Archive - Jun 12, 2013
COLUMBIA CITY â€” Columbia Cityâ€™s Board of Works and Public Safety approved a contract for completion of the Eagle Glen Water Main Project Tuesday.
DLZ, an engineering firm based out of South Bend, was contracted to perform the work for a price of $59,400. DLZ will be subcontracting with Walker and Associates based out of Columbia City.
â€śI appreciated its (DLZ)â€™s willingness to work with a local firm,â€ť Columbia City Mayor Ryan Daniel said.
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SOUTH WHITLEY â€” Debris and refuse from yards in South Whitley have created much controversy within the town.
Decisions over how to properly dispose of grass clippings have left town council members scratching their heads.
According to South Whitley Town Council President Tony Starkey, pink cards have been left at homes in recent weeks notifying the resident that if grass clippings were not picked up by the town, it was because the yard waste wasnâ€™t bagged.
COLUMBIA CITY â€” A routine traffic stop led to a drug investigation Wednesday morning, as Columbia City Police Captain Tony Hively discovered an active methamphetamine lab on his way to work.
Hively initiated a traffic stop on Ind. 205 near the Cider Mill Road intersection at approximately 7 a.m., and uncovered a one-pot lab in a Jeep Grand Cherokee.
Charges pending, two unidentified suspects were detained. One was taken to the Whitley County Jail and the other was transported to Parkview Whitley Hospital for medical reasons.