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Oregon City Council on Monday will consider hiring Poggemeyer Design Group for $39,640 to provide professional engineering services for the final design and bidding for the Stadium Road Bikeway Phase 2 project.

Besides Poggemeyer, the city received proposals from Bramhall Engineering and Surveying Co., Inc., LJB, Inc., Northwest Consultants, Inc., Proudfoot Associates Consulting Engineers, Shaffer Pomeroy Ltd., and Tetra Tech to provide engineering services for the project.

Ohio's mandatory boating law requires anyone born after 1/1/82 to have evidence of having successfully completed a boating education class.  This applies to personal watercraft and supervisory person as well.  "America's Boating Course" will be taught by Toledo Sail & Power Squadron for 5 weeks on Wednesdays beginning February 8 from 6:30 to 9 pm at Wynn Center (formerly Wynn Elementary School), 5224 Bayshore Rd., Oregon.  Certificate after passing exam.  To register please contact Darlene Lorenzen at 419-693-0668 Ext 2024.  Class fee $45.  Following this class a 2 week Chart Smart seminar will take place.

Brothers Ernie and Gene Fodor remember their father, Jerry Fodor, and his orchestra playing in front of huge dancing crowds at The Gypsy Camp Nite Club at 1956 Front Street, Birmingham. The Gypsy Camp was originally named Strick’s Hall when it was built in 1902 and renamed The Playdium in the 1940s.     

Lake Township police executed arrest warrants Monday at the Woodville Road home of two persons indicted for their role in an alleged drug ring operating in northwest Ohio.

Neil Cannon and Jill Cannon were taken into custody at their residence at 1539 Woodville Road in Lake Township.

The Oregon Planning Commission last month approved a variance on a parking lot landscaping buffer for property at 2200 Woodville Road.

The Commission last year had unanimously approved a Special Use Exception (SUE) in a C-2 Commercial District for the property owner, James Duran, who wants to use the site as a storage lot for car dealership vehicles. The Commission had approved the SUE with the Project Review Committee’s recommendation for a landscaping buffer on the lot.


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