A Gift, Land Purchase And Financing Help To Expand Economic Development Opportunities

A contract for the purchase of 200 acres east of Chillicothe for an Industrial Park was approved by the Chillicothe City Council.  The council approved two ordinances and an agreement to pursue financing to make the purchase possible. The first is a gift of $1.5 million dollars from Chillicothe Development Incorporated (CDI) to assist with the purchase of the 200 […]

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Chillicothe City Council Agenda

The Chillicothe City Council will look at financing, a hydrology study and discuss the search for a new City Administrator when they meet Monday.  The meeting will begin at 5:30 pm at the CMU Meeting Room. Appearances will include three items from the City Administrator Darin Chappell.  These include:  The memorandum of understanding with Bird Rides Inc.  The discussion on […]

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Financing Package For Chillicothe Street Project Approved

The Chillicothe City Council approved nearly $4.4 million dollars in financing for the Chillicothe street project.  The financing over a period of 7-years at an interest rate of 1.375%.  City Administrator Darin Chappell says this financing package gives greater flexibility in the repayment. Chappell says the 7-year package has interest payments that are about $105,000 higher than the 5-year plan.  […]

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Financing For Police Vehicles Approved

The financing package for the five new Chillicothe Police vehicles and the equipment needed to outfit the cars for use in the department was approved by the Chillicothe City Council Monday.  City Administrator Darin Chappell says the package approved includes $231,833 for 42 months.  The contract was awarded to Clayton Holdings, a subsidiary of Commerce Bank. Chappell says they also […]

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Brookfield Schools Five Year Improvement Plan

The Brookfield School District is getting close to wrapping up discussions on a five year plan for improvements to buildings and sporting facilities. Superintendent Kyle Collins says it’s a broad list of improvements. The committee that formulated the list included community members and school staff including maintenance people. He says funding for the project would be voted on by the […]

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