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March 9, 2018
The solar panels installed at the Public Works building will be this style and about 14 feet high. Courtesy of the city of Newport
Solar to cover Newport Public Works energy
March 9, 2018 - 5:49am
January 11, 2018
Freeze warning: Tips for preventing frozen pipes
January 11, 2018 - 8:20pm
December 16, 2017
City Engineer Jennifer Levitt showed the city council the award the city won from APWA-Minnesota for Project of the Year in 2017. The award was for the temporary treatment placed on Wells 3 and 10 over the summer to quicken the end to a watering ban. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia
Cottage Grove's PFC mitigation project brings home honor
December 16, 2017 - 10:45am
November 23, 2017
More than a dozen trees have been taken down by the beavers, and more have been started on. Photo courtesy of Andy Shoemaker
Beavers busy chewing down trees on city-owned lots in Newport
November 23, 2017 - 5:32pm
October 12, 2017
Jeff Hendrickson hands a bucket of cement to Jeremy Goebel to start patching the cracks in a storm basin. Foreman Gary Orloff (right) said they could tell it needed repairs from nearby depressions in the road. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia
Summer of sinkholes: Cottage Grove stormwater employees hustle to keep up with growing repair needs
October 12, 2017 - 2:56pm
August 3, 2017
Proposed 3 percent levy hike includes new employees for Cottage Grove
August 3, 2017 - 4:30pm
August 25, 2016
St. Paul Park hires new public works supervisor
August 25, 2016 - 8:43am
August 5, 2016
Public Works requests new radio system
August 5, 2016 - 1:00pm
August 1, 2016
Finalists announced for St. Paul Park Public Works supervisor
August 1, 2016 - 1:40pm
July 8, 2016
Rumpca steps in as interim Public Works Supervisor
July 8, 2016 - 4:00pm
February 22, 2010
Streets shaded blue will have their boulevard trees trimmed this year. The annual tree trimming program began Feb. 5 and will end by March 30.
Cottage Grove tree trimming under way
February 22, 2010 - 4:32pm
February 11, 2009
Cuts of $97,000 in SPP include public works, parks, police
February 11, 2009 - 11:26am
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