A petition has halted the city of Brainerd’s proposed capital improvement bonds.
The petition was filed Wednesday with the city and verified through the city’s administrative office, bond counsel Martha Ingram and Crow Wing County.
There were 311 valid signatures; needed were 294 signatures.
The capital improvement bonds would have funded HVAC upgrades for city hall and the police and fire departments, repair to the front entrance at city hall, emergency preparedness upgrades at the public safety facilities and a salt/sand storage building.
Four top ideas for the future of the Whittier school building were named at a town hall meeting.
During the Thursday meeting, 27 residents gave input to city officials.
In November, the Brainerd City Council voted against a proposed amendment that would have allowed community centers in residentially zoned districts. The move was largely because neighborhood residents spoke out against it.
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