of Missouri Inc. presented the Edgerton City Council with the results of its wage and benefit analysis Thursday evening.

According to People Wise President J. Kevin Robinson, the purpose of the report is to “identify …

Edgerton property values decrease

The news out of the county appraiser’s office is a mixed bag for the city of Edgerton. Nine out of 10 homes decreased in value between 2009 and 2010, but the average purchase price of existing family homes increased by …

Edgerton council discusses water conservation plan

Members of the Edgerton City Council discussed the city’s short-term water emergency plan at its work session Thursday night.

The Water Emergency Conservation Plan is designed to “isolate and conserve an adequate supply of portable water during emergency conditions that …