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Port Angeles Evening News (Newspaper) - January 14, 1972, Port Angeles, Washington By Gar Conkling a revised subdivision or regarded As the starting Point for effective land use was adopted by Callam county commissioners passage of the ordinance climaxes More than two years of Effort by commissioners John Kirner and Harry Lydiard to strengthen subdivision regu lations and bring Callam county into compliance with the 1969 state platting county planner Kenneth who authored the revised version of the ordinance which regulates land divided into five or More called it a Good starting Point toward effective land use Sweeney added that the effectiveness of the revised ordinance is linked to revision of the county Overly general and outdated comprehensive Many of the requirements in the subdivision ordinance Are tied to the comprehensive he this ordinance anticipates the comprehensive plan will make the decisions about where sub divisions should go in the unless there is a follow through in which those decisions Are the effectiveness of land use control in Callam county will be effectiveness of the ordinance results from stating definitely what is required of Sweeney changes made by commissioners before the ordinance was passed thursday were aimed at accomplishing just he some of those changes were Grant county officials authority to require developers to dedicate for Public use land within a proposed subdivision As a condition for platting the ordinance Only called for res inter Union squabble Washington a the labor department Friday con firmed that Secretary James Hodgson asked West coast teamsters to refrain from pick eting in an inter Union squabble that has snarled Dock Elvation of such this has the advantage of reserving land right now when Callam county commissioner Harry Lydiard was appointed commissioner chairman thursday replacing John it was the first time Lydiard has been appointed terms of office for both Lydiard and Kirner expire this the subdivision is Sweeney it will allow for creation of play even possible school consider each lot in an approved subdivision a minimum building site but allowing developers to enlarge those Sites by combining lots or fractions of provide Protection against contamination of Well water and bodies of water adjacent to subdivisions resulting from septic tank make the possible Over loading of a school a cause for denying platting approval to a require fire hydrants installed every 660 feet in Urban and suburban Sweeney said commissioners also included a provision requiring the county sub division administrator to certify on each final plat that the conditions of its approval were met by the the ordinance will assist both the county in controlling land use and the Sweeney because it reduces to writing unwritten requirements already in requirements in this ordinance Arent As Tough As similar ordinances in metro Politan he but Are More restrictive than Many other the largest question arising out of passage of the revised subdivision ordinance is the conflict Between its definition of a suburban subdivision and the definition included in the county proposed interim zoning the subdivision ordinance defines a suburban subdivision As a development with half acre minimum lot the interim zoning proposes subdivisions in suburban residential zones with Square feet minimum lot which definition ultimately is accepted will dictate How densely populated future suburban such As will Sweeney said he hoped the conflict would be resolved when commissioners take action 24 on the proposal to interim zone the unincorporated area around port in a related com missioners again reviewed a proposed ordinance to regular camper vehicle but delayed action until they met with developers who oppose the the ordinance is the fourth sister ordinance to regulate unconventional types of subdivision under the general mandates of the county Basic subdivision stage set to declare War end by latest Viet troop pullout Washington a pres ident Nixon latest Vietnam troop withdrawal order sets the stage for what could be an april announcement to pull Back another to declare the War Over and place remaining gis in an advisory Nixon announced thursday that More troops will be withdrawn by May leaving the United states with the residual Force of to men indicated by the president two weeks thursdays covering March and april will reduce the commitment in Viet Nam to men on May and the president said he will make another pullout announce before that this is Likely to come in mid leaving men to withdraw before reaching this Summers planned residual Force that level is expected to be maintained until prisoners Are freed by the North vietnamese and the Viet this would be in keeping with the troop withdrawal plan drawn up by the administration in Early although administration officials dropped hints from time to time that the president was reviewing the plan and might delay further withdrawal decisions As a Means of keeping the enemy there has been Little deviation from the original under the phaseout the residual Force would revert to an advisory role to assist the South As was done before the big buildup be Gan in to enhance the idea that the ground War is Over for the the military assistance Vietnam would be downgraded to an assistance this would give the president an Opportunity to bring Home Creighton commander in Vietnam for the past five perhaps move Abrams in As army chief of staff when William Westmoreland completes his fou year tour in fears that the remaining troops would be bereft of virtually any ground fighting Power were downplayed thurs Day