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Ri THE DAILY GLOBE, Ironwood, M! - Tuesday, Oct. 8, 1985, PageS MARKET REPORT Activity over the past 30 trading days 111111 mi 1111111 Dow Jon«* Avwjg* H>gh 1,335.91 Low 1,315.19 Close 1,324.37 Grange —4.37 1340 1380 1370 1360 1350 September October incentives Reagan backs IMF loans cushion to 9 sales drop? By 'llie Associated Press The resumption of discount financing by General Motors Corp. on some new cars and trucks may have been designed to cushion what otherwise could have been a sharp plunge in sales, an analyst says. Monday's decision by GM comes one week after the 1988 models officially went on sale. GM is offering the 8.8 percent financing on selected 1985 and ]986 models, beginning Monday, through its credit subsidiary, General Motors Acceptance Corp. SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The Reagan administration today asked private and development banks to come up with $29 billion in additional loans over the next three years to help developing countries improve their living standards. U.S. Treasury Secretary James A. Baker HI unveiled the proposal at a news conference before the opening of the joint International Monetary Fund and World Bank Conference in Seoul. To get the money, developing countries will have to adopt new policies "to promote growth and balance of payments adjustment and to reduce inflation," he said. At the end of last year developing countries were in arrears on $43 billion of their overall debt, which is expected to total Jl trillion by the end of 1985. The World Bank provides long-term loans for development projects, while the IMF provides short- term loans to help countries with credit problems and helps them arrange loans with commercial banks by setting conditions for economic reform. They both have the same 149 member governments. The United States is the major conlribulor to both international organizations, and U.S. agreement is needed for any major changes in functions or financing. Chrysler buying bank subsidiary The company said the financing Business Briefs DETROIT <AP) — Chrysler Corp. diversified finance companies with a will buy a BankAmerica Corp. broad range of services in the subsidiary, FinanceAmerica, for $405 automotive, real estate, equipment, million in a transaction that will give insurance and commercial fields," the automaker a greater stake in lacocca said. "It puts Chrysler Corp. direct consumer lending, the com- in the heart of the consumer finance panies announced today. business." The agreement will make Chrysler Chrysler Financial's purchase of Financial Corp., the automaker's the FinanceAmerica stock will be credit subsidiary, a more in- completed on Nov. 30, said Chrysler But one industry analyst said GM dependent company with potential spokesman Robert Heath. average fuel economy on its cars to the federal standard of 26 miles per gallon by spurring sales of fuel efficient models. Ford recalls 66,098 pickups DETROIT (AP) — Ford Motor Co. has announced the recall of 66,098 Ranger and Bronco II pickups for possible engine problems and says it will extend the warranties on some bolt that could loosen and "cause extensive engine damage." Separalely, Ford announced it would extend the warranties of all 1984 Ford Tempo-Mercury Topaz compact cars because of rattling compact cars and some 1985 models frontstrut bearings. to three years or 36,000 miles because Any problems will be repaired by of raltling frontstrut bearings, dealers free of charge, the automaker About 830,000 Tempo-Topaz cars said Monday, and the company will will be covered by the extra warranty reimburse owners if repairs already because Ford lias discovered that the have been made. bearing and seal assemblies in the Ford said 58,000 Rangers and upper front suspension struts may Bronco Us — 1984 and 1985 models rattle, "resulting in a clunking or with 2.8-liter engines - might need racheting noise during low-speed replacement of a crankshaft pulley turns," the company said. Farm subsidies near record WASHINGTON (AP) — Farm new outlook report, income is down, but federal cash . . , , . , subsidies