The Press Newspaper
Oregon council will hold a public hearing on Monday at 8 p.m. in council chambers on another request for commercial zoning on Navarre Avenue.
The parcels, at 5508 and 5528 Navarre Ave., have R-1 Low Density Residential and C-2 General Commercial split zoning. The owners, David and Dianne Jaeger, are requesting the entire parcel be zoned C-2 General Commercial.
Possible spending freezes and staff layoffs dotted the discussion at Monday’s meeting of Oak Harbor Village Council as members reviewed a dire budget forecast.
Revenue for the first six months into the year is about $140,000 below the $3 million projection while spending is about $291,000 over budget and rising.
The Oregon board of education is accepting applications to fill a vacant seat on the board until 4 p.m. on June 27.
A proposal by the Wood County Sheriff’s Department to assume emergency dispatching services for Lake Township appears to be less than what it’s currently costing the township to operate its own dispatching center.
However, after hearing a presentation Tuesday by Sheriff Mark Wasylyshyn, township officials are asking for more information on the proposal.
It’s time to start planning for the summer, and the STARS program is getting ready, too.
Woodmore’s Community Learning Center STARS program is a before and after school and summer enrichment program for children entering kindergarten through sixth grade students housed right in the elementary school building. The program provides child care assistance from 6:30 a.m. until the start of school and from the end of the school day until 6 p.m., while adding homework assistance and enrichment activities to children after school hours.