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Light-up McIntosh December 15

Light-up McIntosh will begin at the Civic Center at 6:30 p.m. The event will host Santa Clause and an area choir from six local churches will sing.

10.23.06 -- BRIEF: BOA approves petitions for trailers

The Board of Adjustment unanimously approved petitions from Casey Girardin for variance requests. One petition will allow her to make the trailers on the old Hudson property livable. The other variance deals with the setbacks for six empty lots so she could pursue site plans from the town and county add seven trailers to her trailer park.

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Tuesday night the town council will meet to continue the search for a town clerk.

posted by Cher @ 10:54 PM,

3 Comments:

At   October 24, 2006 4:59 PM     ,    Anonymous Anonymous    said...

Well this is certainly good news; Casey will now be able to run her business. She has done much to improve the property and will now be able to do even more. While we are being a kinder, gentler community, perhaps those who strived to make her life so rough will take the time to get to know her. She is a very kind and generous soul. She cares deeply for the residents of the Cove and has worked to make the Cove a positive part of this community. Thank you BOA members for giving her a fair shake.

 
At   October 24, 2006 8:45 PM     ,    Blogger fisherwife    said...

I'm so glad this business is finally coming to a close for Casey. I hope she doesn't run into further trouble. The ugly truth is that when government becomes involved in our every day lives it is sometimes difficult to draw the lines......

 
At   October 26, 2006 8:34 AM     ,    Anonymous Anonymous    said...

Thanks BOA for using good judgement. It nice to see for a change.

 

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