Items Tagged with 'Kent County'

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Local real estate agents are familiar with radon testing

January 30, 2015
Public health officials in Lansing and in Kent County — as well as Gov. Rick Snyder — take the threat of radon gas very seriously and urge people to test for its presence in their homes. Read More

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January 30, 2015
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Less state money for mandates makes counties pay

Legislation would require the costs to be revealed before votes.

LANSING — Michigan is requiring Kent County to increase public health counseling with no additional state funding. Read More

Panel wants airport authority details amended

A few issues, particularly the size of the authority board, need to be resolved.

January 30, 2015
A committee of the Kent County Board of Commissioners has postponed for two weeks its approval of a 64-page draft document that will spell out key details of the proposed airport authority that would take over operation of Gerald R. Ford International Airport. Read More

Kent County works on details of airport authority

A draft of proposed legislation allowing the transfer will be reviewed this week.

January 23, 2015
The process of transferring the Kent County government’s direct control of the Gerald R. Ford International Airport to an airport authority is under way, with the county Board of Commissioners Legislative and Human Resources Committee considering a key step this week: the draft of proposed enabling legislation allowing it to happen. Read More

Public Record

January 23, 2015
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Kent County leads U.S. employment recovery

Report indicates Kent is first of nation's 'large economies' to fully recover.

January 16, 2015
According to a study by the National Association of Counties, Kent County is the first “large economy” county in America — counties with more than 500,000 residents — to reach its pre-downturn unemployment rate. Read More

Public Record

January 16, 2015
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Street Talk: It’s cold and flu season; don’t die

Building battle.

January 9, 2015
Each week, Business Journal Publisher John Zwarensteyn sends an email to all employees that is filled with notes. Read More

Public Record

January 9, 2015
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