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Mike's Auto Salvage on Highway 71 North was given a conditional use permit Wednesday night by Helga Township's zoning board, allowing it to crush cars and sell auto salvage and parts. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)

Auto salvage yard gets conditional use permit

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A long-running legal saga between Helga Township and an auto salvage business in northern Hubbard County may be heading for resolution after the town's zoning board granted Mike's Auto Salvage & Auto Body Repair a conditional use permit Wednesday night to conduct and expand the business.


One year ago the township's Board of Adjustment had revoked a similar CUP granted in 2007 for the salvage yard on Highway 71 North, citing numerous environmental violations.

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