2017-09-21 / Public Notices

Public Notices

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:

 Cleveland Township zoning ordinance to amend article III definitions and amend section 4.10 to provide for definitions of and provisions permitting the erection, use, and maintenance of signs within the township.

 Cleveland Township Board synopsis of the Sept. 12 meeting.

 Leland Township Board synopsis of the Sept. 11 meeting.

 Bingham Township Planning Commission will conduct a Public Hearing on Oct. 5 at 6:30 p.m. to discusss the application submitted by K & K Farms Group, LLC, for a winery/ cidery tasting room.

 Leelanau Conservation District, on Nov. 9, between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., to hold an Annual Meeting and Director’s Election.

 Leelanau Township Board synopsis of the Sept. 12 meeting.

Cleveland Township Notice Of Adoption Of Amendment

To The Cleveland Township

Zoning Ordinance

An ordinance to amend article III definitions and amend section 4.10 signs of article iv of the Cleveland Township zoning ordinance to provide for definitions of and provisions permitting the erection, use, and maintenance of signs within the township.

Notice is hereby given that on September 12, 2017 an amendment to the Cleveland Township Zoning Ordinance was adopted by the legislative body of the Township of Cleveland.

This ordinance shall become effective 14 days following publication of this Notice of Adoption in the Leelanau Enterprise.

A copy of the Cleveland Township Ordinance No. 2017-02 may be inspected at 955 W. Harbor Highway, Maple City, Michigan 49664 by appointment or on the township website at www.leelanau.cc/clevelandtwp.asp.

Dated: September 14, 2017

Jan Nowak, Township Clerk

Cleveland Township Board Proceedings

The following is a synopsis of the September 12, 2017, meeting of the Cleveland Township board. The complete minutes are available from the Township Clerk. Supervisor Stein called the meeting to order at 7:00 p.m. Four members were present, Bill Olsen was absent, as well as seven guests.

Agenda was approved as presented.

Approved minutes of the August 8, 2017 meeting.

Received Treasurer’s report and approved payment of bills.

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

Received Cedar Area Fire and Rescue Board report.

The accepted the responsibility of accepting the Master Plan when it is presented to them.

The board adopted the amendment to the Cleveland Township Zoning Ordinance, 2017-02, an Ordinance to amend Article III definitions and amend Section 4.10 signs of Article IV of the Cleveland Township Zoning Ordinance to provide for definitions of and provisions permitting the erection, use and maintenance of signs with the township.

Public comment was held. The meeting was adjourned at 7:50 p.m.

Jan Nowak, Cleveland Township Clerk

Leland Township Board Meeting

September 11, 2017 — 7:00 p.m.

Leland Township Library Munnecke Room, 203 E. Cedar St., Leland, MI

The meeting was called to order by Supervisor Susan Och, with Clerk Jane Keen, Treasurer Shirley Garthe, Trustee Tony Borden and 11 guests present. The agenda was amended and approved. Minutes were amended and approved for August. The Treasurer’s Report was approved. The following board actions were taken:

• Approved request for Leland Township Fire & Rescue to enter into an agreement with West Shore Services, Inc. for the inspection and annual preventative maintenance agreement for the community alert and notification equipment.

• Approved request for Leland Township Fire & Rescue to enter into an agreement with Advanced Surveillance Group, Inc. to perform background checks on the Fire and Rescue applicants.

• Approved request from the Lake Leelanau Lake Association to install a measuring stake on the shore of Suelzer Park.

• Set date for Sunset Shores Special Assessment Workshop for September 25, 2017, 1:30pm @ Leland Township Office.

• Approved Resolution to authorize Consumers Energy to make changes in the lighting services (in reference to Hwy 204 electric streetlights) as provided in the Standard Lighting Contract.

• Approved reappointment of Tony Borden to Zoning Board of Appeals with term expiring in September 2018.

• Approved reappointment of Merry Ball to Zoning Board of Appeals with term expiring in September 2020.

• Approved reappointment of Sherrie Hardie to Zoning Board of Appeals with term expiring in September 2020.

• Approved bills and accounts

Board comment and public comment were heard. The meeting was adjourned at 8:37 p.m. Minutes are on file at the Leland Township Office, 123 N. St. Joseph St., Lake Leelanau, and on the township Web site at www.leelanau.cc/ lelandtwp.asp.

Jane M. Keen, Leland Township Clerk

Bingham Township Notice Of Public Hearing

Please take notice that the Bingham Township Planning Commission will conduct a Public Hearing and consider the following request on Thursday, October 5, 2017, at 6:30 p.m. at the Bingham Township Hall, 7171 S. Center Highway, Traverse City, MI 49684:

Application submitted by K & K Farms Group, LLC, 430 Lakeside Drive, Birmingham, MI 48009, for a Special Land Use Permit for a winery/cidery tasting room (Two K Cidery) at 3890 S. West Bayshore Drive, Suttons Bay, MI 49682.

