2017-11-02 / 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 meeting synopsis for October 24.

 Solon Township board meeting synopsis for October 12.

 Glen Arbor Township board meeting synopsis for September 19.

 Solon Township board meeting synopsis for October 11.

 Kasson Township Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on November 20 at 7:00 p.m. The purpose of the hearing will be to consider the renewal of three Special Use Permits for Earth Removal, Gravel Processing, and Mining Operations, for two years.

 The Leelanau County Government Center will be closed on Friday November 10, 2017, in observance of Veterans Day.

 The Tribal Court For The Grand Traverse Band Of Ottawa & Chippewa Indians on February 5 9:00 a.m. a trial will be heard to establish the location of the accident or disaster, the cause of death, and date of the presumed decedent’s death, and if possible, the time of death for Augustine Lee Floyd

Public Notice


Communities Served: Township of Bingham, MI.

Effective on or after December 5, 2017, the following changes will be made to your channel lineup:

FXX on channels 105 & 807 will move from Digi Tier 1/Premier to Spectrum Select/Standard TV.

For a complete channel lineup, visit spectrum.com/channels. To view this notice online, visit spectrum.net/programmingnotices

Public Notice


MORTGAGE SALE - Default has been made in the conditions of a mortgage made by Michael W. Schaub, and Corey Ann Kelenske, husband and wife, to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., as nominee for lender and lenders successors and/or assigns, Mortgagee, dated June 26, 2003 and recorded July 2, 2003 in Liber 743, Page 915. Said mortgage is now held by Federal National Mortgage Association, by assignment. There is claimed to be due at the date hereof the sum of One Hundred One Thousand Four Hundred Forty-Two and 43/100 Dollars ($101,442.43), including interest at 5.5% 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 vendue at the place of holding the circuit court within Leelanau County, Michigan at 11:00 AM on DECEMBER 1, 2017.

Said premises are located in the Township of Centerville, Leelanau County Michigan, and are described as:

Part of the West Half of the West Half of the Southwest quarter commencing at the Southwest corner, thence East 283.67 feet; thence North 7 degrees 10 minutes 30 seconds West, 758.41 feet; thence North 12 degrees 49 minutes 50 seconds West, 1083.57 feet to centerline of County Road 645; thence East, 4.65 feet to West line of Section 3; thence North 1 degree 30 minutes West along the West line of Section 3, 281.27 feet to point of beginning; thence East 653.87 feet; thence South 0 degrees 37 minutes 40 seconds East 260.89 feet; thence East to West North-South oneeight line, 20 feet, more or less; thence North 1 degree 30 minutes West, 260.89 feet; thence continuing Northerly to center section line; thence Westerly 670 feet, more or less; thence Southerly on West section line to point of beginning. Being in Section 3, Township 29 North, Range 12 West.

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. TO ALL PURCHASERS: The foreclosing mortgagee can rescind the sale. In that event, your damages, if any, are limited solely to the return of the bid amount tendered at sale, plus interest.

If the property is sold at foreclosure sale, 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 damage to the property during the redemption period.

Dated: November 2, 2017
Orlans PC
Attorneys for Servicer
P.O. Box 5041
Troy, MI 48007
File No. 17-013360

Leelanau Township Board Meeting

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 11:00 a.m.
Leelanau Township Hall
119 E. Nagonaba St.
Northport, MI 49670

Purpose Of The Board Meeting Was To Reschedule The Cancelled October 10, 2017 Regular Board Meeting And Handle Agenda Items From That Meeting.

Supervisor Scripps called the meeting to order at 11:00 am.

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

Agenda set as amended.

Public Comments were heard from Rick Cross, talked about military and civilian rank which lead into a meeting he attended, Leadership Team, and some of the things they would like to see done in the township vs what the township has before them such as the sewer debt and the difference in percentages between the Village of Northport and Leelanau Township. Cross commented on the time of the rescheduled meeting. Allan Dalzell dittoed what Rick Cross said. Dalzell commented on the situation at Christmas Cove. Paul Rebori commented on the time of the meeting. Discussion ensued on rescheduled and special meeting times the meeting is held.

Approved minutes of September 12, 2017 Regular Board Meeting as presented.

Approved minutes of September 19, 2017 Special Board Meeting as corrected.

Approved current bills in the amount of $91,152.97 as presented.

Reports were heard from Galen Leighton, Planning Commission and Parks and Recreation Committee; Hugh Cook, Emergency Services and Ben Purdy, Facilities Manager.

Tabled Cemetery lot buy back until November meeting.

Turned down request for reimbursement of $8,000 for ALS classes from 2015-2016.

Approved bid from Northwest Masonry for Peterson Park Project not to exceed $4,700.

Approved bid from Forrester Maintenance for construction of a steel leaf box dump trailer not to exceed $2,950.

Discussed and approved the purchase of an ALS e700 Transport Ventilator from Bound Tree for an amount not to exceed $6,000.

Discussed a Home Wellness Check Plan Program for EMS and approved establishing the program as outlined.

Discussed and authorized the Supervisor to write up a statement for the Township Personnel Policy for 10% of premium of vision and dental plan, with health insurance, to be charged to participating employee’s paychecks each month.

Discussed possible solutions for length of driveways to homes in the township vs length of hose for the Fire Departments in case of an event and what could be done.

Public Comment was heard from Paul Rebori, shoreline protection; Hugh Cook, Omena buoys; Campbell McLeod, asked about recycle and a motion at the County for septic system inspections at point of a sale and township board’s thought. Phillis Rebori, Board should ask Steve Patmore about marijuana information as he went to several programs on the subject.

