Village council opposes 911 consolidation plan

Holland Village Council will not support a plan of the Lucas County Commissioners to consolidate dispatching service for 911 calls.

At an October 15 meeting, council voted unanimously to nominate Maumee Mayor Rich Carr as the village’s representative to the board negotiating the consolidation.

Mayor Lee Irons said if council instead wanted to support the consolidation they should nominate Whitehouse Mayor Don Atkinson who is in favor of the merger.

In July, council approved a resolution opposing the plan because they “are not confident that the consolidation will provide the level of service to Holland residents to which the residents have become accustomed.”

They also do not expect to see any cost savings with the new system.

 

 

To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition https://www.etypeservices.com/Welch%20PublishingID444/

Welch Publishing

Perrysburg Messenger Journal
130 Louisiana Ave.
Perrysburg, OH 43551

419-874-4491

Rossford Record Journal
130 Louisiana Ave.
Perrysburg, Ohio 43551

419-874-4491

Holland-Springfield Journal
130 Louisiana Ave.
Perrysburg, OH 43551

419-874-4491

Point and Shoreland Journal
130 Louisiana Ave.
Perrysburg, OH 43551

419-874-4491