2019-01-17 / 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 Four of this week’s Leelanau Enterprise include:

 The Bingham Township Parks and Recreation Committee will conduct a Public Hearing for a public review of the draft Bingham Townhsip Parks and Recreation 5-Year Master Plan on January 28 at 7 p.m.

 Leelanau Township board meeting synopsis for Jan. 8.

 Empire Township board meeting synopsis for Jan. 8.

 Cleveland Township board meeting synopsis for Jan. 8.

 Suttons Bay Township board meeting synopsis for Dec. 12.

The Solon Township Planning Commission has scheduled a public hearing for Mar. 5 at 7:00 pm to discuss Robert Robinson’s request to rezone a parcel from AG Conservation to Business 2, for commercial businesses.

 The Bingham Township Planning Commission will continue the Public Hearings and consider the following requests on Thursday, Feb. 7 at 6:30 p.m. Thom Darga, Dargaworks Inc., for a Special Land Use Permit. Blake Bernard for a Special Land Use Permit.

Bingham Township Notice Of Public Hearing

Monday, January 28, 2019, 7:00 p.m.
Bingham Township Hall
7171 South Center Highway
Traverse City, MI 49684

The Bingham Township Parks and Recreation Committee will conduct a Public Hearing for a public review of the draft Bingham Townhsip Parks and Recreation 5-Year Master Plan on Monday, January 28, 2019, 7:00 p.m. Bingham Township Hall, 7171 South Center Highway, Traverse City, MI 49684.

The Plan underwent a 30-day public review which was noticed on December 24, 2018. The Plan can be reviewed online at the Suttons Bay-Bingham District Library, 416 Front Street, Suttons Bay, MI 49682, Bingham Township Website: www.leelanau.cc/ bingham.asp and at the Bingham Township Hall, 7171 South Center Highway, Traverse City, MI 49684.

Written comments will be received until the time of the hearing in person or by mail at the Bingham Township Hall, 7171 South Center Highway, Traverse City, MI 49684.

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

Mary Bush, Chairman

Bingham Township Parks & Recreation Committee

Suttons Bay Township Notice Of Public Hearings

The Suttons Bay Township Planning Commission will continue the Public Hearings and consider the following requests on Tuesday, February 5, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. at the Suttons Bay

-Bingham Fire Station Meeting Room, 201 S. St. Mary’s Street, Suttons Bay, MI 49682:

1. Continue the Public Hearing on the request from Norris Construction for an

Amendment to the Special Land Use Permit for Bluewater Ridge Site Condominium and Clustered Residential Development to reduce the Front Yard

Setbacks on Units 1,3,4,5,6,16, & 17. The development is located at N. Bluewater Ct. and Jacobsen Rd., Suttons Bay, MI 49682.

Property Numbers 45-011-221-001- 00 through 221-031-00.

2. Continue the Public Hearing on the request from Deborah Johnson for a permit to operate a Doggy Daycare Home Business at 8015 E. Horn Road, Lake Leelanau, 49653. Property Number 45-011-007-005-10

3. Continue the Public Hearing on the request from Mike Niedzielski, Northporte Development, LLC, for Preliminary Site Plan Review and Preliminary Conditional Approval of a Special Land Use Permit for a 48-unit Multi-Family Residential Development on vacant property on S. Richter Road, Suttons Bay, MI 49682. Property Number 45-011-033-025-20.

The applications and site plans may be reviewed at the Suttons Bay Township Office,

95 W. Fourth Street (Hansen’s Plaza), Suttons Bay during regular office hours, or on-line at https://www.leelanau.cc/sbtwpzoning.asp.

Comments will be received at the Public Hearings in person or in writing.

In addition, written comments will be received until 3 pm the day of the hearing by mail to Suttons Bay Township, P.O. Box 457, 95 W. Fourth Street, Suttons Bay, MI 49682, by fax to (231) 271-2773, or by email to zoningadmin@suttonsbaytwp.com

If you are planning to attend this meeting and are handicapped and require special assistance, please notify the Township Clerk, at 231-271-2722, ext. 2.

Sandra VanHuystee

Suttons Bay Township Clerk

Public Notice

State Of Michigan Probate Court
County of Leelanau
Notice Of Hearing
File No. 18-10197-NC

In the matter of Krystina Rose Alveshire v LNNAMD

TAKE NOTICE: A hearing will be held Wednesday, January 30, 2019 at 10:00AM at the Leelanau County Government Center before Judge Larry J. Nelson P24869 for the following purpose(s): Motion to change name from Krystina Rose Alveshire to Krystina Rose John.

If you require special accommodations to use the court because of a disability, or if you require a foreign language interpreter to help you fully participate in court proceedings, please contact the court immediately to make arrangements.

