Merrill Iowa Newsletter
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# 712-938-2514 CITY HALL
HOURS 8 AM – NOON
LANDFILL HOURS: SATURDAY 9 AM-3 PM &
IF IT IS MUDDY THE LANDFILL WILL NOT BE
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CITY HALL HOURS 8 AM – NOON
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CITY LANDFILL IS OPEN, PLEASE PUT THINGS IN DESIGNATED AREA
Bev Fagan asked and received permission to put benches by bank and Lion’s park for Eagle Scout project
Fire Dept has set September 29 for annual picnic fundraiser.
Council approved payment #2 for lagoon project in amount of $40,045.68.
Campground management was discussed.
Information was presented for web site.
Attorney explained Iowa Code 142.D concerning smoke free buildings and advised Council to leave as is. Council did vote to post signage that “smoke free” includes electronic cigarettes.
Handout was presented by Council person Hemmelman concerning pork loin dinner fund raiser for flooring at Kissinger.
Council approved payment of $1,350 to Forest Holdings, Inc for deed transfer for 125 Main St property.
Community grants were discussed and explained.
St. John Lutheran church asked that parking in front of church be changed from “Church parking only” to “No overnight parking and no semi-trucks”. Council approved.
Council approved Resolution #2018-8 for annual SFR report.
Building permits were approved for T. Roepke, garage and Brewer, shed.
Bills were approved.
July Receipts: $172,636.84, Disb. $122,071.847.
Merrill Farmers Market is every Thursday 4-7 pm, through Sept 27; Old School Square, 4th & Main. We accept FMN vouchers. Fruit, veggies, jewelry, jellies, breads, cakes, flowers, crafts & more!
Le Mars Farmers Market is every Saturday 9-noon, through Sept 29; at 769 Prospect St SW. More vendors & more offerings. We accept FMNP/SFMNP vouchers
TOWN RUMMAGE SALE
Saturday September 15 from 8 am to 3:30 pm
Anyone interested in being on list of rummage sales in town, call 712-490-3908.
St John Lutheran Church is taking donation of items Thursday, Sept 13 & Friday, Sept 14 from
5 pm to 8 pm. All money will go toward missions
Visit Merrillia.info for Merrill news. Calendars are also available there
Credit and debit cards are now being accepted for payments at City Hall
Sept 15 – Town Rummage sales
Sept 17 – Council meets 7 pm
Sept 19 – Blood Bank
Sept 29 – Merrill Fire & Ambulance picnic
RECYCLING – 2 & 4TH THURSDAY
GARBAGE PICK-UP -EVERY THURSDAY
There is a “rescue” food bank in Merrill sponsored by the churches of Merrill. Persons or families in need should call 712-938-2548 to
schedule assistance. All persons will be helped if possible.
Coffee in the Legion room for veterans, 3rd Tuesday each month at 10 am.
“2018 VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR”
The Volunteer of the Year committee requests the aid of Merrill’s citizens in obtaining nominations for
the “2018 Volunteer of the Year” award.
Please submit the name of your candidate with a short explanation of the nominee’s qualifications in a sealed envelope to the office of city hall by NOON
Tuesday October 9, 2018
Your help is greatly appreciated…
ELLENDALE ST JOSEPH’S CATHOLIC CHURCH
FAMOUS ROAST BEEF DINNER
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2018
Serving 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Adults $10.00; Children (4-10) -$4.50 (at the door)
With Central Catering
TAKE OUT AVAILABLE
Serving: Roast beef, mashed potatoes & gravy, coleslaw, home grown corn, tomatoes, pickles.
Enjoy homemade pies and desserts
THIS IS A DINNER YOU DON’T
WANT TO MISS
Shop the abundance For Sale:
of the Ellendale
COUNTRY STORE Apple Pies
Enjoy a good meal and show your support for our community.