MnDOT Highway 61 Open House – Feb. 27th

Open House: Highway 61 Reconstruction through Grand Marais
Tuesday, February 27, 2018 3:30-5:30 pm
Grand Marais City Hall, Council Chambers (15 N. Broadway Avenue)

“Members of the public are invited to come and go as they please. There will not be a formal presentation. This gathering will provide opportunity to view layouts, speak with project staff, and learn more about the proposed project.” from MnDOT (full public notice available here).
Come see how the 2014-2015 Highway 61 Revisited visioning process has shaped the 2019 MnDOT project. A local steering committee has been working with MnDOT to incorporate local priorities and visions for the corridor.

Stay Tuned! 2018 Great Place Project Coming Soon

Cook County Chamber of Commerce Executive Director, Jim Boyd, and Local Artist, Betsy Bowen, at Como Oil & Propane’s 2014 Great Place

Soon the fifth annual Great Place Project will kick off, looking for applications of your great idea to create a Great Place in 2018. Thanks to a fundraiser spearheaded by Jim Boyd and the Cook County Chamber, $11,000 of funds will be available for mini-grants. Stay tuned!