Saint Joseph

6:25 am
Tue November 18, 2014

Report Finds City of Saint Joseph Public Works Department Understaffed

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Report recommends several positions be filled
ST. JOSEPH - St. Joseph's public works department - responsible for everything from maintaining streets and water and sewer lines to plowing snow and picking up trash and leaves - is understaffed, disorganized and inefficient, according to a consultant's report.
7:18 am
Tue September 23, 2014

Auction Being Held to Restore St. Joseph Lighthouse

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Lighthouse Forever Fund trying to raise $2-million for restoration
ST. JOSEPH - Bidders at St. Joseph's public art auction Saturday not only will get to take a lighthouse home, but they will be donating to save the community's iconic beacons on the North Pier.
6:47 am
Tue May 13, 2014

Saint Joseph City Commissioners Not Ready to Agree to Harbor Proposal

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Berrien County officials say proposal would it cheaper and more efficient to dredge harbor for large ships
ST. JOSEPH - A year after first hearing a proposal from Berrien County officials on consolidating the commercial shipping harbors along the St. Joseph River, city commissioners are still skeptical about diving into the project.
6:35 am
Tue March 11, 2014

City of Saint Joseph Won't Join Pier Safety Task Force

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Mayor says the city may reconsider after construction of the lighthouses in 2015
ST. JOSEPH - The city of St. Joseph isn't ready to dive into a discussion on pier safety with Berrien County officials, as it anticipates closing off the North Pier next year during renovations of the lighthouses.
6:14 am
Fri March 7, 2014

CVS Pulls Request in Face of Opposition in Saint Joseph

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Residents were concerned about impact on residential neighborhood, environment and wildlife
ST. JOSEPH - In the face of strong community opposition - and a possible no vote by the St. Joseph Planning Commission - developers of a proposed CVS pharmacy on Niles Avenue on Thursday withdrew a request to rezone three adjacent properties.