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The 12 years Ron Sims was a member of the Lake Township Board of Trustees marked one of the most progressive periods in the township history – highlighted by the construction of new facilities and parks, the creation of a police K-9 unit and a Special Response Team, the acquisition of modern vehicles and equipment for the police and fire departments and other advancements, said Richard Welling, a trustee, who paid tribute Monday to Sims during the trustees’ final meeting of 2013.

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Strike Zone Sports Training co-owner Garry Isbell said he has always dreamed of opening a sports training facility, and now that dream is coming to fruition.

Strike Zone, an 18,500-square-foot facility located in the Great Eastern Shopping Plaza (2660 Woodville Rd.), will host a grand opening on Saturday, Jan. 4.

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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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