Property Nos. 45-001-010-001-00, 45-001-010-002-10, & 45-001-010-002- 20

The Application and Site Plans may be examined at the Suttons Bay / Bingham Office of Planning and Zoning at Suttons Bay Township Office, 321 C, St. Joseph St., Suttons Bay, MI 49682 during regular business hours. Written comments may be sent to the Bingham Township Planning Commission, 7171 S. Center Highway, Traverse City, MI 49684 and will be received until the time of the hearing or by email to zoningadmin@suttonsbaytwp.com.

Catherine Jasinski, Secretary

Bingham Township Planning Commission

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

Leelanau Conservation District Notice

Notice of Annual Meeting and Election of Directors

To all residents of the Leelanau Conservation District, notice is hereby given that on Thursday, November 9, 2017, between the hours of 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m., an Annual Meeting and Director’s Election will be held at the Board Meeting Room, on the first floor, in the Leelanau County Government Center. On the 21st day of September, 2017 being forty-five (45) days prior to the date of the annual meeting, absentee ballots are available for voting in this election by writing to or calling the Conservation District Office located at 8527 E. Government Center Dr., Suttons Bay, Michigan, 49682, phone 231-256-9783, during regular business hours of the District which are between the hours of 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Voting will also take place at the Annual Meeting.

Director Candidates for 2 four (4) year terms are:

James Lautner

Denis Garvin

To vote in the election you must be a resident of the District (Leelanau County), be of legal voting age and demostrate residency in the District via one (1) piece of identification.

Meeting agenda items will include introductions of Board members and staff, a presentation on the Hunting Access Program, a report on the State of the District, and approval of the Treasurers Report.

James C. Lautner

Chairman

Leelanau Conservation District

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 Carolyn Taylor, AKA, Carolyn D. Taylor and Louis Coomans, wife and husband, mortgagor(s), to Fifth Third Mortgage Co., Mortgagee, dated July 26, 2016, and recorded on August 18, 2016 in Liber 1269 on Page 462, in Leelanau county records, Michigan, on which mortgage there is claimed to be due at the date hereof the sum of Two Hundred Nineteen Thousand One Hundred Seven and 53/100 Dollars ($219,107.53).

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 October 6, 2017.

Said premises are situated in Township of Empire, Leelanau County, Michigan, and are described as: Part of the West 1/2 of the East 1/2 of Section 32, Town 28 North, Range 13 West, Kasson Township, Leelanau County, Michigan, more fully described as: Commencing at the South Quarter corner of said Section 32; thence North 87 degrees 51 minutes 35 seconds West, 662.91 feet (recorded as 662.96 feet) along the South line of Section 32 and the centerline of E. Pettingill Road; thence North 01 degrees 05 minutes 20 seconds East, 1317.52 feet (recorded as North 01 degrees 03 minutes 50 seconds East) to the point of beginning; thence North 87 degrees 53 minutes 57 seconds West, 661.36 feet to the centerline of W. Armstrong Lake Trail and the West Eighth Line; thence North 01 degrees 09 minutes 21 seconds East, 661.00 feet (recorded as North 01 degrees 07 minutes 39 seconds East) along said West Eighth Line and centerline of W. Armstrong Lake Trail; thence South 87 degrees 48 minutes 41 seconds East, 660.61 feet; thence South 01 degrees 05 minutes 20 seconds West, 660.00 feet to the point of beginning.

Together with and subject to a nonexclusive Master Road Easement “A”, a 66 foot wide private road known as W. Armstrong Lake Trail, more fully described in a survey by Mitchell and Associates, recorded in Liber 4 of Surveys, Page 237-242, Leelanau County Records.

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: September 7, 2017

For more information, please call:

FC J (248) 593-1311

Trott Law, P.C.

Attorneys For Servicer

31440 Northwestern Hwy Ste. 200

Farmington Hills, Michigan 48334- 5422

File #471339F01

(09-07)(09-28)

