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 Opinion    August 19, 2016

A revisit of the Havre-Fort Belknap EIS

It’s all about the economy and enhancing the economic viability of communities in the Highway 2 Corridor. The Highway 2 Association is the voice that’s been advocating for 4 For 2, an adequate transportation system, which is the prerequisite for...

 
 By Alex Ross    Local    August 17, 2016

Updating drought plan discussed in Havre

Lt. Gov Mike Cooney was in Havre Tuesday where he took part in a forum with area residents about measures the state and local communities can take to respond to or stave off drought. The forum was hel...

 
 By Alex Ross    Local    August 16, 2016

City council declines to endorse reopening 4 for 2

The Havre City Council voted unanimously Monday night to reject a request to sign onto a letter asking the federal government to revisit a decision denying a request to expand  a section of U.S. Highway 2 to four lanes. Highway 2 Association...

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    August 16, 2016

Commission gets manager proposal on the ballot

The Havre Government Study Commission made it just under the wire and added a proposal to create a city manager for Havre’s government to send to the voters in November. The Hill County Clerk and Recorder confirmed this morning that the proposal...

 
 Local    August 12, 2016

Agenda:

Hill County Commission Monday 10 a.m. — Mill Levy Resolution 1:30 p.m. — Buildings Manager — Anez 1:30 p.m. — UDB Board Meeting 3:30 p.m. — Fair Policy Meeting 5:15 p.m. — Mosquito Board Meeting Tuesday 8:30 a.m. — DNRC Fire...

 
 Local    August 5, 2016

Celebrating History: Business is brisk

By Emily Mayer Most of the local news in the past couple of weeks centered around the upcoming Chautauqua and candidates for public office. The year 1916 was an election year, too, and many Hill County citizens were running for the various open...

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    August 4, 2016

City commission sends charter proposal to ballot

The proposed city charter for Havre will be on the ballot on Nov. 8. The Government Study Commission voted 2-0 Thursday night with Perry Attichson absent to put the proposed city manager form of government on the ballot that will be mailed out to...

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    August 2, 2016

Bullhook contract OK'd, work to start soon

Work will begin soon on the reconstruction of the Bullhook stormwater system which runs through Havre, much of it covered by buildings and pavement. The first step will be reconstruction of the 500...

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    August 2, 2016

No street improvement referendum this fall

Havre residents will not be voting on a street reconstruction program in this November’s elections, Mayor Tim Solomon made a last-ditch attempt to get a proposal on the Nov. 8 ballot that would approve a 75 mill levy for 20 years to begin work on...

 
 Local    July 29, 2016

Agenda - Havre City Council

Havre City Council will meet at 7 p.m. Monday at City Hall. The agenda: Call to order Pledge of Allegiance Roll call Minutes Committee reports Public comment on regular agenda items: 1 through 5 only. For items not on this agenda, public comment...

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    July 29, 2016

Study panel may back Class 2 city status

Mayor Tim Solomon may have some support in his his efforts to reclassify Havre as a Class 2 city. Two of the three members of the Government Study Commission, which is reviewing the city's form of government, said they would back the proposal. They...

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    July 19, 2016

City council approves buying new police equipment

The Havre Police Department may soon be getting new radar guns and new furniture for the city’s 911 dispatch center. The city hopes to purchase the equipment under a $10,530 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant. City Council authorized...

 
 Local    July 15, 2016

Agenda: Havre City Council

Havre City Council will meet at 7 p.m. Monday at City Hall. The agenda: Call to order Pledge of Allegiance Roll call Minutes Committee reports Public comment on regular agenda items: 1 through 3 only. For items not on this agenda, public comment...

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    July 13, 2016

Council panel favors scaled-back streets program

A Havre City Council committee has proposed that voters be asked to pay $15 million over 20 years to improve city streets. That is one-half the amount that was rejected by voters in November 2015. But under the proposal adopted by the Streets and...

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    July 12, 2016

City panel to discuss streets program proposal

A Havre City Council committee will meet at 5:30 p.m. today to discuss the proposal to renovate city streets. The Streets and Sidewalks Committee is considering a variety of proposals to rehabilitate deteriorating city streets. A $30 million program...

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    July 12, 2016

City charter panel questioned on manager proposal

The Havre Government Study Commission heard questions but no outright opposition to the proposed city manager form of government at a public hearing at Monday night. The biggest concern raised by people was the cost of the position and how the city...

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    July 11, 2016

Havre Study Commission to hold public hearing

The Havre Study Commission will inch closer to making its final report at 7 p.m. today when it holds a public hearing at city hall. The commission members said they want to hear from the public on its tentative proposal which calls for:...

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    July 6, 2016

City Council rejects downgrading city status

Havre City Council, after a tense debate, voted unanimously by voice vote Monday night to reject Mayor Tim Solomon's proposal to change the city's classification from Class 1 to Class 2. "I don't...

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    July 6, 2016

Streets to close for 2 downtown festivals

Havre City Council Tuesday gave its OK to two street closings for community festivals in coming months. The Hill County Health Department will hold its annual Lil’ Shots Carnival Friday, Aug. 12, and asked that 4th Avenue from 3rd to 4th streets...

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    July 5, 2016

Mayor wants to downgrade Havre to Class 2 city

City Council will be asked tonight to make Havre a Class 2 city under state law, changing its decades-old status as a Class 1 city. While some say the vote is a routine matter acknowledging what is already a fact, others say it is a thinly veiled...

 
 Local    July 1, 2016

Agendas:

Havre City Council Havre City Council will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Havre City Hall. The meeting is Tuesday instead of Monday because of the holiday, The agenda Call to order Pledge of Allegiance Roll call Minutes Committee reports Public Comment on...

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    June 28, 2016

Hearing planned on city manager proposal

The public will get its chance to say what it feels about the proposed city manager form of government at a public hearing, 7 p.m. Monday, July 11, at Havre City Hall. The Government Study Commission adopted a tentative report Monday night that outli...

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    June 23, 2016

City reviews trailers parked on streets

City of Havre officials are looking at changing regulations for parking campers and recreational vehicles on city streets. City officials say they are hearing complaints both from neighborhood residents who don’t want so many trailers parked on...

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    June 22, 2016

Commission looks at changing form of city government

The city of Havre has basically been operating under the same form of government since it was formed in 1893. That system is not capable of handling the complex issues faced by the city government today, the city’s Government Study Commission has...

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    June 21, 2016

Boys & Girls Club eyes building rehab

The Boys & Girls Club of the Hi-Line is a step closer to receiving a grant to rehabilitate its building on 1st Street. The Havre City Council Monday night authorized Mayor Tim Solomon to apply for a grant of up to $425,000 from the Montana Commerce D...

 

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