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10/20/14: The Clare City Planning Commission meets Wednesday, October 22.

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10/15/14: Clare Halloween Spook-Tacular: “Something to Howl About” Join Clare Parks & Recreation for a fun-filled family Halloween event! On Saturday, October 25 from 10 am-4 pm, join us for the Clare Halloween Spook-Tacular. Bring your little ghouls and boos for a day filled with Halloween games and activities, including; costume parade, pumpkin painting, magic show, pizza eating contest and much, much more! The event will take place along Fourth St., within the Pere Marquette District Library parking lot and within some of our downtown businesses. Let your little goblins show off their best Halloween attire during our Kid’s Costume Parade at 11:30 am (meet outside McEwan Street Subway at 11:15 am to participate). We will tour your mini monsters around the sidewalks so all of downtown can view their Halloween spirit.

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09/18/14: Registration for the 2014 Clare Pumpkin Run is now open!
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09/10/14: The schedule for Clare fall soccer games is now available!
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In accordance with federal requirements, the City of Clare's Title VI Plan can be downloaded as a PDF document.


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10/14/14: The Clare Area Pilots Association will be hosting their annual Chili Cook-Off at Clare Municipal Airport on Sunday, October 26. Learn more.


09/10/14: The north industrial park construction is scheduled to commence on Monday, September 15 with the Colonville Road construction project will be starting at the end of September. Road closures are expected to run through at least November 15th but will be open to local residents and construction contractors.


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