Public Notice

FORECLOSURE NOTICE RANDALL S. MILLER & ASSOCIATES, P.C. MAY BEADEBT COLLECTORATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT AND ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED MAY BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. IF YOU ARE A MILITARY SERVICEMEMBER ON ACTIVE DUTY NOW OR IN THE PRIOR NINE MONTHS, PLEASE CONTACT OUR OFFICE. Mortgage Sale - Default has been made in the conditions of a certain mortgage made by Omar Roman and Audrey Roman, husband and wife to Fifth Third Mortgage - MI, LLC, Mortgagee, dated February 6, 2013, and recorded on February 12, 2013, in Liber 1154, Page 96, Leelanau County Records, said mortgage was corrected by Affidavit of Correction recorded April 26, 2013 in Liber 1163, Page 8, Leelanau County Records, said mortgage was assigned to Fifth Third Mortgage Company by an Assignment of Mortgage dated October 08, 2013 and recorded October 09, 2013 in Liber 1180, Page 576, on which mortgage there is claimed to be due at the date hereof the sum of One Hundred Sixty-Six Thousand Eight Hundred Ninety-Nine and 95/100 ($166,899.95) including interest at the rate of 3.37500% per annum. 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 venue, at the place of holding the Circuit Court in said Leelanau County, where the premises to be sold or some part of them are situated, at 11:00 AM on September 29, 2017. Said premises are situated in the Township of Bingham, Leelanau County, Michigan, and are described as: Unit 21, Pathways of Suttons Bay, according to the Master Deed recorded in liber 1923, page 800, Leelanau County Records, as amended, and designated as Leelanau County Condominium Subdivision Plan No. 144, together with rights in the general Common elements and the limited common elements as shown on the Master Deed and as described in Act 59 of the Public Acts of 1978, as amended. Commonly known as: 2755 S Pine Meadow Path, Suttons Bay, MI 49682 If the property is eventually sold at foreclosure sale, the redemption period will be 6.00 months from the date of sale unless the property is abandoned or used for agricultural purposes. If the property is determined abandoned in accordance with MCL 600.3241 and/ or 600.3241a, the redemption period will be 30 days from the date of sale, or 15 days after statutory notice, whichever is later. If the property is presumed to be used for agricultural purposes prior to the date of the foreclosure sale pursuant to MCL 600.3240, the redemption period is 1 year. Pursuant to MCL 600.3278, if the property is sold at a foreclosure sale, the borrower(s) 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. TO ALL PURCHASERS: The foreclosing mortgagee can rescind the sale. In that event, your damages are, if any, limited solely to the return of the bid amount tendered at sale, plus interest. Dated: August 31, 2017 Randall S. Miller & Associates, P.C. Attorneys for Fifth Third Mortgage Company 43252 Woodward Avenue, Suite 180, Bloomfield Hills, MI 48302, (248) 335-9200 Case No. 17MI00598-1 (08-31)(09-21)

Leelanau Township Board Meeting

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 7:00 p.m.

Leelanau Township Hall

119 E. Nagonaba St.

Northport, MI 49670

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

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

Agenda set as amended.

Public Comments were heard from Victor Goldschmidt, Leelanau County Planning Commission, on the township sign ordinance, marijuana informational meeting Thursday, September 21, 2017 at 6:30p.m. at Leelanau County Court House, necessity of township to adopt an ordinance to allow fabrication or not allow for marijuana and what can be done for affordable housing funds. Allan Dalzell, Christmas Cove and passed out pictures of Cove with a drawing of a suggested idea to help hold the sand from erosion. Mike Stoffel, thanked the rescue squad for the call made to his home. Betsy Mallek, talk about a representative from the County on the NLTUA (Northport/Leelanau Township Utility Authority) council.

Approved minutes of August 8, 2017 Regular Board Meeting as amended.

Approved minutes of August 22, 2017 Special Board Meeting as amended.

Approved current bills in the amount of $51,234.44 as presented.

Reports were heard from Steve Bailey, Leelanau County Sheriff Department; John Gallagher, Leelanau County Treasurer; Nellie Danke, Leelanau Township Library; and Ben Purdy, Facility Manager. Received a report from Hugh Cook, Emergency Services and accepted as presented.

Tabled Peterson Park hand pump well until more information is received.

Tabled a tuition request until the regular board meeting in October.

Discussed Bond Revenue Proposal, Christmas Cove, Recycle and NLTUA Report.

Public Comment was heard from Betsy Mallek, clarity on how appointment process to NLTUA works, recycle, more discussion on sewer; Mike Stoffel, suggested to put someone from County on NLTUA so questions could be answered; Rick Cross, kind of people in the start of the sewer, ordinance saying the township can’t do what it is doing, SAD (Sewer Assessment District) is solely responsible for bond and fairest tax is to all to get the loan paid off through millage over once and not go to the voters twice; Barbara Weber, asked why legal work was needed to get another representative on the sewer authority, suggested putting recycle station by sewer plant; Allan Dalzell, asked to talk to Gary Fredrickson and Ben Purdy about Christmas Cove; Dave Canfield, asked why township is paying 20% on sewer when they only have 15% in the sewer. Canfield also asked for a copy of the sewer contract.

A letter was received from Tressa DeVrou expressing gratitude and patience on a fire at a mobile home.

Supervisor announced a Special Board Meeting for Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at 10:00a.m.

Meeting adjourned at 9:27p.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

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