Updates


Property Tax Refunds: Good News

I supported an effort by PRL (Property Real Estate and Licensing) to promote Minnesota’s property tax refund system. I believe that this is an important method to insure that low-income homeowners can receive assistance to…



Updates: Community Health, Bierman House, Property Taxes

Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA)   Olmsted County has mailed to 2,000 randomly selected households a questionnaire to determine the health needs of Olmsted County.  If you received one, please complete the survey and return it.  You will…





DMC Must Not Ignore Neighborhoods and the Region

On Tuesday, August 7, county commissioners met with representatives from SRF consulting Group Inc. (SRF is doing the 20-year DMC transportation plan).  The commissioners expressed their concern that the transportation plan’s focus is only on the…



Bierman House

The Bierman House is a historical structure in Olmsted County.  It is known as the gatehouse to Mayowood.  The house came and about 70 acres was purchased by Olmsted County through a grant to be used for…