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Can Sullivan hold both jobs?

Can a current Charlevoix County Commissioner also serve as the elected city clerk of Charlevoix?

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  • July 29, 2013
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Growth in Boyne City

Precision Edge of Boyne City is hoping to secure a grant that will help it both expand its operation and increase a skilled worker base for the manufacturing sector.

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  • July 29, 2013
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Not legal & not worth the effort

Charlevoix County is no longer interested in diverting money from local libraries to the road commission and sheriff’s office—because it isn’t legal and it wasn’t enough money with which to bother.

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  • June 17, 2013
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More Rules?

Charlevoix County Parks & Recreation Director Ross Maxwell approached the Charlevoix County Building & Grounds Committee, on Wednesday June 12, with the issue of whether hunting should be allowed in county parks.

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  • June 17, 2013
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Showdown

Local librarians concerned with the Charlevoix County Board of Commissioners’ decision to look at possibly diverting moneys from libraries to law enforcement and road commission funds are taking action.

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  • June 4, 2013
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A ‘fine’ fix

What began as an overview of the road commission’s annual status ended with county officials considering pulling certain library funding.

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  • May 28, 2013
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COA gets new director

The Charlevoix County Board of Commissioners unanimously approved the hiring of new Charlevoix County Commission On Aging Executive Director Shirley Gillespie last week.

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  • April 15, 2013
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Good Roads

The annual Northwest Michigan Pavement ratings for 2012 are out and it appears Charlevoix County has some of the region’s better roads.

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  • April 15, 2013
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300K application for trail grant moves ahead

The Charlevoix County Board of Commissioners voted 5-1 to apply for a $300,000 state grant to help pay for the second phase of the Boyne City to U.S. 31 non-motorized trail.

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  • April 1, 2013
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County ends recycling contract with Emmet

A measure for Charlevoix County to end its recycling contract with Emmet passed 4-2 despite overwhelming protest

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  • March 18, 2013
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Saving History

Charlevoix County Surveyor Larry Feindt recently requested funding to turn fragile land records into digital documents

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  • March 12, 2013
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County to save $86k

County officials propose breaking existing recycling contract with Emmet County in order to save money

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  • March 11, 2013
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BI Garage conflict concerns

A heated exchange between citizen and official ensued following a lengthy meeting over the fate of the proposed Beaver Island mixed-use garage facility during a special meeting of the Charlevoix County Board of Commissioners on Feb. 6

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  • February 11, 2013
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Island garage moves forward

The $1.445 million building project to be shared by Charlevoix County transit, sheriff and road commission is moving forward.

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  • February 11, 2013
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Trail OK’d

Charlevoix County Commissioners voted 5-1 to approve a reimbursement contract with the state for the first phase of the Boyne City to U.S. 31 non-motorized trail.

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  • November 19, 2012
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The fine print

County commissioners originally tabled the DNR’s non-motorized trail fund agreement while their civil counsel perused the document—and the results are in.

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  • November 13, 2012
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County defends property from United Nations

By Benjamin J. Gohs, Editor The Charlevoix County Board of Commissioners, last week, voted unanimously to support a resolution which

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Boyne City Trail Tabled

County commissioners tabled a contract wherein the county would fund phase one of the Boyne City to U.S. 31 non-motorized trail before receiving reimbursement payments for the nearly $1 million project

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  • October 30, 2012
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