paid to farmers in calendar . Last year s P^nts *opped only for significant growth and The acquisition "provides a shelter profitability, Chrysler Chairman Lee to earnings, with investment tax lacocca said. credits, et cetera," said Joseph "This purchase is the third and by Phillippi, automotive analyst with far the biggest step CFC has taken in E.F. Hutton in New York. "It also is a 1985 to expand and diversify its counterbalance to the basic up and financial services beyond its 20-year down nature of the automotive role as an automotive finance business." company," lacocca said. FinanceAmerica, which consists of Chrysler Financial this year for- two BankAmerica subsidiaries, med a joint venture with General FinanceAmerica Corp. and BA Electric Credit Corp. and bought E.F. Financial Services Corp., earned When the specials ended, "the Hutton Credit Corp., renaming it $l5.8millionml984and$9.9millionin coach turned into a pumpkin, and you Chrysler Capital Corp. the first half of 1985, and had $2.8 were pretty much out of'85s and you "With the addition of Finan- billioninassetsonJuneSO. have a lot of high-priced '86s in (he ceAmerica, CFC has become one of The company's 2,100 employees showroom," Healy said. ( ne nation's largest and most work at 267 offices in 42 eCG%( made the move to cushion an expected rapid decline in sales. "My feeling is they left too much money on the table in late August and September when 7.7 percent (financing) brought anybody into the • showroom who was planning to buy a car in the next three months," said David Healy, an auto analyst with Drexel Burnham Lamber in New York. INCLUDING ITS Allentown, Pa., headquarters. Chrysler Financial Corp. earned $83.1 million in 1984 and $67.4 million Ihe first half of 1985., and had assets June 30 of $9.8 billion. lacocca said FinanceAmerica will also provide Chrysler Financial an advanced computer system to process retail loans. "This computer system has such great potenlial that CFC and BankAmerica will enter into a joint venture lo further develop and market it lo other financial institutions." lacocca said. The other major domestic automakers have also acquired financial services companies in the past year. General Motors Corp., through its subsidiary General Motors Acceptance Corp., in May bought Colonial Group of Mortgage Banking and Service Co. and in July bought Nor.vest Mortgage Inc. GOGEBIC COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS MEETING OF THE GJXiEBIC COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS HELD SEPTEMBER 18, CLAIMANT 1985 are climbing to a record level, slightly from 1983 to $4 billion, ac- theAgricultureDepartmentsays. cording to the preliminary figures. "Preliminary estimates indicated Nearly half of the $5.8 bill ion in 1985 that direct cash government cash payments by midyear were feed payments through June totaled more grain "deficiency" payments, which than $5.8 billion, far surpassing the were earned primarily on 1984 corn previous record of $4.1 billion for all and sorghum crops. However, some of 1983,'' the department's Economic of the money represented advances to Research Service said Monday in a farmers under the 1985 program. Burroughs '85 profit predicted DETROIT (AP) — Wall Street their forecasts were for Burroughs' analysts expect Burroughs Corp. to Memorex Corp. subsidiary and not post more than $230 million in profits for the parent company, the News in 1985, down from $244.9 million last said, year. The Detroit News reported in On Monday, analyst Jonathan Frain of Paine Webber in New York said he expects losses for Memorex to "approximate $35 million for the second half of the year" but that overall Burroughs should earn $236 million for the year, Ihe News today's editions. The News retracted a report in Saturday editions that quoted unnamed Wall Street analysts as saying Burroughs would report $40 million in losses for the year. The two analysts who were sources for the earlier story said later that reported. Leo J.stanczak Cilyol [ronwood Gogebic Co. Com FT Larry Rowotdl RetnoE. Lalne creo B.Hanson '3-martini lunch' endangered? WASHINGTON (AP) — The House