Kent County Road Commission

Residents crowd township meeting, demand response

March 25, 2010 // 0 Comments

by BETH ALTENA Called “pure intimidation tactics” by Plainfield Township Manager Robert Homan, 140 residents, most angry, crowded Township’s meeting room Monday, March 15, and accused the board of a variety of violations. Angry residents are among those filling the room during Plainfield Township’s March 15 board meeting. The meeting began at 7:30 p.m. with a [...]

Belmont plan puts residents in ‘road rage’

March 4, 2010 // 0 Comments

Tim Rau tells the Plainfield Township Board of trustees of his opposition to widening Belmont Road to three lanes. The Kent County Road Commission finalized the project plans earlier this year.   A small but vocal group of residents are disputing whether a decision to upgrade parts of Belmont Road was properly handled. They hope to stop the Kent County Road Commission [...]

Spring cleaning not just for the home

May 28, 2009 // 0 Comments

“STANDING TALL”— Pictured is Gerry Pike, soon to be 99 years old, standing next to a pile of Kent County Adopt-A-Road pick-up bags containing trash collected by friends along Gerry’s adopted stretch of road. Thanks, Gerry!   By CLIFF AND NANCY HILL Do you have a stretch of county road that leads to the front door of your home, business, or community?  Is it [...]
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