Tag Archives: City of Monticello water source

PAY LAKE-TOURNAMENT LAKE-HEARING MONDAY, MAY 7 AT 6PM

May 4, 2018 Despite the P& Z Board voting 5-Ø to deny a “tournament lake”, because there is no definition of a tournament lake in the Jasper County code or table of uses, the BOC will have a public hearing … Continue reading

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CONSULTANT ADMITS NO PROJECTED POPULATION GROWTH BUT CITY NEEDS $9.5M USDA LOAN FOR WATER

January 13, 2018 The City “public hearing” on the USDA loan was little more than a way to check off a box on the USDA loan list of things to do.  Four citizens were allowed to speak less than 3 … Continue reading

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CITY TO PURCHASE NEW MEGASITE—COST UNKNOWN TO PUBLIC—40 YEARS OF DEBT TO BUY

June 7, 2017 The Monticello News recently printed an article titled, “City to Purchase Megasite for Water, Growth”  Even though the Monticello News reported “the purchase WILL be made through USDA grants and loans,” there has NOT been a grant … Continue reading

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