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The Rush City Council on July 14 approved its version of a purchase agreement with a Twin Cities-based company that is looking to buy a 58-acre parcel at the industrial park, with rail spur, for a propane operation. The company, Interstate Energy Partners, wants to bring in propane by rail car, sell it wholesale and [...]

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A bar in downtown Rush City is asking to be the first in town to stay open until 2 a.m. The Rush City Council on June 23 discussed the 5th Street Bar’s request with Sgt. Jason Foster, who provided insight into what the later hour would likely mean for him and fellow officers who cover [...]

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An assisted living facility remains a consideration in Rush City, though city councilors want assurances the city won’t end up owning or running it. On Monday night, the City Council set a special meeting for 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 18, to meet with the developer and the city’s financial consultant to talk more about bonding [...]

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The Rush City Council on April 28 reviewed a site plan of a proposed assisted living facility that remains a work in progress. In an update on the issue, City Administrator Amy Mell said the city received a tax increment financing application from Summit Senior Communities, LLC, and the paperwork has since been delivered to [...]

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Decision pending on reconstructing 5th Street North in the downtown area The Rush City Council on April 14 revisited the issue of possibly moving forward with a street improvement project on 5th Street in the downtown area in spring 2015. City engineer Barry Peters, by memo to the city, estimated it would cost just over [...]

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At the Nov. 12 Rush City Council meeting, city administrator Amy Mell said she is still talking with Pete Jesh of Summit Development about management companies that might be interested in running an assisted living facility in town. In May, Jesh informed the council that he would like to construct a 40-47 unit building to [...]

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