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Storm Lake City Council Sets Several Public Hearings

August 03, 2022 8:32am

The Storm Lake City Council set multiple public hearings at their meeting this week.

The council approved a public hearing regarding a proposal to enter into a development agreement for construction of four single-family duplexes and a storm water detention basin at West 6th Street and Highway 110. The agreement would be with Brash LLC. Construction would be completed by early June of next year, and the cost is expected to be 400-thousand dollars. The public hearing will be at the next council meeting on August 15th.

Another public hearing will be held on September 6th regarding a utility extension project related to the 6th Street duplexes project.

A public hearing was approved for August 15th to set plans, specifications, form of contract, and engineer's estimate for the Storm Lake Library HVAC renovation project. The City has been awarded a Community Development Block Grant to replace the HVAC system at the library, and to create a tele-health space. Bids for the project will be opened next week. The project is estimated to cost 608-thousand dollars, and the grant will cover 500-thousand dollars of that amount.