County re-submits grant proposal for Coesse sewer

COLUMBIA CITY — A longtime problem with waste disposal in the tiny unincorporated town of Coesse is one step closer to a solution after having recently taken a tiny step backward.For the second time since late last year, the Whitley County Board of Commissioners approved a resolution authorizing the submission of a grant application for community development.“We had a technicality that we had to address with our procurement process,” said consultant Lori Shipman Monday afternoon.At its regular meeting Monday, the commissioners signed a resolution authorizing the submittal of a Planning Grant Application to the Indiana Office of Community and Rural Affairs.——To read the rest of this story, please order an e-subscription, found under the e-edition subscription link, or call The Post & Mail at 244-5153, ext. 207 and ask for a subscription.