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Environmental Services Officer Eric Buitenwerf, at left, and Board of Adjustment member Ken Grob listen to a variance proposal. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)

Board of Adjustment meanders; like herding cats

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Call it a Monday morning meltdown - or a meeting requiring a tub full of Tums.

Hubbard County Environmental Services Officer Eric Buitenwerf had a difficult time keeping the Board of Adjustment under control at its monthly meeting.


The usually reticent Buitenwerf made facial contortions and shook his head no numerous times during a meeting in which members tackled everything but what was on the agenda.

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Sarah Smith
Sarah Smith is the outdoors editor. She covers courts, business and breaking news in addition to outdoors events.
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