Bids have been ordered by the Coon Rapids City Council for the redevelopment of Riverview Park on 105th Avenue Northwest.
Coon Rapids Police Department’s newest K-9 team was introduced to the community at the July 1 Coon Rapids City Council meeting when donors in the fundraising effort that made the purchase and training of the dog possible were recognized and thanked.
A three-day “Fill the Boot” campaign by the Coon Rapids Fire Department raised more than $20,000 for the Muscular Dystophy Association.
Paul Perez was more than a lifelong member of the athletic community in Coon Rapids.
Perez, 59, was heavily involved in the Coon Rapids Athletic Association and Coon Rapids National Little League as coach, official and administrator for more than four decades. He died as a result of diabetes complications June 30.