Home » Archives by category » News » Government (Page 12)

Clare votes to build new pump station despite Koch objections

Despite objections to proposal to build a new sewer pump lift station on the north end of Clare, the board voted 4-1 Monday evening to go ahead with the project.…

County BOC reverses decision to give Ambrozaitis more money

At their regular Wednesday meeting, a technicality caused the Clare County Board of Commissioners to reverse a decision they had made at their last meeting on March 7th. At Clare…

Farwell BOE extends contract of all administrators

Farwell’s Board of Education voted to extend the contracts of all their administrators for a period of one year at their regular Monday night meeting.  Superintendent Carl Seiter had high…

Surrey considers new ordinance

The Surrey Township Planning Commission is working on a new ordinance to deal with “noxious week and grass,” Planning Chair Mahon Parsons reported to the township board Tuesday evening. Zoning…

Grant discusses a ‘dry hydrant’ program

A program to install dry hydrants at various locations in Grant Township was a discussion item on the agenda Tuesday night. Supervisor Day Dysinger said he had been discussion a…

Citizens tell Central Dispatch ambulance response times must get better

Emotions ran high at times, questions were plentiful, and explanations from officials were detailed at Clare County’s first Central Dispatch Committee meeting on Wednesday.  But answers as to how slow…

Voters approve recall for Redding Township Supervisor, Clerk

Redding Township voters approved a recall of Supervisor Supervisor Michael Trzcienski and Clerk Autumn Scarbrough in the Presidential Primary election February 28. The vote to recall Trzcienski was 79 in…

Horwood announces resignation from City Commission

Horwood announces resignation from City Commission

Commissioner Bill Horwood submitted a letter of resignation at the end of the Clare City meeting Monday evening. His letter said his resignation would be effective at the end of…

Farwell Council votes down Wi-Fi proposal

A proposal that the Village of Farwell install five small towers to bring Wi-Fi to the Village earned a resounding no vote from the majority of the Council members Monday.…

BOC approves raises for prosecutors

Wednesday’s Clare County Board of Commissioners meeting contained the usual amount of normal business, plus acknowledgement for an act of heroism, and requests for increases in salaried positions. Brett Hansen,…

'