The April 17 Minden City Council meeting started off with reminders from Mayor Ted Griess of upcoming events. A prescription drug take back will be held April 29 at the Minden Police Station from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. NET will host several events in Minden on the same day with admission to Pioneer Village waived for anyone attending the events. County Clean-up will take place May 5-6 at the County Roads Department and the Choice Gas enrollment period is now open. Citizens needing help with enrollment are welcome to stop in at the City Office for assistance.
Griess went on to introduce three proclamations. The first was a call to observe National Police Week May 15-21 with activities commemorating law enforcement officers past and present and Peace Officers’ Memorial Day May 15 in honor of law enforcement officers who were disabled or lost their lives in service to their community. April 17-22 was declared Community Development Week to align with National Community Development Week.
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