Sibley County

Sibley County

News pertaining to county-level government in Sibley County.

A new AutoMARK voter assist terminal will be offered at polling places in Sibley County for the primary and general elections. Sibley County received a state grant to purchase the voting machines, to help come into compliance with the...
County Commissioners, last week, established permit fees for the use of county road right-of-way. Upon the recommendation of Public Works Director Darin Mielke, commissioners set the fees as follows: • Registration - $10 • Residential or field access permit -...
Public hearings to discuss the certificate of need and routing permit applications for the proposed 300 mile Minnesota Pipe Line Company crude oil pipeline began last month. Hearings/meetings have been scheduled in 15 counties where the pipeline is proposed...
The replacement of a Henderson Township bridge will cost slightly less than anticipated. Sibley County Commissioners, last week, awarded the Lange Bridge replacement project in Henderson Township to Structural Specialties, Inc. of Hutchinson. Structural Specialties submitted a bid of $366,110.39,...
Although the Sibley County Library System has requested an $11,793 increase to its budget for 2007, the budget needs could actually increase more as a result of a lawsuit between the Traverse des Sioux Regional Library System and North...
Sibley County Commissioners are proposing a $637,484 increase to the levy in 2007. Commissioners are proposing a net property tax levy of $9,722,017 next year, which reflects a 7.02% increase from the $9,084,533 net levy in 2006. The county's budget...
Sibley County Commissioners' meetings will soon be viewed on the local cable access channel. County Commissioners, Tuesday, by a 4-1 vote, accepted the offer of the Arlington-Gaylord-Gibbon-Winthrop Cable Commission to purchase and install equipment to allow the meetings to...
After more than a year of discussion, the Sibley County Sheriff's Office will have a new radio tower. County Commissioners, last week, awarded a bid to Tower 2000 of Sauk Rapids to construct a 160 foot radio tower for...
County Commissioners, last week, did not take any action on a request to waive a final plat application for Seeboth Land Companies, New Ulm. Seeboth Land Companies was required to develop a plat consisting of two lots due to...
The replacement of a Henderson Township bridge will cost slightly less than anticipated. Sibley County Commissioners, last week, awarded the Lange Bridge replacement project in Henderson Township to Structural Specialties, Inc. of Hutchinson. Structural Specialties submitted a bid of $366,110.39,...