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Township hears zoning ordinance concerns

 

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Members of the Ironwood Township Board look over the agenda Monday at the township hall. Board members include clerk Gayla Salmi, trustee Steve Boyd, treasurer Jyl Renee Olson-DeRosso, supervisor Alan Baron, trustee Kathy Maki and trustee Kevin Lyons.

IRONWOOD TOWNSHIP — Changes to the comprehensive plan for zoning ordinances were discussed by the Ironwood Township Board of Trustees’ Monday.

Ironwood Township resident Tom Schneller spoke to the board during the public comment portion of the meeting about concerns he has with the rough draft that the township planning commission is working on.

“I have read the first 50 or 60 pages, and there are some things that are extremely wrong and that I am extremely concerned with,” Schneller said.

He mentioned instances where peeling paint, broken windows and leaning walls were considered b...



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