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Commissioners Issue Burn Ban

October 6, 2010
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10/07/10 Due to the extremely dry conditions the Marshall County Board of Commissioners, with the support of the majority of the local Fire Chiefs, have issued a disaster proclamation restricting open burning thru out the entire county. The Fire Chiefs and Commissioners agree that Marshall County is immediately threatened by a natural disaster-specifically county...
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Commissioners Hear Neighbor’s Concerns of Pit Bull Running on Timber Lane

October 5, 2010
Commissioners Hear Neighbor’s Concerns of Pit Bull Running on Timber Lane

10/06/10 A couple of residents from the Forest Hills subdivision approached the Marshall County Commissioners during their meeting Monday concerning a vicious dog running at large. Gary West told the commissioners that on Sunday, September 19th about 3 p.m. the neighbor’s dog was running loose and he called the Sheriff’s Department to report the...
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Commissioners to Meet Monday Morning

September 20, 2010
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The Marshall County Commissioners will meet Monday morning at 9:30 in their second floor meeting room of the County Building. Their first item of business is Ed Charleston of Goodwill Industries.  County Assessor Debbie Dunning will present contracts for approval, Neal Haeck head of the County Highway Department will report on the activity in...
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County Seeks $2 Million Federal Funds for 7th Road

July 17, 2010
County Seeks $2 Million Federal Funds for 7th Road

07/19/10 The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) held a public meeting on Thursday, July 15 for eight area communities to present their applications for federal funding which is appropriated through the LaPorte District. Officials from each city or county were given 10 minutes to give a brief presentation on their proposed project, funds being...
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Ripley Comments on County Employees Working 7/5

July 2, 2010

Over the past two years, our Marshall County employees have been informed that they will not receive a raise, will have their health insurance costs increased, have lost 2 paid holidays, and are required to clean their own offices.  Regardless of the spin that the county commissioners and council are trying to sell on...
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Commissioners Pass Wind Energy Ordinance

June 23, 2010
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06/23/10  It’s officially on the books, Marshall County now has guidelines in place regarding commercial wind energy systems. The Marshall County Plan Commission and Board of Zoning Appeals spent considerable time working on the amendment to the county zoning ordinance to include some safeguards and guidelines regarding the cutting edge power systems, because companies...
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Commissioners Want to Reduce Staff By Attriton

June 23, 2010
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06/23/10 Marshall County will continue to reduce staff by “attrition” if the Marshall County Commissioners have their say. On Monday Marshall County Clerk Julie Fox came before the Commissioners to seek replacement of Mary Northam, Small Claims deputy, who will be retiring at the end of July. What she was told was to adjust...
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Commissioners Determine Ownership of Accesses at Lake of the Woods

June 22, 2010
Commissioners Determine Ownership of Accesses at Lake of the Woods

06/22/10 More than 50 residents of Lake of the Woods attended a special evening meeting of the Marshall County Commissioner Monday night.  The special meeting was called to announce the determination by County officials of the various right-of-ways around the lake. Marshall County Plan Director Ralph Booker gave a power-point presentation which included the...
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Commissioner’s Meeting Monday Morning 8:30

June 21, 2010
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06/21/10  The Marshall County Commissioners will meet Monday morning at 8:30 because the Drainage Board will not be meeting.  They have no agenda items to discuss.  The Commissioner have a number of items on their agenda including Julie Fox the County Clerk will present the contract with Microvote and discuss her request to fill...
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Commissioners to Consider Fee Increases for Building Commission

June 18, 2010
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06/18/10 The Marshall County Commissioners will consider an amendment to the Ordinance that establishes building permit fees at their meeting Monday morning.  It has been approximately four years since the fees were raised.  County Planning Director Ralph Booker said, “The increases are minimal for most of the fees.”  He explained the reason for the...
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