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Commissioners Support Tippecanoe Twp Request for OCRA Planning Grant

April 7, 2015
Commissioners Support Tippecanoe Twp Request for OCRA Planning Grant

Tippecanoe Township Trustee Matt Pitney received support from the Marshall County Commissioners to apply for an Office of Community and Rural Affairs (OCRA) Planning Grant during their meeting Monday. Shannon McLeod, a grant writer appeared with Pitney and explained that since the township isn’t an incorporated area they would need the county to seek...
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Commissioners Updated on October Tax Sale

November 19, 2014
Commissioners Updated on October Tax Sale

Marshall County Treasurer Deb VanDeMark updated the county commissioners on the most recent tax sale. On October 27th a total of 80 properties were listed on the tax lien sale conducted by SRI. Of the 80 properties 44 sold leaving 36. VanDeMark highlighted several properties on the list that have been in conversation prior...
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Commissioner’s to Meet Monday Morning

July 20, 2014
Commissioner’s to Meet Monday Morning

07/21/14 The Marshall County Commissioners will meet Monday morning beginning at 9:30 in their second floor meeting room of the County Building. They have a lengthy agenda for the day. At 9:30 Haley Kittrell, CASA Director will present her annual report and Head Probation Officer, Mary Jane Walsworth will discuss a claim issue. County...
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M.C. Council on Aging Updates Commissioners

May 22, 2014
M.C. Council on Aging Updates Commissioners

Jackie Wright, the director of the Marshall County Council on Aging appeared before the Marshall County Commissioners this week to update them on their activities.  In a report showing the past four years, Wright noted that transportation has more than doubled between 2010 and 2013.  In 2010 there were 11,575 transit units or one-way...
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Commissioners to meet Monday

May 4, 2014
Commissioners to meet Monday

  The Marshall County Commissioners will meet (Monday; this) morning at 8:30 in their second floor meeting room of the County Building.  Agenda includes Bart Trester from USI Consultants will discuss the 7th Road project and Ward Byers, Director of Court Services will present a software maintenance contract. It is a pretty short agenda...
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USI Updates Commissioners on Metronet and 7th Road

March 4, 2014
USI Updates Commissioners on Metronet and 7th Road

    03/04/14 Greg Wendling from USI updated the County Commissioner on the St. Joe Valley Metronet project.  The bid process is set for April 7th and the Common Construction Wage Scale meeting is scheduled for Wednesday.  He noted that the entire project along US 31 will be in the right-of-way, primarily on the...
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Commissioners Updated on Insurance Renewals from Gibson Insurance

February 20, 2014
Commissioners Updated on Insurance Renewals from Gibson Insurance

02/21/14 Mr. Mike Miley from Gibson Insurance presented renewals of the county’s property and casualty policies for 2014 at the Commissioners meeting Monday.  The renewal reflects an increase of approximately $13,500 in the total annual premium from $440,272 in 2013 to $453,794 for 2014.  Miley reviewed the five-year premium and loss summary, which indicated...
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Commissioners to hold Executive Session

January 7, 2014
Commissioners to hold Executive Session

01/08/14 The Marshall County Commissioners will convene for an executive session on Thursday, January 9th at 3 p.m. in the law offices of Wyland, Humphrey, Wagner and Clevenger at 319 West Jefferson Street in Plymouth.  The purpose of the executive session is to discuss pending litigation as allowed under Indiana Code.  
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Commissioners Appoint 2014 Department Heads

January 2, 2014
Commissioners Appoint 2014 Department Heads

  01/03/14 As their last act of business for 2013 and looking forward to 2014 the Marshall County Commissioners made their 2014 department head appointments on December 31st. Although all department heads were reappointed there were two that did not receive unanimous support.  County Highway Superintendent Neal was re-appointed by a 2 to 1...
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County Commissoners Approve year-end Purchases and Pre-payments

January 2, 2014
County Commissoners Approve year-end Purchases and Pre-payments

    01/03/14 The Marshall County Commissioners closed out 2013 with a final meeting on New Year’s Eve.  The meeting convened at 8:30 a.m. and lasted less than 30 minutes.  Several purchases were approved with pre-payments.  Marshall County Sheriff Tom Chamberlin was granted approved to purchase a 2013 used Ford passenger van for the...
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Cedarbridge Juvenile Detention Daily Rate for Marshall County Increases from $99 to $119

