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Real Estate Showcase
July 19, 2012
Senior-housing developer wins council members over
A month ago, Jim Trucker sat before the Rosemount City Council and begged for time to put together financing for the senior living facility his company was chosen to build. As the leader of Development Representation Associates, the firm chosen to build a senior living facility on...
July 19, 2012 - 9:59am
July 12, 2012
Dakota County buys land for Mississippi River Trail extension
Another 13.6 acres of property will be added to the Spring Lake Park Reserve.
July 12, 2012 - 11:14am
July 11, 2012
City planners recommend Flint Hills IUP
The Rosemount Planning Commission has recommended the city council approve an interim use permit for Flint Hills Resources to put up to 30 temporary blast resistant modules on their property. The commission made the recommendation after holding a public hearing at which no residents...
July 11, 2012 - 10:40am
June 28, 2012
Residents express concern, frustration at UMore meeting
The University of Minnesota held a meeting last week to discuss the results of the first large-scale investigation of pollution on its UMore Park property, but many of the residents who attended found fewer answers than they wanted. The study, conducted by Barr Engineering, found...
June 28, 2012 - 8:55pm
March 8, 2012
City is in good shape, mayor says
Signs of an economic recovery can be seen throughout Rosemount and mayor Bill Droste focused on those during his State of the City Address March...
March 8, 2012 - 9:23am
February 9, 2012
AUAR for CR 42 and Akron Avenue available for review
The city of Rosemount is currently taking comments on the Alternative Urban Area Review for County Road 42 and Akron Avenue. The city originally adopted the environmental document in 2007. An AUAR anticipates the impact of development in an area and how cities can mitigate those...
February 9, 2012 - 9:12am
Businesses will expand liquor operations
Two Rosemount establishments will expand their businesses in 2012. After holding public hearings, the Rosemount City Council approved new liquor licenses for MGM Liquor and Tops Pizza during their meeting Monday night. MGM Wine and Spirts plans to move its operation from the Rosemount...
February 9, 2012 - 9:07am
Rosemount Firefighters get a raise
The Rosemount City Council approved a pay raise Monday for the city's firefighters. Going forward, firefighters will receive $6 per call and drill instead of the $2 they have been getting. The city council has talked about raising the pay for firefighters since last summer. The council...
February 9, 2012 - 8:59am
January 20, 2011
Council appoints Matt Kearney to serve remainder of term
The Rosemount City Council conducted a second round of interviews Wednesday night and ultimately chose Matt Kearney to serve the two years remaining...
January 20, 2011 - 9:38am
December 9, 2010
Council grants 2 liquor licenses
Two Rosemount restaurants were granted liquor licenses by the city council Tuesday. Café Raisa and TOPS Pizza and Hoagies both received upgraded licenses. Raisa Prokopenko applied for and received a consumption and display permit for her restaurant, Café Raisa, which serves Russian...
December 9, 2010 - 11:30am
Final budget and levy set
The Rosemount City Council approved the final budget and levy for 2011 on Tuesday. After holding a public hearing the council unanimously approved the numbers. Finance director Jeff May said the city's total budget for 2011 is $16,635,444 which includes the city's levies. The total...
December 9, 2010 - 11:25am
December 8, 2010
Council members are looking for experience
The person who takes on Kurt Bills' council seat will have a short learning curve. The two years left on the seat is usually what it takes for a new council member to start feeling comfortable. The benefit of time is not on their side. "Whoever it is, is going to have to figure things...
December 8, 2010 - 1:37pm
August 21, 2010
Grant will pay for energy-efficiency projects
Rosemount will see some cash from the American Investment and Recovery Act come through town this fall. Two city projects have received funds through the Energy Efficiency Conservation Block Grant, which is funded through the federal stimulus. The first and bigger of the two projects...
August 21, 2010 - 8:00am
July 23, 2010
Candidate line up for council primary
Two years ago, the city of Rosemount got 23 candidates for its council election, leaving voters with a long ballot to wade through in November. This year, residents will have a chance to pare the field down a bit. The city of Rosemount will hold its first municipal primary Tuesday,...
July 23, 2010 - 8:00am
July 22, 2010
New rules will regulate dangerous dogs
Rosemount's ordinance regarding dangerous dogs is getting an overhaul. At a July 14 work session the council instructed police chief Gary Kalstabakken to revise the ordinance and to bring it back to the council for final approval. Revisions of the ordinance came up after three dogs...
July 22, 2010 - 8:00am