Kent transport

Kent County voters embrace senior mileage renewal

GRAND RAPIDS, MI — Voters overwhelmingly passed a Kent County Senior Millage renewal proposal on Tuesday, August 2. Unofficial primary election results from the Kent County Clerk’s Office showed 95,064 voted yes and 39,400 voted no on the ballot proposal. The Kent County Elderly Services mileage request was to maintain the current mileage rate of […]

Kent transport

County Council offers free trees to plant in Kent – ​​The Isle Of Thanet News

KCC wants to plant thousands of trees Kent County Council (KCC) is inviting applications for free trees to meet its target of 1.5 million more trees to be planted in the county. The council has launched a series of pilot projects under the Trees Outside Woodland program which is developing new, sustainable ways to increase […]

Kent transport

Bakerloo line could be extended to Kent

Traveling in South East London is supposed to be quite a hassle. North Londoners are sure that beyond Borough Market lies an arid wasteland dotted with Morley’s until you come to the UNESCO World Heritage Site of the scenic Greenwich River, where you can retreat your gas mask. South Londoners swear it’s not so bad. […]

Kent transport

State Attorney General Opposes PES Rate Increase Request

State Attorney General Bob Ferguson’s Public Counsel Unit is challenging proposed rate increases by Puget Sound Energy (PSE) beginning in January 2023. “Families in Washington are struggling right now,” Ferguson said in an August 1 press release. “They don’t need higher utility bills than absolutely necessary.” The public council unit filed testimony against the hike […]

Kent architecture

A remarkable Gothic-style Victorian mansion in Kent with expertly designed interiors

Lewins is a spectacular mansion in the village of Crockham Hill, with stylish interiors that are modern, yet very much in keeping with the property’s origins. Penny Churchill takes a look. The renovation of Grade II listed Lewins in Crockham Hill, 10km from Sevenoaks, Kent, was a labor of love for interior designer Ashton Taylor […]