Farewell After 40 Years

After 40 years of service on the Mitchell City Planning Commission, Jay Larson is retiring. Mayor Jordan Hanson recognized Larson during Monday’s Commission meeting with a Key to the City…..

Mayor Paul Tobin appointed Larson in 1984. He became chairman in 1985, a position he’s held for the majority of his time on the commission.

Jay Larson bids farewell to the Mitchell City Planning Commission after 40 years of service.

Larson says one major of the commission’s major wins was an early tax-increment finance district, or TIF which led to the development of the apartment complexes directly south of the Middle School by improving drainage…

Larson is looking forward to his retirement and is planning to stay active in the community.