Two former members of the Duck Lake Improvement Board recently wrote letters to the Montcalm County Board of Commissioners complaining about one of the commissioners.
After a lengthy meeting that became heated at moments, with accusations of personal interests interfering with goals and objectives of the Duck Lake Improvement Board, the fate of which entity will handle administrative matters for the board will ultimately be up to its own members.
It was a busy summer of work on the Fred Meijer Heartland Trail, highlighted by a new parking lot on the north side of Greenville that will provide a safe access point to the trail.
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The Greenville Planning Commission tabled a decision Thursday on a request to rezone an area that is part of a planned use development (PUD) district to residential while commissioners look into potential impact on the zone’s residents and obtain a legal review.
A longtime deputy clerk for Greenville has resigned from her position after her status was reduced to part-time as a result of the city’s recent budget cuts.
When one peeks at the horizon of what could be in the future for the Carson City-Crystal Area Schools district, an enticing list of improvements begins to reveal itself. A new gymnasium? Additional classrooms? Technology and equipment upgrades?
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In Montcalm County, big government is dead and the economy is alive. In fact, Lakeview has expanded its economic base by more than 30 percent in the last 24 months, with the lowest unemployment rate in the county. The village has added more than $20 million in new investments and north of 60 new good paying jobs in the last 12 months alone.
I have asked The Daily News to hold the column I had prepared for this week and print this one instead because it is time sensitive.