WALKER - Cass County Board voted Tuesday to proceed with removing beavers and their dams from Drainage Ditch 9 this fall.
The open ditch follows about four miles of the general route of Hay Creek in Cass County.
WALKER - Unless requested by the county board later this fall to do more, the citizen budget committee concluded its work on the 2014 budget and Tuesday received approval for some final recommendations.
REMER - Cass County Board voted Tuesday to authorize Assistant County Engineer Kris Lyytinen to obtain competitive quotes for improvements at five county garages.
Consulting project manager Mark Beard will assist with preparing specifications.
REMER - Three committees of two commissioners each reported on issues they had addressed between regular board meetings.
Commissioners Jeff Peterson and Neal Gaalswyk attended the Sept. 10 Sappi Mill tour at Cloquet with land department staff.
REMER - Cass County officials are looking into two new or revised easements to cover the connecting recreational trail that runs through the former Ah-Gwah-Ching property where the county and DNR currently own abutting properties.
WALKER - Forty-one Cass County property owners who potentially could be asked to share the cost of cleaning Ditch 9 and the public will be invited to a 6:30 p.m. Sept. 26 hearing at the land department in Backus to comment on the proposed project.