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Douglas County News

Search for "Public Works" returned 12 records from our News Archive
Douglas County Public Works Receives Governor's Safety Award

Posted: Monday, October 12, 2020

The Minnesota Safety Council will recognize Douglas County Public Works for excellence in workplace safety and health during its annual conference October 19-20, 2020. “It is ...

County Board Meeting October 6

Posted: Tuesday, October 6, 2020

Douglas County Commissioners approved another round of financial assistance for businesses and nonprofits that suffered due to COVID. The county received funds through the CAR...

Douglas County Roundabout Open House Meeting

Posted: Monday, July 27, 2020

Douglas County residents will have an opportunity to learn why a third roundabout is planned to enhance safety — this one at an intersection in LaGrand Township. The Douglas C...

County Board Meeting June 2

Posted: Wednesday, June 3, 2020

The Douglas County License Bureau will be extending its hours to provide even better service to residents. License Bureau Director Susan Crotteau asked the board of Douglas Co...

Douglas County Services Impacted by Statewide Stay at Home Order

Posted: Friday, March 27, 2020

The statewide stay at home order effective 11:59 p.m. Friday March 27 through Friday, April 10 at 5 p.m. will impact several services provided by Douglas County. The state has...

County Board Meeting February 18

Posted: Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Commissioners heard detailed information on the progress of two county departments serving the county’s residents and they approved a variety of routine matters at their meeti...

County Board Meeting February 4

Posted: Thursday, February 6, 2020

Library The Douglas County library prides itself on serving the needs of the very young to the very old. There’s a librarian who specializes in serving children and soon there...

Douglas County Public Works Receives Award for Reduced Salt Use

Posted: Monday, December 2, 2019

Douglas County winters come with a guarantee. At some point there will be snow. At some point there will be ice. At some point we must drive on it. Thankfully we have Douglas ...

Douglas County Board Meeting August 6

Posted: Tuesday, August 6, 2019

The Douglas County Board of Commissioners met Tuesday, August 6. Among the actions taken, they approved the sale of $5.125 million dollars in General Obligation Solid Waste Re...

County Board Meeting June 4

Posted: Wednesday, June 5, 2019

The Douglas County Board of Commissioners voted to purchase the First Lutheran Church located at 822 Douglas Street. The closing is expected to occur on or before September 30...

Douglas County Safety Day

Posted: Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Douglas County employees all know the value of safety on the job. On Wednesday, May 01, employees in the Public Works Department refreshed their skills as part of Safety Day. ...

County Board Meeting April 16

Posted: Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Residents and visitors will notice activity at Lake Brophy Park based on action taken during the April 16 meeting. Commissioners approved the resources necessary to install th...