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Proposed Plan Modification Amendment 2024–01

Fairview Villas Project The Community Redevelopment Authority has proposed a Plan Modification in Redevelopment Area #5, to be known as the Fairview Villas project. The property is generally located 380 feet south of the intersection of West F Street and Franklin Avenue, on the east side of Franklin Avenue. The legally described property is as follows:  Lot…

City launches creative district survey

The City of Hastings and Business Improvement District have created a survey to gather feedback and measure Hastings citizens’ perceptions of art and cultural events in Downtown Hastings from a diverse audience, focusing on accessibility and representation.  The survey is part of the application process to establish the Heartbeat Creative District…

St. Michael's students participate in City's Arbor Day program

St. Michael’s Elementary School students participated in the City of Hastings Arbor Day program, which included the planting of two trees next to the school’s garden on Friday, April 26.  City Tree Board member Joe Kindig, who owns the Pine Patch Tree Farm and provided the trees, suggested the collaboration with Hastings Catholic Schools. Funds for…

Traffic light pole at Kansas and 281 to be replaced

The traffic signal pole for southbound U.S. Highway 34/281 traffic at Kansas Avenue was damaged on Feb. 29. A pickup truck left the roadway and dented the pole, causing a vertical split in the pole. The Utilities Department installed guy wires opposite the dent and split to support the pole.  The NDOT inspected the pole foundation, anchor bolts, and…

HU begins survey of gas mains and service lines

The City of Hastings would like the public to be aware that Hastings Utilities gas personnel will be walking all gas mains and service lines up to the meter for the home or business as part of a whole leak survey. Hastings Utilities is required by the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, which is part of the U.S. Department of Transportation,…