by Secretary of defense Melvin although Laird indicated he expects the North vietnamese to launch several spectaculars in the coming the Secretary expressed Confidence in the South vietnamese army ability to defend added insurance also is provided by the american air most of which is based in neighbouring Thailand and aboard Navy carriers in the Gulf of but even with the United states out of the air and ground combat in South air Force and Navy planes will continue to Pound North vietnamese Supply lines Over Laos and to assist Friendly forces in Laos and Nixon said in a televised interview his goal is to end the american involvement in Vietnam before the novem Ber because it is an but because these Are the ways our plans Are working he emphasized that As Long As the enemy holds a single american the United states will maintain a residual Force in order to retain a bargaining position for their Dort Angeles evening nexus announces further president Nixon tells newsmen at the White House that an additional troops will be withdrawn from Vietnam in the next three months leaving by May with him is defense Secretary Melvin a two years in the making county subdivision ordinance adopted january 1972 231st Issue of 56th year 10 pages 10 cents world Roundup israeli troops Cross Tel Aviv a israeli troops crossed into Southern Lebanon again Early today and blew up two More houses they said were bases for Arab lebanese military spokesmen in Beirut said a woman was it was the second reprisal raid into Lebanon in four an israeli spokesman said it was in retaliation for the repeated firing of Katusha rockets from lebanese territory directed at israeli civilian ordered to leave Moscow a James who met Here with a jewish was ordered today to leave the soviet a embassy spokesman said the new York Democrat was accused of improper behaviour and of urging soviet citizens to ant corruption drive Saigon a president Nguyen Van Thieu has fired a general and two province chiefs one his own Cousin in what could be the Start of an ant corruption reliable vietnamese official sources said the Nguyen Van commanded the 2nd division and was charged with raping a teenage girl several months ago in the Quang Ngai on the Central the officials breeder atomic Plant Washington a plans to construct a breeder atomic Power Plant As a major step toward sharing maintenance of the nations atomic Power fuels for tens of thousands of years was announced the atomic Energy commission said the Plant will be built in Tennessee and operated by the Commonwealth Edison of Chicago and the Tennessee Valley not legitimate contender Washington a democratic National chairman Lawrence Obrien has attacked Alabama George wallaces entry into his party Florida presidential contending a vote for George Wallace is a vote for Richard Obrien said in a statement no including George seriously believes Wallace to be legitimately contending for the democratic presidential Clear cutting proposal off Washington a Nix on administration officials will not recommend the president implement a proposal that would have tightened restrictions on the Clear cutting of Timber on Federal the decision was announced further pollution is not Likely from broken ship a Salvage experts May not be Able to recover Gallons of fuel from the gutted troop transport Meigs for but there is Little fear of further pollution naval and civilian Salvage experts said the dashed by wind and wave against the Washington coast near May become a More or less permanent fixture of the the ship split in half after it broke from its Tow its Stern Section was impaled on three jagged experts said it would be impossible to Tow the halved ship out to deep and breaking it up for movement might be too the being used As bal May have to wait until better weather in april or experts about 500 Gallons of the Oil leaked into the water when the Meigs went but officials said the remainder prob ably will stay put until divers can be put aboard to pump it the environmental Protection Agency said some biological damage seen in the tidal pools in two Small inlets near the wreckage could not be attributed to the spilled its investigation would the Agency work Crews began cleaning up the Beach stuffing gobs of coagulated Oil into Plas tic bags for pickup by Helicon the Meigs continued to be pummelled by High winds and huge Waves amid lessening fear that it would break Loose thursday by Interior Secretary Rogers agriculture Secretary Earl Butz and chair Man Russell train of the environmental Quality who had been studying the Oregon Tom Mccall had with administration and lumber Industry officials ear Lier he expressed concern about the proposed fed eral Mccall said he told depart ment of Interior officials that prohibition of Clear cutting in Oregon Douglas fir Forest would have the effect of Chang ing Oregon official tree to besides the effect on the Economy and jobs would be severe from one end of the nation to the weather by the associated press Western Washington extended Outlook sunday through tuesday is for periods of rain sunday and tempera Tures near Normal with highs in the 40s and lows in the Hopes to lure disenchanted demos Jackson just wants War nurses getting set for professional nurse week opening sunday a few Christmas lights still being lighted at night in Young woman in see through Blouse and transparent Bra skiers ready for another weekend on Hurricane a Henry scoop Jack son of Washington said thurs Day he offers his party Best Hope of luring disenchanted democrats Back into the fold and of defeating president Nix on in Jackson said he will stress the nations need for Law and order and More jobs in his