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A new pirate ship playground is expected in Genoa around mid-July.

“It’s been ordered and should be here sometime in the middle of July,” said Village Administrator Kevin Gladden. “It’s a little later than I had hoped, but we’ll have it.”

Forum to discuss lake’s algae problem

A public forum will be held July 10 to discuss Ohio’s new Healthy Lake Erie Fund. Participants can offer input on solutions to resolving the lake’s algae problems.

The forum will be held at 4 p.m. at the Lake Erie Regional Welcome Center in Ottawa County.

The Rotary Club of Oregon-Northwood’s membership pales in comparison to one of the largest Rotaries in the nation, the Toledo Rotary.

Yet, Past President Pat Gory says the Oregon-Northwood club will have raised an estimated $70,000 for the community as it approaches its 25th anniversary next December.

When the Village of Walbridge in May began holding informal meetings over coffee with local business owners, the idea was to use the monthly sessions to listen to owners’ concerns and thoughts on how the village can provide a better environment for the businesses.

One issue that’s been discussed is the condition of some buildings on and near Main Street.

The City of Northwood received 40 resumes for the position of city administrator, which has been vacant since May when former Administrator Dennis Recker abruptly resigned after just 19 months on the job.

Mayor Mark Stoner has asked for input from council on the candidates’ qualifications.

“The mayor asked us to look over the resumes and score them from 1-10,” said Councilman Dave Gallaher on Wednesday.

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