Members of the Sartell City Council, staff and Public Safety Facility consulting team gathered May 28 for a groundbreaking photo at the new Public Safety Facility site, 501 Pinecone Road S. Those present (from left to right) were the following: Murray Mack, HMA Architects; Brady Andel, council member; Tim Gillet, HMA Architects; Mike Chisum, council member; Fire Chief Jim Sattler;, Mayor Ryan Fitzthum; Police Chief Jim Hughes; Jeff Kolb, council member; Tim Elness, council member; John Kothenbeutel, Public Works director; Anita Archambeau, Community Development director; Jon Halter, SEH Engineering; and Bob Strack, John Nack, Tim Olinger and Chuck Serbus, all of Strack Construction. The Public Safety Facility is currently under construction with completion slated in the summer of 2020.
Author: Janelle Von Pinnon
Von Pinnon has been publishing the St. Joseph Newsleader since 1989, the Sartell-St. Stephen Newsleader since 1995 and the Sauk Rapids-Rice Newsleader since 2015. She graduated from Minnesota State University-Moorhead with degrees in mass communications (with an emphasis on print journalism) and biology. She lives in southeast St. Cloud with her husband and two children.