Warren Planning Commission Accepts IONA Mosque Proposal
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PRESS RELEASE:  April  11, 2006

Warren Planning Commission accepts IONA Mosque proposal

Following an intense two and a half-hour debate, the Planning Commission voted 5 - 3 to approve the revised proposal of the Islamic Organization of North America (IONA) to open a Mosque and Educational Center at 28630 Ryan Road in the city of Warren, Michigan.

The Commission meeting was attended by nearly 150 people, equally divided between those who favored the proposal, and those who did not.
IONA demonstrated in the revised proposal that their project met all the City of Warren ordinance requirements, including those considered for a 'special land use' request. This did little to still the dissent, both among some residents and commissioners alike.

Major issues remained,

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