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St. Joseph County Commissioners to meet at 5 p.m. Tuesday

Posted April 5, 2011 by Bruce Snook

The St. Joseph County Board of Commissioners will meet in regular session at 5 p.m. Tuesday (April 5th). Items of New Business include the following: Agreement with Fabius Township for Law Enforcement Services Request to Use County Property for Covered Bridge Days Hazardous Materials Emergency Planning 2010-2011 Grant Agreement (Renewal) Set Public Hearing for 2011 […]

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St. Joseph County Commissioners praise Drain Commissioner

Posted March 19, 2011 by Bruce Snook

The Drain Commissioner’s Annual Report for 2010 was in the spotlight during the March 15th meeting of the St. Joseph County Board of Commissioners. Drain Commissioner Jeff Wenzel offered some highlights from the 14-page report, a document that drew praise from Board Chairman Rick Shaffer who said, “Nice job with the handout this evening.” Wenzel […]

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Road Commission board expansion resolution on agenda for St. Joseph County Board of Commissioners meeting

Posted March 12, 2011 by Bruce Snook

A resolution to expand the Board of St. Joseph County Road Commissioners from three members to five is an item of “Old Business” on the agenda for the St. Joseph County Board of Commissioners meeting on Tuesday (March 15th).  The expansion has been under consideration for several months and was the subject of a public […]

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April 21st presentation to address this question: What is equalization?

Posted March 6, 2011 by Bruce Snook

What is equalization? This question will be addressed during a public meeting on Thursday, April 21, at the St. Joseph County Intermediate School District headquarters on Shimmel Road near Centreville. Judy Nelson, St. Joseph County Equalization Director, will share a PowerPoint presentation on the topic during the session that’s set to begin at 5 p.m. […]

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St. Joseph County Commissioners hold public hearing on proposed Road Commission board expansion

Posted March 2, 2011 by Bruce Snook

A proposed increase in the number of members on the St. Joseph County Road Commission board took another step forward Tuesday (March 1) as the St. Joseph County Board of Commissioners held a public hearing on the subject. County commissioners scheduled the hearing during their January 18th meeting after reaching consensus during a January 11th work […]

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Public hearing on increasing size of road commission board slated for St. Joseph County Board of Commissioners meeting on Tuesday

Posted February 25, 2011 by Bruce Snook

The proposed increase in the number of members on the board of the St. Joseph County Road Commission – from three to five – will be the subject of a public hearing during the St. Joseph County Board of Commissioners meeting on Tuesday (March 1st). County commissioners scheduled the hearing during their January 18th meeting […]

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Light agenda dealt with by St. Joseph County Commissioners Tuesday evening

Posted February 16, 2011 by Bruce Snook

The St. Joseph County Board of Commissioners had a light agenda for Tuesday’s (February 15th) meeting and completed the session in about 20 minutes. The board approved an amendment to the agreement between the State of Michigan Corrections Department and St. Joseph County for Community Corrections Plans and Services.  The amendment reflects the availability of […]

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St. Joseph County Board of Commissioners to meet at 5 p.m. Tuesday

Posted February 14, 2011 by Bruce Snook

A Community Corrections Grant Amendment and a Resignation Agreement with Joline Dobrowolski are the only items of ‘New Business’ for the St. Joseph County Board of Commissioners meeting on Tuesday (February 15th) and there are no items of ‘Old Business.’ The meeting will get underway at 5 p.m. in the Commission Room of the Historic […]

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St. Joseph County Commissioners move through light agenda in 20 minutes

Posted February 2, 2011 by Bruce Snook

With a light agenda and a blizzard on the way, the St. Joseph County Board of Commissioners wrapped up its proceedings on Tuesday (February 1st) in just 20 minutes. The board approved a request from Amy DeShon, Executive Director of the St. Joseph County Conservation District, for financial support of its four-year plan to clean […]

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St. Joseph County Commissioners allocate $2,500 toward river cleanup project

Posted February 1, 2011 by Bruce Snook

The St. Joseph County Conservation District’s four-year plan to clean up all 150 miles of rivers in the county received a boost Tuesday (February 1st) with action by the St. Joseph County Board of Commissioners to allocate $2,500 in support of the project. The move came in response to a request from Amy DeShon, Executive […]

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Public hearing on expansion of Road Commission Board set for March 1st

