2017-02-16 / 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:

 The Village of Northport Council approved the following meeting schedule for the 2017- 2018 fiscal year at its regular meeting held Feb. 2, 2017.

 The Suttons Bay Township Planning Commission will hold a Public Hearing at 6:30 PM on Tue. March 7.

 The Village of Northport Planning Commission is updating the Village Master Plan. The updated master plan will be a guide to help shape local land use and other community decisions.

 Empire Village Council Schedule of Regular and Work Session Meetings

Regular meetings of the Empire Village Council will be the fourth Tuesday of each month and Work Sessions will be the second Thursday of each month,

 Suttons Bay Township Board, at the regular meeting on Feb. 8 at 5:15 PM adopted Ordinance Nos. 1, 2, and 3 of 2017, that amend the Zoning Ordinance.

 The following is a synopsis of the Solon Township Parks and Recreation Plan 2017 approved at the regular board meeting on Thursday, Feb. 9.

 Northport Village Zoning Board Of Appeals Public Meeting A special meeting of the Northport Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) Will be held on Thursday, March 2.

 The Board of County Road Commissioners has scheduled public hearing during their Tuesday, February 21, 2017 regular meeting at 1:15 p.m.

 The Solon Township Board will meet on Thursday, March 9, 2017 at the conclusion of the regular board meeting. The purpose of the meeting is to work on the proposed budget for the fiscal year 2017-2018

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ATTN PURCHASERS: This sale may be rescinded by the foreclosing mortgagee.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 Stanley L. Allington and Susan T. Allington, Husband and Wife, original mortgagor(s), to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., Mortgagee, dated June 19, 2008, and recorded on June 25, 2008 in Liber 981 on Page 772, and assigned by said Mortgagee to The Huntington National Bank 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 Ninety-Three Thousand Thirty and 09/100 Dollars ($93,030.09).

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 March 3, 2017.

Said premises are situated in Township of Leland, Leelanau County, Michigan, and are described as: Part of the West 8.00 Acres of the North Half of the North Half of the South Half of the Northwest Quarter of Section 34, Town 30 North, Range 12 West, more fully described as: Commencing at the Northwest corner of Section 34; thence South 00 Degrees 11 Minutes 58 Seconds West, along the West line of Section 34, a distance of 1327.27 Feet to the North One-Sixteenth line of Section 34; thence South 89 Degrees 27 Minutes 02 Seconds East, along the North One-Sixteenth line of Section 34, a distance of 786.93 Feet for the point of beginning of the described parcel of land; thence continuing along the North One-Sixteenth line of Section 34, South 89 Degrees 27 Minutes 02 Seconds East, a distance of 262.31 Feet; thence South 00 Degrees 11 Minutes 58 Seconds West a distance of 332.28 Feet to the South line of the North Half of the North Half of the South Half of the Northwest Quarter of Section 34; thence North 89 Degrees 25 Minutes 02 Seconds West along the South line of the North Half of the North Half of the South Half of the Northwest Quarter of Section 34, a distance of 262.31 Feet; thence North 00 Degrees 11 Minutes 58 Seconds East a distance of 332.13 Feet to the point of beginning of the described parcel of land.

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: February 2, 2017
For more information, please call:
FC H (248) 593-1300
Trott Law, P.C.
Attorneys For Servicer
31440 Northwestern Hwy Ste. 200
Farmington Hills, Michigan 48334-
5422
File #446506F03
(02-02)(02-23)

Public Notice

STATE OF MICHIGAN DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY - WATER RESOURCES DIVISION

Cadillac District Office, 120 W. Chapin
Street, Cadillac, Michigan 49601

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

TAKE NOTICE that the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality’s (MDEQ) Water Resources Division (WRD) will hold a public hearing at the Leelanau County Government Center, 8527 E Government Center Drive, Suttons Bay, Michigan 49682 on Thursday, February 23, 2017, at 6:00 pm.

The purpose of this hearing is to secure the views of interested persons concerning the following application for permit:

McGlynn Cypher Trust, 53 N. Eagle Highway, Lake Leelanau, Michigan 49653, has applied to this office for a permit under authority of Part 301, Inland Lakes and Streams, of the Natural Resources and Environmental Protection Act, 1994 PA 451, as amended. The applicant proposes construct to 24-foot long by 17-foot wide boathouse on pilings, install a 60-foot long by 4-foot wide parallel dock on pilings, and two 12-foot long by 3-foot wide perpendicular finger piers in the Lake Leelanau “Narrows” at 55 N. Eagle Highway, Lake Leelanau, Michigan. The project is located in T30N, R12W, Section 24; Leland Township, Leelanau County, Michigan.

