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May 27, 2009
City Council postpones adopting sexual offender residency restrictions
On second thought, a majority of Hudson City Council members decided that a proposed ordinance restricting where convicted sex offenders can live in the city was too onerous. The council at its May 18 meeting rejected final approval of the "Restricted Zones and Residence Restrictions...
May 27, 2009 - 12:03pm
May 20, 2009
Scout statue wins council approval
It took a few months, but on Monday night the Boy Scouts of America gained permission from the Hudson City Council to erect a statue of a Scout...
May 20, 2009 - 9:52am
May 14, 2009
City gets belated $53,000 for old hospital site purchase
The city of Hudson will receive a $53,579 grant from the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources for use in improving the old Hudson Medical Center property - now part of Prospect Park. The City Council voted 5-1 at its May 4 meeting to accept the grant that will come through the...
May 14, 2009 - 1:25am
May 8, 2009
Letter: Pay prevailing wage to state
Dear Editor, It may seem like a bold act that the majority of our City Council members stood up to the state and said "no" to paying the prevailing wage for state government funded projects. However, my impression is that it seems wrong and possibly hypocritical. Who among our...
May 8, 2009 - 1:50am
May 7, 2009
Council approves 'sustainability' resolution on 4-3 vote
The Hudson City Council found itself divided Monday night over what most agreed was a relatively innocuous resolution. In the end, Mayor Dean Knudson's vote was needed to break a tie among council members and approve the "Adopting a Framework of Sustainable Community Principles"...
May 7, 2009 - 11:52am
May 1, 2009
City adopts budget with $2 million in capital improvements
A capital projects budget of just under $2 million was approved by the Hudson City Council on April 20. The budget includes $1.1 million for the resurfacing of Carmichael Road from the north side of I-94 to near the south city limits. Called a "mill and overlay" project, the work...
May 1, 2009 - 1:31am
April 30, 2009
City Council opposes governor's prevailing wage proposal
The Hudson City Council has gone on record in opposition to Gov.
April 30, 2009 - 11:10am
April 29, 2009
Lori Bernard elected City Council president
Lori Bernard was elected president of the Hudson City Council at its annual organizational meeting Tuesday, April 21. Bernard, who is beginning...
April 29, 2009 - 8:56am
April 22, 2009
Council advances sex offender draft ordinance
A proposed ordinance that bans people convicted of sex crimes again children from certain places in Hudson is expected to be ready for consideration by the City Council at its next meeting. The council, after a lengthy discussion Monday night, instructed City Attorney Catherine Munkittrick...
April 22, 2009 - 8:43am
April 8, 2009
Mayor Dean Knudson gives 'state of the city' update
Hudson Mayor Dean Knudson concluded the April 1 City Council meeting with a report on the city's accomplishments since he took office close to a year ago. "I think we've been a very productive council," he said. His goals coming into office, he said, were to promote safe neighborhoods...
April 8, 2009 - 1:56pm
March 27, 2009
City Council OKs electronic reader boards for Heritage Market
Electronic reader boards will be permitted on commercial lots fronting Hwy. 35 and Hanley Road under a master sign plan for the Heritage Greens development approved by the Hudson City Council on March 16. City staff and the city's Plan Commission have been considering the sign plan...
March 27, 2009 - 1:21am
March 25, 2009
Sex offenders are on the city's agenda again
City Council President Randy Morrissette II and Alderman Lee Wyland have different proposals on restricting where convicted sex offenders can live in Hudson. The two are members of an ad hoc task force of the Public Safety Committee that has been working on a sex offender residency...
March 25, 2009 - 9:30am
March 19, 2009
Hudson City Council approves mowing bids
The Hudson City Council on Monday night approved bids from two private contractors it expects to do the city's grass mowing in 2009. The council accepted an $18,600 bid from Gruber Lawn Care on the mowing of all the city's parks. The company owner, Jason Gruber, is an emergency...
March 19, 2009 - 1:33am
March 12, 2009
CITY OF HUDSON: 2/18/09 REGULAR COUNCIL MEETING MINUTES
REGULAR MEETING OF THE COMMON COUNCIL FEBRUARY 18, 2009 Meeting called to order by Mayor Dean Knudson in the Council Chambers of City Hall at 7:05 p.m. PRESENT: Mayor Knudson and Alderpersons Randy Morrissette, Pam Brokaw CONSENT AGENDA: MOTION by Morrissette, second by Wyland...
March 12, 2009 - 1:31am
CITY OF HUDSON: 2/2/09 REGULAR COUNCIL MEETING MINUTES
REGULAR MEETING OF THE COMMON COUNCIL FEBRUARY 2, 2009 Meeting called to order by Mayor Dean Knudson in the Council Chambers of City Hall at 7:05 p.m. Mayor Knudson invited the Boy Scouts from Troop 213 and their leader, Brian Johnson, to lead those present in the Pledge...
March 12, 2009 - 1:10am