January 11, 2019
Krystina Rose Alveshire
2671 Beems-Kwa-Ma MI-Kum, Apt. B
Suttons Bay, MI 49682
(231)632-3552

Public Notice

State of Michigan County of Leelanau
Notice To Creditors
Decedent’s Revocable Trust

Re: George C. Weeks and George C. Weeks Trust, dated June 8, 1999, as amended Date of birth: August 1, 1932

TO ALL CREDITORS:*

NOTICE TO CREDITORS: The decedent, George C. Weeks, who lived at 12055 S. Woodwinds Circle, Apt. 4, Traverse City, Michigan died November 30, 2018.

Creditors of the decedent are notified that all claims against the decedent and trust will be forever barred unless presented to Huntington Bank, Trustee of the George C. Weeks Trust Dated June 8, 1999, as amended, at 100 E. Michigan, Suite 200, Jackson, MI 49201, within 4 months after the date publication of this notice.

January 10, 2018

Huntington Bank, Trustee – ATTN: Chad A. Perrine, VP

100 E. Michigan Ave., Suite 200

Jackson, MI 49201

517-788-2772

Leelanau Township Board Meeting

Tuesday, January 8, 2019 7:00 p.m.
Leelanau Township Hall
119 E. Nagonaba St.
Northport, MI 49670

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

Board members present: Doug Scripps, Denise Dunn, Gary Fredrickson, Deb Van Pelt and Galen Leighton. Seven citizens and four staff members were present.

Agenda set as presented.

No Public Comments were heard.

Approved minutes of December 11, 2018 Regular Board Meeting as corrected.

Approved current bills in the amount of $51,276.64 as presented.

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

Accepted the letter of resignation from Lindsay Bakker with regret from her full-time position with the Leelanau Township Emergency Services.

Approved the Summer Collection of Taxes Agreement for 2019 with Northport Public School, Suttons Bay Public School and Leland Public School, TBA (Traverse Bay Area) inclusive as presented.

Approved publishing notices for the position of full time firefighter/paramedic in Leelanau Township Department of Emergency Services.

Approved the 2019-2020 Township Board Meeting Schedule as presented.

Approved the 2018-2019 Fiscal Year Budget amendments as amended.

Discussed reports from US Army Corps of Engineers and Coastal Resilience on different ways to protect the shoreline of Christmas Cove and how each stabilization type works. Discussed Brownfield Fund application and process to see if there is any hazmat cleaning to be done at Woolsey Airport Terminal Building.

Board went into closed session to discuss attorney’s meeting session on sewer finance update.

No Public Comment.

Meeting adjourned at 8:53 p.m.

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

Empire Township Board Minutes

The following is a synopsis of the January 8, 2019 regular meeting of the Empire Township Board. A complete copy of the minutes may be obtained by contacting the Clerk at 231-326-5349.

Supervisor Noonan called the meeting to order at 7:30 p.m. Members present: Deering, Neiswonger, Price, and Deegan. Minutes of the 12-11-18 and 12-17-18 regular and special meetings were approved.

Actions approved by motions: 1) Agreed to receive proposals to purchase the MDOT sign permit until March 12, 2019 at which time the Board will evaluate all offers received. 2) Adopted the Maple Grove Cemetery Columbarium Rules and Regulations as presented, with the changes made this evening. 3) Paid monthly bills.

Meeting was adjourned at 8:50 p.m.

Christine M. Neiswonger, Clerk

Leelanau County Board Of Commissioners Meeting Notice 2019

Regular Meeting: Regular meetings of the Leelanau County Board of Commissioners will be held each third Tuesday of the month, unless otherwise indicated, in the Commissioners Meeting Room at the Leelanau County Government Center, 8527 E. Government Center Drive, Suttons Bay.

Tuesday, January 15, 2019 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday, February 19, 2019 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday, March 19, 2019 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday, April 16, 2019 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday, May 21, 2019 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday, July 16, 2019 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday, August 20, 2019 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday, September 17, 2019 7:00 p.m.
*Tuesday, October 8, 2019 7:00 p.m.
Annual Statutory Meeting
Tuesday, November 19, 2019 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday, December 17, 2019 7:00 p.m.
*Thursday, January 7, 2020 9:00 a.m.
Organizational Meeting
Tuesday, January 21, 2020 7:00 p.m.

Minutes: Draft minutes of regular and special meetings of the County Board of Commissioners will be available for public inspection and copying without charge 8 days after such session in the office of the County Clerk. Minutes will be mailed upon request.