December 17, 2013
Cedarbridge Juvenile Detention Daily Rate for Marshall County Increases from $99 to $119

12/18/13 After some discussion, the Marshall County Commissioner approved a 1-year contract with Cedarbridge for juvenile detention services next year.  When the new agreement was presented about a month ago it did not include the revisions that were in the current contract.  County Attorney Jim Clevenger said it also included a substantial daily per...
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Re-Zoning Approval will Allow Hobby Goats near Lake of the Woods

December 17, 2013
Re-Zoning Approval will Allow Hobby Goats near Lake of the Woods

  12/18/13 With little opposition the Marshall County Commissioners approved the re-zoning request of Fredrick Gerard for 4367 West Lake Shore Drive at Lake of the Woods. The property had been zoned L-1 and Mr. Gerard wanted to change the zoning to A-3 agricultural residential so that he could raise goats on his property....
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Comissioners Raise Contractor Registration Bonds

December 2, 2013
Comissioners Raise Contractor Registration Bonds

  12/03/13 The Marshall County Commissioners have voted to amend the county ordinance to increase the bond for registered contractors. The increase will be from $5,000 to $20,000 and will be effective at the beginning of the year. The bond required of registered contractors in Marshall County is for the protection of homeowners if...
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Commissioners to Meet Monday Morning

December 1, 2013
Commissioners to Meet Monday Morning

  12/02/13 The Marshall County Commissioners will meet Monday morning beginning at 8:30 in their second floor meeting room of the County Building. They will conduct a public hearing for ordinance 2013-20 which deals with increasing the bonds for contractor registering requirements. Other agenda items include the quarterly report from EMA Director Clyde Avery,...
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Commissioner’s Meeting Monday Morning

November 2, 2013
Commissioner’s Meeting Monday Morning

   11/04/13 Two new vendors will present to the Marshall County Commissioners during their meeting Monday morning.  Dean Freije will appear at 8:30 and have a water treatment presentation and at 8:40 Lee Rodriguez will discuss Liberty National Insurance.  About 8:45 Neal Haeck from the County Highway Department will discuss activities in his department...
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Commissioners to hold Executive Session.

October 27, 2013
Commissioners to hold Executive Session.

  10/28/13 The Marshall County Commissioners will conduct an executive session on Tuesday, October 29th at 8:30 a.m. in the Commissioners’ offices in the County Building.  The purpose of the executive session is with respect to an individual they have jurisdiction over.  As the governing body they will receive information concerning the individual’s alleged...
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County to Require Demolition Permits

October 23, 2013
County to Require Demolition Permits

    10/24/13 Demolition permits will now be required in Marshall County. The county will join several towns in the area requiring a demolition permit to tear down structures. The ordinance approved by the Marshall County Commissioners on Monday has no charge. The goal of the permit is to make sure demolished structures are...
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Commissioners Meeting Monday Morning

October 20, 2013
Commissioners Meeting Monday Morning

10-21-13 The Marshall County Commissioners will meet Monday morning at 9:30 in their second floor meeting room of the County Building.  Agenda for the meeting includes Maintenance Supervisor, Doug Masterson who will seek approval for an employee replacement.  Brenda Harper in the Auditor’s Office will ask permission to solicit county employees for United Way...
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Local Farmer Voices Concern on NIPSCO

September 17, 2013
Local Farmer Voices Concern on NIPSCO

  09/18/13 Local farmer, Robin Roberts appeared before the Marshall County Commissioners Monday with his concerns on the Reynolds to Topeka NIPSCO power line project.  He said he has contacted the Lt. Governor, US Senator Donnelly’s Office, Congressman Jackie Walorski, and State Representative Tim Harman to get the legislative involved. Roberts, a delegate to...
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Drainage Board & Commissioner’s Meeting Monday

September 15, 2013
Drainage Board & Commissioner’s Meeting Monday

  09/16/13 The Marshall County Drainage Board will meet this morning (9/16/13) at 8:30 a.m. in the second floor meeting room of the County Building.  Their short agenda for the meeting includes a discussion of a drainage problem with the Warner Drain and Ballinger Drain on the west side of US 31 near Kenilworth...
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