2018-05-17 / Public Notices

Public Notices For Leelanau County

Michigan law requires local governments to inform their citizenry through public notices published in newspapers of record for their communities. These notices provide residents with an easy path for following the work of their elected officials. Public notices for Leelanau County can also be accessed online at Leelanaunews.com.

Notices that can be found in Section Three of this week’s Leelanau Enterprise include:

 Leelanau Township board synopsis for the May 8 meeting.

 Cleveland Township board synopsis for the May 8 meeting.

 The Suttons Bay village council is holding a public information session about infrastructure and safety upgrades planned for the Suttons Bay Marina on May 21 at 5:00 p.m.

 Bingham Township planning commission will conduct a public hearing on June 7 at 6:30 p.m. to discuss the request by the Grand Traverse Band, LLC, to extend the approval date by two years for the Special Land Use Permit and Site Condominium Project.

 Northport Village planning commission notice to the public amended schedule of regular meetings for 2018.

 Bingham Township board will hold a public hearing on the proposed township budget for fiscal year 2018- 2019 at the Township’s Annual Meeting on June 18 at 5:30 p.m.

Leelanau Township Board Meeting

Tuesday, May 8, 2018 7:00 pm
Leelanau Township Hall
119 E. Nagonaba St.
Northport, MI 49670

Supervisor Scripps called the meeting to order at 7:00pm.

Board members present: Doug Scripps, Denise Dunn, Gary Fredrickson, and Galen Leighton. Van Pelt excused absence due to election. Five citizens and four staff members were present.

Agenda set as amended.

Public Comment was heard from Jeff Hester about the new Lucus heart compression equipment the Emergency Medical Department received.

Approved minutes of April 10, 2018 Regular Board Meeting as corrected.

Approved minutes of April 17, 2018 Special Board Meeting – Regular Session as presented.

Approved minutes of April 17, 2018 Special Board Meeting – Closed Session as presented.

Approved the current bills in the amount of $88,383.76 as presented.

Reports were heard from Sam Wigton, Leelanau County Sheriff Department; Ty Wessell, Leelanau County Commissioners; Hugh Cook, Leelanau County Emergency Services; Ben Purdy, Facility Manager and Galen Leighton, Planning Commission.

Approved ballot language for Facility Fund millage to be placed on the August 8, 2018 Primary Election ballot for the Township of Leelanau.

Approved ballot language for Police Service Fund millage to be placed on the August 8, 2018 Primary Election for the Township of Leelanau.

Adopted Ordinance 1 of 2018, an ordinance to amend the Leelanau Township Zoning Ordinance by amending Article 2 Definitions, Article 4 Agricultural District and Article 5 Residential District for Guest Houses and Duplexes.

Adopted Ordinance 2 of 2018, an ordinance to amend the Leelanau Township Zoning Ordinance by amending Article 3 Land Use Districts Setbacks for Accessary Buildings.

Approved a quote from Story Roofing Company for roof repair at the Emergency Services building in an amount not to exceed $2,100.

Approved the setup of a restricted account for deposits from monies received for services rendered by the ES Department, and expenditures for the purchase of or leasing of vehicles.

Approved finishing of deck, sidewalk and grounds at Peterson Park with barrier posts, grading and topsoil and seeding from a quote from Fredrickson Service for $2,040.

Approved the purchase of 50 yards of playground mulch for Peterson Park and Braman Hill at a cost of $1,750.

Approved applying for 2% Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians funding for turnout gear for the Emergency Services Department.

Approved a Local Governing Body Resolution for Charitable Gaming License, for a one day license, for a 50 – 50 raffle for the Lion Club Charities, Inc for Northport.

Discussed sewer bond payment alternatives, Christmas Cove alternatives and future ambulance purchase.

Public Comment was heard from Allan Dalzell – requested the Board have good financial numbers on the sewer bond for the public hearing. Also, to solicit for cement blocks at Christmas Cove. Paul Rebori – need to save the beach and Christmas Cove and again talk to the Army Corp of Engineers. Will Harper commented on solutions for Christmas Cove.

Correspondence and Announcements were about June newsletter articles due second Monday in June and possible date to hold a board meeting in Omena.

Meeting adjourned 8:50 pm.

Complete copies of the approved minutes are available at the Leelanau Township Office, 119 E. Nagonaba St., Northport, MI 49670 during regular business hours or on the Township website. Deb Van Pelt, Leelanau Township Clerk

Suttons Bay Village Council Public Information Session

The Suttons Bay Village Council is pleased to invite you to a public information session about infrastructure and safety upgrades planned for the Suttons Bay Marina. The session will be held on Monday, May 21, 2018 from 5:00 to 5:30 p.m. in the Village Council Chambers, 420 N. Front Street, Suttons Bay.

Bingham Township Notice Of Public Hearing

The Bingham Township Planning Commission will conduct a Public Hearing and consider the following request on Thursday, June 7, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. at the Bingham Township Hall, 7171 S Center Highway, Traverse City, MI 49684:

Request by the Grand Traverse Band, LLC, to extend the approval date by two years for the Special Land Use Permit and Site Condominium Project approved by the Bingham Township Planning Commission in April 2016. The project is located at 8561 & 8595 E. Bingham Road. Parcel Numbers 45-001-030-021-00 & 45-001-030-021- 10.

