The architects for the proposed senior center in Muskingum County met with Commissioners Monday.
The meeting was to update the Commissioners on the progress of the new senior center that is to be built just off State Route 1-46 near Zane State College. We spoke to Brain Addis, Lead Architect for the project for an update and the objective.
"Deliver for the seniors in the community a place where they can recreate, a place where they can have activities, join together in...
House of Grace's Pastor, Joe Dunlap, is looking for ways to help people in the community.
Dunlap plans on opening a women's shelter to help get people off the streets when they fall on hard times. He met with the county commissioners Monday morning to hear ideas from them about how to go about this process. And after recommendations Dunlap plans on working with the re-entry coalition to help people.
"We don't want to reinvent the wheel or something it's doing," Dunlap...
The Muskingum County Community Development Director met with County Commissioners Monday.
The meeting was to give an update on the current bid situation for road re-surfacing in the Villages of Philo and Dresden. As of the last meeting, only one bid had been placed on the Philo project. Shelia Samson gave us an update on the current situation.
"We had to re-bid two re-surfacing projects. One was the Village of Philo, one was the Village of Dresden and we did receive a bid on...
An unfortunate accident for Linda Regula, the Democratic Candidate for Muskingum County Commissioner this weekend has her in the hospital.
Regula attended her granddaughter's wedding Saturday, and immediately following the ceremony, she was lining up for pictures in the church's basement when she didn't see a raised portion of the floor and fell to the ground breaking her hip.
Sitting up in her bed at Good Samaritan Hospital she spoke with us.
Pro Act met with the Muskingum County Commissioners Thursday morning.
A representative was there to talk about the Prescription Discount Card Program. Pro Act works with counties and municipalities across the nation to offer the program to area residents. This program offers discounts to residents paying full cash price for prescriptions. Terrence O'Neill, Discount Card Program Manager of Pro Act Told us everyone is eligible to take part in it.
Starlight Industries is planning a renovation on its Zane Street building.
Starlight had 65 employees on waivers for 18 months and they are now back. The company is renovating to add necessary office space for those extra employees. Superintendent, John Hill, met with the Muskingum County Commissioners today to get approval for the project.
"Currently we have service coordination offices in that building plus central office staff, so we're just kind of replicating four...
There is a new senior housing development in the works.
Valley View Place looks to help provide an aging population with affordable senior housing. Michael Hood of the Muskingum County Community Action Committee met with the county commissioners this afternoon to give an update on the project.
The commissioners gave Hood a letter of support, earlier this year, to help get the grants and loans necessary to build the complex. Commissioner Jerry Lavy said it is a necessary project...