Friday, January 19, 2018

Summer Camp Registration Starts February 5 for Bellevue Residents

2018 Bellevue Summer Camp registration will begin on Monday, February 5 for Bellevue residents and on Monday, February 13 for non-residents.  The early bird discount runs February 5 through 28th, so sign up and receive 10% off all camp fees.
All the information you need about Summer Camp 2018 is located on the Village website.  Download the handbook to learn about 2018 field trips, rules, and so much more!!!
Don't miss out on your chance to give your children a summer they will never forget.  Bellevue hosts summer camp for kids ages 6-12 at DeBroux and Josten Parks.

For a preview of Summer Camp theme weeks, and more program offerings, check out the 2018 Winter/Spring LIFE Guide.

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Bellevue Seeking New Village Administrator

Village Administrator Angela Gorall, appointed in 2013, had her last day with the Village of Bellevue on January 17th. The Village Board recognized her service to the Village at its last meeting and offered their congratulations on a new opportunity she accepted in Minnesota.

The Village has hired Russ Van Gompel to serve as the Interim Administrator. Mr Van Gompel brings extensive local government experience to the Village to assist and consult during this transition period. The Village has also approved an agreement with a consulting firm to immediately begin the process of recruiting and hiring a new Village Administrator.

2018 Village of Bellevue Community Survey

Have you taken our survey yet? The Village of Bellevue is asking you to answer our Resident Community Survey. The Village wants to incorporate your input into policy and a strategic plan that will affect the entire Village, and that input is being collected through this survey.

Your answers here will be used by elected officials and Village staff to analyze the effects of and make changes to current Village programs and services.We need your input to best serve you, our citizens. Take the survey today and let us know what you think.

2018 Bellevue Community Survey

Friday, January 12, 2018

NFPA: Fire Alarms in Apartment Buildings

December 2017 Building Permit Numbers

The Village issued 26 permits for the month of December for a total permitted value of $1,553,172.  The total for the 2017 was $32,208,631 and 492 permits issued.  This compares to 481 permits issued for a value of $18,996,16 for 2016. The $32,208,631 permitted in 2017 is the sixth highest value ever permitted in the history of the Village of Bellevue and the highest since 2008.  The 492 permits issued for 2017 was the highest total since 2007.

For the year, the Village  issued 38 single-family permits with a total value of $8,249,500 (average of $217,092 per home).  In 2016  a total of 30 single-family permits were issued with a total value of $5,578,041 (average of $185,934 per home).  The 38 single-family permits issued in 2017 was the highest number since 2009.  The Village has two new subdivisions proposed to start in 2018 bringing in 78 new single-family lots.

The largest permit issued for December of 2017 was for an expansion at Carnivore Meat Company valued at $530,000.  The largest permit issued this past year was for the Dorsch Ford expansion that is currently under construction at $5,000,000.