Pete Gerken

Type: Person
Name: Pete Gerken
First reported Oct 12 2014 - Updated Oct 12 2014 - 1 reports

Collins determined to cut jail costs

Published: Sunday, 10/12/2014LEGAL ACTION THREATENEDCommissioner: Move would cut county revenue as much as $9MBY IGNAZIO MESSINABLADE STAFF WRITERThe Lucas County Commissioners made a mild legal threat against Toledo’s plan to slash what it pays to the ... [Published Toledoblade.com - Oct 12 2014]
First reported Oct 06 2014 - Updated Oct 07 2014 - 1 reports

Mayor Collins to meet Fiat's Marchionne

Later this week, Toledo mayor D. Michael Collins (I) will meet with Sergio Marchionne, the CEO of Fiat-Chrysler.Sunday, the mayor, Ohio governor John Kasich (R) and Marchionne talked on the phone.That conversation will result in a face-to-face meeting ... [Published ABC 13 Toledo - Oct 06 2014]
First reported Oct 07 2014 - Updated Oct 07 2014 - 1 reports

City stumbles on landfill gas power plan

Oct 6 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Ignazio Messina The Blade, Toledo, OhioPete Gerken was a rookie politician, a fresh face on Toledo City Council, when an energetic, professorial-type engineer from the south side bent his ear about landfill gas, ... [Published Energy Central - Oct 07 2014]
First reported Oct 05 2014 - Updated Oct 05 2014 - 1 reports

City stumbles on power plan

Pete Gerken was a rookie politician, a fresh face on Toledo City Council, when an energetic, professorial-type engineer from the south side bent his ear about landfill gas, the sewer plant, making electricity, and most importantly, saving taxpayer mo ... [Published Toledoblade.com - Oct 05 2014]
First reported Oct 04 2014 - Updated Oct 04 2014 - 1 reports

Jeep Wrangler Trails in Aluminum

Jeep Wrangler enthusiasts should prepare to blaze rugged trails styled in aluminum. Sergio Marchionne, CEO of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA), announced the company’s plan to swap the iconic sports utility vehicle’s steel body for an aluminum unibody. ... [Published The Guardian Express - Oct 04 2014]
First reported Oct 03 2014 - Updated Oct 03 2014 - 1 reports

Leaders prepare for push to retain icon [The Blade, Toledo, Ohio :: ]

Oct. 03--It's going to be "Keep Jeep" all over again.That's the word from some political leaders in response to worrisome news about the future of Wrangler production in Toledo.Others said they need to know more about what Chrysler needs to be able to ... [Published BusinessWeek - Oct 03 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

Mayor Collins orders cost benefit analysis of trash collection deal

TOLEDO -- Toledo mayor D. Michael Collins has ordered a review of the contract that Lucas County has with Republic Services, the Erie, Michigan company that collects city trash. Collins says he has a duty as mayor to make sure that taxpayers are getting ... [Published WNWO NBC 24 - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 28 2014 - Updated Sep 28 2014 - 1 reports

A mother’s message

Published: Sunday, 9/28/2014FEATURED EDITORIALThe young people dying from addiction in Ohio communities are neighbors, friends, and relativesCheryl Lykowski, left, gave $650 in donations made in the name of her late son, Christopher Joseph Pio, who died ... [Published Toledoblade.com - Sep 28 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

Officials remember events of Sept. 11, 2001

Editor’s Note: These remembrances, which have been edited lightly for clarity, were originally published on Sept. 11, 2011, the 10th anniversary of 9/11.On Sept. 11, 2001, State Sen. Edna Brown, then a Toledo City Councilwoman, was going to celebrate ... [Published Toledo Free Press - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

County commissioners taking steps to address algal blooms

Lucas county leaders are taking action against algal blooms in Lake Erie."We have saved the lake once, we can do it again," Commissioner Carol Contrada told 13abc.Commissioners adopted three resolutions during a special meeting Thursday afternoon.Commissioner ... [Published ABC 13 Toledo - Aug 08 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Lucas County to unify economic development efforts

Lucas County will change the way it attracts jobs to the area.Tuesday, commissioners will combine economic development and workforce training and run both operations out of a new county department called Planning and Development.Job growth in Lucas County ... [Published ABC 13 Toledo - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 1 reports

Toledo considering buying--not renting--Government Center

Toledo has operated city government out of One Government Center on Jefferson Street since 1983.The rent’s been very affordable at $7 a square foot but the state has let the maintenance go and wants to increase the rent.The building is 22-floors tall ... [Published ABC 13 Toledo - Jul 14 2014]

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"Jim didn't have a national firm behind him, Jim was a one-man shop," Mr. Gerken said. "they were worried about if he dies, gets hit by a bus, where is the repository of knowledge? i will concede that that was an evaluation factor."

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Collins determined to cut jail costs [Published Toledoblade.com - Oct 12 2014]
City stumbles on landfill gas power plan [Published Energy Central - Oct 07 2014]
Mayor Collins to meet Fiat's Marchionne [Published ABC 13 Toledo - Oct 06 2014]
City stumbles on power plan [Published Toledoblade.com - Oct 05 2014]
Jeep Wrangler Trails in Aluminum [Published The Guardian Express - Oct 04 2014]
Leaders prepare for push to retain icon [The Bl... [Published BusinessWeek - Oct 03 2014]
Mayor Collins orders cost benefit analysis of t... [Published WNWO NBC 24 - Sep 30 2014]
A mother’s message [Published Toledoblade.com - Sep 28 2014]
Officials remember events of Sept. 11, 2001 [Published Toledo Free Press - Sep 12 2014]
County commissioners taking steps to address al... [Published ABC 13 Toledo - Aug 08 2014]
Lucas County to unify economic development efforts [Published ABC 13 Toledo - Jul 28 2014]
Toledo considering buying--not renting--Governm... [Published ABC 13 Toledo - Jul 14 2014]
Storm cost NW OH $5 Billion says commissioner [Published ABC 13 Toledo - Jan 08 2014]
Roads "dangerous, unsafe" says sheriff [Published ABC 13 Toledo - Jan 07 2014]
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