Two controversial developments approved by Board o...
by Ricky Leroux
04:00 AM, Wednesday, October 22
MARIETTA — The Board of Commissioners unanimously signed off on two housing developments Tuesday, ignoring an outpour of opposition from nearby residents who said the projects will further burden schools and roads. A 175-home development off Paul ...

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