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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Tourist company Shannon Heritage has lodged a planning application for the project with Clare County Council.
Councilor Mary Howard brought up the goat issue during an April meeting of Clare County Council's Ennis Municipal District.
Cllr Pat Daly, outgoing Mayor of Ennis, and Gerard Dollard, interim chief executive of Clare County Council, attended the funeral in Louisville, Kentucky.
Among the 17 grantees are: Earl Maxwell, Berrien County, $855,000; Wheat Tire Site in Clare County, $210,000; Arthur M.
Referring to the footage the local authority stated in a Facebook post: "Clare County Council strongly advises the public NOT to engage in such activities.
Details of the DPP's plan to press charges over financial irregularities at the car park have not been given but this week's meeting of Clare County Council was told it will happen in the near future.
Plans for the rock barrier to protect parts of the Trump Doonbeg golf links resort in West Clare got the thumbs up from Clare County Council.
Clare County Council has ruled out holding auditions for the 17 musicians that have applied to busk at the new E31.5million Cliffs of Moher visitor experience.