PUBLIC HEARING – REQUEST FOR COMMENTS

Due to the extended no travel period for COVID-19 protocol, we will postpone this public hearing until further notice. PUBLIC HEARING DATE – To be determined **WRITTEN INPUT/COMMENTS PREFERRED DUE TO COVID-19 PROTOCOL** Send written input/comments to: Town Clerk P.O. Box 28 Side Lake, MN 55781 or Email – frenchclerk@gmail.com

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Public Hearing Changed

The Town of French would like to adopt a “No Wake” Ordinance on the portion of the Sturgeon River, between Little Sturgeon Lake and Side Lake. We have posted a notice for a Public Hearing/comment period. The Public Hearing was to be held on Tuesday, April 14th at 7:00 pm at the Community Center in […]

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Census 2020 in Side Lake

Since the majority of residents in French Township do not get mail delivered to their homes, the census in this area is conducted under the Census Bureau’s Update/Leave method. This operation is designed to leave a questionnaire package at every identified housing unit. The operation was originally scheduled to begin in the middle of March, […]

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Important Broadband Announcement

PAUL BUNYAN COMMUNICATIONS HAS OBTAINED A GRANT TO HELP BRING FIBER OPTIC BROADBAND SERVICE TO YOUR HOME IF YOU LIVE IN THE AREA DESIGNATED ON THE MAP THOSE LIVING IN THIS AREA will be receiving information from Paul Bunyan Communications in the mail in the next several months. THIS IS NOT JUNK MAIL! You need […]

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Town of French Fire & EMS recruitment night

Have you ever thought about being a Volunteer Firefighter or First Responder? Town of French Fire and EMS is in need of firefighters and first responders to serve in our community right now. We will be hosting an open house recruitment night for those who are interested in joining our department. Wednesday, January 30th from […]

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Notice of PRIMARY Election

 Town of French                                                          State of Minnesota, County of St. Louis   NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a Primary Election will be held in all election precincts in the above named city/town at the Town Hall, 7548 Hwy 5, Side Lake, MN   on Tuesday, August 14, 2018.  Polling places will be open from 7:00 […]

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Important Information Regarding Property Assessments

Important Information Regarding Property Assessments This may affect your 2019 property taxes The Board of Appeal and Equalization for French Township will meet on Thursday, Thursday April 26, 2018 from 6-7 PM at the Town Hall, 7548 Hwy 5, Side Lake, Minnesota. The purpose of this meeting is to determine whether property in the jurisdiction […]

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Community CPR Class

When: Wednesday, October 11, 2017 Where: Side Lake Recreation Center Time: 6-8 PM Class Size: Limited to 20 participants Cost: No Fee (Donations Excepted) RSVP Requested:  Call (218) 929-1092 or email projectcare@qwestoffice.net The Family & Friends CPR course teaches the lifesaving skills of adult Hands-Only CPR, child CPR with breaths, adult and child AED use, […]

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You can help – Internet Service grant application

Paul Bunyan Communications Grant Opportunity Here is an opportunity to connect with Paul Bunyan Communications as they are working on a Border to Border grant application for broadband infrastructure through Itasca County. The grant application includes residential service connections in the Side Lake Area! Here is the proposed map: Download map They have a facebook […]

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