Cuba News

American Precision workers complete Six Sigma training

Six employees of American Precision Die Casting (APDC) have completed the Six Sigma Green Belt training program that was held over a 10-week period at the Cuba Schools administrative building. The Six Sigma training is aimed at helping manufacturers reduce their product defects through data-driven approaches and methodology all supported by both process and continuous improvement initiatives.

Cuba City Council Notes: November 6, 2018

The Cuba City Council held a regular meeting at Cuba City Hall on Tuesday, November 6. The following items of business were discussed at that time:

• The council began the meeting by going into closed session to discuss matters related to real estate. No council actions were taken in executive session.

Council discusses renewal of capital improvement tax

After calling it “probably the best tax that the City of Cuba has passed to get things done,” Mayor Ray Mortimeyer asked city council members for their opinions on the half-cent capital improvement tax that is used to fund city building and infrastructure projects, as well as new equipment purchases. The mayor told the council that even though the tax won’t sunset until 2020, a decision will need to be made about renewing it and for how long.