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Sylvan Township OKs CUP for Verizon cellphone tower


Sylvan Township in Cass County voted 2-1 last week to grant Verizon a conditional use permit (CUP) to construct a cellphone tower near the Gull River.

Voting yes were John Wulff and Yvette Adelman-Dullinger. Chairman Greg Booth voted no.

Additional approvals Verizon must obtain include an access road permit and a final picture of the monopine or camouflage design of the tower.

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Mike O'Rourke
Mike O'Rourke began his career at the Brainerd Dispatch in 1978 as a general assignment reporter. He was named city editor in 1981 and associate editor in 1999. He covers politics and writes features and editorials.
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