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Volume 4, Issue 4 " a paper for Hood Honored by IW& WA Phil Hood ( on left) is being congratulated by Robert Armstt- Ong, President of the Greentown Town Council for receiving a plaque from the Indiana Water & Wastewater Association. The award denotes Hood as 1997 Wastewater Operator of the Year for the state of 1 ndiana. Phil Hood, Green town separates water from solids by Wastewateroperator, was named means of flow and velocity. The " Wastewater Operator of the unique device by which this is Year" by the Indiana Water & done is a ninety foot long Wastewater Association at a stainless steel apparatus which, conference held in Columbus, sure enough, is shaped like a Indiana, March 19. boat. It is built in honeycombed N Q m i n at e d b y I W & W A sections. AS the wastewater technician Mike Ruby and flows through the " boat", it endorsed by the Town of becomes more and more clear. Greentown, Phil says the honor Modest as Hood m y have been is in part because of the by giving credit to the excellent facility at Greentown. equipment, it is was the sixteen Greentown is one of only three year veteran of the job whose wastewater plants in the state to name is on the plaque as have an oxidation ditch with a OPERATOR. boat clarifier. The system . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. . . . . . . . . . .. .. . .. .?!??! k? y eE **? ?? E&+ B u sine s s As socia t ion to Consider Dissolving The Greentown Area Business projects. Association, at their meeting If the Main Street Association March 19, voted to ask^ the agrees to the offer and Greentown Main Street conditions, a proposal will be Association if current GABA made to GABA members that members would be allowed to GABA bedissolved and absorbed become members of the Main into the Main Street Association. Street Assoc. and be assigned to The next meeting of the Main committees of Main Street. The Street Assoc. Board is March 27 request would also stipulate at 7: 30 p. m. The next regular that the GABA assets ( financial meeting of the Business and physical) be given to the Associationis April 16. Main Street Association. In In earlier business, GABA exchange, t h e Business members elected officers for Association will ask that current 1997. They are President, Andy projects of GABA such as Marsh; Vice president, Bill seasonal decorations, welcome Be geman; Secretary , Judy packets for new residents, Middleton, Treasurer, Ben florals for new businesses, Harris; Directors, Mary Miller, dinner meetings of business Doris Countryman, Earl Petty, representatives, 4- H Fair booth Rachel Jenkins, and Bryan be included in Main Street Mohr. the people" April 1997 Main Street Town Annexes Update Howell The Greentown Main Street p ro p e r t y Association Board of Directors, at a workshop, developed a In spite Of the Objection each of the four committees. Owners, the Greentown Town The mission statement is, 1 1 c~ OU~ nC 2 voted t0 accept the mission statement and goals for signed by neighboring property promote and enhance the voluntary annexation Of a Greentown area as a Safe, property in the 6oo Of e i e n t , at t act i v e The number of people West Main Street as sought by community". Brad Howell. The property will involved with " Main Street" President Armstrong stated continues to grow. he that the Town cannot deny a Greentown Economic VOhnkWy annexation without Development Committee. has just cause* He voted to dissolve. As of April 1, stated opinion that for a town to funds of over $ 23,000 in the EconomicDevelopment Committee must be business' will be transferred to Greentown Main Street Association, Inc. Easter Egg Hunt Each former member of GAEDC member of Greenbwn Main The Greentown Lions Annual Street Board voted to incr? e 29 at 1000 a. m. at the Howard tmhee enutimnbgFe erb orfu adriyre 2c7t. o rs at their iCs ofuonrt cyh Filadirrgerno uangdess. onTeh tihs reovuegnht ten. Please bring a basket, bucket or sack in which to collect the candy treats. Ne W Flip per s For sale- The Greentown Glass Museum, 112~. M eridian St., has received grow, the ma; in thoroughfare be invited to become a to be M ~ 29~ . Street Association. The Main I Easter Hunt will be March Glass Festival Fred McCbrlcle of Windfall won the men's division of the Gourd Hat Contest held at the Indiana Gourd Show March 22 & 23. About 2,000 people attended the show which was held at IUL Dried and crafted gourds as well as gourd seeds and literature were avidable for This was the fifth year for the Indiana show and the first for it to be located in Kokomo. For information $, on the Indiana Gourd Society, contact Dallas Lunsford, 317 Maple Ct., Kokomo, IN 46902. Phone 765- 453- 0247.
|Title||The Greentown Grapevine – 1997-04, 04:04|
|Subject, Local||Greentown, Howard County (Ind.)|
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|Local Item ID||Greentown History Center – newspaper collection|
|Usage Statement||The Greentown Area Residential Association has granted permission to the Kokomo-Howard County Public Library and the Greentown Historical Society to copy any and all issues of the Greentown Grapevine. Permission granted to view and print items from this digital collection for personal use, study, research, or classroom teaching.|
|Publisher||Greentown Area Residential Association, 1993-|
Local News depicting eastern Howard County in Indiana.
Headlines: Hood Honored by IW&WA; Main Street Update; Town Annexes Howell Property; Easter Egg Huntto be Mar. 29; New Flippers For Sale; Business Association to Consider Dissolving; Gourd Hat
|Contributors||Kokomo-Howard County Public Library; Greentown Historical Society|
|Source||Original newspaper: The Greentown Grapevine, April 1997, Volume 04, Issue 04|
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