A land use plan to guide future development and infrastructure improvements for a 100-acre area – generally bordered by Foley Boulevard, Coon Rapids Boulevard and East River Road – hit a snag when it came to the Coon Rapids City Council for approval Nov. 5.
Minnesota Senate Republicans recently elected Sen. Michelle Benson, of Ham Lake, to the role of assistant minority leader. She joins Sens. Gary Dahms, R-Redwood Falls; Paul Gazelka, R-Nisswa; and Warren Limmer, R-Maple Grove, as assistant minority leaders. Sen. David Hann, R-Eden Prairie, will once again serve as the Senate Republican leader.
Anoka is putting plans in place for an expanded street reconstruction effort in 2015.