For two hours on Thursday morning, Elgin residents will have the opportunity to learn more about the new swimming pool to be constructed in the coming months.
An open house will be held at City Hall, beginning at 10 a.m. Thursday and running til noon for persons to see plans for the new pool and have any of their questions answered.
The event marks the beginning of a busy few weeks regarding the new pool.
At the current time, bids are being sought for pool and general construction as well as pool mechanical construction. Contract documents have been prepared by Burbach Aquatics, Inc. and are available for examination at City Hall.
A pre-bid meeting will be held at City Hall on Thursday, July 28, beginning at 2 p.m. A Contractor Awareness Program will be presented during the meeting. Following that, those attending will be taken to the site to review soil borings. Contractors wishing to contribute labor or materials for the project should contact City Hall at this time. Sealed bids will be received at City Hall before 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 10. At that time, bids will be publicly opened and read aloud.
The Elgin City Council will consider the awarding of bids during a special meeting to be held Tuesday, Aug. 16, beginning at 7 p.m. at City Hall.
In general, work on the new pool shall commence on Sept. 12 and be substantially completed and ready for owner occupancy by May 25, 2017, and be completed by December 5, 2017.
Donations continue from generous residents and former Elgin residents in support of the new pool.
New donors through last week include the United Methodist Church in Memory of Max Davis, Paul & Connie Beckman in Memory of Brad Beckman, Chris & Laurie Waterbury in Memory of Gale Schindler, Bryan & Paula Jensen, Rich & Donna Uhrenholdt, Patrick & Cheryl Veik and Sue (Payne) Mailhot.
The total amount raised through donations is now at $747,403.63
The Antelope County Sheriff’s Department, with help from the Nebraska State Patrol, arrested Stacy Colman, 44, Wednesday evening at a home in the 300 block of Pine Street. Sheriff Bob Moore said Colman was arrested for being in violation of the Sex Offender Registry Act, a Class 3A felony. Bond was set at $10,000 with a 10 percent provision. He is currently being held at the Antelope County Law Enforcement Center. Moore said other charges may be filed in connection with the incident. E-R photo
Stanley G. Wilkinson
1933 — 2016
Funeral Services for Stanley G. Wilkinson age 83 of Oakdale, NE will be 10 a.m. Friday, July 22, 2016 at Oakdale Community Center in Oakdale with Pastor Bob Moore, Officiating.
Visitation will be 6 – 8 p.m. Thursday, July 21, 2016 at Beyer Snider Memorial Funeral Home in Neligh. Burial will be in Oakdale Cemetery.
Stan passed away Sunday, July 17, 2016, at his home. Beyer Snider Memorial Funeral Home is handling the arrangements. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.beyersnidermemorialfh.com
Stanley Gene Wilkinson was born on April 4, 1933 to Lester and Etta (Christiansen) Wilkinson at Elgin, Nebraska. He graduated from Elgin High School with the Class of 1949. He was united in marriage to Patricia Mengedoht at Fontanelle, Nebraska. Stan farmed and was a car dealer. He enjoyed collecting muscle and antique cars most of his life.
Survived by his son, Matt and wife, Kelli Wilkinson of Oakdale, Nebraska. Two step grandsons, Travis and Tanner Dozler. One step great grandson, Hunter.
Preceded in death by his parents.
NOTICE OF MEETINGS COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS, ANTELOPE COUNTY, NEBRASKA FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST, 2016
Notice is hereby given that the County Board of Supervisors of Antelope County, Nebraska will hold meetings in the County Supervisor’s room in the Antelope County Courthouse Annex, Neligh, Nebraska on the following dates and times:
August 2, 2016 at 9:00 AM
August 9, 2016 at 8:00 AM
August 16, 2016 at 9:00 AM
Meetings will be open to the public. An agenda, kept continuously current, is available for public inspection at the Antelope County Clerk’s office and may be modified at such meeting to include items of an emergency nature pursuant to Section 84-1411 of the Nebraska Revised Statutes.
PUBLISH: July 20, 2016
NOTICE OF CLASS C
Notice is hereby given that pursuant to Section 53-135.01, a liquor license may be automatically renewed for one year from November 1, 2016 for the following retail Class C licensee to-wit:
Boomerangs, 108 North
Second Street, Elgin, Antelope
Notice is hereby given that written protests to the issuance of automatic renewal license may be filed by any resident of the City of Elgin, on or before Aug. 10, 2016, in the office of the City Clerk; that in the event protests are filed by three or more such persons, a hearing will be held to determine whether continuation of said license should be allowed.
Vicki S. Miller,
PUBLISH: July 20, 2016