April 27, 2017 RSS feed / Views

Poor time to invest more funds in BATA

We’ve supported every millage request from the Bay Area Transportation Authority.  Until this one.  The Authority, known by the acronym BATA, is the local face of what has traditionally been known as mass transportation.  More...

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Correction:

A story last week said that the Leelanau Peninsula Economic Foundation (LPEF) will “continue to report” to the Leelanau Peninsula Chamber of Commerce.  More...

Second-in-charge has fight with history

“No kid ever grows up wanting to be lietenent governor.”  More...

‘Butts’ affected by lists, change of season

A column by Eric Carlson

Of course, everybody’s thankful that spring has sprung and we won’t need to worry about snowplowing driveways or freezing our butts off for at least another six months — if we’re lucky.  More...

Heard around Leelanau

“They need to change without asking for more money.”  Lake Leelanau resident Briana Walters, who will still relucantly support a request from the Bay Area Transportation Authority for a higher millage rate. More...

Reader's Forum: Northport rental regs need changing

This is to notify both the Sewer Commission and the Village Council of Northport that I support revising the Zoning Ordinance in the Village of Northport to allow boarding houses and the rental of affordable housing to workers.  More...