City Job Openings

Our fulltime Utility Billing Clerk position has come open – to learn more go to http://cityofisanti.us/government/job-opportunities/143

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Mayor Wimmer Yard Signs

Mayor Wimmer Yard Signs

We need your help getting our positive message of real achievements out to your friends and neighbors in the City of Isanti. Please consider hosting a yard sign. August 12th is the Primary and we must do well enough to reach the fall election. Our City’s future of progress and success is in the hands of the …

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July 19th Street Dance ~ Boogie Wonderland

July 19th Street Dance ~ Boogie Wonderland

Our 2nd Street Dance is this Saturday July 19th 7pm to 11pm Downtown Isanti. Our dances have been incredibly successful and draw thousands of people to our downtown. I first proposed we start these dances last year to do exactly what they are doing – highlighting the heart and soul of our Community. Boogie Wonderland was a great success last year and will be again Saturday. Hope to see everyone there.

The music & dancing is free with food/drinks for sale.

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Budget Update

Budget Update

We presented the first portion of the City budget last night at our work session. My request for a Police Investigator along with a number of capital improvements, mosquito control, cost savings on building custodial work and numerous other improvements are making it through the budget process. The Police Investigator position is important to help work through increasing investigation work loads and allow our patrol officers more time on the street. The hours and sometimes days spent by our patrol officers investigating crimes takes them away from …

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Busy Rodeo/Jubilee Weekend

Busy Rodeo/Jubilee Weekend

Speaking at Rotary today to layout ideas how we can work together to build a better Isanti. Parade lineup tonight at 6:00pm – come join us for a fun walk through town. To many events to mention the next few days but go to http://www.isantichamber.com/ for all the details. I will be giving the Official Welcome at Ambassador Coronation 4pm Sunday at Spectacular Events.

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City of Isanti Credit Rating Upgraded Once Again

City of Isanti Credit Rating Upgraded Once Again

I am happy to announce that the City of Isanti’s Credit rating has been upgraded, AA- from A+, for the second time in my term as Mayor. This is based on excellent financial planning & policies, strong financial management, healthy cash reserves, lower per capita debt and strong economic outlook for our Community. This rating upgrade will save us tens of thousands of dollars on our City projects.

The Long Term Financial Plan I put in place when I became Mayor continuously guides our decisions. A City our size …

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Sign Update

Sign Update

We put signs up for 3 hours tonight but ran out of daylight. I will finish the sign request tomorrow morning. If you are interested in hosting a Mayor Wimmer Sign please contact me 763-442-8749, George@georgewimmer.com or message me on Twitter or Facebook. If you have requested one and have not received it yet you will tomorrow. I want to thank all those who are showing their support for our campaign of progress. I will not forget your help – it means a great deal …

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July 19th Street Dance ~ Boogie Wonderland

July 19th Street Dance ~ Boogie Wonderland

When I proposed the Farmers Market and Street Dances to the EDA and City Council last year I was expecting a positive impact on our Downtown. Through our hard work and great staff they have both been a tremendous success and continue to grow. There were critics who did not share the vision but we can never let narrow minded individuals stop progress and community development.

The Farmers Markets are every Friday 2:30 to 6:30 at Eagle Park and the next Street Dance will be July 19th 7pm …

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Kids helped me get Signs Ready

Kids helped me get Signs Ready

Alexander and Abigail helped me pull out the signs and stakes today. We cleaned them up and getting ready to place them. They have been so helpful and fun as we ramp up to next week kickoff event – The Rodeo Jubilee Days Parade July 10th. Lineup begins at 6:00 right next to Mattson Park. We are in section 1 spot 8.  If you are interested in joining us for the Parade please let me know – 763-442-8749 or George@georgewimmer.com

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Host a Mayor George Wimmer Sign

Host a Mayor George Wimmer Sign

If you would be willing to host a Mayor George Wimmer sign please let us know. 763-442-8749, message on Facebook or Twitter or email – george@georgewimmer.com. Please share this message with every City of Isanti friend and neighbor.

The Primary is less than 45 days away – August 12th. We need everyone’s support to make it through. Traditionally 300 or fewer voters show up to vote in a non-presidential primary. In a general election there are over 2,000 voters. Sign locations are important to getting our message out. …

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