Herald Palladium WATCH/Berrien County Court WATCH
[One woman propaganda machine: Wendy-Dant Chesser - Herald Palladium board,Cornerstone Alliance President, Harbor Shores Trustee, Alliance for World-Class Communities officer, self-appointed Benton Harbor commissioner. (H-P sold in 2000 to Paxton Media Group, Paducah, Ky; Whirlpool VP Jeff Noel from Ky.)]
3/18/09 IN BRIEF (commentary added in caps)
Watson chosen as assistant city manager
BENTON HARBOR - Public Works Dir. Darwin Watson has been named ass't city mngr by BH City Mngr Richard Marsh. Watson's appointment was approved by the City Commission. [APPOINTED BY WHIRLPOOL AND CORNERSTONE ALLIANCE - ANOTHER YES MAN]
Marsh said the City Charter allows for the manager to name an ass't who will perform the duties of the mngr in case of sickness, absence, disability, suspension, removal or resignation of the manager. [MAYBE WE CAN TERMINATE MARSH AND PUT HIM OUT OF HIS WHIRLPOOL-INDUCED MISERY] ...for an indefinite term...can be ended any time by Marsh. ...no pay increase.
Marsh said Waston has stepped in while Marsh was out of town, and he wanted to make it official. [TWO PATHETIC CASES OF WHIRLPOOL-CONTROLLED EMPLOYEES]
MDOT to host I-94 open house
BENTON HARBOR - The Mich. Dept. of Transportation will host an open house 3-6 p.m. 3/26, at Michigan Works to discuss the upcoming reconstruction of the I-94 Bus. Loop (Main St.) in BH. Main St. will be rebuilt from River St. to Michigan 139 (Fair Ave.), in 2 construction seasons. The $11.2 million project will include 1.78 miles of new asphalt, construction of 2 roundabouts, bicycle lanes, on-street parking, curb and gutter replacement, drainage, storm sewer and water main upgrades, new traffic signals, sidewalks and ramps. [ANOTHER 11 MILLLION STOLEN FROM BH TO FACILITATE HARBOR SHORES RESORT FOR THE WEALTHY]
Lange named BHPD acting deputy chief
BENTON HARBOR - Roger Lange, a Berrien County Sheriff's Dept. detective lieutenant, will serve as acting dep. chief to BH Police Chief Al Mingo until the position is filled permanently.
[ANOTHER STEP IN THE HISTORY OF WHIRLPOOL'S HOSTILE TAKEOVER OF THE BHPD - SINCE LANGE WILL LIKELY BE THE NEXT CHIEF. WHIRLPOOL CONTROLS BH AND THE COUNTY]
Former dep. chief Randel Pompey is leaving BH to become chief of the Coloma Township Police Dept. [GOOD RIDDANCE TO A DISHONEST WHIRLPOOL SHILL]
Mingo said Lange, a former BH police officer, is well-known and well-liked in BH. [WELL LIKED BY WHO? THE OTHER CORRUPT OFFICERS? HE WAS KNOWN AS A DRUG-PLANTER IN BH CARS AND ON PEOPLE] He called Lange "an expert" in dealing with gang violence. ["GANG VIOLENCE" IN BH IS LARGELY COMMITTED BY COPS, THE SHERIFF, AND DEPUTIES, AND REINFORCED AND SUPPORTED BY THE COURTHOUSE]