The city of Laurie has announced that they presently have a positive cash flow above $68,000.00 following several cuts to expenses and curb spending. The city in 2014 has received over $9,000.00 more than last year. During the Board of Alderman meeting, officials announced several new businesses that will start to open in November including a restaurant and a possible new indoor shooting range pending completion of the restaurant. The street projects on Missouri BLVD and Dogwood Lane have been completed. Seven more roads have now been added to the list to be repaired. As far as the new sidewalks are concerned, officials approved applying for a grant and approved Phase 3 from the city budget.