Leelanau County will provide necessary, reasonable auxiliary aids and services, such as signers for the hearing impaired and audiotapes of printed materials being considered at the meeting, to individuals with disabilities upon twenty-four (24) hours notice to Leelanau County. Individuals with disabilities requiring auxiliary aids or services should contact the Leelanau County Clerk by calling as follows:

Michelle L. Crocker
Leelanau County Clerk
Telephone: 231/256-9824

Leelanau County Notice To The Public

Schedule of the Executive Board of Commissioners Meetings Leelanau County Board of Commissioners 2019

The Executive Board of Commissioners meetings of the Leelanau County Board of Commissioners will be held in the Commissioners Meeting Room at the Leelanau County Government Center, 8527 E. Government Center Drive, Suttons Bay. The meetings will be held on the second Tuesday of each month, unless otherwise indicated, as follows:

Tuesday, January 8, 2019 9:00 a.m.
Tuesday, February 12, 2019 9:00 a.m.
Tuesday, March 12, 2019 9:00 a.m.
Tuesday, April 9, 2019 9:00 a.m.
(Statutory Equalization Meeting)
Tuesday, May 14, 2019 9:00 a.m.
Tuesday, June 11, 2019 9:00 a.m.
Tuesday, July 9, 2019 9:00 a.m.
Tuesday, August 13, 2019 9:00 a.m.
Tuesday, September 10, 2019 9:00 a.m.
Tuesday, *October 1, 2019 9:00 a.m.
Tuesday, November 12, 2019 9:00 a.m.
Tuesday, December 10, 2019 9:00 a.m.
Tuesday, January 14, 2020 9:00 a.m.
*First Tuesday of the month.

Leelanau County will provide necessary, reasonable auxiliary aids and services, such as signers for the hearing impaired and audiotapes of printed materials being considered at the meeting, to individuals with disabilities upon twenty-four (24) hours notice to Leelanau County. Individuals with disabilities requiring auxiliary aids or services should contact the Leelanau County Clerk by calling as follows:

Michelle L. Crocker
Leelanau County Clerk
Telephone: 231/256-9824

Cleveland Township Board Proceedings

The following is a synopsis of the January 8, 2019, meeting of the Cleveland Township board. The complete minutes are available from the Township Clerk. Supervisor Stein called the meeting to order at 7:00 p.m. Five members were present as well as three guests.

Agenda was approved as presented.

Approved minutes of the December 11, 2018 meeting.

Received Treasurer’s report and approved payment of bills.

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

The board accepted the agreement with Leland School District for the collection of 2019 summer taxes.

Public comment was held. The meeting was adjourned at 7:24 p.m.

Jan Nowak,

Cleveland Township Clerk

Cleveland Township Zoning Board of Appeals Notice to the Public

Public Hearing and Special Meeting

Friday, February 1, 2019 – 6:30 p.m.

The subject of the public hearing is a request for a dimensional variance as follows:

Tax ID 45-003-024-041-00; Owner, Tony and Elizabeth DeLyria have submitted a request for an interpretation of the Cleveland Township Zoning Ordinance Article IV, Section 4.14, Structures Exempt from Land Use Permits and Setback Restrictions. “Structures generally considered to be landscaping objects such as mailboxes, fences, sidewalks, driveways (still require a permit from the Leelanau County Road Commission), and other similar objects shall be exempt from setback requirements and shall not require a Land Use Permit.” The applicant’s application states…..is a rock retaining wall and steps, as constructed and pictured in our application, considered to be a “landscaping object” and exempt from setback requirements. The property is located at 6058 S. Snug Harbor Lane, Cedar, Michigan 49621.

 To review the application, visit the Cleveland Township Office, 955 E Harbor Hwy., Maple City, Michigan 49664.

 To submit written comments, write Cleveland Township ZBA, c/o Clerk, 1802 E Old Mountain Rd., Cedar, Michigan 49621, or email ZBA Secretary at mark@markfisher.com.

 Persons requiring an accommodation to participate in the meeting should contact the Township Clerk at (231) 342-8700 4-days prior to meeting.

Bingham Township Notice Of Public Hearing

The Bingham Township Planning Commission will continue the Public Hearings and consider the following requests on Thursday, February 7, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. at the Bingham Township Hall, 7171 S Center Highway, Traverse City, MI 49684:

1. Continue the Public Hearing & consideration of the request from Thom Darga, Dargaworks Inc., for a Special Land Use Permit to construct a Commercial Storage Facility at 8947 & 8967 E. Bingham Road, Traverse City, MI. Parcel Numbers 45-001-031-004-00 & 45-001-031-007-00.

2. Continue the Public Hearing & consideration of the request from Blake Bernard for a Special Land Use Permit to conduct Commercial Storage Activities at 8595

E. Bingham Road, Traverse City, MI.

Parcel Number 45-001-030-021-00.

