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Community Solutions Podcast

Oct 16, 2019

www.commsolutionsmn.com- Public Schools have been beating the drum for a long time, saying that with just a little more money, they can do great things. Leaders in ISD 728 (Zimmerman, Rogers, Elk River) are trying to pass an $110,000,000/10yr operating levy and another referendum to float bonds for a new middle school...


Oct 10, 2019

www.commsolutionsmn.com- If you have listened to the show for any time at all, you know how we feel about appointments to fill vacancies for nonpartisan seats over having a special election. Spoiler alert: We hate them. The idea of having a republic is one where we elect people to represent us in our government....


Sep 30, 2019

www.commsolutionsmn.com- We welcome Crystal mayor, Jim Adams back to the show and council member, Nancy LaRoche. Crystal is a city on the move. Businesses are moving to Crystal. Parks are being beautified... and city debt is going down? It's all true. There has been one way of governing that gets passes down from groups...


Sep 18, 2019

www.commsolutionsmn.com- Too many times in our travels, we have come across those over-anxious folks that haven't ever done much of anything in the political world and decide that they want to run for an office that is way out of their league. It almost never ends well unless you capture the nomination in a...


Sep 9, 2019

www.commsolutionsmn.com- Minnesota has 853 cities, but it has way more townships. Yet, the cities have so much more power over their neighboring townships. One such example is the power of annexation. Annexation is the process by which all, or a portion of, a township is added to the boundaries of an existing city...