Today: February 26, 2017

The City of Barnesville has contracted with Carr’s Tree Service to trim trees around our utility lines.  Work will be begin on Tuesday, February 21 and will occur throughout the community.  Residents should watch for crews working in backyards and side yards.  Work is expected to continue through Wednesday, March 1.  If you are interested in contracting with Carr’s for tree removal on your private property while they are in town, please contact them directly at 218.367.3355.

Due to the extremely warm weather, the Barnesville ice skating rink has been closed indefinitely.  Watch for future postings if the rink does reopen at a later date.

Attention Barnesville Cable TV Subscribers:  Although the letter which was sent last week indicated that customers using the SD cable box should experience no problems after the equipment changeover, we are finding that SOME customers with these boxes are unable to receive channels 54 and higher.  If you are experiencing this or any other problems, please contact City Hall at 354-2292 on Monday morning after 7:30 am and we will schedule a service call.  We apologize that technicians will not be available over the weekend.  We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and thank you for your patience and we continue to work hard to provide affordable and quality service.

The Barnesville City Council will hold their regular 2-13-17 City Council Meeting on Monday, February 13 beginning at 7 pm in the City Council Chambers.

Barnesville Cable TV Subscribers – Last night the City switched over to the new digital equipment. It ensure that you continue to receive all of your channels, you may need to reprogram your TV or you may need a new set-up box. If you are experiencing any problems receiving your cable channels or have questions, contact City Hall at 354.2292.

Barnesville Cable TV customers are reminded that between Midnight on Monday, February 6 and 3 am on Tuesday, February 7 we will be switching over to new digital equipment.  Be advised that this may require at ion on your part.  Earlier this week you should have received a letter from the City of Barnesville outlining the steps you will need to take.  If you didn’t receive the letter, check it out here- Cable TV Letter 013017

Due to poor ice conditions the Barnesville Ice Skating Rink and warming house will be closed until at least Thursday, January 26, 2017. Check the City’s website and Facebook page as it becomes available.

The Barnesville City Council will hold a Special City Council Meeting on Tuesday, January 17 beginning at 7 pm in the City Council Chambers.

It’s time for those New Year’s Resolutions……have you been dreaming about starting your own business?  Now is the time to take action and the Barnesville Economic Development Authority is here to help!  Register TODAY for the Starting Your Own Business Workshop coming up on Monday, February 6.  Questions?  Give us a call at 354-2145!

The Barnesville City Council will hold their regular monthly 1-9-17 City Council Meeting on Monday, January 9 beginning at 7 pm in the City Council Chambers.  To review the agenda, just click on the link.