It took the Spring Lake Village Planning Commission less than an hour to approve the site plan and special use permit required to send Kim Van Kampen's Epicurean Village development plan to the next level.
Lifetime resident Stan Balkema won the top prize of $1,000.
If you're looking for the chance to win some extra spending money and get to know Spring Lake Village businesses at the same time, check out the Village Adventure, which runs from 4-7 p.m. Friday in downtown Spring Lake.
UPDATE: Water back on as of 3:25 p.m. Thursday.
John Stuparits has served in his current position for the last two years after heading up the local wastewater treatment plant.
The two municipalities are in the process of finalizing an agreement to share administrative assistant Mary Paparella, who has worked full-time in that capacity for the village for 14 years.
SPRING LAKE — A dilapidated house at 104 E. Savidge St. was demolished in recent days to make way for a new Spring Lake Family Dentistry building.
SPRING LAKE — Earlier this week, the village received two checks from Consumers Energy as part of its tree grant program.
SPRING LAKE — Kim VanKampen's redevelopment plans for downtown Spring Lake appear to be creating a symbiotic energy with other local development interests.
The number of business participants may have been down, but the holiday spirit was bright during the 12th annual Holiday Decorating Contest in the Village of Spring Lake.
SPRING LAKE — A communication breakdown led to snow-covered roads in the Village of Spring Lake on Saturday morning.
The charter revision question on Tuesday’s ballot was voted down, 238-153.
In a new report, an arborist notes that the more than 100-year-old tree is showing signs of stress and thinning. The report recommends removal given the high-traffic area and potential for injuries and damaged property.
Here’s what you can expect to find on the ballot in the Tri-Cities:
Hanks said her reason for wanting to recall Hatton on the latest petition is simply because Hatton is promoting the disincorporation of the Village of Spring Lake.