deductions for cosls of meals and of CIAIM>>IT~ ~ Ways and Means Committee, at- enterlaining clients, including sports o*«»'cili»m«io lacking the "thrce-marlini lunch" and theater tickets. that many Americans view as a The panel endorsed President v.Meivinjaco&jor symbol of an.unfair tax system, is Reagan's conclusion thai such p e t e rj Napei moving to restrict business'ability to deductions are abused and unfair. Pe , frJ ?, lm deduct costs of meals and en- But members stopped short of ac- afthardA'soiio tertainment. cepting the president's proposed The panel's action, taken Monday changes. behind closed doors as lobbyists for The committee also went against restaurants, hotels and sports teams Reagan's wishes on another matter, wailed outside, is far from final. It agreed to continue the $l-per- But for the moment, the commiltee taxpayer checkoff for the federal has agreed thai businesses should no fund that finances presidential longer be allowed unlimited elections. Treasury bill yields climb WASHINGTON (AP) — Yields on rale of 7.32 percent, up from 7.24 short-term Treasury securities rose percent last week. for the second straight week in The rates were the highest since Monday's auctions. three-month bills sold for 7.17 percent The Treasury Department sold $7 on Sept. 16 and six-month bills billion in Ihree-month bills al an averaged7.39percenlonSepl.9. average discount rale of 7.14 percenl. The new discount rates understate up from 7.07 percent last week. Ihe aclual relurn to investors — 7.37 Another^?? billion was sold in six- percent for three-month bills and 7.71 month bills at an average discount percent for six-month bills. Metal prices Copper — 61.10 cents per pound NEW YORK (AP) - Spot melal N.Y. Comex spot month closed Ift&S A regular meeting ol Ihe Gogeblc County Board of Commissioners was held at the Gogebk County Courthouse In thr Clly oF Beiscmeron September IB, \ns. Roll Call: Present: W) Cemmlajfoners Ca/J E. Anderson, V. MeMn Jaco&son, Robert Wanek, Stephen Thomas, Leo StanciaX.OresteCtilantello. Peter Palm & Chairman Richard Soffo Absent: [U Commissioner Peter Napel APPROVALOP MINUTES The meeting was called lo order by Chairman R Ft hard Solio. He asked lor the approval of the rnrnules of the August 31, 19&3 meeting, as published. II was moved by Commissioner Chlantello, supported by Cornm listener Jacobson and carried, Ihall he minutest* approved, as published. COMMUNICATIONS A Tetter was received from U. S. Senator Donald Rlegle, Jr., thanking the board for contacting him about proposed charges !n Ihe Federal Tax Syslem. He assured fh* board frta.t fie will do all that Is with In hit power to see that Congreu takes a significant step forward In the area of tax reform:. It was moved by Commissioner Thomas, supported by Commissioner Stanciak and carried, that trie com- municallon be received and placed on Hie. A letter was received from Bessemer City Manager, Bruce W. Carlson, regarding ihe "Clean Michigan Fund". It was moved by Commissioner Chlantello, supported by Commissioner Stanczak and carried, lo table the communication until further details on the matter a re forthcoming. A letter was received from the Michigan Department of Natural Resources Informing the board of official nnlice- ol funding availability lor solid wasle management planning and Informing Ihe board thai the amount available to Gogebfc County for fiscal year tM5 86 ls$5,rw which require* *1,«5 (20 percenl minimum) local match from the county. It was moved by Commissioner J a eolnon, supported by Commissioner Thomas and carried, that the communication be received and ptaced on file and that Iheboardsttept the grant. Ayes (7J Nays (It Napel Motion carried. A letter was received Irom fhe Michigan Department ol Public Health regarding Ihe upcoming p ubllc meeting on the Governor's T»*u Force on rtlarvl_«v«l Radkucllve WatTe which will beheld at Ihe Gogfiblc County Courthouse on, September U, ITflS at 7:00 P.M. They Informed th« board they would bp pleased lo accept Ihck Irwllatlonand will be al the meeting, it was moved fey Commissioner Thomas, supported by Commissioner StanciaX and carried, thai the