2017-08-17 / 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 Two of this week’s Leelanau Enterprise include:

 Leelanau Township Board meeting synopsis for August 8.

 Empire Township Board meeting synopsis for August 8.

 Cleveland Township Board meeting synopsis for August 8.

 Empire Village Planning Commission will be holding a public hearing on September 5 at 6 p.m. to consider a special use permit application submitted by Peter Schous and Megan Belford for a proposed Hotel/ Motel.

Public Notice

NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE

THIS FIRM IS A DEBT COLLECTOR ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT; ANY INFORMATION WE OBTAIN WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. IF YOU ARE IN ACTIVE MILITARY SERVICE PLEASE CONTACT OUR OFFICE AT THE NUMBER BELOW.

Notice under MCL 600.3278: Pursuant to MCL 600.3278, if the property is sold at a foreclosure sale under MCL 600.3201 et. seq., the borrower will be held responsible to the person who buys the property at the mortgage foreclosure sale or the mortgage holder for damaging the property during the redemption period.

ATTENTION POTENTIAL PURCHASERS AT FORECLOSURE SALE: In the case of resolution prior to or simultaneously with the aforementioned foreclosure sale, 4Front Credit Union (f/k/a Members Credit Union) may rescind this sale at any time prior to the end of the redemption period. In that event, your damages, if any, shall be limited to the return of your bid amount tendered at the sale, plus interest. The purchaser shall have no further recourse against the Mortgagor, the Mortgagee or the Mortgagee’s attorney.

An event permitting foreclosure by advertisement under MCL 600.3201 et seq., having occurred in the conditions of a Mortgage made by James R. Gee and Carolyn E. Gee, husband and wife (“Mortgagor”) to 4Front Credit Union (f/k/a Members Credit Union), dated April 13, 2010, and recorded in the Office of the Register of Deeds for the County of Leelanau in the State of Michigan on April 15, 2010, in Liber 1045, Page(s) 190, et. seq., on which Mortgage there is claimed to be due as of the date of this Notice the sum of $139,559.36, which amount may or may not be the entire indebtedness owed by Mortgagor to 4Front Credit Union (f/k/a Members Credit Union) together with interest at 5.7 percent per annum.

NOW THEREFORE, Notice is hereby given that the power of sale contained in said Mortgage has become operative and that pursuant to that power of sale and MCL 600.3201 et. seq., on September 8, 2017, at 11:00 a.m., in the main lobby of the Government Center, which is located at 8527 E. Government Center Drive, Suttons Bay, Michigan, that being the place for holding the Circuit Court and/ or for conducting such foreclosure sales for the County of Leelanau, there will be offered at public sale, the premises, or some part thereof, described in said Mortgage as follows, to-wit:

Situated in the Township of Solon, County of Leelanau, State of Michigan, is described as follows:

Parcel 2:

Part of the South ½ of the Section 15, Town 28 North, Range 12 West, Solon Township, Leelanau County, Michigan, more fully described as: Commencing at the Southeast corner of said Section 15; thence North 89 degrees 59’ West, 328.8 feet along the South line of said Section 15 to the Point of Beginning; thence North 89 degrees 59’ West, 328.9 feet along said South line; thence North 01 degree 10’26” West, 1329.06 feet, parallel with the East line of said Section 15; thence North 89 degrees 49’45” East, 328.88 feet, along the South 1/8 line of said Section 15; thence South 01 degree 10’26” East, 1330.14 feet, parallel with the East line of said Section 15, to the Point of Beginning.

Parcel A [EASEMENT PARCEL]:

A 66 foot wide easement for ingress, egress and the installation and maintenance of public utilities the centerline of which is described as being in the South ½ of Section 15, Town 28 North, Range 12 West, Solon Township, Leelanau County, Michigan, more fully described as: Commencing at the South ¼ corner of said Section 15; thence South 89 degrees 59’ East, 33.0 feet along the South line of said Section 15 to the Point of Beginning of said centerline; thence North 01 degree 09’50” West, 1322.62 feet, parallel with the North and South ¼ line; thence North 89 degrees 49’45” East, 658.53 feet, along the South 1/8 line of said Section 15; thence North 01 degree 09’50” West, 663.00 feet, parallel with the North and South ¼ line of said Section 15, to the Point of Ending of said centerline.