The application is available for review at the MDEQ Web site: https://www. mi.gov/miwaters, at the MDEQ, WRD, Cadillac District Office, 120 W. Chapin Street, Cadillac, Michigan 49601, or by calling 231-775-3960. The public hearing record will remain open for ten days after the public hearing date. Any written comments to be submitted for the public hearing record must be received at this address on or before the close of the record.

The hearing will be held pursuant to Section 30105 of Part 301. The hearing will not be a legal proceeding, witnesses will not be sworn, and there will be no cross examination. Public hearings are primarily informational and are held to encourage the expression of views and presentation of facts.

The MDEQ will, upon written request, provide a copy of the MDEQ’s decision on this application.

MICHIGAN DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY

Water Resources Division

Date: 2/9/17

NOTE: Persons with disabilities needing accommodations for effective participation in this meeting should call the telephone number listed above one week in advance to request mobility, visual, hearing, or other assistance.

Public Notice

The Leelanau County Government Center will be closed on Presidents’ Day, Monday, February 20, 2017.

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, Presidents’ Day is a holiday and shall be observed.

Respectfully,

William J. Bunek, Chairman
Leelanau County Board of
Commissioners

Public Notice

SCHNEIDERMAN & SHERMAN, P.C., IS ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT, ANY INFORMATION WE OBTAIN WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. PLEASE CONTACT OUR OFFICE AT (248) 539-7400 IF YOU ARE IN ACTIVE MILITARY DUTY. MORTGAGE SALE – Default has been made in the conditions of a mortgage made by VIRGINIA M. MAGDA, UNMARRIED, BY JOHN JOSEPH MAGDA, POA and JOHN J. MAGDA, UNMARRIED AKA JOHN JOSEPH MAGDA, to THE HUNTINGTON NATIONAL BANK, Mortgagee, dated October 25, 2013, and recorded on November 18, 2013, in Liber 1184, on Page 505, Leelanau County Records, Michigan, on which mortgage there is claimed to be due at the date hereof the sum of Seventy Thousand Two Hundred Five Dollars and Sixty-Nine Cents ($70,205.69). 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 Leelanau County Courthouse, 8527 E. Government Center Drive, Suttons Bay, MI 49682 at 11:00 AM o’clock, on March 17, 2017. Said premises are located in Leelanau County, Michigan and are described as: LOTS 11 AND 12, BLOCK 1, J.W. SCHAUB’S ADDITION TO THE VILLAGE OF PROVEMONT (NOW LAKE LEELANAU) ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF AS RECORDED IN LIBER 1 OF PLATS, PAGE 8. The redemption period shall be 6 months from the date of such sale, unless abandoned under MCL 600.3241, in which case the redemption period shall be 1 month, or under MCL 600.3241a 30 days from the date of such sale, or 15 days from the MCL 600.3241a(b) notice, whichever is later, or extinguished pursuant to MCL 600.3238. If the above referenced property is sold at a foreclosure sale under Chapter 32 of Act 236 of 1961, under 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. THE HUNTINGTON NATIONAL BANK Mortgagee/Assignee Schneiderman & Sherman, P.C. 23938 Research Drive, Suite 300 Farmington Hills, MI 48335 S201701269350 CONV (02-16)(03-09)

Northport Village Public Notice

Notice to the Public: The Village of Northport Council approved the following meeting schedule for the 2017-2018 fiscal year at its regular meeting held February 2, 2017.

2017-18 Meeting Schedule:

The Village Council meetings are held at 7 pm.

Thursday, March 2, 2017
Thursday, April 6, 2017
Thursday, May 4, 2017
Thursday, June 1, 2017
Thursday, July 6, 2017
Thursday August 3, 2017
Thursday, September 7, 2017
Thursday, October 5, 2017
Thursday, November 2, 2017
Thursday, December 7, 2017
Thursday, January 4, 2018
Thursday, February 1, 2018

Committee Meetings

Finance Committee - Second Wednesday of every month at 10 am.

Waterfront Committee - Third Thursday of every month at 4:00 pm.

Infrastructure Committee -T hird Thursday of every month at 2:00 pm.

Employee Relations Committee - as needed, will be posted.

