Are you entitled to a free pass on the height of your uncut lawn if you happen to buy a lot from the city?The lot where the fire barn was once proposed, on the corner of Dowland & Emily Streets…Continue
I see that the issue of Court House security was raised again at the County Commission meeting.There is a need for this. A need to have a single entrance with a metal detector and an officer.And…Continue
"As is my civic duty to aid the City of Ludington in their search for a new city manager, instead of having to meet illegally to discuss the situation, they should have started with the premise what is the average salary for a city manager.
"So now the buildings are relocated on the bowling alley block from facing Ludington Avenue to facing Rath Street and rotated so instead of facing north and south they will face east and west and no approval is necessary by any "planning…"
"Better would be for the landlords to inform the tenants how much their rent will increase if any of the millage's pass BEFORE the elections.
Let them know ahead of time that they share the renters pain but if any millage's are approved…"
"Thanks for that information, shinblind. It's a shame that almost all citizens (and most county officials) are unaware of the waste such statistics point at in the sheriff's department and how we all just democratically okayed $1.6…"
"The sheriff's office was never good at math when it comes to 'splaining these millage proposals and why they are necessary, recall this recent article: road-patrol-millage-proposal-propaganda-corrected.
Shinblind, could you do me a…"
Can someone explain this?"The millage is estimated to raise $1,090,676..." "Mason County Sheriff Kim Cole said the millage basically pays for the cost of five corrections deputies and a supervisor."Divided evenly that is $166,000 per the 6 correctional employees.Doesn't that seem a little excessive even to Sheriff Cole?No wonder his employees love him.Cole further stated,''There are a total of 17 full time corrections deputies along with four to six part-time deputies.''Also,“We are very…See More
"Would prefer a proposal to term limit the length of employment for the city manager.
8 years and out.
6 years would be even better.
Get some fresh blood in there.
No pension. No carry-over benefits. The compensation is adequate that if…"
"ABANDON SHIP ABANDON SHIP THIS IS NOT A DRILL.
THE LACK OF ADEQUATE LIFE JACKETS IS JUST A RUMOR, PROBABLY STARTED BY THE LUDINGTON TORCH.
ALL CITY MANAGER AND CITY COUNCILORS PLEASE BOARD FIRST.
THOSE REMAINING UNBOARD PLEASE ARRANGE…"
"Ultimately it is the voter's apathy that got us into this mess.
That and what passes for the local news media, news reporting that is everything it shouldn't be, lazy, cowardly and chickenshit.
Add in a educational system that…"
"McGruff the Crime Dog is the crime fighting mascot who's motto is ''taking a bite out of crime''.
Sheriff Kim Cole is a crime fighting wanna be whose motto is ''putting the bite on taxpayers''.
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