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“Wait... Chauncey Village Council is thinking about sensible zoning measures? This after the Dover Township Trustees rejected smart zoning plans that would have covered Chauncey and the entirety of the township? Go figure.”

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“The year 2020 is the year of clear vision. Let's hope that voters have clear vision when they vote.”

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“The year 2020 is the year of clear vision. Let's hope that voters have clear vision when they vote.”

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“The letter from Dec. 19, 2019, written by the single mom from Athens County who is supporting two kids with disabilities, and has to utilize the Athens County Food Pantry, is heartbreaking and alarming at the same time. The woman who wrote the letter is a public school teacher. Why aren’t p…

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“I still remember what my grandpa said before he kicked the bucket... ‘Hey, how far do you think I can kick this bucket?’"

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“Thank you, Joe Burrow! I'm a single mom in Athens County, and support all the needs of two children with disabilities and myself all on my own. The Food Bank has really helped me because going without is a reality. On my own, I live in poverty as a public school teacher with a low fixed inc…

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“I’m getting tired of all the whining about the city and county contributing to the Baileys Trail System, from people who only have a vague  notion of the potential economic benefits, and who haven’t been any closer to mountain biking than they have mountain climbing. I wish Athens had a few…

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“Well, I'm white but I'm not male or rich. I have a nice bike but I don't own a $10K ATV or a $50K truck. I invest in what makes me happy and am happy when others do the same.”

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“The argument that the Baileys trail (Mountain Bike Trail System) will not have an economic impact on Athens city is ridiculous. Tourists to the area will be looking for lodging, restaurants and shopping in the nearest major municipality. So really, Athens wouldn't mind benefiting from the l…

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“Great progress will finally be obtained when people recognize the harm of any use of alcohol, in the way that people have recognized the harm of tobacco use.

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“Agricultural Society: Read between the lines. The citizens of the city of Athens do NOT want the County Fair held in the city limits. Please sell your property and buy some cheaper land outside the city limits to hold the fair. The ‘city folks’ still are not going to like that you permit th…

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“I would really like to see more reusable bags and sustainability as a whole at the Athens Farmers Market. Maybe even some sort of compost for napkins or scraps of food from eating there.”