communication be received and placedcnfile. A letter was received from Richard J. Brown, Clerk-Register, requesting a uthorlzat I on, for him and his Chfel Deputy lo attend a seminar lor U.P. County Clerks In Marquelte on Oclober 10,1M5. It was moved by Commissioner Wanek, supported by Commissioner Palm and carried, to approve the request. A Statute regarding the calling of the annual statutory meeting was presented to the board. Clerk- Reglster, Richard Brown, informed Ihe board that the annual meeting would b* held on Wednesday, October v, 1945al4:30p.m. al the Gog*b1c County Courthouse. RESOLUTION The Gogeblc Counly Trulfi in Taxation Resolution was presented to trie board. II was moved by Commissioner Thomas, supported by Commissioner Jacobson and carried, to hold the required Truth In Tax all on hearing on Wednesday, Oclober 9, IMS «) 6: XI p.m. Discussion followed, alter which U was moved by Commissioner Thomas, supported by Commissioner Wanek and carried, to amend the motion In Ihe noilce lor the Public Hearing, thai the l&f*J mlilaae rate Includes one (!) mill lor operation at the Gogeblc County Medical Care Facility and .IS mills for the Gogeblc Counly Public OTHER REPORTS P " 11 wa amoved by Commissioner Thomas, supported by Commissioner Stanczak and carried, that the remainder of Ihe reports be received and placed on file TRIAL BALANCE GENERAL BUDGET CONTROL EXPENDITURE BUDGET CONTROL The Gogeblc County Trfal Balance was presented to Ine board, It was moved by Commissioner Chlantello. supported by Commissioner Jacobson and carried, that this report be approved as presented ana placed on (lie. The General Budget Control and trie Expenditure Budgel Control were presented to Ihe board it was moved by Commissioner Chlantelto, supported by Commissioner Jacobson and carried, that both reports b e approved as presented a nd placed on f 11 e. CLAIMS ANDACCOUNTS REPORT The Claims and Accounts Committee report ol September l l, 1983 was presented to tne board. 11 was moved by Commissioner Stanciak, supported by Commissioner Anderson, that this report be approved as presented and made a par! of the minutes, Roll Call; Ayes (B] Nays [0) Absent (l) Napel Motion carried. A rnsejiiig or the Claims and Accounts Committee was herd al the Courthouse In (he Clly of Bessemer, Michlgenon August 14, IrtJ at7:00p.m. Present: (9) Commissioners Carl E. Anderson. V.MelvIn Jacobson, OresleChlflnlello, Peter Napel, Peter Palm, Richard Solio, Leo Stanciak, Stephen Thomas end Robert Wanek Absent: (0) CLAIMED ALLOWED Steiger's Home Center Dave Ramme Repair Grand View Hospital Richard B, Adams Caryl Hyrv 8, Assoclate* AngeloLuppIno Kenneth Betttoa Marvin Marks Joseph Ruppe Timothy j.Wahoney John Michael Bruno George Sailer FIrstof America, MC CallaghanSi Company U.P. OMIce Supply Co, Douoleday Bros.8, Co. IBM Corporation Richard B.Adams ATe.7, information Systems Michigan Bell Telephone Co. n Bell Telephone Co. Michigan 8 el I Tele phone Co. Sherifl Department Sheriff Dept./P.A.416 Marine Law Circuit Court District Court Veteran'sCounselor Veteran's Counselor Probate Cort Cooperative Extension District Court Sheriff Department She/if J Department Boardof Commissioners Sheriff Department Prosecuting Attorney Controller Prosecuting Al Forney Data Processing Oept. Probate Court Co n1 roller Cooperative Extension Clerk/Register of Deeds Distritl Court Data Processing Dept. Sufia[ng& Grounds Sheriff Department Equalization Dcpl. Friend ol Court Controller Treasure Abstractor Clerk/Register of Deeds P/os*cu ling A ftoraey Probate Court Circuit Courl CRP/Proseculing Attorney Veterans Counselor Sherifl Department Cooperative Extension Gogeblc Count/ Fair led and allowed: zounls Coi ilm. Rich! . 