Poised at its June 18 meeting to approve the 2015-2019 Streets Capital Improvement Program, the East Bethel City Council said no to a plan for routing traffic from the Classic Commercial Park to Jackson Street Northeast. The park needs a second point of access to alleviate traffic-stacking issues, and the proposed project for 2015 includes completion of Buchanan Street Northeast and 189th Avenue Northeast to reach Jackson.
A Coon Rapids man has been placed on probation by Anoka County District Court after pleading guilty to a felony charge for swindling his partners in an East Bethel business.
The East Bethel City Council decided June 18 to postpone discussions on whether East Bethel should allow chickens to be kept on properties within city limits. The talk began at the last regular meeting amid concerns about making a quick decision that affects many citizens.
A burglar struck Kathy’s Dairy Store, 10490 Hanson Blvd. NW, Coon Rapids, the night of May 29.
On a 3-2 vote at its May 21 meeting, the East Bethel city council chose Gibson Management to operate its ice arena for the next year, wrapping up several weeks of discussion about who will be responsible for the profitable operation of the arena without any taxpayer subsidy.
The East Bethel City Council May 7 approved the six-month extension of an individual-use permit for Valder Motors to continue doing Internet-based vehicle sales. It first questioned owner Jordan Valder about whether his business has conformed to guidelines of the permit issued two years ago.