The Applications and Site Plans may be viewed at the Suttons Bay – Bingham Township Office of Planning & Zoning, 95 W. Fourth Street (Hansen’s Plaza), Suttons Bay during regular office hours, at the Bingham Township Office, 7171 S. Center Highway, Traverse City, MI 49684, or on-line at https://www.leelanau. cc/binghamtwpzoning.asp.

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 Kathy Morio, Township Clerk, at 231- 922-6767.

Catherine Jasinski, Secretary

Bingham Township Planning Commission

Suttons Bay Township Notice

SUTTONS BAY TOWNSHIP – Synopsis of December 12, 2018 Board Meeting Minutes

The Suttons Bay Township Board held its regular meeting on December 12, 2018.

Present: Supervisor Bahle, Clerk VanHuystee, Treasurer Hartesveldt, Trustee Nixon,

Trustee Slocombe

Absent: None

Reports received - Treasurer, Planning & Zoning, Fire Authority, Parks & Rec, Facilities. Previous meeting minutes were approved and authorization was received to pay the bills.

Made appointments to the Board of Review, Planning Commission and Library Board. Set 2019 Township Board Meeting Dates. A complete copy of the Minutes can be reviewed at the Township Offices, 95 W. Fourth St., Suttons Bay.

Respectfully submitted,

Sandra VanHuystee,

Township Clerk

Solon Township Public Notice

Solon Township Planning Commission
PO Box 253
Cedar, MI 49621
Phone (231) 360-2557
Public Hearing

The Solon Township Planning Commission has scheduled a public hearing for Tuesday, March 5, 2019, at 7:00 pm in the Solon Township Hall meeting room, 9191 S. Kasson St – Cedar, MI 49621 to receive public comment on a request from Robert Robinson, 72 West, LLC to rezone a parcel from AG Conservation to Business 2, for commercial businesses. The parcel is zoned Agricultural Conservation. The parcel is located at the northwest corner of M-72 and Lautner Road, Section 34, T28N, R12W, and the tax number is 45-010- 034-006-30. The Planning Commission requests your questions, input, opinions, or concerns relating to this proposed project/use.

To review a copy, or for further information, or to submit written comments, please contact the Solon Township Planning and Zoning Office, P.O. Box 226, Lake Leelanau, MI 49653, or call (231) 360-2557, Monday through Friday, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm or email tim@allpermits.com.

Solon Township will provide necessary and/or reasonable auxiliary aides and services for the hearing impaired and other persons with disabilities upon seven (7) days notice to the Solon Township Zoning Administrator at the address and phone number above.

Timothy A. Cypher

Solon Township Zoning Administrator

Leelanau Township Board Notice

2019- 2020 Meeting Schedules

April 1, 2019 – March 31, 2020

The Leelanau Township Board regular meeting will be held on the second Tuesday of each month at the Leelanau Township Hall at 119 E. Nagonaba St., P.O. Box 338, in Northport, Michigan and the Annual Meeting, for this fiscal year, will be held on Saturday, March 28, 2020 at the Leelanau Township Fire Hall, at 10:00 a.m. Special meetings, additional meetings and cancellations will be properly noticed. The schedule for the fiscal year 2019/2020 is as follows:

April 09, 2019 7:00 p.m.
May 14, 2019 7:00 p.m.
June 11, 2019 7:00 p.m.
July 09, 2019 7:00 p.m.
August 13, 2019 7:00 p.m.
September 10, 2019 7:00 p.m.
October 08, 2019 7:00 p.m.
November 12, 2019 7:00 p.m.
December 10, 2019 7:00 p.m.
January 14, 2020 7:00 p.m.
February 11, 2020 7:00 p.m.
March 10, 2020 7:00 p.m.
March 28, 2020 10:00 a.m. Annual
Meeting Special Mtg To Follow

All Township Meetings are open to the public and are in compliance with the Open Meetings Act. Leelanau Township will provide necessary and/ or reasonable auxiliary aids and services for the hearing impaired and other persons with disabilities upon seven days notice to the Leelanau Township Office. Requests should be made with the Leelanau Township Office at (231) 386-5138, ext. 1 or by mail at the address stated above.

Deborah K. Van Pelt
Leelanau Township Clerk
Easter April 21, 2019
Easter April 12, 2020
March 21, 2020 Weekend Before

Public Notice

The Leelanau County Government Center will be closed on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Monday, January 21, 2019.

As approved at the Leelanau County Board of Commissioners Board meeting and as approved in the Leelanau County Personnel Policy Manual and the Teamster’s Local #214 union contract, Martin Luther King Day is a holiday and shall be observed.

Respectfully,

William J. Bunek, Chairman

Leelanau County Board of Commissioners

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