The Automatic Door Group provided information to the board for the installation of automatic door openers to make the building more accessible for disabled visitors. The door openers will be installed first on the middle school doors and will cost $5,750. Once the middle school doors are updated the board will consider which set of doors to do next.
The Chamberlain School District 7-1 Board of Education has named Dr. Justin Zajic as the next superintendent of schools starting July 1 st , 2020. He is currently the Middle School Principal in the Mitchell School District. Dr. Zajic will succeed Dr. Debra Johnson, who is retiring at the end of the school year.
At the February 18 Chamberlain City Commission meeting, the board convened as the Board of Adjustment and opened a public hearing for the conditional use request from Mike and Lori Weisz to list the basement of their home as a rental on Airbnb. Located at 103 Abernathy Circle (Lot 4B Block 4 Riverview Subdivision), the residentially-zoned property has a finished basement that includes two bedrooms, kitchenette and living quarters with accommodations for up to four people. The Planning and Zoning board had previously considered the request and recommended approval with the following conditions; visitors must be indoors and outdoor lighting be shut off by 10:00 p.m., dogs must be leashed and kenneled at night, parking must be on the property, and liability insurance must be obtained.
Performances by River City Beat, River City Groove, CHS Jazz Band, the Mddle School Choir and various soloists entertained guests at the annual Presidents’ Day Dinner Show Monday night. Members of River City Groove: Front: Maxwell Kelsey, Dean DuVall; second row: Garret Ristau, Trey Nelian, Breckin Steilen; Back: David Newton, Gunner Ristau, Sellyck McManus and Hayes Miller. Rita Raish/Sun
The Oacoma Town Board of Trustees approved a 20-year lease extension for the Convention Center and parking lot at Cedar Shore with US Hotel ACS Ventures, LLLP at Monday night’s regular meeting.