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Council to Consider Increase in Ambulance Billing Rates

Council to Consider Increase in Ambulance Billing Rates

The Lamar City Council wll consider a proposal from Lamar Fire Chief Marshall Cook Monday evening, regarding ambulance billing increases to as to be current with Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement rates. The 3% hike will keep the door open for future increases, and will pertain to four areas of ambulance service. The council will review […]

City Moves Ahead on Willow Creek Levee Improvements/Swears in Councilmembers

City Moves Ahead on Willow Creek Levee Improvements/Swears in Councilmembers

Members of the former Lamar City Council held a brief session Monday night, November 14. City Clerk, Linda Williams reviewed the City Sales and Use Tax report for September collections, which detailed another monthly increase. City Administrator, Bill Pfeisticker provided the council with an update on used and unused railroad property just west of the railroad […]

Council Questions Need for Train-/-Bus Depot

Council Questions Need for Train-/-Bus Depot

Known as the Multi Modal System, the Lamar City Council reviewed the increased construction costs of what would be an ARRA funded depot located east of the Lamar Chamber of Commerce offices. With little guaranteed return on an expensive investment, the council decided against taking any action on the FASTER grant and allowed it to […]