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Civil rights activist Gwendolyn Middlebrooks to visit Worthington Tuesday
Beekeeping class offered through Community Ed
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worthington city council
January 16, 2019
FULL STORY: Council approves rezoning for proposed project across from Olson Park
WORTHINGTON — A rezoning of property across from Olson Park was approved during Monday’s Worthington City Council meeting. The Worthington Planning Commission had voted 3-2 during its Jan. 2 meeting to recommend the rezoning of the property. Monday’s council action came on a...
January 16, 2019 - 7:29am
January 15, 2019
City council acts on Planning Commission recommendation
WORTHINGTON — A rezoning of property across from Olson Park was approved during Monday’s Worthington City Council meeting, The Worthington Planning Commission had voted 3-2 during its Jan. 2 meeting to recommend the rezoning of the property. Monday’s council action came on...
January 15, 2019 - 6:32am
December 29, 2018
Council awards bid for reroofing Thompson Hotel building
WORTHINGTON — The Thompson Hotel will likely get its new roof early in the new year following action by the Worthington City Council Wednesday...
December 29, 2018 - 7:30am
December 15, 2018
Carp control in Lake Okabena moves forward
WORTHINGTON — A joint powers board comprised of representatives from the Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District and the Worthington City Council voted Thursday to fund carp population control activities in Lake Okabena.
December 15, 2018 - 9:42am
December 12, 2018
City of Worthington approves 2019 tax levy
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington City Council approved its tax levy for payable 2019, which represents a 5.87 percent increase over 2018. The...
December 12, 2018 - 8:45am
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