Parcel B [EASEMENT PARCEL]:

A 33 foot wide easement for ingress and egress, described as being in the South ½ of Section 15, Town 28 North, Range 12 West, Solon Township, Leelanau County, Michigan, more fully described as: Commencing at the South ¼ corner of said Section 15; thence North 01 degree 09’50” West, 1322.51 feet along the North and South ¼ line of said Section 15, to the Point of Beginning of the North line of said 33.0 foot wide easement; thence South 89 degrees 51’17” West, 703.21 feet, along the South 1/8 line of said Section 15; being the North line of said easement; thence South 36 degrees 45’ West, 1020.36 feet, along the centerline of said easement, to the Point of Ending of said easement; EXCEPTING the M. & N.E. Railroad right-of-way.

Parcel C [EASEMENT PARCEL]:

A 33 foot wide easement for ingress and egress, the North line of which is described as being in the South ½ of Section 15, Town 28 North, Range 12 West, Solon Township, Leelanau County, Michigan, more fully described as: Commencing at the South ¼ corner of said Section 15; thence North 01 degree 09’50” West, 1322.51 feet along the North and South ¼ line of said Section 15, to the Point of Beginning of said North line; thence North 89 degrees 49’45” East, 2333.0 feet along the South 1/8 line of said Section 15, to the Point of Ending of said North line.

Parcel D [EASEMENT PARCEL]:

A 33 foot wide easement for ingress and egress, the centerline of which is described as being in the South ½ of Section 15, Town 28 North, Range 12 West, Solon Township, Leelanau County, Michigan, more fully described as: Commencing at the Southeast corner of said Section 15; thence North 89 degrees 59’ West, 986.7 feet, along the South line of said Section 15 to the Point of Beginning of said centerline; thence North 01 degree 10’26” West, 1327.99 feet, parallel with the East line of said Section 15 to the Point of Ending of said centerline.

The redemption period shall be 6 months unless the property is established to be abandoned pursuant to MCL 600.3241a, in which case the redemption period shall be the later of thirty (30) days from the date of sale or fifteen (15) days from the date the notice required by MCL 600.3241a(b) was posted and mailed, or unless under MCL 600.3240(16), prior to the foreclosure sale the Mortgagor follows the procedure set forth in that section to establish the presumption that the property is used for Agricultural purposes, in which case the redemption period shall be one (1) year from the date of the sale, or a shorter period if the right of redemption is extinguished under MCL 600.3238. Pursuant to MCL 600.3238, after the sale and periodically throughout the redemption period, the purchaser at the sale may inspect the exterior and interior of the property and all ancillary structures. If inspection is unreasonably refused or if damage to the property is imminent or has occurred, the purchaser may commence summary proceedings for possession of the property under Chapter 57 of the Revised Judicature Act of 1961, or file an action for any other relief necessary to protect the property from damage. If a judgment for possession is entered in favor of the purchaser, the right of redemption is extinguished and full title to the property vests in the purchaser.

Dated: July 25, 2017

4Front Credit Union (f/k/a Members Credit Union)

By: H. DOUGLAS SHEPHERD IV (P64560)

Attorneys for 4Front Credit Union (f/k/a Members Credit Union)

NORTH COAST LEGAL, PLC
800 COTTAGEVIEW DR. STE 1080
Traverse City, Michigan 49684
(231) 421-7076
NCL#: 1005.0058

Public Notice

Notice Of Mortgage Foreclosure Sale

THIS FIRM IS A DEBT COLLECTOR ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION WE OBTAIN WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. PLEASE CONTACT OUR OFFICE AT THE NUMBER BELOW IF YOU ARE IN ACTIVE MILITARY DUTY.

