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Museum Board Plans Virtual Meeting on May 8

The Hastings Museum Board will meet virtually via Zoom at 12 p.m. Friday, May 8. Members of the public who wish to listen to the meeting can dial in at +1 314-666-1887 (PIN: 281116877). The meeting agenda can be found below: MUSEUM DEPARTMENT UPDATE – Becky Kvetensky, Director of Visitor Services I.             CALL TO ORDER OPEN MEETINGS ACT…

Utility Board Meeting set for May 6

The Hastings Utility Board will meet by teleconference at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, May 6, 2020.  Please note the time was changed to 10 a.m. from the previously-announced 9 a.m. start time. An agenda, kept continuously current, is available at the office of the Manager of Utilities by contacting ccrecelius@hastingsutilities.com.

New Directed Health Measures to Begin May 4

A new Directed Health Measure Order has been issued for the South Heartland District Health Department that includes Adams, Clay, Nuckolls and Webster counties. It begins on May 4 and lasts through May 31. Here are the measures that are already in place, but are being extended: 1.       Gatherings of more than 10 people in a single space at a time…

Hastings Housing Survey Results Are In

The results from the 2020 Hastings Housing Needs Assessment Study are in, identifying housing needs within the community. While the Development Services department is still analyzing the data, key findings include a need for middle-income housing and greater oversight of rental property. Staff also found a significant interest in single-family homes,…

COVID-19 Video Press Conference Set for May 1

Mayor Corey Stutte, along with health and emergency experts in the community, will host a video conference call for media at 10 a.m. Friday, May 1. The conference will be live streamed to the public on the City of Hastings website. Participants will include the following: ·         Corey Stutte, City of Hastings ·         Michele Bever, South Heartland…