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Mobility Study Survey released

Creating a community that everyone can access is important to us. The City of Hastings is asking for your help to identify popular pedestrian destinations and the barriers that prevent those with disabilities from getting there. This could include sidewalk issues, street curb concerns, lack of safe pedestrian crossings, etc. The Universal Mobility…

Old Highway 281 Viaduct to be Temporarily Closed

The 84-year old Highway 281 viaduct over the Union Pacific Railroad tracks will be temporarily closed by the City of Hastings effective on May 31, 2019.  A report done by the Olsson engineering firm, received by the City Engineer on May16, 2019, indicated that the 2018-19 winter has hastened the need for the City of Hastings to consider the future of…

Railroad Crossing Closure Notice April 2019

The Union Pacific Railroad will be making repairs to the railroad crossing on N Baltimore Ave (south of North Shore Dr) which will require the road to be closed at the crossing. The closure is expected to be in place from 7 a.m on 4/27/19 until 5 p.m on 4/29/19. The City of Hastings has requested a public notice be placed in the Tribune.

Request for Proposals for Clean-out Services vendor is released

The city is seeking qualified bidders for Clean-out Services to mitigate nuisance properties. Duties would include rubbish removal, basic property maintenance, and site security at properties throughout the city and the 2-mile extraterritorial jurisdictional boundary. A copy of the full Request for Proposals can be found on the bids and awards page.

RFP for Barriers to Universal Mobility Study is released

The city is seeking qualified applicants for a Barriers to Universal Mobility Study. This project will include an inventory and assessment of the existing sidewalk network in the city, and development of a GIS-based compilation of existing conditions and phased improvement plans. The full RFP can be found on the Bids & Awards Page.