ATTN PURCHASERS: This sale may be rescinded by the foreclosing mortgagee. In that event, your damages, if any, shall be limited solely to the return of the bid amount tendered at sale, plus interest.

MORTGAGE SALE - A mortgage was granted by Anna Eickholdt, Widow, mortgagor(s), to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., Mortgagee, dated November 26, 2012, and recorded on January 23, 2013 in Liber 1152 on Page 16, and assigned by said Mortgagee to Nationstar HECM Acquisition Trust 2017-1, Wilmington Savings Fund Society, FSB, not individually, but solely as trustee as assignee as documented by an assignment, in Leelanau county records, Michigan, on which mortgage there is claimed to be due at the date hereof the sum of One Hundred Eighty-Three Thousand Nine Hundred One and 44/100 Dollars ($183,901.44).

Under the power of sale contained in said mortgage and the statute in such case made and provided, notice is hereby given that said mortgage will be foreclosed by a sale of the mortgaged premises, or some part of them, at public vendue, at the place of holding the circuit court within Leelanau County, at 11:00 AM, on August 25, 2017.

Said premises are situated in Township of Solon, Leelanau County, Michigan, and are described as: That part of the Northwest quarter of Section 23, Town 28 North, Range 12 West, more fully described as: Commencing at the West quarter corner of said Section 23, thence North 89 degrees 27 minutes 10 seconds East, along the East and West quarter line, 500.00 feet to the point of beginning; thence North 0 degrees 26 minutes 40 seconds East parallel to the West section line, 870.00 feet; thence North 89 degrees 27 minutes 10 seconds East, 250.00 feet; thence South 0 degrees 26 minutes 40 seconds West, 870.00 feet; thence South 89 degrees 27 minutes 10 seconds West, along said quarter line, 250.00 feet to the point of beginning, said parcel containing 5.0 acres, together with and subject to a 33 foot easement for ingress and egress over an existing road and a 30 foot, utility easement adjacent to the above mentioned existing road on the North.

The redemption period shall be 6 months from the date of such sale, unless determined abandoned in accordance with MCLA 600.3241a, in which case the redemption period shall be 30 days from the date of such sale.

If the property is sold at foreclosure sale under Chapter 32 of the Revised Judicature Act of 1961, pursuant to MCL 600.3278 the borrower will be held responsible to the person who buys the property at the mortgage foreclosure sale or to the mortgage holder for damaging the property during the redemption period.

Dated: July 27, 2017
For more information, please call:
FC X (248) 593-1302
Trott Law, P.C.
Attorneys For Servicer
31440 Northwestern Hwy Ste. 200
Farmington Hills, Michigan 48334-5422
File #474163F01
(07-27)(08-17)

Leelanau Township Board Meeting

Tuesday, August 8, 2017 7:00.M.
Leelanau Township Hall
119 E. Nagonaba St.
Northport, MI 49670

Supervisor Scripps called the meeting to order at 7:20 p.m.

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

Agenda set as presented.

Public Comments were heard from Rick Cross he commented on ordinance #5 and how it’s being violated. He has been unable to find any record of how the method of distribution for revenue from the sewer which is 80.1% to the village and 19.9% to the township was established. The village is really taking 85% and township keeps 15% of revenue and thinks half of townships problem with the sewer debt would be gone if township would collect what they have already given to the village retro actively. Betsy Mallek supported Cross and Dalzels comments on Ordinance #5. Barbara Weber commented she’d like to see a different representative on NLTUA suggested there be a county representative on NLTUA. Ty Wessell would like official request from board to have county rep for NLTUA not just request made thru public comment. Phyllis Rebori wanted to know what kind of support Treasurer Dunn would need from the board to start getting back extra money that has been paid to the village over the last 10 years. Treasurer Dunn thanked the public for their support.

Approved minutes of July 11, 2017 Board Meeting as presented.

Approved current bills in the amount of $70,243.74 as amended.

Reports were heard from Ty Wessell, Leelanau County Commissioners and Hugh Cook, Emergency Services Approved

Discussed and made a motion to table the credit card request for the township until September’s board meeting.

