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Ada City Council News & Notes from August 3rd Meeting

Ada, MN — The Ada City Council held their regular monthly meeting this Wednesday night, August 3rd. The meeting was held a day later than usual to make room for National Night Out on Tuesday. At the meeting, the council discussed and approved a land purchase request from the Fredrikson-Ganje Funeral Home. Ada Mayor John…
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August 5, 2022 0

Ada Mayor Pitches Council Pay Increase During Monthly Meeting

Ada, MN — The Ada City Council held their regular monthly meeting on Tuesday at Council Chambers. At the meeting, Ada Mayor John Hintz give his pitch to the council on a way to increase council pay and committee attendance. Councilors currently get paid $250 a month with the last pay increase dating back to…
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May 4, 2022 0

“Ada, Catch the Spirit!” Highlights the Successes of the Community

Ada, MN — The annual “Ada, Catch the Spirit” event was held last night at the Ada Events Center, which featured presentations from the Ada Lions, Ada Chamber of Commerce, Ada-Borup-West School, Ada Future Leaders, the City of Ada, and more. Mark Askelson of R & J News caught up with Ada Mayor John Hintz…
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March 24, 2022 0

Ada City Council News & Notes from January 4th, 2021

Ada, MN — The Ada City Council held their first regular monthly meeting on Tuesday night, January 4th at the Council Chambers. At the meeting, Moore Engineering pitched the council a proposal to potentially expedite their 2023 sewer project to this year. The council had originally planned to wait until their existing bond debt came…
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January 5, 2022 0

Ada City Council News & Notes from October 5th Meeting

Ada, MN — The Ada City Council held their regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, October 5th at Council Chambers. Prior to the start of the meeting, they held a public hearing in regards to the $600,000 Housing Rehabilitation grant that the city intends on applying for. Representatives from the Minnesota Housing Authority were on hand…
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October 6, 2021 0

Ada City Council Deliberates 2022 Levy Increases & American Rescue Plan Funding

Ada, MN — The Ada City Council spent some significant time discussing next year’s budget at their regular monthly meeting on Tuesday night, one month ahead of when the preliminary tax levy needs to be submitted. The council has approved levy increases of 5% for the past three years, but previous to that had nearly…
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August 11, 2021 0

Ada City Council News & Notes from June 8th Meeting

Ada, MN — The Ada City Council held their regular monthly meeting on Tuesday night, June 8th at Council Chambers. At the meeting, Ada Mayor John Hintz provided an updated on their increased blight enforcement around the city. Mayor Hintz says while it is a slow process, that increased enforcement appears to be working. The…
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June 9, 2021 0

Ada City Council Sets Dates for Spring Clean Up

Ada, MN — The Ada City Council held their regular monthly meeting on Tuesday night, March 2nd at Ada Council Chambers. At the meeting, the council heard from Al’s Disposal in preparation for the annual City Wide Spring Clean Up. The council approved this year’s clean up week dates, which are Thursday, May 13th from…
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March 3, 2021 0

Ada City Council News & Notes from January 5th Meeting

Ada, MN — The Ada City Council held their first regular monthly meeting of 2021 year on Tuesday night, January 5th in-person at council chambers. As it was the first meeting of the year, the newly elected council members were sworn in. Ada Mayor John Hintz took the oath of office, as well as Scott…
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January 6, 2021 0

Ada City Council Approves 2021 Levy, Discusses Blight, & More During December Meeting

By Mark Askelson markkrjb@loretel.net (12/10/20) Ada, MN — The Ada City Council held their final regular monthly meeting of the 2020 year on Tuesday night via Zoom. As is usual at the end of the year, the council hosted the Truth-In-Taxation meeting and approved the 2021 proposed levy. Approved once gain this year was a…
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December 10, 2020 0