Meetings are held in the Village Office Meeting room, located at: 116 W. Nagonaba Street, Northport, MI 49670

(231)386-5182

Suttons Bay Township Notice Of Public Hearing

The Suttons Bay Township Planning Commission will hold a Public Hearing at 6:30 PM on Tuesday March 7, 2017 at the Suttons Bay Township office at 95 W Fourth St., Suttons Bay, MI. The Planning Commission will receive public comment on two proposed amendments to the Zoning Ordinance.

Amendment 17-001 amends Article 2 Definitions and Article 4 Agricultural District and pertains to conditions for gaining a special use permit to hold special events in the Agricultural District.

The text of the proposed amendments may be reviewed at the Suttons Bay Township Office during normal business hours or online at www.leelanau. cc/suttonsbaytwp.asp. Email version of the same may be arranged by contacting planner@suttonsbaytwp.com or calling the office at 231-271-2722. Written comments may be directed to the Suttons Bay Township Planning Commission, P.O. Box 457 Suttons Bay, MI 49682 and will be received until the time of the hearing.

If you planning to attend this meeting and require special assistance, please notify Sandy VanHuystee, Township Clerk, at 231-271-2722.

Sandra VanHuystee
Suttons Bay Township Clerk

Village of Northport Master Plan

Community Assets/Infrastructure Discussion Group

The Village of Northport Planning Commission is updating the Village Master Plan. The updated master plan will be a guide to help shape local land use and other community decisions. It will prepare the Village for changing needs and will allow for informed decisions about transportation, housing, infrastructure, recreation, land use, the economy, and overall quality of life. As part of the Master Plan update, the Planning Commission will host a series of Master Plan Discussion Groups to gather ideas and information about specific community topics.

All are welcome and invited to the next Master Plan Discussion Group, which will be held Tuesday, February 21st, 2017 at the Northport Village Hall located at 116 W. Nagonaba and will focus on Community Assets and Infrastructure. Subsequent meetings with various other emphases will be held on March 21st, and April 18th all at 7:00 PM.

This meeting is open to all members of the public under Michigan’s open meetings act. If you are planning to attend and have a disability requiring any special assistance at the meeting, please notify Networks Northwest at 231-929-5034.

Empire Village Council

Schedule of Regular and Work Session Meetings

Regular meetings of the Empire Village Council will be the fourth Tuesday of each month and Work Sessions will be the second Thursday of each month, held at 10088 Front Street in the Empire Town Hall at 7:00 p.m. The following schedule is for the Fiscal Year of March 1, 2017 thru February 28, 2018.

WORK SESSION
March 9, 2017
April 13, 2017
May 11, 2017
June 8, 2017
July 13, 2017
August 10, 2017
September 14, 2017
October 12, 2017
No work session
No work session
January 11, 2018
February 8, 2018
REGULAR
March 21, 2017
April 25, 2017
May 23, 2017
June 27, 2017
July 25, 2017
August 22, 2017
September 26, 2017
October 24, 2017
November 9, 2017
December 14, 2017
January 23, 2018
February 27, 2018

Special meetings will be called as needed and will be posted in accordance with requirements of the Open Meetings Act (P.A. 267, 1976).

Darlene H. Friend

Village Deputy Clerk

Village of Empire is an Equal Opportunity Provider and Employer. Complaints of discrimination should be sent to: USDA, Director of Civil Rights, Washington DC 20250-9410

Persons with questions or individuals with disabilities requiring auxiliary aid or services to effectively participate in the meeting should contact the Deputy Clerk at 231-326-5466, Box 253 Empire, MI 49630 or at villageofempire@charterinternet.com

Suttons Bay Township Notice Of Adoption

Please take notice that the Suttons Bay Township Board, at the regular meeting on February 8, 2017 at 5:15 PM held at 95 W Fourth Street, Suttons Bay, Michigan, adopted Ordinance Nos. 1, 2, and 3 of 2017, that amend the Zoning Ordinance.

The following is a synopsis:

Ordinance No. 1 of 2017

An ordinance to amend Suttons Bay Township Zoning Ordinance by amending Article 2 Definitions, Article 3 General Provisions, Article 4 Agricultural District, Article 5 Residential District, and Article 23 Administration and Enforcement.

The term “multiple family” was corrected to “multi-family” in six places. A district boundary was adjusted at 12274 E. Lover’s Lane. Section 23.9 Declaration of a Zoning Moratorium was added in its entirety.

