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Kent passes financial audit with ease

The independent report comes back ‘very, very clean’ for such a large organization.

July 3, 2015
The annual state-mandated independent auditor’s report on Kent County government’s finances is a “voluminous document,” according to Steve Blann of Rehmann Robson LLC, which produced the report comprised of more than 200 pages. Read More

Global factors shrink Kent recycling revenue

Haulers bringing in household recyclables will have to pay to dump them.

July 3, 2015
Over the last 25 years, the Kent County Department of Public Works has taken in and processed more than 300,000 tons of recyclable material — plastic jugs and containers, tin cans and aluminum cat food cans, newspapers and other paper, glass bottles and jars — at no cost to the commercial trash haulers who bring it in along with their customers’ non-recyclable trash. Read More

Public Record

July 3, 2015
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Kent County requests bids for downtown building

July 1, 2015
Kent County has put a downtown building up for sale after identifying it is not being used to its fullest potential. Read More

State approves Kent County airport authority

July 1, 2015
| By AP
A bill signed by Gov. Rick Snyder is letting Kent County move forward with creating a regional airport authority to run Gerald R. Ford International Airport. Read More

Regional airport authority OK’d by Legislature

Kent County commissioners now must work out details of the independent authority.

June 26, 2015
The proposed regional airport authority to run Gerald R. Ford International Airport is definitely moving forward, but it still has a long runway ahead. Read More

Public Record

June 26, 2015
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Public hearing Thursday on Kent trash surcharge

A few county commissioners have indicated they will vote against the proposal.

June 19, 2015
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) A public hearing is scheduled at 8:30 a.m. Thursday on a proposed surcharge on all trash pickup in Kent County, plus creation of licensing fees to be paid by the trash hauling companies. Read More

Public Record

June 19, 2015
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Public Record

June 12, 2015
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