Posted January 21, 2011 by Bruce Snook

The proposed expansion of the St. Joseph County Road Commission Board from three members to five will be the subject of a public hearing during the March 1st meeting of the St. Joseph County Board of Commissioners. County commissioners set the date during their meeting on Tuesday (January 18th) after reaching a consensus during a […]

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St. Joseph County Commissioners approve replacement of laptop computers in police cars countywide

Posted January 19, 2011 by Bruce Snook

Police cars around St. Joseph County will be getting new laptop computers following action Tuesday (January 18th) by the St. Joseph County Board of Commissioners. In response to a recommendation from the Central Dispatch Board, county commissioners approved entering into an agreement with Information Systems Intelligences, LLC (ISI) to supply 41 Dell laptops and associated […]

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St. Joseph County Board of Commissioners to meet at 5 p.m. Tuesday

Posted January 16, 2011 by Bruce Snook

Action to set a public hearing on increasing the size of the St. Joseph County Road Commission Board from three members to five is an agenda item for Tuesday’s (January 18th) meeting of the St. Joseph County Board of Commissioners. A ‘work session’ last week yielded a consensus to put the matter of scheduling the […]

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St. Joseph County Commissioners show interest in expanding size of Road Commission board

Posted January 12, 2011 by Bruce Snook

The idea of expanding the size of the St. Joseph County Road Commission board from the current three members to five will be getting some additional attention following a St. Joseph County Board of Commissioners ‘work session’ Tuesday afternoon (January 11th). Although there was no formal action, the conversation prompted Board Chairman Rick Shaffer to […]

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St. Joseph County Commissioners to discuss expanding Road Commission board from three to five

Posted January 6, 2011 by Bruce Snook

The St. Joseph County Board of Commissioners will hold a ‘work session’ next week to discuss the idea of expanding the size of the St. Joseph County Road Commission board from the current three members to five. Commissioner John Dobberteen suggested the work session during the board’s initial meeting of the New Year Tuesday (January […]

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Shaffer and Dobberteen elected chair and vice-chair of St. Joseph County Board of Commissioners

Posted January 4, 2011 by Bruce Snook

Rick Shaffer is the new chairman of the St. Joseph County Board of Commissioners. A Three Rivers area resident, Shaffer was chosen unanimously for the top leadership post during the board’s first meeting of the New Year Tuesday afternoon (January 4th). Shaffer is a veteran commissioner who returned to the board in 2008 after serving […]

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Chair, vice-chair elections top agenda for St. Joseph County Board of Commissioners meeting Tuesday

Posted January 1, 2011 by Bruce Snook

The elections of a chairperson and a vice-chairperson for 2011 are key items of business for the St. Joseph County Board of Commissioners meeting on Tuesday (January 4th), the board’s first meeting of the New Year. Mike Dunlap and Rick Shaffer, respectively, served in those roles during 2010 after being chosen in organizational activity last […]

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Dunlap reviews ‘2010 Highlights’ during final St. Joseph County Board of Commissioners meeting for the year

Posted December 21, 2010 by Bruce Snook

Tradition continued Tuesday (December 21st) as Mike Dunlap, outgoing chairman of the St. Joseph County Commissioners, shared some “highlights” from the county perspective for the year that’s drawing to a close. Dunlap read from a ‘2010 Highlights’ list with 19 bullet points that included: •    approval of a request from the St. Joseph County Transportation […]

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Pueschel, Dunlap honored upon retirement from St. Joseph County Board of Commissioners

Posted December 21, 2010 by Bruce Snook

Accolades and expressions of appreciation were key ingredients of Tuesday’s (December 21st) meeting of the St. Joseph County Board of Commissioners – the final meeting of 2010 and the last for two veteran board members who are retiring after not seeking re-election this year. The board adopted resolutions honoring David Pueschel, commissioner from District 6 […]

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St. Joseph County Board of Commissioners to hold last meeting of 2010 Tuesday afternoon

Posted December 20, 2010 by Bruce Snook

A request to fill a vacant Deputy Register of Deeds position is an item of “New Business” for the St. Joseph County Board of Commissioners meeting on Tuesday (December 21st). The board is also slated to consider the following: a request from the Sheriff’s Department to purchase a Tahoe an addendum to the employment agreement […]

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