Bushnell http://tspr.org en New Medical Services Building for Bushnell http://tspr.org/post/new-medical-services-building-bushnell <p>A celebration was held in a former farm field on a warm and muggy Tuesday morning on the north edge of Bushnell. Tue, 06 Aug 2013 20:34:33 +0000 Rich Egger 38513 at http://tspr.org New Medical Services Building for Bushnell Bushnell Sewer Project Moves Forward http://tspr.org/post/bushnell-sewer-project-moves-forward <p>Bushnell is moving forward on a project to replace sewer lines in the Wells-Hale part of the city.<br><br>Mayor Steve Russell says construction should begin in the spring.<br><br>He says, “(We'll) try to make them larger. Try to handle flow. You know, people were getting backed-up in their basements, stuff like that when we did have rain. So we're hoping that this will help cure some of that.”<br><br>Russell says the city will have to coordinate the construction with the golf course since some of the lines run under it.<br> Fri, 07 Sep 2012 16:03:26 +0000 James Lenz 21232 at http://tspr.org Bushnell Sewer Project Moves Forward Bushnell Mayor Won't Seek Re-election http://tspr.org/post/bushnell-mayor-wont-seek-re-election <p>Bushnell voters won&#39;t see a familiar name on their ballots next April.<br /><br />Mayor Steve Russell will not&nbsp; seek another term. He spent a lot of time considering his decision.<br /><br />He says, &ldquo;I figured it&#39;s time for a new person to see what they can do for Bushnell.&rdquo;<br /> Tue, 07 Aug 2012 17:35:49 +0000 James Lenz 19530 at http://tspr.org Bushnell Mayor Won't Seek Re-election Burned-out Restaurant is a Hazard http://tspr.org/post/burned-out-restaurant-hazard <p>The Brickhouse Restaurant in Bushnell burned down in March of 2011.<br /><br />Nothing has been done to the Main Street site since the fire. Debris remains in the alley behind it.<br /><br />Mayor Steve Russell says the building is an eyesore and a safety hazard.<br /><br />He says, &ldquo;A lot of people say, &#39;You know, how much longer do we have to look at this mess? Can&#39;t we get it cleaned up? And, of course, if we condemn the property and the city goes in and does it it&#39;s going to cost several thousands of dollars.&rdquo;<br /> Mon, 04 Jun 2012 21:36:44 +0000 James Lenz 16181 at http://tspr.org Burned-out Restaurant is a Hazard Bushnell Lands New Dentist http://tspr.org/post/bushnell-lands-new-dentist <p>Bushnell will soon have a new dental practice to fill the office that has been vacant since the retirement of the city&#39;s only dentist, Dr. David Jameson.<br /><br />Dr. Paige McCord came from Arizona. She expects to open her practice in mid-June.<br /><br />The city initiated an active recruiting effort in March.&nbsp; McCord says she heard about the opportunity at a high school reunion.<br /><br />She will open a general dentistry practice and offer cosmetic dentistry. She has practiced for seven years.<br /> Tue, 29 May 2012 17:17:59 +0000 James Lenz 15854 at http://tspr.org Bushnell Lands New Dentist