Commissioners Set Aside Money for Land Bank

ZANESVILLE, Ohio — The Muskingum Co. Commissioners are setting aside $5,772.50 for 2019 salary and benefits for executive director of the county Land Bank. “They’re tasked with taking tax-delinquent properties that haven’t sold at Sheriff sales and trying to make them become tax-producing and otherwise good properties,” says Andrew Roberts, Land Bank Executive Director. Roberts […]

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Contractors meet with County Comm. for Roseville Projects

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – Several contractor representatives presented bids this morning at the Muskingum County Commissioner’s Office for the Roseville Project. Muskingum County Projects Director, Don Madden said they are looking to extend water to Roseville, so Muskingum can be considered a bulk supplier. Madden said there are two different parts of the project to bid […]

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County Comm. proclaims September Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – A proclamation was signed this morning by the Muskingum County Commissioners making the month of September Childhood Cancer Awareness Month in Muskingum County. Local children battling cancer and their family members gathered in the Muskingum County Commissioner’s Office for what was an emotional discussion about their battle. Numerous people mentioned the community […]

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Officials discuss increasing security at the Muskingum County Courthouse

ZANESVILLE, Ohio- Changes will be happening soon to the Muskingum County Courthouse in order to increase the buildings security. The Muskingum County Board of County Commissioners spoke with Sheriff Matt Lutz, along with Judge Mark Fleegle and Judge Kelly Cottrill, about what security changes to make in the Courthouse. Lutz said, “The commissioners have had […]

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