The Oakdale city council approved the city’s preliminary 2017 budget and property-tax levy at its Sept. 13 meeting. The preliminary budget and tax levy needed to be sent to Washington County for certification before the end of September.
Janett and Steve and their dog Max, passing through on an over 12,000 roundtrip vacation from California, stop to charge up at the Tesla charging at HyVee in Oakdale. Their 2013 Tesla Model S even has a GOTESSY license plate.
In honor of Ted Bearth’s memory, his family will lead the parade as this year’s grand marshals. Bearth was a community leader who helped start Summerfest, and who reveled in the excitement of its events.
Family of the parade’s namesake will be grand marshals