gradient
goingon
TODAY IS Friday August 22nd


200 North funding switched from bond to Major Moves
Tuesday May 13, 2014 4:12pm
LaGrange, IN

By: Tim Murray

LAGRANGE - A loan from Major Moves will fund the reconstruction of County Road 200 North in LaGrange County rather than a bond.

County Surveyor Rex Pranger suggested the idea to Monday’s joint meeting of the County Council and Commissioners.

"Here you'd just be paying the Major Moves fund back. So the Major Moves fund would act as the bank, I guess you would say. The same thing you did with the MEC. Dollars and cents wise this will probably save a couple hundred-thousand dollars over the course of this thing. We used a 1 percent figure with the MEC and that's what I used was a 1 percent interest figure. That would actually make Major Moves better money than what we're getting today," Pranger said.

Much of the discussion concerned whether or not county officials would be disciplined enough to make the payments back to Major Moves from economic development income taxes in the future.

The joint boards unanimously approved the loan with a ten year term.

The council would allocate about $285-thousand a year from EDIT taxes to pay back the loan to Major Moves.

(08-22-2014) • Man Killed In Noble County Accident
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: 0069 South 1100 East • Avilla, IN
(08-21-2014) • Lazoff Honored For O.W.I. Enforcement For A Second Time
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Indianapolis
(08-21-2014) • Se-Kure Dome Helping People See For Years
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Sturgis, MI
(08-21-2014) • Employee Handbook Approved By Commission
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Centreville, MI
(08-21-2014) • 20th Annual Parade Of Homes Concludes
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Angola, IN
(08-21-2014) • David Rogers Country Fair is Saturday
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: David Rogers Memorial Park • Wolcottville, IN
(08-21-2014) • Love's Travel Plaza Now Open
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: U.S. 20 and I-69 • Angola, IN
(08-21-2014) • DCSD Investigating Fatal Farming Accident
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: 1800 Block Of CR 59 • Butler, IN
(08-21-2014) • Fatal Traffic Accident Victim Identified
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: I-69 SB At 337 MM • Ashley, IN
(08-20-2014) • Tobacco free program back on track
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: LaGrange, IN
(08-20-2014) • Memorial ride for medics begins Friday in LaGrange
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: LaGrange, IN
(08-20-2014) • Sturgis Businessman Ralph Levin Dies
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Sturgis, MI
(08-20-2014) • Commission Approves COA Budget For 2015
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Centreville, MI
(08-20-2014) • Vandalism In Constantine Being Investigated
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Constantine, MI
(08-20-2014) • Companies Hired To Address Humidity In Courthouse
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Centreville, MI
(08-20-2014) • Edwardsburg Teens Injured In Rollover Accident
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Jefferson Township, Cass Co. MI
(08-20-2014) • Fiscal Responsibility Key To SPS Success
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Sturgis Central Commons • Sturgis, MI
(08-20-2014) • Still Time To Sign Up For Caregiver's Class
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Sturgis, MI
(08-20-2014) • Driver Killed In DeKalb I-69 Wreck
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: I-69 SB At 337 MM • Waterloo, IN
(08-20-2014) • Old 27 Tour Comes Through Angola
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Angola, IN
(08-20-2014) • Storms Knock Out Power In Angola And PL
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Angola, IN
(08-19-2014) • Drzewicki Hired As New Mason Superintendent
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Mason, MI
(08-19-2014) • Commission Approves Stop Signs On West Street
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Sturgis, MI
(08-19-2014) • Watson Retiring From Sturgis Public Schools
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Sturgis, MI
(08-19-2014) • Barberbus Returns To Sturgis
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Sturgis Area Chamber Of Commerce • Sturgis, MI
(08-19-2014) • Meth Suspect Enters Into Plea Agreement
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Steuben County Courthouse • Angola, IN
(08-19-2014) • Three county pursuit ends when vehicle strikes home
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Middlebury, IN
(08-19-2014) • Sneezing Fit Leads To Branch County Injury Accident
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Union City Road Near Bidwell Road • Coldwater, MI
(08-19-2014) • Hamilton Lake Bones Belong To Prehistoric Native American
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Hamilton Lake
(08-18-2014) • Commissioners voice support for LaGrange County Promise
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: County Office Building • LaGrange, IN
(08-18-2014) • Sheriff "Not Comfortable" With Hudson Marshal Coverage Proposal
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Steuben County Community Center • Angola, IN
(08-18-2014) • ISP Trooper Prevents Man From Drowning
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Knapp Lake
(08-18-2014) • Sturgis Street Projects Starting This Week
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Sturgis, MI
(08-18-2014) • Special Visitors In Sturgis On Monday
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Sturgis Area Chamber Of Commerce • Sturgis, MI





Contact WBET
STURGIS269/651-WBET
COLDWATER517/278-WBET
wbet@wbetfm.com

pfc

businesses