quest for the democratic presidential asked about the Indochina Jackson said we All want i want to get All of our troops out of Vietnam i want to see an end to the just a with Jackson is expected to com Pete for Wisconsin National convention delegates in a crowded democratic Field that could include George Mcgovern of South Dakota and Hubert Humphrey of min former Eugene Mccarthy of new York mayor John and Alabama George Jackson said wallaces entry into the primaries would Hurt All of the democrats because he has a certain ability to draw certain traditional votes away from the democratic Par Jackson said he Doest con Sider Lindsay a major Candi Jackson started the second Day of a three Day Campaign swing through Wisconsin with a Courtesy Call on Patrick after conferring privately with who has declared he will remain Neutral in the states april 4 Jack son held a news talked with students in a Church Sanctuary near the University of Wisconsin and visited a farm near Madi Jackson criticized Nixon for taking years to find out the kind of inflation weve had before taking Steps to try to Viets stepping up the Aerial War Saigon a North Viet Nam stepped up its Challenge to air superiority in Indochina today by moving to bile surface air missile launchers to within a few Miles of the demilitarized threatening american planes flying across South two new Aerial engagements were reported near South Viet pay Board gets idea on wage exemption Washington a the Cost of living Council has pro posed that persons making less than an hour be exempted from wage pay Board sources the sources say the Board has asked the Council for More the Council sought the pay boards comments on the idea even though Board approval is not the proposal surfaced As the wage panel voted 14 to 0 to approve procedures under which All pay raises lost during the wage freeze will be paid Retro actively unless specifically stopped by the under these procedures the Board will approve automatic payment of Many raises up to 7 per but will take a look at several raises above that amount and All raises in pay units of More than per no matter How Small the name in an f105 fighter escorting Navy bombers fired a Shrike missile at a mis Sile launching site this morning within three Miles of the coast just above the the command said it was believed that the Sam site was de it was the closest air action to South Vietnam Borders in nearly a year and the sixth so called protective reaction strike inside North Vietnam this military sources said the North vietnamese apparently Are trying to harass american planes As they Cross the North Ern part of South Vietnam to attack the Supply trails in in the second incident an air Force ov10 observation plane directing air strikes against the to Chi Minn Trail in Southern Laos was the target of an ene my missile while Over to area of 25 Miles West of the vietnamese the Pilot evaded the the missile was fired through an the command and the pilots were unable to pinpoint the launching site for a retaliatory in the ground North vietnamese and Viet Cong forces kept up their intensified attacks on South vietnamese outposts for the fourth the South vietnamese com Mand reported 24 More enemy attacks for a fou Day total of the highest in More than three most of the action was in the Centra High on the Central coastal Plain and in the Mekong the South vietnamese suffered their worst setback in Kien Hoa province in the where nine government militia men were killed and 19 spectacular enemy attacks Are predicted water covers spit the Dungeness spit Light House was on an Island this morning when water completely covered a Small Section of the spit at High the coast guard the break appeared to be about Halfway out just beyond where Clines spit joins the elongated neck of land arching out into the extent of the possible breach will not be determined until the tide goes the coast guard some area residents commented this is the first time they have seen water completely covering a Section of the spit in a number of Saigon a Secretary of the army Robert Froehlke predicted today that nist forces will stage some spectacular attacks in Indochina for political purposes because they Are unable to achieve military he said the North Vietnam Ese and Viet Cong leaders Arent unmindful that we Are in an election year in the United Froehlke also mentioned president Nixon trip to communist China during the last week in some analysts believe that Hanoi May launch an offensive to Dis courage which has backed North Vietnam with military and financial from making any deals with Nixon on the future of winding up a five Day visit to Froehlke told a news conference i presume there will As Secretary Laird describes some spectaculars for i political purposes i dont think they can achieve military Success and therefore i have to assume there doing it for political based on what i i am confident that from a military standpoint the the vast majority of these spectaculars will prove to be Hunsuc also being i As sume that in the the months that on occasion the South vietnamese will lose an occasional but in completely confident there going to win most of them and there going to win the end Correct the Only the Washington senator is to get to phase 3 and phase out the Nixon some politicians say that Law and order Are code words for racism and he i say that non the chief targets of crime Are Black people with incomes under and people under 30 years of need for Law and order Henry Jackson stressed the need for Law and order in the nation in Wisconsin yesterday As he seeks the democratic presidential a

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