City awarded $2,000,000 in project funding


Hears customer complaint on water bill

by Ross DuBray
Editor, WRE

At the Eagle Butte regular city council meeting on September 11, 2013, Trent Bruce, Engineer for DGR Engineering, reported that the City of Eagle Butte has been awarded $997,000 in grant money, and $1,000,056 in loan money from USDA Rural Development. The funding is set for the city’s sewer and lagoon projects including North 212 and Bringman Street. The scope of the original proposed project changed after submission of the application and a new environmental assessment will need to be completed.

For the rest of this story, see the September 19, 2013, issue of the West River Eagle, including our e-Edition.

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Most recent Eagle Butte Special City Council Meeting held on April 23, 2014. Recording is of the entire open session excluding executive session. Action taken was to restate and re-approve three motions made at the April 9, 2014 session. Approved to move ahead with main street water main replacement project and to open it up to bids. Most recent regular Eagle Butte City Council Meeting on April 9, 2014. Recording records entire meeting excluding a one-hour executive session. Top action taken: approved Tuesday's Ward II election results; rescinded February council action reducing Mayor salary, putting it back to what it was prior to action; appointed Verzella LaPlante Mayor; appointed Tyson LaPlante to fill Ward II seat. Most recent Dupree City Council meeting held on Monday, April 7, 2014. Most recent regular Dupree City Council Meeting held on March 3, 2014. Recording starts shortly after meeting was called to order and runs entire length of meeting. Main discussion points included city streets and the upcoming April election.


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