Glema Mahr Foundation

Environment
12:21 pm
Wed June 19, 2013

Madisonville Hosts First Mahr Park Meeting

Glema Mahr

Madisonville citizens are weighing in on the planned development at the city’s Mahr Park through a series of public meetings.

Dozens of residents proposed several ideas this week for the 265-acre property on Peewee Lake.

Ideas ranged from kayak access on the lake to paved roads and cooperative extension offices.

The property was part of the Glema Mahr estate, and came with a $2 million donation to the city for the construction of public land.

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Government
1:04 pm
Wed May 15, 2013

Madisonville Library Board Violates State Meetings Standard

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The Hopkins County-Madisonville Library Board acknowledges that a recent policy decision violated the state Open Meetings law. The board recently voted at a special meeting to rescind their major-gifts policy which had required the transfer of donations in excess of $5,000 to the Library Foundation.

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