Superior’s Redevelopment Authority and Douglas County are working together to bring development to the Parkland Industrial Park. The Douglas County Board approved a cooperation agreement with the Redevelopment Authority to guide exploration for a new facility that would process about 2.5 million tons of hot briquette iron annually in the area. The $800 million investment would bring about 100 full-time equivalent jobs to the area. The jobs would be high-paying skilled, technical and managerial jobs, said Richard Allocca of International Metallics Corp. The proposed project is similar to wh
Animal Allies board of directors is ending its management agreement for the animal shelter in Superior effective April 30. And city administration is offended by wording of the letter ending a two-plus year agreement. The decision comes less than a month after the Superior City Council decided to suspend a design contract for a new 8,600-square-foot animal shelter. “It was a very difficult decision for the board to make,” said Animal Allies Director Rick Sailstad. Animal Allies took over the shelter operation at the start of 2012 at its Hill Avenue location.
Superior has a new venue for live music by local artists. From Thursday night jam sessions to live bands performing Friday and Saturday nights in the new Sin City Night Club — next to Frankie’s Tavern — there promises to be something for everyone, said Sherry Erickson, former owner of Third Rock, Shooter’s Saloon and the Pacific Club.
Animal Allies board of directors decided to end its management agreement for the animal shelter in Superior. The decision comes less than a month after the Superior City Council decided to suspend a contract to design a new shelter. “The Animal Allies Board of Directors met yesterday to review our involvement with the City of Superior’s new and current shelters,” Board President Tim Riley wrote in a letter delivered Jan. 10 to Mayor Bruce Hagen.