Clare County

Clare County, Michigan

225 W Main St
Harrison, MI 48625
Phone: (989) 539-7131
Fax: (989) 539-6616

In central MI, northwest of Midland; established as Kaykakee County Apr 1, 1840 from Isabella County; name changed Mar 8, 1843. Name Origin: For the county in Ireland. Originally for the Indian chief, Kaykakee 'pigeon hawk' who had signed the Treaty of 1826

Area (sq mi):: 575.22 (land 566.80; water 8.42) Population per square mile: 55.80
Population 2005: 31,653 State rank: 48 Population change: 2000-20005 1.30%; 1990-2000 25.20% Population 2000: 31,252 (White 96.70%; Black or African American 0.30%; Hispanic or Latino 1.10%; Asian 0.30%; Other 2.00%). Foreign born: 1.10%. Median age: 40.50
Income 2000: per capita $15,922; median household $28,845; Population below poverty level: 16.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $19,084-$20,523
Unemployment (2004): 9.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.80% Median travel time to work: 28.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 42.60%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Clare County Council revealed waters were slowly beginning to recede, although those living in the River Fergus catchment area remained on flood alert.
Clare County Council is seeking tenders for the procurement of delivery of training programmes on behalf of LEO Clare for a period of 23 months from February 2016 to December 2017.
There is, however, no such arrangement in place with Clare County Fire and Rescue Service, although a spokesman said they would respond to calls for assistance from another "blue light service" if requested.
and trial attorney Leonard Miller obtained one of the largest civil jury verdicts ever in Clare County, Michigan in May.
Among the 17 grantees are: Earl Maxwell, Berrien County, $855,000; Wheat Tire Site in Clare County, $210,000; Arthur M.
Clare County Council Cathaoirleach James Breen said: "The progress made in relation to these projects will help to alleviate the fears of many who have expressed concern over what effect the damage would have on their communities and tourism infrastructure.
Tenders are invited for the works involve repair/replacement of existing sea wall defence structures, including rock armour, at four separate locations on the clare coast for clare county council.
It has emerged Bishop Willie Walsh and local priest Fr Michael McNamara visited the father of four in Arbour Hill Prison prior to his release No final deal has been reached with Clare County Council over the EUR1.
Serial Killer Gets Mandatory Sentence for Clare County Teen's Death
Mr Breen made the comments on Monday night at the end of the November meeting of Clare County Council, following a motion calling for the Department of Justice to give grant assistance to rural families who want to purchase burglar alarms.
The cafe is part of the clare county council facility operated and managed on its behalf by cliffs of moher centre ltd.