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February 21, 2013

Tipton BZA alternate resigns

Commissioners seeking yet another replacement.

(Continued)

Tipton —

Mike Cline, president of the Board of Commissioners, said the intent is to have a replacement named on Monday. He said since he recused himself from voting to appoint two alternates Feb. 11, Commissioners Phil Heron and Joe VanBibber are working on finding a replacement.

Heron said he learned after the BZA meeting Law stepped down.

“I would like to be able to name a replacement on Monday,” he said. “It won’t be easy.”

Regular BZA members Bill Peters, Mark Noble and Jack Hughes all indicated they would not be able to hear the request for the conditional use permit because of conflicts of interest.

The Plan Commission named Carroll Cohee as an alternate and the commissioners named Law and Neal Planalp as alternates.

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