A new playground, amphitheater-picnic shelter, and disc golf equipment are coming soon to Cambridge City Park. During the Cambridge City Council meeting Monday, July 7, the council approved $57,910 in park equipment purchases through Minnesota/Wisconsin Playground. The purchases include a blue Mountain Shoals style playground, 20-by-40-foot amphitheater-picnic shelter, four picnic tables and nine-hole disc golf. [...]
There’s a bear wandering around the city of Cambridge, and the City Council has had enough. During the Cambridge City Council meeting Monday, May 19, Council Member Chris Caulk brought up concerns about the bear roaming the streets of Cambridge. “Over the past two weeks, there’s been a 150-pound bear roaming around my neighborhood, by [...]
The Cambridge City Council learned of Woody’s Auto plans to expand and Local Pawn’s plans to relocate downtown during the March 17 council meeting. City Planner Marcia Westover explained Steven Wudel, owner of Woody’s Auto, is requesting an interim use permit for automobile sales and service. Wudel currently runs his business at 119 Main St. [...]
Due to precinct caucuses on Tuesday, Feb. 4, the MnDOT open house on the Highway 95 Bridge Reconstruction project will now be held from 4:30 to 6:00 pm instead of 5:00 to 6:30 pm. The open house will be held in the Cambridge City Council Chambers (300 3rd Ave. NE).
Cambridge is gearing up for the inaugural ‘Fire on the Rum’ outdoor music festival. During the Cambridge City Council meeting Monday, April 1, Cambridge Fire Chief Sean Okerlund updated the council on its plans for the June 15 festival to be held at the Isanti County Fairgrounds in Cambridge. Okerlund explained the all-ages event will [...]
A service that delivers groceries to home bound seniors is up and running in Isanti County. During the Cambridge City Council meeting Monday, Feb. 4, Isanti County Commissioner Susan Morris gave a presentation on Store to Door. Store to Door, based in Roseville, is a non-profit grocery shopping and delivery service that shops for and [...]
The city of Cambridge is again considering a compost site. Public Works Director Steve Wegwerth reported there have been discussions again about the city operating a compost site during the Cambridge City Council meeting Jan. 22. He explained years ago the city maintained a brush pile site located in the area where Aldi’s will locate. [...]