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Jan 7th Public Hearing on another Best Drug Rehab Special Use Permit

Discussion in 'Narconon, Drug Free World, and Other Anti-drug Fro' started by AnonyMary, Jan 6, 2016.

  1. AnonyMary

    AnonyMary Formerly Fooled - Finally Free

    We should be hearing soon from Michigan's Miss Fortune, reporting from her Glistening, Quivering Underbelly Blog in detail over on Reaching For The Tipping Point forum about this matter, but I just want to alert the public...

    This is about an another unbranded Narconon facility being proposed by OT scientologist Per Wickstrom called Best Drug Rehabilitation . Please share

    Here we go again...Per Wickstrom trying to bully another Planning Commission: NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING The City of Manistee Planning Commission will hold a Public Hearing in the Council to consider a request from: NAME: Best Drug Rehabilitation - for a Special Use Permit for Mixed Use. DATE/TIME OF HEARING: Thursday, January 7, 2016 at 7 pm Chambers, City Hall, 70 Maple Street, Manistee, Michigan

    Interested parties are welcome to attend the hearing, or written comments with signature can be submitted to: Denise Blakeslee, Planning & Zoning Administrator, City of Manistee, 70 Maple Street, Manistee, MI 49660, (231) 398-2805

  2. Type4_PTS

    Type4_PTS Diamond Invictus SP

  3. DeeAnna

    DeeAnna Patron Meritorious

    According to the paperwork filed, Best Drug Rehab already has another facility in this same town.
  4. AnonyMary

    AnonyMary Formerly Fooled - Finally Free

    Yes, they do, DeeAnna. And Miss Fortune has written a very informative article about this application and the fact that they are claiming that the building will be used for intensive outpatient services and also be used for AA and NA meetings:


    In this, Miss Fortune interviews AA and NA reps on their criteria for meeting locations. No way will these groups hold meetings at a place like Best Drug Rehab.

    As well, the new property will most likely be used for an overflow of clients from their other facility which is only 3 blocks away and renting houses in the area for sleeping quarters.

    If approved, this could wind up putting patients at risk as happened at Narconon of Georgia lying that they are residential but only licensed as outpatient. Ref:
    Desmond v. Narconon of Georgia, Narconon International, et al.

    Looking forward to seeing and posting her updated report on what happened at the hearing.