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Saturday, July 23, 2016
Changes to rules rejected
The process over proposed changes in zoning rules for confined feeding operations in Jay County will wage on.
Sewer bid selected, project cut
REDKEY — A contractor was chosen Thursday evening for the town’s long-awaited sewer separation, but had to cut part of the project in order to do so.
Sheriff presents dispatch option
Jay County Sheriff’s Office is inching closer to overhauling its dispatch system.
People, services are on chopping block
Cutting the fat won't be enough to solve Jay County's budget woes.
City considers hiring lobbying firm
Portland is considering an effort to have a louder voice in Washington.
Draft backs ponds
A regional detention plan will help mitigate Portland and Jay County flooding, engineers told Jay County Commissioners Monday.
Drainage board deals with ditch issue
If someone's keeping record, Monday's Jay County drainage board may go down as one of its longest.
Dunkirk extends deal for Ardagh
DUNKIRK — The city’s largest employer has received an extension on its tax abatement.
Engineering contract wins city approval
The Portland Board of Works approved an $8,376 contract with Choice One Engineering Thursday morning in an attempt to gain a dollar for dollar state grant.
Townships have cash to spare
A quick glace at the end of year cash and investment balances for Jay County’s two most populous townships might raise some eyebrows.
Sidewalk projects planned locally
The City of Portland has made necessary steps to make a road pedestrian friendly.
Well house fixes approved
DUNKIRK — Work will be done on well houses at the city’s water department.
Umbaugh will help county with standards
The county will get help to implement its internal control standards.
Issues getting summer study
Jay County’s state representatives will serve on three interim study committees this summer and fall.
County needs a budget timeout
There needs to be a timeout.
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