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Library opens to appointments starting Jan. 11

The Hastings Public Library will open up for appointments beginning on Monday, Jan. 11. Members of the public will be able to make appointments for the following reasons: Public computer access Technology help with library resources PIXLab tools Appointments will be scheduled online here. The library had been closed to the public due to a high…

Downtown snow emergency in effect Tuesday night

The City of Hastings has issued a snow emergency for the downtown area only, beginning at 10 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 29. The snow emergency will expire at 9 a.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 30. No parking is allowed between 1st Street and 5th Street from Burlington Avenue to Minnesota Avenue during this time as crews work to clear snow and ice. The Hastings Police…

City offices to close for Christmas holiday

The City of Hastings offices will close at noon on Thursday, Dec. 24 and will be closed all day on Friday, Dec. 25, in observance of the Christmas holiday. Front desk services will be unavailable at the Hastings Police Department, Hastings Fire and Rescue, City Hall, Hastings Utilities Department, Parks and Recreation Department, the Hastings Public…

42nd Street to reopen after paving project

The paving project on 42nd Street is nearly complete, and the section between Baltimore Avenue and U.S. Highway 281 is expected to open on Monday, Dec. 21. Werner Construction began working on the project in June, which included the installation of sanitary sewer, water main, storm sewer, grading and new concrete paving on 42nd Street from Baltimore…

Planning Commission to meet virtually Dec. 15

The Hastings Planning Commission will meet via videoconference for its regularly-scheduled meeting at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 15. Governor Pete Ricketts issued an executive order to permit state and local governmental boards, commissions, and other public bodies to meet by videoconference, teleconference, or other electronic means through Jan. 31,…