The Request and Site Plan may be viewed at the the Suttons Bay – Bingham Township Office of Planning & Zoning, 95 W. Fourth Street (Hansen’s Plaza), Suttons Bay during regular office hours. Written comments will be received until the time of the hearing in person or by mail to Bingham Township, 7171 S. Center Highway, Traverse City, MI 49684, by fax to (231) 922-0228, or by email to zoningadmin@suttonsbaytwp.com.

If you are planning to attend this meeting and are handicapped and require special assistance, please notify Peggy Core, Township Clerk, at 231- 922-6767.

Catherine Jasinski, Secretary

Bingham Township Planning Commission

Northport Village Planning Commission Notice To The Public

Amended
Schedule Of Regular Meetings
2018

The Regular Meeting Schedule for the Village of Northport Planning Commission was amended by the Planning Commission at its April 17, 2018 as presented below.

Meetings to held on Tuesdays:
Tuesday, January 16, 2018 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday, February 20, 2018 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday, March 20, 2018 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday, April 17, 2018 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday, May 29, 2018 7:00 p.m.
And
Tuesday, November 20, 2018 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday, December 18, 2018 7:00 p.m.
Meetings to be held on Wednesdays:
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday, July 18, 2018 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday, August 15, 2018, 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday, September 19, 2018 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday, October 17, 2018 7:00 p.m.

Additional meetings and/or cancellations will be properly noticed.

The Village of Northport will provide reasonable auxiliary aids and services for the hearing impaired and other persons with disabilities. Requests for such aids or services should be made to the Village Clerk at least seven days prior to the meeting.

Further information, comments, or questions, please contact the Village of Northport Office P.O. Box 336, 116 W. Nagonaba, Northport, MI 49670. Phone: (231) 386-5182, Fax: (231) 386-5184, Email: treasurer@villageofnorthport.net Website: http://leelanau.cc/northport. asp.

Doreen Tyrrell

Village of Northport Planning Commission

Cleveland Township Board Proceedings

The following is a synopsis of the May 9, 2018, meeting of the Cleveland Township board. The complete minutes are available from the Township Clerk. Clerk Stein called the meeting to order at 7:00 p.m. Four members were present as well as one guest. Angie Diotte was absent.

Agenda was approved as presented.

Approved minutes of the April 10, 2018 meeting.

Received Treasurer’s report and approved payment of bills.

Received Supervisor, Clerk, Planning Commission, Zoning Board of Appeals and Zoning Administrator’s reports.

The board accepted the Damage Waiver option from Williams & Bay.

The board approved Tim Stein signing a contract with Tim Cyper to handle land divisions for Cleveland Township.

Public comment was held. The meeting was adjourned at 7:42 p.m.

Jan Nowak, Cleveland Township Clerk

Public Notice

In the Probate Court for Leelanau County, Fil No.: 18-12699-ML

In the matter of Jay Evan Farr, 11/13/1952, presumed decedent.

TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS, including but not limited to Jay Evan Farr, whose last known address was 10581 North Shore Drive, P.O. Box 462, Northport, Michigan 49670, and whose interest in the matter may be barred or affected by the following:

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Petition to Establish Death Pursuant to MCL 700.1208(2) will be brought on for hearing before this Honorable Court on Wednesday, the 5th day of September, 2018, at 10:30 a.m., at the Probate Court at 8527 E. Government Drive, Suite 203, Suttons Bay, MI 49682.

March 22, 2018
Eric W. Phelps (P55375)
Phelps Legal Group, PLC
Attorneys for Petitioner
13919 S. West Bayshore Dr., Ste.
G02
Traverse City, MI 49684
(231) 421-6577

Bingham Township Notice Of Budget Public Hearing

The Bingham Township Board will hold a public hearing on the proposed township budget for fiscal year 2018- 2019 at the Township’s Annual Meeting on Monday, June 18, 2018 at 5:30pm, at the Bingham Township Hall/Office, 7171 S. Center Hwy. A copy of the budget is available for public inspection at the township hall/office location.

The property tax millage rate proposed to be levied to support the proposed budget will be a subject of the hearing.

Kathy MORIO, BINGHAM Township CLERK: Posted at Hall: May 11, 2018

Posted on Webpage: May 11, 2018

Emailed to Enterprise: May 11, 2018

This notice is posted in compliance with PA 267 of 1976 as amended (Open Meetings Act), MCLA 41.72a (2) (3) and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

The Bingham Township Board will provide necessary reasonable auxiliary aids and services, such as signers for the hearing impaired and audio tapes of printed materials being considered at the meeting, to individuals with disabilities upon 24 hours notice to the Bingham Township Board.

Individuals with disabilities requiring auxiliary aids or services should contact the Bingham Township Board in writing to Bingham Township Clerk at 7171 S Center Hwy, Traverse City, MI 49684, or by calling the Township Office at (231) 922-6767.

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