Public comments were heard from Rick Foster, he thanked Ben Purdy for doing an exceptional job at the airport for the fly in breakfast event. Ron Schobel thanked board for allowing public comment and listening to the comments. Allen Dalzel wants a citizens committee to look at NLTUA. Phyllis Rebori also thinks a committee is a great idea but there needs to be a goal for the purpose of the committee. Betsy Mallek asked that board not look at any expansions or other agenda items with revenue money but look at paying sewer debt with all future revenue.

Meeting adjourned at 8:55 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 August 8, 2017 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 07-11-17 regular meeting were approved.

Actions approved by motions: 1) Renewed the Charter Franchise Service Agreement for another 10 years with the stipulation that no franchise fees be collected from Empire Township residents. 2) Paid monthly bills.

Meeting was adjourned at 7:59 p.m.

Christine M. Neiswonger, Clerk

Cleveland Township Board Proceedings

The following is a synopsis of the August 8, 2017, meeting of the Cleveland Township board. The complete minutes are available from the Township Clerk. Supervisor Stein called the meeting to order at 7:02 p.m. Five members were present as well as nineteen guests.

Agenda was approved as presented.

Approved minutes of the July 11, 2017 meeting.

Received Treasurer’s report and approved payment of bills.

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

Received Cedar Area Fire and Rescue Board report.

The board adopted the resolution to refuse to accept ownership of or operation, maintenance, and administrative responsibilities for the Sugar Loaf Townhouses LLC’s Type I Water System.

The board approved staying involved with Networks Northwest in coordinating of the last leg of the Sleeping Bear Heritage Trail to meet the goals and expectations of the township.

The accepted the resignation of Cleveland Township Treasurer, Taryn Anderson-Budd.

The board approved the appointment of Angie Diotte, Deputy Treasurer, as Interim Township Treasurer through November 2018.

Public comment was held. The meeting was adjourned at 8:00 p.m.

Jan Nowak, Cleveland Township Clerk

Public Notice

State of Michigan Probate Court County of Leelanau

Publication of Notice of Hearing

File No. 17-9972-NC

In the matter of the name change of Leonard John Scheidel

TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS including: whose address(es) is/are unknown and whose interest in the matter may be barred or affected by the following:

TAKE NOTICE: A hearing will be held on Wednesday, September 6, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. at Leelanau County Family Court, 8527 E. Government Center Dr., Suttons Bay, MI 49682 before Judge Larry J. Nelson for th following purpose: On the petition of Curtis Hansen, to change the surname of Leonard John Scheidel, to Hansen.

8-9-2017
Curtis James Hansen
384 Heartland Dr.
Traverse City MI 49685
(231) 409-0896

Empire Village Planning Commission Public Hearing Notice

September 5, 2017, 6:00 p.m.
Empire Town Hall, 10088 Front St.

This is to inform you that the Village Planning Commission will be holding a public hearing on September 5, 2017, at 6:00 p.m. at the Empire Township Hall, 10088 W Front St. to consider a special use permit application submitted by Peter Schous and Megan Belford for properties 45-041-500-013-00, 45-041- 500-014-00, 45-0041-500-015-00, 45-041-500-016-00, 45-041-500-017- 00 and 45-041-500-018-00. The property is located in the Sunset Subdivision lots #13, 14, 15, 16, 17 and 18 off of M-72 and is zoned Commercial Residential (CR).

Peter Schous and Megan Belford are requesting a special use permit approval, Section 4.05.3, for a proposed Hotel/ Motel.

The Planning Commission Regular meeting will immediately follow the public hearing that is scheduled for Tuesday, September 5, 2017, at 6:00 p.m. at the Empire Town Hall, 10088 Front Street.

A draft copy of the proposed special use application may be seen at the Village Office, 11518 LaCore Street during regular business hours. Opinions or comments may be given at the hearing or written to the attention of the Empire Planning Commission, Box 253, Empire, MI. 49630.

Darlene Friend
Village Deputy Clerk

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