Elections board doesn’t certify county charter petitions

The Medina County Board of Elections did not certify petitions with 6,494 signatures of registered voters supporting  the placement of a county charter on the Nov. 7th ballot.  John Welker voted for it and Pamela Miller, Sharon Ray and Jim Cray voted to keep it off the ballot.
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Participate in Local Democracy! Plan to attend the public meeting at the Board of Elections on Monday, July 10th at 3pm

6,494 County residents signed petitions to put the County Charter/Community Bill of Rights on the November ballot - four unelected board members will decide. Tell the Board to LET THE PEOPLE VOTE!
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Wasting Away: Four States’ Failure to Manage Oil and Gas Waste in the Marcellus and Utica Shale – click on picture for full article

EPA decided to exempt oil and gas development waste from the definition of  "hazardous" .
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Mysterious leak near Porterville Compressor Station, NY

Gas Leak at or near Elma Compressor Station - residents alarmed by smell of gas and told to evacuate NEXUS will not be odorizing the gas (except for the last 20 miles of the pipeline).   Residents in communities along the NEXUS pipeline route and in the blast zone and near the compressor stations will not be able to smell a gas leak.  The Ohio EPA will not be monitoring the NEXUS pipeline/compressor station.  Question:  Do the Medina County Fire Departments have appropriate air quality detect...
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