Evening News 13 Oct 1938

Grampa Weston as County Supervisor

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Evening News 13 Oct 1938 - • County Supervisors Board Hopes to Pass Law to...
• County Supervisors Board Hopes to Pass Law to Utilize Acreage to the Best Advantage and to Eliminate Undesirable Settling Zoning of Chippewa county for agricultural and other purposes so -'••' -lands may be utilized-to the best - ; 'advantage; will be studied by a cotn- - inltlec of supervisor's to~ be""appointed be""appointed this week by Chairman HoUy Seaman. '...•.. Settlers who make homes in re^j ^njote and unsuited parts _.of "the .•bounty and, then demarjd roadsVand .-scEools. Have already become ; a pro-; •'blcm *;in. sbrrie areas. ' Supervisor! i Edward ;Thompson, introduced the f motion'for investigation.of thVlaw. "; '.^ Mr^Thompson said-that all ncces- >-Sa'ry information to make a zoning /study of soils conditions," pfowerpos- - : sibililies, agricultural: and- recrea- ';. tip naj.. areas is available, : ^, ^, ' A Chippewa county planning com- zoning law. based on information available, was suggested by Supervisor Supervisor Osborn, who explained the work of ' the Michigan Planning Commission, under the rules of which, four Upper Peninsula counties counties have already made . application. application. Protest against adopting a county law'was made by Supervisor Victor O. Weston. who stated h e lived in what "may be determined an "un desirable part of the county from an agricultural; standpoint" 'but which produces more than $50,000 annually "in wealth ;fronv the fishing, fishing, industry. It was explained to Mr. Weston that the county would not only be zoned from, an agricultural agricultural standpoint, but fishing as well. Here's FLOOR Hardware. LATEST framing. Young's

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  1. The Evening News,
  2. 13 Oct 1938, Thu,
  3. Page 9

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  • Evening News 13 Oct 1938 — Grampa Weston as County Supervisor

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