31.80 26-03 50.37 4232 9023 10.0* 204.00 li.OO 1Q5.00 6975 130.00 45.00 100-52 130.45 50.00 45.00 45,00 1,033.32 132.17 52.30 A3.27 590.00 294.00 177.70 165.00 10.04 204.00 15,00 105.00 69.7S 130.00 45.00 100J1 130.45 50.00 45.00 4J.OO 1-OJ3.32 132.12 52.30 43.27 590.00 294.00 179.70 145 00 127.83 1J7.83 imiltee Carl E. Anderson. Oreste Chan •d Solio, Leo Stanciak, Stephen Thomas, orCB 1 RESPECTFULY SUBMITTED: Claims and Ac, tello, V. Melvln Jacobson, Peter Napel, Peter Pi Robert Wanek NEW BUSINESS AGENDA COMMITTEE REPORTS The Personnel and Negotiations Commiltee report ol August 77,1985 was presented lo the board It was moved by Commissioner Thomas, supported by Commissioner Jacobwn and carried thai Ihe enllr* report be received and placedonflle. The Ffnance, Budgeting and Auditing Committee report ol August 78, 1985 was preserved to the board. The Following item was arted upon. A] It was moved by Comm m l*s ione r ChlaMello, supported by Commissioner Palm and carried, to luthorize the Emergency Services Coordinator and the Friend of Court's Assistant to attend Ihelr r Jacobson, supported by Com received and placed on file, nltte/ereport of September 10,1»8 lissfoner Anderson and carried, was presented to the board. Tne ported by Commissioner Anderson and carried, to lows Into the Prosecuting Attorney's office as ACCOUNT CLAIMED ALLOWED ission on Aging prices Monday: Aluminum — 44.35 cents per poutid, N.Y. Comex spot month closed Friday. Copper — G6%-$9 cents a pound, Q.S, destinations. Friday. Lead —18^-20 cctiEs a pound. Silver — $6.290 per ounce, Handy & Harman. Silver — $6.321 per troy ounce, N.Y. Comex spot month closed Friday. LucyMonlonatl Mary Helen Mn^kovlch JoelL.Massie Colleen M, Fleming SladeiSchulliLawOfiice Richard B Adams LlndaG.MaM Jerard JartynXa Marvin Marks Marvin Marks Ironwood Da 11 y GI obe Business i Institutional BlacX Bear Sports YaleCarCare Aunt Nelson Sandy Rlchler Coowrative Extension Office Srefger's Home Center Linda G.Makl Richard B. Adam* Davfd E, McDonald, Jr. Gooeblc Counly Sheriff Depl. Pallln's Dry Cleaners Wisconsin Electric DomenicGugliel motto Kaufm an Sheet Metal Works Ha pa Auto Parts PearceGrahsm The Ticker E4wtr4D.JoMitCo, -David Rieoler -932-3Q90- David J. Barbacovl Donald B.Peiietti JoelL.Massie Gold Eagle Supply UrnJqulst Electrtc Lake Superior District Power Oswald G. Casanova Caryl HrryA, Associate* Oils Elevator Company Northland Fire Protection Xerox Corporation City of Besjemer Am.Can Am-Motors... A.T.&T Amen tech.... BeUi. Steel.... Champion Int.. Chrysler Com. Edison .. DAN ....'.'.'.'.'. ..MI* ,.CTH .5! . 3 -2lfc ,83 . 16«i ..21 ..36*i ..27*< ,.3S .. 8Wi Det. Edison US InVT.&T. .., ~ i 34'% KMart Sim mons Air... SoolJne Exuon First of Ainer . Ford Gen. Motors.... Goodyear Greyhound Holiday Inn WH InlandSleel "'" IBM .52 I,a Pacific .J2S I-TV . 44S McDonald's ..,. Mich N'atl North St. Pwr.. JC Penney Fentair..,.,... Republic-Air .,. Rotfcwel! Sears 56's 68 26H «4H . la** Tenncco 5»,' UnionCarbidc., .M'fc Upjohn .33^ UP,Power... 26 Wtttingriouse 37'» 8^, Wis, Elec.Pwr 354 ,.36 Wis.Pub.Serv 364 .MH. Xerox «V» ..SI*, HIS .,21 -.31'* JimRedy Trl-SI*te Builness System Grand Rapids Loose Leaf Michigan Association of Counties WtkefleldNew* City off ronwood Ironwood Oally Glob* Nor I her a Wisconsin Radiologist Bessemer Pharmacy Board of Commissioners Board ol Commissioners Fair Board Board of Commissioners Fair Board Board of Commissioner*. Fair Board Boardof Commissioners Boardof Commissioners Fair Board Board of Commissioners Fair Board Boardof Commissioners Board ol Commissioners Circuit Court Circuit Court BuiiainoB. Grounds Appropriations AnlmalCoolrol Mler\ I nipector Jury Commission Jury Commission Jury Commission Jury Comm J«l«i Circuit Court District Court Probate Court District Court Dlstricl Court District Court Dislricl COUM District Court District Coort Board of Com m I ssloners Boardof Commissioners Clerk / R egtster of D«ed s Animal Control AnimalControl Cooperative Extension Cooperative Extension Cooperative Extension Bui fa"ing:& Grounds Prooate Court Probale Court Probate Court Probale Court Sherill Department Sheriff CHpartmenl Sheriff Deparlment Sheriff Department SfveriffDeparlmenl Sheriff Department Eherill Department Sheriff De?t./Wakelleld Clly Sheriff Department SherlH Depl./Besierner City Sheriff Dept./p.A A.