October 22, 2014

Edgerton makes new agreement with county for 191st

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com

Edgerton City Council members approved an interlocal agreement that would see Johnson County design and construct improvements to 191st Street between Four Corners Road and Waverly Road during a meeting Thursday night.

In the process, the city …

Edgerton debates intermodal wastewater funding

Corbin H. Crable
chcrable@gardnernews.com

Although plans to construct the intermodal facility and logistics park continue to come to fruition, Edgerton City Council members are still discussing how to fund wastewater improvements related to the project.

Since wastewater improvements are not …

Edgerton reconsiders 191st Street agreement with county

Corbin H. Crable
chcrable@gardnernews.com

The Edgerton City Council, at its Oct. 14 meeting, discussed rescinding an agreement between the city and Johnson County providing the construction of 191st Street from Four Corners Road to the corporate limits of the city …

Edgerton approves CARS projects

Corbin H. Crable
chcrable@gardnernews.com

The Edgerton City Council on Sept. 23 approved the city’s participation in a project to improve 1,450 feet of Waverly Road as part of County Assistance Road System programs for 2011.

The proposed improvement would allow …

Edgerton resident requests lights for school zone

Edgerton City Council members are considering putting flashing lights in the school zone near Edgerton Elementary.

One local resident spoke during the public comments period of the Sept. 9 council meeting and introduced the concept to the governing body, adding …

Edgerton council considers hiring assistant city admin

Corbin H. Crable
chcrable@gardnernews.com

The Edgerton City Council tabled action to approve a job description for an assistant city administrator at its Sept. 9 meeting.

The council removed the item from the evening’s consent agenda, designed for council approval of …

EDITORIAL: Assistant city admin. unnecessary addition to Edgerton payroll

The last thing Edgerton needs is an assistant city administrator.
City Administrator David Dillner provided a job description of assistant city administrator to the Edgerton City Council at its meeting last week.

According to the job description, the assistant city …

Gardner, Edgerton councils quibble over boundaries

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com

Although their proposed boundary lines overlap by approximately a mile, Gardner and Edgerton City Council members appeared to be light years away from a compromise after a joint work session in Gardner Monday night.

They’ll face off …

Edgerton approves 2011 budget

Corbin H. Crable
chcrable@gardnernews.com

The Edgerton City Council approved the city’s 2011 budget, which includes a 50-percent trash subsidization for residents, at its Aug. 26 meeting.
The city’s current mill rate will hold steady at 42.893, but due to the …

Edgerton to consider budget with flat mill rate

Corbin H. Crable
chcrable@gardnernews.com

Edgerton City Council members prepared to approve the city’s fiscal year 2011 budget, which may include a 50-percent trash subsidization for its residents, at an Aug. 19 work session.

As of right now, Edgerton residents pay …