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Property Rate Vote for EMS and Fire on the Ballot in May

New Carlisle’s City Council members voted Wednesday on a proposed property tax increase to support the city’s fire and EMS department. The council is looking for a $3M, five-year levy to be placed on the May 8 ballot. Council members unanimously voted recently to place the property tax levy on the ballot this spring. This levy comes on the heels …


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New Carlisle SR 571 Reopens After Silo Collapse

February 5, 2018 New Carlisle fire officials said they expect Ohio 571 to reopen by 6 p.m. following the grain silo collapse last month. The Clark County transportation administrator on Jan 30 had extended the closure of Ohio 571, so crews would have more time to clean up the scene, according to the Ohio Department of Transportation. The reopening had …


What is a Healthy Home?

A healthy home meets “Seven Principles”, according to the National Center for Healthy Housing: Keep It Dry – Homes with moisture and leaks can become moldy, attract unwanted pests, affect respiratory health, degrade lead-based paint and weaken structures Keep It Clean – Common contaminants in house dust include lead-based paint dust, pesticide residue, chemicals like flame retardants, dust mites and …