texas township

10:53 am
Tue August 12, 2014

Texas Township Trail Development Delayed

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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

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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.