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Merrill cement swimming pool (1935 photo)
Saturday, Sept. 20 - The City of Merrill is having a cleanup and painting day downtown at the city building (across from the old fire station) from 9 am to approximately 2 pm. Plans are to paint the city building downtown, along with a cleanup of the property. If you are able to help by painting, picking up trash, pulling weeds of various city properties, we would appreciate your presence. Please email Erica Nore at Erica.firstname.lastname@example.org or just come Saturday to help clean up the area.
Firefighters are selling 50/50 raffle tickets for $5 a ticket to raise funds for training & equipment repairs.
October 8 - Fire Prevention Week *Open House* @ 6:30 Serving Hotdogs Safety Demonstrations
September 21 - Pancake Breakfast
Click event on calendar for details or go here and scroll down to list.
5TH STREET PUNCH LIST OF NEEDED REPAIRS - WILL BE CHECKED OFF HERE AS REPAIRS ARE COMPLETED
EVERYONE: PLEASE CLICK HERE TO CONTACT A CITY REPRESENTATIVE IF WE HAVE MISSED A DEFECT IN THE YEAR OLD 5TH STREET PAVING, SIDEWALKS, OR DRIVEWAYS ONLY.
1. ( ) PROPERTY PINS ON WEST SIDE OF STREET MISSING
2. ( ) 815 5TH ST UNEVEN SIDEWALK SLAB
3. ( ) 800 5TH ST CRACK IN SIDEWALK TO FRONT DOOR
4. ( ) 721 5TH ST CRACK
5. ( ) DRIVEWAY CATHOLIC CHURCH
6. ( ) 5TH & CENTER SE CORNER SOIL SINK HOLE BY FIREPLUG AT CATHOLIC CHURCH
7. ( ) 5TH & CENTER CRACK CURB
8. ( ) 435 5TH ST CRACK
9. ( ) 401 5TH ST UNEVEN SIDEWALK SLAB
10. ( ) 5TH & MAIN EAST PEDESTRIAN APPROACH & CENTER LINE OF STREET
11. (XX) 435 MAIN WIRE STICKING UP IN CEMENT AND REBAR IN GRASS
12. ( ) CENTER STREET EAST
13. ( ) 634 5TH ST CRACKS
14. ( ) 800-826 5TH UNEVEN SIDEWALK SLAB
15. ( ) FOWLER & 5TH NE CORNER UNEVEN
16.- ? ( ) REINFORCED DRIVEWAYS REPLACED WITH UNREINFORCED NEW PROJECT DRIVEWAYS
CITY DUMP OPEN Wednesdays 9am - dusk
Saturdays 9am - 4pm
2ND & 4TH THURSDAYS
GARBAGE IS PICKED UP FIRST
RECYCLING IS PICKED UP ON A
BE SURE GARBAGE CANS ARE NOT FULL OF WATER. THEY CANNOT BE PICKED UP IF THEY HAVE WATER IN THEM.
Some Time -
Merrill Vet's Memorial (coming soon)
City Dump Rules
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I could also make use of more
pictures of early Merrill.
A large recycling dumpster is 1/2 block south
of Prairie State Bank. Please place RECYCLABLE items
blue dumpster just south of town maintenance building.