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Valley Gem owner sets sights on Marietta docks

Businessman offers biggest bid on 10-year lease

February 28, 2013

MARIETTA — The days may be numbered for the Muskingum River Boat Docks whose owners have apparently been outbid for a lease on the city-owned dock space by the owner of the neighboring Valley Gem......

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Feb-28-13 1:30 PM

Marietta Councilman Mike McCauley, D-2nd Ward, says "At the end of the day it's just the dollars”. This is NOT true because The VG has never paid a dime to the city for over 40 years for the city owned space that it has used. It is only because the VG wanted the Wordford’s space that council put it out to bid. So, the Woodford’s who paid the city for the use of the property get kicked out along with all the boaters who depend on the Woodford’s dock space. This is just a land grab by the VG and some members of city council.

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