texas township

10:53 am
Tue August 12, 2014

Texas Township Trail Development Delayed

Township officials say they'll try to build a narrower trail that doesn't need an easement from private property owners.
TEXAS TOWNSHIP, MI -- Construction of a planned Texas Drive Trailway Phase 2 is being delayed again with denial of an easement from company Level 3 after six months of negotiation. "After six months of work, they decided to adopt a new policy, which says they will not provide permanent easements for any of their property," Texas Township Superintendent Julie VanderWiere said.
7:10 am
Tue August 6, 2013

Texas Township man gets probation ordered to pay restitution for storing toxic barrels on property

More than 500 barrels were found on Donald Haugen's property in 2008 after a pole barn fire
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI -- He'€™ll spend no time in jail, but a Texas Township man who stored hundreds of barrels of toxic substances on his property was ordered Monday to serve five years of probation and to pay $2.7 million in restitution for the chemical cleanup that came following a 2008 pole-barn fire.