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Tuesday, September 27, 2016
Dunkirk passes budget after cuts
DUNKIRK — The 2017 budget passed on its first reading.
District events upcoming
Get your documents and hazardous materials ready.
Commissioners consider lobbyist
Jay County must decide whether it wants an advocate in Washington, D.C., having been given the opportunity to join a regional effort to bring federal funds back to East Central Indiana.
FAA grants $ for airport land purchase
Portland’s airport will receive grant money to purchase land for its runway expansion.
Possible changes will get further review
The classification of county employees approved for a 4-percent wage increase in 2017 will be further reviewed.
FR considering marijuana measure
FORT RECOVERY — The village will likely put a temporary ban on medical marijuana, which became legal in the State of Ohio
County building work approved
Jay County Courthouse and Jay County Health Department are slated for building maintenance.
City council against proposed apartment complex
A proposal to construct what would be Portland’s largest housing complex does not have city council’s support.
Redkey budget moves forward
REDKEY — The 2017 budget moved a step closer to approval.
County will review raises
The classification of two employees recently given pay increases by Jay County Council is facing scrutiny.
CFO rule changes approved
Changes to Jay County’s confined feeding zoning rules have been approved, but the process to alter the measures isn’t finished.
Council to buy watch radios
DUNKIRK — The neighborhood watch program will soon be getting more assistance.
Milestone gets paving contract
Eight Portland streets will be paved in the near future.
Some county raises approved
Some county employees will get raises after all.
Housing complex proposed
The vacant book bindery lot could become home to a new apartment complex.
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