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Kent County senior millage on August ballot

The ballot question, set for final review May 8, would raise it to 0.50 mills.

April 18, 2014
A committee of the Kent County Board of Commissioners has approved proposed language for the August primary election ballot that would renew the senior services millage at 0.50 mills. The wording of the ballot proposal now goes to the full commission May 8. Read More

Earlier involvement of court-appointed attorneys may save money

February 28, 2014
The Kent County Board of Commissioners has a $33,730 grant from the state to fund a pilot program to determine if earlier involvement by court-appointed attorneys helps speed cases through the system and enhances their services for defendants. Read More

Kent County fills vacant commissioner seat

February 27, 2014
The Kent County Board of Commissioners unanimously voted Thursday morning to fill the District Five seat left vacant by the resignation last month of Commissioner Sandi Frost Steensma. Read More

Kent panel sets 2014 leadership positions

December 13, 2013
There are a few changes in the 2014 leadership roles for the Kent County Board of Commissioners. Read More

Inside Track: Commission chair had trouble finding a seat

Dan Koorndyk now heads the Kent County Board of Commissioners, but only through a twist of fate.

February 22, 2013
It may sound strange because of the time lag, but, as fate would have it, it’s true: If Kent County Commissioner Jim Talen had run for re-election in 2000, Kent County Commission Chairman Dan Koorndyk would not have been elected to the board’s top post last month. Read More