Ordinance no. 2 of 2017

An ordinance to amend Suttons Bay Township Zoning Ordinance by amending Article 2 Definitions, Article 3 General Provisions, and Article 4 Agricultural District.

A definition for “driveway” was added. Section 3.14.A was corrected to say that driveways are not subject to setbacks. Microbreweries were removed as an allowed special use in the Agricultural District.

Ordinance No. 3 of 2017

An ordinance to amend Suttons Bay Township Zoning Ordinance by amending Article 1, Title, Purpose, Enabling Authority and Conditions of Enactment, Article 19 Site Plan Review, Article 20 Special Land Use Permits, Article 21 Nonconformities, Article 22 Open, Article 23 Administration and Enforcement, Article 24 Zoning Board of Appeals, Article 25 Amendments, and Article 26 Severability, Vested Right, and Effective Date.

This is an update of the administrative articles of the Zoning Ordinance to insure that they comply with state statutes and that they are clear and concise.

These Ordinances shall become effective eight (8) days after publication in a newspaper of general circulation within the township.

The complete Ordinance is available at the Suttons Bay Township Office 95 W. Fourth Street, Suttons Bay, MI 49682 during regular office hours or online at www.leelanau.cc.

Sandra VanHuystee
Suttons Bay Township Clerk

Solon Township Parks and Recreation

The following is a synopsis of the Solon Township Parks and Recreation Plan 2017 approved at the regular board meeting on Thursday, February 9, 2017:

The Township of Solon has developed this Parks and Recreation Plan to serve as a guideline to improve recreation facilities and develop new recreational opportunities. To that end, this document forms the basis to guide policy for implementation of improvements and new initiatives that will meet the recreational goals and interests of the Solon Community.

The Solon Township Parks and Recreation Plan 2017 will go in to effect 8 days after publishing.

A full transcript may be viewed on the website at leelanau.cc or obtained by calling 231-228-7578 or by writing to STB, PO Box 253, Cedar, MI 49621.

Shirley I. Mikowski/ Clerk

Northport Village Zoning Board Of Appeals

Public Meeting

A special meeting of the Northport Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA)

Will be held on Thursday, March 2, 2017 at the Village Hall, 116 West Nagonaba Street at 4:00 p.m. Purpose of the hearing is to consider a request from Frank Goodroe, 122 West Third Street, Northport (property ID# (042- 450-066-00-10) for an appeal of the Village Zoning Administrator’s decision that a ‘rooming house’ rental use is in violation of the Village Zoning Ordinance, (CR-1) Commercial/Residential District. The appeal is for an interpretation of the Village Zoning Ordinance November 2006, Article 12, CR-1 Commercial/ Residential District, 12.02 Uses Permitted by Right.

You are encouraged to attend the public hearing. Any communication must be in writing directed the Village Clerk, PO Box 336, Northport, MI 49670

Leelanau County Road Commission Public Hearings

The Board of County Road Commissioners has scheduled public hearing during their Tuesday, February 21, 2017 regular meeting at 1:15 p.m. at the Suttons Bay garage located at 10550 E. Eckerle Road, Suttons Bay, Michigan.

The purpose of this public hearing is to listen to comments/questions concerning the proposed changes to the Road Commission’s Seasonal Road system.

Any questions about this hearing should be directed to the Road Commission office. To obtain a draft copy of the proposed revised list and a summary of the proposed changes, please contact Finance Manager Joe Nedow by email at jnedow@leelanauroads.org, or by phone at (231) 271- 3993 extension 223. Persons with disabilities requiring special needs are asked to notify the Road Commission 24 hours prior to this meeting.

Joel T. Nedow-Finance Manager

2:00 p.m. on January 4, 2017

Solon Township Notice To The Public Budget Meeting

The Solon Township Board will meet on Thursday, March 9, 2017 at the conclusion of the regular board meeting at the Cedar Fire Department meeting room, 8907 Railroad Ave., Cedar, MI. The purpose of the meeting is to work on the proposed budget for the fiscal year 2017-2018. “The property tax millage rate proposed to be levied to support the proposed budget will be a subject of this hearing.” Solon Township 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 at the meeting or public hearing upon 7 days notice to the Solon Township Board. Individuals with disabilities requiring auxiliary aids or services should contact the Solon Township Board by writing to STB, P.O. Box 253 Cedar, MI 49621 or calling 231-228-7578.

Shirley Mikowski
Solon Township Clerk

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