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Fire Chief Kent Gilbert recognized for 38 years of service

The City of Hastings recognizes Fire Chief Kent Gilbert for 38 years of service.  Congratulations on your retirement! Mayor Stutte presenting a plaque to Kent Gilbert

Floodplain Changes

The Hastings Planning Commission recommended approval during its meeting Monday of Ordinance No. 4555 to amend Hastings City Code regarding flood hazard district regulations. The Hastings City Council will act on that recommendation on June 11. If you wish to view if you are in the new Floodplain visit our GIS Natural Resource Website.  In the Map…

Summer fire safety and grilling tips

The Hastings Fire Department reminds you of summer fire safety and grilling tips! PROPANE GRILLS: Grills should only be used outside. Grills should be placed well away from home, deck railing and should not be under eaves or overhanging branches or other combustibles. Keep children and plate away from the grill area. Never leave your grill unattended. Always…

City of Hastings Fireworks Ordinance (CHANGE FOR 2018)

The City of Hastings has made a few changes to the Firework Ordinance for the year 2018.Below is the current ordinance adopted by the city council. 13-507. Sale and use of permissible fireworks. Permissible fireworks may be sold and/or ignited only during the following times: June 28th to July 2nd: 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m .July 3rd and July 4th:…

Spring Clean Up Safety

Spring is in the air and many of us are gearing up for yard work, gardening and just plain cleaning up from the winter. This is a time when our activity level increases and we may not be use to this amount of exertion. Following is a list of things that might make your Spring a little bit safer. ALWAYS USE PROPER SAFETY EQUIPMENT Sturdy Shoes Gloves Safety…