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Oregon city council at its last meeting in December approved a bid from a contractor to install a new roof on the Water Treatment plant, but rejected bids for new roofs on other public buildings.

Quality Roofing, Ann Arbor, submitted the lowest and best bid of $57,777 to replace the Chemical and North Flocculation buildings at the water treatment plant. The engineer’s estimate for the project was $65,380.

For those who grew up in the 1970’s, Sycamore Grove, in Luckey, was the place to be seen. “Ruby Jones at the Sycamore Grove,” was the siren song on local radio stations that helped bring in people by the hundreds into the bar.

Richard Krotzer, who purchased the Sycamore Grove on land contract in 1974, fondly remembers the “good old days.”

The Lake Township trustees are joining in what appears to be an upcoming battle between FirstEnergy and aggregations of Ohio communities over the utility’s plan for providing future service.

The trustees Tuesday approved a resolution authorizing solicitor Tom Hays to represent the township in the case filed recently with the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio.

Parents asked to change their thinking

Cari Buehler is asking for about 45 minutes of time from residents of the Genoa School District – parents of students in particular.

The assistant principal of Genoa High School is confident the emergency response training that district personnel have undergone can be utilized in situations other than schools, including retail outlets, movie theaters, and others.

Park district projects to be discussed
The Wood County Park District Board of Commissioners is scheduled to meet Jan. 8 at 4 p.m. at the district headquarters, 18729 Mercer Rd., Bowling Green,

Director Neil Munger will report on the district’s 2013 capital improvement project schedule.

Vice presidential debate

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