The City of Montevideo presented the first two of four 2017 Building Awards at its regular meeting on Monday evening.

The City of Montevideo presented the first two of four 2017 Building Awards at its regular meeting on Monday evening.

An award for Best Residential Exterior Renovation was presented to Janell Welling for a home located at 2121 Williams Ave.

John Steinbach of Farmer’s Union Oil Company accepted an award for Best New Commercial Business Development (Cenex Travel Plaza) located at 603 Highway 212 West.

In other business, the council considered three items on the consent agenda. First up was the approval of verified claims for the period ending April 13, 2018, in the amount of $365,168.80.

Also considered was an application from Mike Dupere, representing the Montevideo Car Show Committee, for the use of Main Street for their annual car show on Sunday, June 17, during Fiesta Days.

The council also considered an application from Mitch Collins for the use of city sidewalks in conjunction with a graduation party to be held at Talking Waters Brewery on Memorial Day (May 28) from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

After discussion, all three items on the consent agenda were approved.

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