Baldwin Township Board Chairman Jay Swanson did not act with a conflict of interest when he voted to rebuild the road upon which he resides, according to township legal counsel. The Baldwin Township Board on October 1 reviewed a memo from township attorney Bob Ruppe dated September 18, 2012. The letter addressed a possible conflict [...]
The Baldwin Township Board of Supervisors has decided not to amend the Baldwin Planning Commission membership requirements in such a way that a person would not have to be a Baldwin landowner to be on the commission. Elly Rittenour, a member of the planning commission that began operating this summer, had asked the Board of [...]
This is in response to a letter to the editor printed March 1, 2012. Mr. Hall, you “got” Kermit Young to donate his former home place to the township? What an awful thing to say. How dare you take away the generosity of an individual and his family like that? This is terrible. The residents [...]
The race for Baldwin Township’s “Supervisor A” seat has changed. Brad Schumacher and Trevor Olene withdrew by Thursday’s 5 p.m. deadline. That leaves Tim Kane to challenge incumbbent Larry Handshoe in the March 13 election. In the “Supervisor B” race, Chuck Nagle will challenge board chairman Jay Swanson.