Category Archives: City Government

Two Mason City Council Members Reelected

By Lauryn Schroeder Mason News staff writer Two city council members were reelected Nov. 2. On Tuesday, 5,982 votes were cast. Robin C. Naeyaert was reelected with 1,415 votes (24 percent) and Neal Johnson had 1,174 votes (20 percent). They … Continue reading

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Council Members Pass Speed Limit Changes 4-2

By Megan Baughman Mason News staff writer Council members on Oct. 18 passed 10 proposed speed limit changes, which have been a topic of discussion for Mason Council members since the distribution of the Speed Limit Study by the Traffic … Continue reading

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MSU Sophomore Runs for District 10 Ingham County Commissioner

By Allie Jarrell Mason News staff writer Nineteen-year-old Republican Nick Kowalski will be running against Democrat incumbent Mark Grebner for District 10 Ingham County commissioner. A Michigan State University sophomore, Kowalski is studying political theory and constitutional democracy. He is … Continue reading

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Ingham County Commissioners Cut 2011 Budget by $6.5 Million

By Lauryn Schroeder Mason News Ingham County is cutting $6.5 million in preparation for 2011, and is looking at doing a similar cut for 2012. The motion for more adjustments was approved 15-1 at the Board of Commissioners meeting this past … Continue reading

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2 from Mason Run for Vevay Township Clerk

By Samantha Scheltema Mason News Staff Writer The one position for Vevay Township clerk, partial term, has two candidates from Mason. Both come with experience working on the township board. Candice Oesterle “Candice is not a politician. She is a … Continue reading

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City Hall Grand Opening

By Jeremy Warnemuende Mason News staff writer The Mason City Hall has been in operation for quite some time, but when the city hosted a grand opening for the building on Friday, the state-of-the art new City Hall officially became … Continue reading

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City Council Seeks to Improve Local Neighborhoods

By Jeremy Warnemuende Mason News staff writer The neighborhoods surrounding downtown Mason might soon have a new look to them. At the Mason City Council Meeting on Sept. 20, the council requested that the Ingham County Housing Commission, or ICHC, … Continue reading

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