Lease agreements for two of the three park-and-rides that will serve the Highway 65 express commuter transit service, a three-year demonstration project that is scheduled to start in late August, have been approved by the Anoka County Board.
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No Environmental Impact Statement is required for Anoka County’s reconstruction project on University Avenue from 109th Avenue NE/Northdale Boulevard to Main Street/125th Avenue NE in Blaine and Coon Rapids.
A new traffic signal will be installed by Anoka County at the intersection of Coon Rapids Boulevard and Springbrook Drive this year.
Before the Ramsey City Council and Anoka County Board in 2007 approved a Sunfish Lake Boulevard reconstruction project north of Highway 10, business owners in a shopping center on the northwest corner expressed concern that the new median would put them out of business.
The Anoka County Board has approved its wish list for the 2014 session of the Minnesota Legislature.
Andover Mayor Mike Gamache has announced that he is forming a campaign committee and will be running for Anoka County Commissioner in the Fifth District in 2014. In 2012 Gamache ran unopposed for mayor of Andover and his current term ends at the end of 2014.