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Oregon City Council on Monday will consider purchasing 15 acres of land off Pickle Road for $195,000 to make into a passive park.

The property is owned by George and Carrie Tschann, of 3521 Pickle Road.

Once again the Lake Township trustees are asking the Ohio Department of Transportation to install a traffic signal at the corner of State Route 51 and Millbury roads.

The board of trustees Tuesday approved a resolution for ODOT to install a signal at the intersection where several persons were injured March 6 in a three-car accident.

Bills that should have been paid last month are piling up in Jerusalem Township.

Why? It depends on who you talk to.

The township, as do other communities, approves payment of the bills at every trustee meeting. Two of three trustees must approve of a motion to pay the bills before the money is disbursed.

Before your income taxes are due to be filed with the IRS, another deadline looms that can impact your personal finances.

March 31 is the deadline for property owners to challenge the 2008 valuations used to calculate property tax bills issued this past December and the upcoming bills in June.

Channel 11 weathercaster Tara Hastings, a co-emcee at the 16th Annual Prism Award ceremony, grew up two houses from a BP refinery in Whiting, Indiana, so she could identify with this year’s Best Practice Award winner, BP-Husky Refining LLC in Oregon.

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