<16 Marine Law Treasurer Sheriff Dtparlment Circuit Courl Build! ng&Grounds Building & Grounds Building & Grounds Sheriff Department ClrcullCourl Probate Court DlsfrlerCowf Bulldlog & Grounds Snerilf Department Buildings. Grounds Others S her III Department Building a; Grounds Medical Examiners SherlllDepl./BessemerOry Srxriff Department Sheriff Deparlment SherlM Department Clerk / Register of Deeds Treasurer Qoerd of Commissioners Clerk/Reqlllerol D««ds Cooperative Extension Ottiers DtifrlclCoyrt Friend otCourl Sheriff Departmen! Sheriff Department TS7.34 Sid.Tl 153.10 153.10 tt.OO 17.50 18.00 fioa.u 16.43 8,WSOO 117.50 112,50 105.00 96.00 &4J.67 3.101.31 IB-CO 1,197,62 1SV.30 »7.70 3*5,45 399.66 53.95 It,45 58.75 113.7S U BO 193.70 70.20 78.00 69.00 39.68 507.95 56-71 25.00 12.50 6.20 6V50 505.B5 73.00 i.m.u 191.M X>.*4 411.00 1,303.43 31.00 17.50 28.00 8,925,00 774.00 77.75 1W.50 112.50 705.00 W.OO M5.6? 3,103-31 18-00 ?!5.R5 41.67 515.00 «-00 13.50 58.70 17200 W5.00 XI .93 150.00 33.00 45.00 55.33 2« 65 3«9.66 53.95 IB 45 58.75 U3.7J 4480 193.70 70.M 78.00 69.00 ».6& 507.95 58 71 25.00 12-50 89. ?8 505,85 73.00 'wvoe 30.44 411.00 306.20 l-Stt.W 103.33 5U.OQ fQ.OO 13.50 St.20 172.00 745. J3 325.00 301.93 150.00 32,00 45,00 55.71 respective seminars as n_ I) was 1hen moved by Commlsslor th a I Ihe r em slnde r ol th e report be r The Capital Improvements Comr following Hems were acted upon: Al || was moved by Commissioner Stanciak, s authorlie the Controller to install slide-by w requeued. B] II wa* moved by Commissioner Thomas, supported by Commissioner Slanciak and carried, to authorize Ihe Controller to proceed with Ihe parking Io( extension protect uliliiing Ihe Counly Road commission and to Install » guardrail In Front of trie new security/outdoor recreation fence ,1 ", W 'M m S. ye ? ft1 !' Commissioner StanciaX, supported by Commissioner Chiantello and tarried, lo aulhorlie Ihe Control lertoremove/install a new floorcovering lor themain level annex area D) itwas moved by Commissioner Anderson, supported by Commissioner Slaneiak and carried, to approve Ihe request from the Judge of Probate lo inslall hand cralled booX shelves into 1he Probaie KM li' n a V rn °o^!i >y Comm , r AM [ S er s ' anciaR - supported by Commissioner Wane*, to accepl Ihe low bid of Berlin BuIttJers ol $1*70.00 lo remodel Ihe Senior CMijen Center In Ironwood to allow Ihe "na "vole UnS * f ° *** p ' Bced fh * re ' Moflon carried with Commissioner Thomas casting the only »hL T i?K M "lt n i m ^ ved .^ ^mmlssloner Stanczafc, supported by Commissioner Anderson and carried, ma I the rem alnder ot th e report be received a nd placed on file board T'"B f^Mowlr^llem's w'ere'aSed u C ° tmm " ree rpporj ° r September 11, ms was presenied fo Me .^t!. 1 ? ai rnov . fd b t Commissioner Chlantello, supported by Commissionpr Jacobson to authorise »if Ch ^ lrman °' the Board ol Commissioners or tils designee to altend Ihe Western U.P, Substance w»*VS?. r * ll ??l» n S* 9 ^ n A y '? Annual Conference scheduled lor September 17, ms. Ayes [7) Nays |ij ' wanex ADsenl (l) Napel Motion carried. B> i| was moved by Commissioner Pafm. supported by Commissioner Stanciak and carried, to authorize the Chairman of Ihe County Board of Commissioners to appoint an Ad HOC Committee to address county agency concerns over me Michigan Municipal Risk Manaaement Authority that the Board o( Commissioners/lew participate In. ^i ", w »> nioved by Commissioner Thomas, supporled by Commissioner Slancia* and carried, ID authorise the Controller and Clerfc tt> advertise and publiciie the public hearing on nuclear waste storage scheduled for September 16, 1955 at 7:00 p.m. It was l hen moves by Commissioner Stancia*, supported by Commissioner Anderson and carried, trial the remainder of the report b* received and placed on file. H,!* 0 c .°. mrruj , nii:B "?