City Council moves forward without MoDOT approval

Posted July 28, 2016 at 1:00 pm

 Maryville City Council voted during their July 25 meeting, to continue the project with Keller Construction, St. Joseph, without the approval of or funding from Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT), even though MoDOT rejected the bids from both contractors for the overlay project due to the contractors adding extra language and numbers to the contract document.

This is the first bid MoDot has not approved for city projects. MoDOT leadership stated their concerns about the changes the contractors made to the bid and contract documents. City staff appealed MoDOT’s decision and MoDOT officials were adamant that the bids did not meet requirements. MoDOT staff gave city staff two options; rebid the project or continue forward without MoDOT support or funding. The council voted to move forward without the $84,000 MoDOT funding to overlay a one

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    Farmers Market is Saturday’s place to be

    Posted July 27, 2016 at 1:00 pm

    Danna Burgeson and Nancy Evans prepare fresh flowers for buyers at the Maryville Farmers Market, located in the parking lot at Fourth and Buchanan Streets. The market is the Saturday morning gathering spot for individuals interested in healthy food

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    Skidmore community day unites community

    Posted July 26, 2016 at 8:19 pm

    The Pankau brothers, Tyrone and Jake, Pickering, warm up their 1972 Chevy pickup before the mud bog. The brothers own Redneck Racing and have competed in several mud bogs. They said mud bogs became popular locally when Skidmore hosted

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    BIG Art launches 2nd show

    Posted July 25, 2016 at 1:00 pm

     The Business Indoor Gallery of Art (BIG Art) sponsored by the Maryville Public Art Committee (MPAC) has launched its second art show. Display locations are:

    Accent Advertising and Signs, 114

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    BJ council speaks about animals inside the city

    Posted July 25, 2016 at 1:00 pm

     At the July 13 meeting, the Burlington Jct. City Council approved a new ordinance for keeping animals within city limits.

    Ordinance 569 defined animals as being in one of four categories: commercial animal feeding operation,

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    Get back-to-school shots now

    Posted July 24, 2016 at 1:00 pm

     It’s important to get children’s back-to-school immunizations as soon as possible, said Tabitha Frank, RN, BSN, Nodaway County Health Center public health nurse.

    Missouri state law changes have necessitated additional immunizations for children entering eighth

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    1st Christian Church feeds carnival workers

    Posted July 23, 2016 at 1:00 pm

    The First Christian Church, Maryville, opened its doors to the late night carnival workers, July 13, and served breakfast to more than 35 individuals who were putting up rides and attractions for the Nodaway County Fair. Left:

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    MDIO works to enhance downtown

    Posted July 23, 2016 at 1:00 pm

     Maryville Downtown Improvement Organization (MDIO) has its feet on the ground and has taken off running to improve the downtown district.

    MDIO became a reality in 2015, after talks in 2014 about establishing the entity.

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