A little less than two years after it was installed, the temporary water control structure next to the Otsego Township dam is being disassembled.
Otsego Fire Chief Brandon Weber told Otsego Township board members response times have been great so far under the new trial-run of staffing the fire station during the day with a police officer.
A sentencing hearing for a Plainwell resident who had a standoff with police on this past Easter was postponed.
Contractors working on the Kalamazoo River cleanup project west of Otsego had to shut down when heavy rain swelled the river in October.
A Plainwell man admitted to charges after causing a standoff with police on Easter Sunday.
Otsego Township will try to head off future problems and possible inconsistencies by commissioning a technical review of its zoning ordinance.
Editor’s note: This is the second part of two-part story. See last week’s issue for the first part.
The Environmental Protection Agency’s time-critical cleanup of PCB-contamination in the Kalamazoo River took an unexpected side branch recently as work started to involve Pine Creek.
Otsego Township board members heard a fire report and planned to consider ways in the future to deal the fire department’s call volume.
Otsego Township board members passed a resolution stating they don’t intend to opt into the State of Michigan’s medical marijuana system.