Mayor’s Memo

Happy New Year! by Mayor Sean Denison One of the questions I get the most is – what is the city doing with any revenues that it receives from the marijuana industry in town?  The answer is – we are reinvesting it in our community.  Our recently rolled out economic development incentive programs are beingContinue reading “Mayor’s Memo”

Mayor’s Memo

Giving Thanks by Mayor Sean Denison It’s hard to believe that it’s Thanksgiving already.  I’ve often heard that once you are “over the hill”, you pick up speed.  I’m starting to believe it.  Here are a few things that I am thankful for: I am thankful for the gentlemen that sit on the City Commission. Continue reading “Mayor’s Memo”

Mayor’s Memo

Buchanan Good News by Mayor Sean Denison There are so many good things happening in Buchanan right now it’s hard to list all of them, but I wanted to update the readers on just a few highlights: The new wastewater treatment facility is nearing completion and will soon be coming online. This year we haveContinue reading “Mayor’s Memo”

Mayor’s Memo

We Need Your Input! by Mayor Sean Denison The Buchanan Area Recreation Board (BARB) is working to develop a joint parks and recreation plan for Buchanan City and Township. The plan will lay out a 5-year action plan for improving park and recreation facilities and opportunities for the Buchanan community. The BARB needs public inputContinue reading “Mayor’s Memo”

Mayor’s Memo

Remembering September 11th by Mayor Sean Denison There are times when I struggle to remember what I had for dinner the night before.  So, if you were to tell me that I would remember what the weather was like on a particular day 20 years ago I would say that you were crazy. But IContinue reading “Mayor’s Memo”

Mayor’s Memo

They’re Baaaack… by Mayor Sean Denison Our wonderful scarecrows have returned!  This year there are 240 incredible scarecrows all around town.  I have found my favorite – have you?  These annual creations are so much more than just cute scarecrows, they represent everything that is good about Buchanan.  They are creative, artistic, and are assembledContinue reading “Mayor’s Memo”

Mayor’s Memo

Buchanan’s Social District by Mayor Sean Denison A 2020 law allows local governments to apply for a permit to designate groups of restaurants with liquor licenses as social districts. The law also creates areas between restaurants in the districts where alcohol in marked containers from these businesses may be consumed. I am hoping that byContinue reading “Mayor’s Memo”