The new Morrison Police Department will officially start responding to calls on May 1. Chief Bill Vinelli has put together a patrol schedule to make sure the town is covered throughout the day and night by his new force.
The police department was also approved for the purchase of 10 new tasers. Once they arrive, the force will complete taser training. The department has completed or has plans to complete CPR training, radar training, motorcycle/driving training and more.
Clean up days
Public works is planning to hold the annual “Clean up days” on April 30 and May 1. Morrison residents can put out limbs, metal and other larger trash items for pickup on these days.
The Morrison Inn requested the addition of five tables to the front sidewalk of the business to help maintain overflow. The board voted to allow the restaurant to begin sidewalk service.