October 8, 2015

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 position to accept a job as city manager of Abilene, Kan. Dillner’s last day as Continue Reading

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 to make the $500 million decision. Scott Anderson of Kutak Rock LLC, treated the approval of Continue Reading

Old school house’s fate in voters’ hands

Danedri Thompson dthompson@gardnernews.com City council members had hoped voters would be able to decide whether they want to spend money to demolish the old school building in town or spend money restoring it, but according to city attorney Frank Jenkins, that probably wouldn’t be possible. Jenkins said such a ballot question would be an advisory Continue Reading