The Vergas Planning Commission is working on an gravel pit ordinance. Currently the city has one gravel pit in city limits. It is located on East Looney Lane, which is also Otter Tail County Highway 35.
The Vergas Planning Commission continued forging ahead with a gravel pit ordinance at its monthly meeting Wednesday, July 27 in the council chambers at the Vergas Event Center.
The opportunity to run for city council, school board or township seats starts Tuesday, Aug. 2. People interested in filing for office can do so through Tuesday, Aug. 16 by filing out an affidavit of candidacy and paying a $2 fee.