Tim Jamison

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Tim Jamison commented on June 20, 2014

For many years, San Marnan Drive and Ridgeway Avenue did connect. East Ridgeway turned south and intersected with San Marnan near what is now CVS Pharmacy. The City Council changed the name of the north-south portion of Ridgeway to Sovia Drive effective in January. But we suspect the person …

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Black Hawk County election officials said the total cost to taxpayers of the recount was about $6, the cost of sending an official notice as required by law. The recount board members are not compensated and the county election staff overseeing the process were not working extra (overtime) hours.

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Tim Jamison commented on Sherwood Park to close to cars

As mentioned in the article, there will be a new boat ramp constructed in Sherwood Park for public use downstream from the existing boat ramp, and conservation officials said the new ramp will be bigger, better and will have more room for parking vehicles and trailers. A REAP grant has alrea…

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The park is still called the Riverview Recreation Area. The City Council voted to name the previously nameless lake in the Riverview Recreation Area after Harold Getty.

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The Waterloo City Council work session on this issue has been rescheduled to 4 p.m. Wednesday (instead of 3 p.m.) due to the snow.

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Gloria: The 3 p.m. Wednesday meeting (also the 8 a.m. Thursday agenda meeting) is a posted public meeting just like any other council meeting. You or anyone else can attend. My reason for posting about the meeting in the comments section here was so that interested parties would know about it.

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The Waterloo City Council is holding a work session at 3 p.m. Wednesday to discuss the situation. Based on that discussion, they could reconsider their vote on the Sherman Associates project Thursday.
City Attorney Jim Walsh is not involved in this development project or with Sherman Associates.

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war chest
n.
2. A fund reserved for a particular purpose such as a political campaign.

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[quote]Voting Public said: "I would be interested in knowing how Scott Jordan's company won the project bid to begin with. Isn't that a conflict of interest? "[/quote]

Scott's Electric submitted the lowest of three sealed bids received on the project. It is not a conflict of …

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Ward 1 Councilman David Jones is participating in RAGBRAI this week.