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Officials of the Sandusky County Park District anticipate advertising in the next two weeks for contract bids for constructing a nature center building at Creek Bend Farm Park.

Steve Gruner, director of the park district, said the planned 4,000-square-foot. $1.5 million facility will likely be open by September or October 2014 at the park, which is located in the Village of Lindsey.

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Oregon city council earlier this month approved a $382,000 contract for engineering services for Phase I of the wastewater treatment plant’s secondary improvement project.

The services provided by Jones & Henry Engineers, Ltd., of Toledo, include the review and approval of shop drawing submittals; the response to requests for information from the contractor; the review of monthly pay requests; the negotiation and preparation of change orders; the administration of monthly construction meetings, and the preparation of record drawings.

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Oregon Council in December approved a contract with Cash Services, LLC., Genoa, for furnishing labor, materials and equipment for the South Shore waterline replacement at Lakeview Avenue and Verdun Street.

Bids for the project were opened on Nov. 21.

Cash Services was among 10 companies that bid, according to Public Service Director Paul Roman. It submitted the lowest and best bid at $191,949. The city engineer’s estimate of the project was $224,000.

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The “Live in the House Concert Series” at the Pemberville Opera House continues Jan. 4 with a silent movie.

“The Squaw Man” will be shown at 7:30 p.m. and feature Lynn Long on piano.

The film, one of the first feature-length movies to be made in southern California, marked the start of Cecil B. DeMille’s career. He twice remade the film.

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