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December 12, 2018
City council approves spec building for movie theater; site location remains unknown
WORTHINGTON — If all continues as planned, the city of Worthington will get a movie theater. The Worthington City Council on Monday approved up to $3 million for the construction of a spec building with the intent for an operator to run a multi-screen theater. The location, however,...
December 12, 2018 - 7:52am
Worthington Chamber considering office relocation
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce is considering a relocation. The opportunity to relocate the Chamber’s downtown office — as well as those of other organizations housed in its current 1121 Third Ave. location — to within the city’s Biotechnology Advancement...
December 12, 2018 - 7:30am
December 11, 2018
City council approves spec building for movie theater
WORTHINGTON — If all continues as planned, the city of Worthington will be getting a movie theater. The Worthington City Council approved on Monday up to $3 million for the construction of a spec building with the intent for a theater operator to run a five-screen site. The location...
December 11, 2018 - 6:27am
November 28, 2018
City prepares to advertise bids for MC Fitness remodel
WORTHINGTON — Plans are shaping up for the remodeling project that will convert the former MC Fitness building into a home for the city’s public works department. During Monday night’s Worthington City Council meeting, council members authorized the city to advertise for construction...
November 28, 2018 - 7:15am
November 14, 2018
Worthington City Council approves sale of ditch project bonds
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington City Council authorized the issuance and approved the sale of $1.14 million in stormwater bonds in order to fund its County Ditch 12 flood mitigation project. The city awarded the sale to its only bidder, First State Bank Southwest, at a 3.34 percent...
November 14, 2018 - 7:31am
October 31, 2018
New LED lights saving city, residents money
WORTHINGTON — In a special early morning meeting Tuesday, the Worthington City Council approved an 8.1 percent decrease in the 2019 street light budget, which will have a direct impact on residential property owners within the city limits. Public Works Director Dwayne Haffield said...
October 31, 2018 - 7:45am
October 24, 2018
City seeks buyers for surplus liquor store equipment
WORTHINGTON — Two walk-in coolers and several pieces of display shelving remain in the former Worthington Municipal Liquor Store location, and city staff sought direction from the Worthington City Council Monday night on selling the surplus property.
October 24, 2018 - 7:31am
October 22, 2018
SEH hired to oversee replacement of Thompson Hotel roof
WORTHINGTON — The Thompson Hotel may have a new roof by the end of November if plans fall into place as the city hopes. During its Monday night...
October 22, 2018 - 9:36pm
October 20, 2018
Worthington City Council approves stormwater increase
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington City Council moved Wednesday to increase its stormwater utility base rate by approximately 4.6 percent in 2019. As an effect of the increase, the base residential stormwater utility rate will be $276, a $12 annual increase from 2018’s rate. According...
October 20, 2018 - 9:37am
City council moves Lake Okabena carp removal project forward
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington City Council gave the green light and $52,000 in financial support to a proposed carp population control project aimed at reducing Lake Okabena’s carp density to in an effort to promote a healthier, cleaner lake.
October 20, 2018 - 8:58am
A little for a lot? City voters will consider new half-cent local option sales tax
WORTHINGTON — It’s all about additional amenities.
October 20, 2018 - 7:00am
October 10, 2018
Movie theater, sales tax plan among council forum topics
WORTHINGTON — The potential for a new movie theater and the proposed local option half-cent sales tax were among the topics broached Tuesday...
October 10, 2018 - 7:15am
October 9, 2018
City to hire exterminators to address Thompson Hotel
WORTHINGTON — The city of Worthington will spend up to $60,000 to address pest infestations inside the Thompson Hotel, and it will be done...
October 9, 2018 - 6:40am
October 3, 2018
Two seeking Worthington City Council Ward 2 spot
Mike HarmonWhy are you seeking this office? I am a 40-plus year Worthington resident. I believe in giving back to a community that has been good...
October 3, 2018 - 11:01am
Three vying for Ward 1 Worthington City Council seat
Larry JanssenWhy are you seeking this office? I am seeking re-election for Worthington City Council - Ward 1 because I will promote responsible...
October 3, 2018 - 8:15am