|State Boundary Commission Chairman Dennis Schornack, left, talks about consolidation on Wednesday in Okemos.|
The State Boundary Commission approved consolidating Saugatuck and Douglas cities — not Saugatuck Township.
The Saugatuck Township Zoning Board of Appeals held the first public hearing on plans for development of 310 acres of duneland north of the Kalamazoo River.
• The city of Fennville is starting its own police department — albeit a one-person operation.
• As the elections approach, don’t forget to check out the Allegan County races.
• Saugatuck city is now overseeing a $450,000 endowment for the Saugatuck Harbor Natural Area. http://www.hollandsentinel.com/news/x233634073/Saugatuck-City-now-responsible-for-450-000-natural-area-fund