An Andover housing developer received permission from the Andover City Council Feb. 18 to begin clearing trees before the entire planning process is complete, but not before the city’s natural resources technician evaluates what is being done.
The future home of three athletic fields and a city park on the northeast corner of 161st Avenue and Tulip Street in Andover is still just being referred to as the 40-acre site.
The Andover City Council Nov. 19 on a 4-0 vote, with Councilmember Sheri Bukkila absent, approved two conditional use permit requests from Verizon Wireless to install cell phone antennas on two water towers, one in Rose Park and one by Andover City Hall.
With winter quickly approaching, the Andover City Council Oct. 15 was amenable to allowing tree clearing for a housing development to begin sooner in the review process than the city normally allows.
Andover has a lot of road maintenance projects in its 2014-2018 capital improvement plan.