With the state Legislature having extended the job stimulus tax increment financing (TIF) powers until June 30, the city of Isanti has met with the owner of Pat’s Small Engine and Repair and has reached a tentative agreement to provide TIF assistance. The project consists of a 2,800 square foot expansion of its existing facility [...]
Kimberly Horst is announcing her candidacy for City Council for the city of Isanti. Horst has lived in Isanti since 2001 and teaches in the community. Horst also has been involved in Booktown Isanti, Isanti County Human Rights Council and has worked for other local campaigns in the past. She currently serves on the Isanti [...]
The Community Center in Isanti will soon have a fresh look outside. Eagle Scout Preston Holland received approval to place new landscaping at the Community Center as part of an Eagle Scout project.
By Elizabeth Sias A wakeboard park is one step closer to coming to Isanti. At the meeting Tuesday, March 20, city council members approved a management agreement and operating policy between the city and Vision Wake Parks—doing business as 10K Wakes—for construction and operation of a cable wakeboard facility within Bluebird Park. At the previous [...]
By Elizabeth Sias The Isanti City Council at its meeting March 6 authorized city staff to prepare a use and lease agreement with 10K Wakes for the construction of a cable wakeboard park in Bluebird Park just south of the Rum River BMX track. In September 2011, the Park and Recreation Board held a discussion [...]
By Elizabeth Sias A task force has been set up in Isanti to determine the future of the city’s community center. During its meeting Tuesday, Feb. 21, the City Council appointed members to the Isanti Community Center Task Force, with the goal of evaluating the uses for the Community Center and developing a vision for [...]