™ were received from ttie Michigan Department o( Natural Resources regarding public notices. The fir si was from Connor Forest Ind. Inc. who is applying (or a cermit lo Inslall culverts al pnv*te road crossln&i o! East Branch and Wesl Branch Gypsey CreeX in Wakelield Townjft<p,A5lchlsan and me other £s from Roy CV>nnham. Green Bay, wr&consinwno Is aDolvlnoror a permit to excavale a TOby 70 Fool boal basin and entrance channel In Lake Gogeblc, Michigan It was moved oy Commissioner Thomas, supporled by Commissioner Jacobson and carried, lhatlheietwo communication* be received and placed on liie. A letter was received from Sheriil P«iel!J Informing Ihe board lhat tfteMarine Safety Pafrol (or 1945 will come to a close on October 11,1985 and that the small fund balance will be kepi in account In case of any emergency needs. II was moved by Commissioner Slanciak, supported by Commissioner Chalntello and carried, that this be received and placed on file, A resolution was received from the Michigan Townships Association regarding equitable distribution of P.I.L.T. funds. Discussion followed, alter which it was movMIby Commissioner Thomas, supported by Commissioner Palm and carr led, fo table the resolurion until a meeting can be A letter was received frc II was n , , angedwim representatives oil he Gogeble County Chapter of the Michigan Township As socla lion the elecled and appointed oflielaliof Gogebic Counly regarding salaries 11 was moved by Comm-lJ'xmer Wane*, supported by Commissfone/ Stancrafc and carried, thai the letter be referred to Ihe Finance, Budgeting i Auditlna CommitlK meeting on October 9 1985, which will be held In conjunction with the annual me*ting. A resolution was presented to the board which suihoriiesthecily ol Houghton to apply fora 134 000 Michigan Small Cities Granl on behalf olWUPPDR forlht proposed Area Devebprneril Office 11 was moved by Commissioner Chianl«llo. supported by Commissioner Jacobson and carried, to adopt ihe resolution as presented. A discussion wa* held on ihe status of the courthouse grounds. It was moved by Commissioner WaneX, supported by Commissioner Jacobson, to Instruct the Counly Controller and Countv Forester to survey tfre courthouse flrounds <jnd study Ihe possibflify of planting trees Further discusi : on followed, after which II was moved by Commissioner Stanciak, supported by Commissioner Chain lello, to amend the morion and to refer the study lo ihe Capital Improvements Committee After furrher discussion, the motion to amend was withdrawn along with the support The original motion passed. Aye* («) Chlantello, Palm, Wanek, Jacobson, Anderson, Sofio Nays (3) Thomas 5»nc/aX Absent (1) Napel Motion carried. zrania* Chairman Sofia asked If there was any I urther business to be brought before the board Trie re being none, il w«»moved by CommissToner Chiantello, supported by Commissioner StancraHandcsrrlcd, to recess at the call ol the Chair. /s/Rfchard Sofio CHAIRMAN /VRIchard J. Brown CLERK A special meeting ol the Gogebic Counly Board o( Commlssi Courttiovie In th* Clly of Bessemer on September ?s, 1985. The Nvctear W»sle Disposal. Ron Call: Present: (?) Commissioners Carl Anderson. Ores!* Chlantello, Peter Nai>el V Mel J«obsoo,LeoSUnciak,RoberlWaneKandChairmar» Richard Sofio Absent: 13) Comm1ssk>n«rs Peter Palm and Stephen Thorn" Chairman Soflo called the meeting to order and turned I he S. Department el Energy. A presentation wai made by to search for a suitable site for a J -- *rs was held at the Gogebic Counly eeling was also a Public Hearing on ._ _ _ ... a secondary repository for hfgh level radioactive waste Among the over NO l Iftt currently under stud y a re six s ites In I he Weste rnupper Peninsula • A ,''5 rtri 5P re ** f >'«' i o"?Y'^''epre5entalIveso<1hcu. S. Department ol Energy, Chairman Soflo Iritroduced the reprejenlalives of Ihe Governor's TasK Force on High Levpl Rad^arl-ve vv7*le Otsposelandfurrwdrhemeeiingoverlolhem. «aoroari-ve rrone Mr. Le* Jager, Chairman of Ihe Task Force, stated lhat Ihe tasV. force isatlempling to secure all the Information and public comment It can on the prolect in order to advise Ihe Governor Mr J D Snyder of Governw Btar^hard'soflice Informed Ihe audience that Ihe Goverrw is^ron^Mpowd to toe locating of e nuclear wa jfe repojitorf In Michigan * ' ^P 0 ^ 0 1W eo^lSglh^ole^^ th * PUllliC H " rinfl lo t l u « li< > fli flnd comments from the genera! public There being no lurther business, II was moved by Commissioner StanczaX supported bv Com mtsstonerWanekandcarrled.toadlourntrieSpcclalWeetino. «•«""«. supporieo oy «_om /•s/RlcharctSoTIo CHAIRMAN CLERK /s/RIchardJ. Brown CLERK

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