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Oregon City Council on Monday will consider a resolution to amend the zoning code pertaining to flood plain regulations.
“This is an issue that the city’s dealt with a number of times over the years when the Army Corps of Engineers makes changes,” City Administrator Mike Beazley said at a committee of the whole meeting last Monday. “The choice is to either allow our residents to take advantage of the federal flood insurance or not. There is a component to this in that council can choose whether or not, as most cities do, to require an additional foot or two of flexibility.”
The man whose name is synonymous with the study of agriculture at Oak Harbor High School – where he has influenced thousands of students in the classroom and the farm field, is retiring May 31.
An open house for Louie Damschroder is scheduled for May 15 from 1-3 p.m. in the agriculture education shop.
Damschroder was a recent graduate of Ohio State University when hired in 1976 by the Benton-Carroll-Salem district for its vocational education program at the high school.
Review of Davis-Besse exercise set for Friday
The exercise is scheduled for May 10-12.
Preliminary findings will be reviewed by officials from the Department of Homeland Security, Federal Emergency Management Agency, and Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
Genoa resident Tim Reed worries about the excessive speed of motorists traveling Washington Street, a main thoroughfare in the village.
His concern has pushed him to come before Genoa Village Council several times in the past few months to plea for help. He is particularly concerned with the stretch of Washington Street running between State Route 51 and 13th Street. It’s the narrowest stretch of that street and children playing nearby are particularly vulnerable, officials say.
Tim Romstadt on April 22 resigned his position as Northwood’s full-time fire chief.
Romstadt stated in his April 12 resignation letter to Mayor Mark Stoner that he is resigning “to pursue other career opportunities in the fire service.”
On the same date he tendered his resignation, Romstadt requested to be reassigned as the city’s deputy fire chief, effective April 22.
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