Despite the tensions that can sometimes come up at public hearings, the sense of community was never lost at the Tyrone Township Planning Commission meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 14.

"Young man, it has nothing to do with you being Muslim," said resident Carol Roeder near the end of the meeting. "It's our concern over water."

That night the Planning Commission had its hands full with a room of 34 residents concerned with a proposed development on Germany Road near Denton Hill Road.

Cemetery Director Hasan Siddiqui tried to relieve concerns over his proposed 10-acre cemetery development.

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