Colfax City Council

Council OKs fresh face for Fruit Exchange building

Colfax City Council members approved plans for renovations of a building within the historic Fruit Exchange district on Wednesday evening. “These are exterior improvements and c ...

Kranz takes battle to court of public opinion

Colfax City Manager Bruce Kranz wants the public to understand what the city is facing. Last week, Kranz posted an opinion piece, “Out of town lawyers out to clean out Colfax, ...

Council obtains grant funds for pool renovation

Colfax City Council members took necessary steps to secure Community Development Block Grant funds for upcoming city projects on Wednesday evening. After receiving approval from t ...

City explains lateral sewer inspection process

Colfax City Council members approved a set of guidelines for lateral sewer line inspections on Wednesday evening. In January, an ordinance went into effect requiring property owne ...

Council cancels annual clean up day

Colfax City Council members canceled the city’s annual Spring Clean Up on Wednesday in light of a $30,000 operating budget deficit. Council members will reevaluate the program f ...

Hearing on propane facility delayed

A public hearing on a controversial propane distribution facility in the light industrial park off Highway 174 has been delayed. Originally scheduled for Wednesday's Colf ...

Former city employee sues for wrongful termination

Former public works director David Woodford has filed a wrongful termination lawsuit against the city of Colfax. Longtime employee Woodford was laid off in September, when the cit ...

City agrees to hire sewage plant consultant

Colfax City Council members tackled a new round of sewer-related ordinances Wednesday night. Council members agreed to enter into a three-year contract with Larry Walker Associate ...

Happy birthday, Colfax

Colfax’s centennial celebration will get underway during Wednesday’s Colfax City Council meeting starting at 7 p.m. in the council chambers. Members of the Colfax Historical ...