Meeting adjourned at 1:11 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

Public Notice

In The Tribal Court For The Grand Traverse Band Of Ottawa & Chippewa Indians

Case No. 2017-2820-CV-CV

Court Address: 2605 North West Bay Shore Drive, Peshawbestown, MI 49682 Court Phone: (231) 534-7050

IN THE MATTER OF: Augustine Lee Floyd 05/20/1989.

TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS, including but not limited to Augustine Lee Floyd, whose last address is unknown and whose interest in the matter may be bared or affected by the following:

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that on February 5, 2018, at 9:00 a.m. in the Grand Traverse Band Tribal Court, located at 2605 North West Bay Shore Drive in Peshawbestown, Michigan, 49682, trial will be heard to establish the location of the accident or disaster, the cause of death, and date of the presumed decedent’s death, and if possible, the time of death.

October 24, 2017
Kaylyn Rose Raphael & Zachariah
Augestine Raphael
2202 Nishnahbah Mikun
Peshawbestown, MI 49682
Cameron A. Fraser (P71403)
814 South Garfield Avenue, Suite A
Traverse City, MI 49686
(231) 947-0122

Solon Township Board Notice

Meeting Minutes Synopsis For 10/12/2017

Supervisor Lautner opened the regular meeting at 7:00 pm with the Pledge of Allegiance.

All Board members were present.

Fourteen guests were present.

The following actions were taken by the Board:

Approved the agenda with one addition under New Business

Approved the regular meeting minutes from 09/14/2017 as written.

Approved the Treasurer’s report and payment of vouchers

Adopted a Uniform Service Local Franchise Agreement between the Township of Solon and Charter Communications for a period of ten years without imposing any fees.

Approved to reimburse Samuel Rosinski/42 Degrees the escrow fee of $3,000.00.

Meeting adjourned at 7:57 pm.

A full transcript may be obtained by calling 231-228-7578 or writing STB, PO Box 253, Cedar, MI 49621.

Shirley I. Mikowski/ Clerk

Glen Arbor Township Board Regular Meeting

September 19, 2017 Minutes Synopsis

Township Supervisor, Peter Van Nort, called the meeting to order at 7:30 p.m. in the Glen Arbor Town Hall meeting room. All board members were present. The Pledge of Allegiance was recited. The agenda was presented and approved. The minutes of the 8/15/17 Regular Meeting were approved as presented. The minutes of the Special Joint Meeting of 9/1/2017 were presented and approved. The minutes of the Public Hearing of 9/19/2017 were presented and approved. Public Comments: None. The Treasurer reported 8/31/17 cash on hand - $2,495,716.40. General Fund: Expenses $131,882.84. Payroll $14,940.21. Emergency Services: Expenses $146,839.84. Payroll $78,975.21, both General Fund payroll and expenses and Emergency Services payroll and expenses were approved to be paid by motion. Emergency Services Advisory Commission Report: Ron Calsbeek. Fire Chief Operations Report: Chief Dodson. The Zoning Administrators Report: submitted in writing. The Monthly Assessors Report: submitted in writing. The correspondence was reviewed and accepted as presented. Unfinished business: Kurt Luedtke – 911 address response, 2018- 2019 Emergency Services Budget & Millage, Capital to joint Empire/Glen Arbor account, Redevelopment Ready report, Principals of Governance, Park Bond. New business: Electronic Filing being researched, electronic township sign, proposed capital improvement town hall, life ring box, MTA on the Road seminar, MTA request to profile Glen Arbor Township, redevelopment ready committee. Planning Commission Report: John Peppler. Public Comments: None. Board Member Comments: None. Supervisor Comments: None. The meeting was adjourned by Supervisor Van Nort at 8:55 p.m. Minutes respectfully submitted by Lori Nash, Glen Arbor Deputy Clerk.

State of Michigan
Probate Court
County of Leelanau
Notice to Creditors
Decedents Estate
File No. 17-12643-DE

Estate of Alexander Paul Maclellan, Deceased Date of Birth: 10/25/1956


NOTICE TO ALL CREDITORS: The decedent, Alexander Paul Maclellan, died 09/26/2017.

Creditors of the decedent are notified that all claims against the estate will be forever barred unless presented to Alexander J. MacLellan, peronsal representative, or to both the probate court at 8527 E. Government Center Drive, Suite 203, Suttons Bay, Michigan 49682 and the personal representative within 4 months after the date of publication of this notice.

Alexander J. MacLellan
109 Harbors Way
Boynton Beach, Florida 33435
Blaise Repasky P19369
22333 Allen Road
Woodhaven, Michigan 48183

Kasson Township Planning Commission Notice of Public Hearing

The Kasson Township Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Monday, November 20, 2017 starting at 7:00 PM, in the Kasson Township Hall, 10988 S Newman Rd, Maple City

The purpose of the hearing will be to consider the renewal of three Special Use Permits for Earth Removal, Gravel Processing, and Mining Operations, for two years. In addition, all three applicants are seeking an upgrade to their respective Site Plans, allowing for expanded operations.

Specifically, an Application for Renewal has been submitted by Elmer’s Real Estate Co. (Hulbert Pit), Duane and Mary Newman (Newman Gravel Pit), and Charles and Marilyn Flaska (Leelanau Redi-Mix) for the parcel(s)


007-021-013-05 1033 W Kasson Center Rd. Elmer’s

007-021-001-00 1033 W Kasson Center Rd. Elmer’s

007-028-001-00 11900 S. Newman Rd. Newman

007-027-003-00 11900 S. Newman Rd. Newman

007-021-008-00 11900 S. Newman Rd. Newman

007-028-003-00 12488 S. Newman Rd. Flaska

007-027-006-00 12488 S. Newman Rd. Flaska

Kasson Township will provide necessary and reasonable accommodation, to individuals with disabilities by contacting the Kasson Township Clerk, Traci Cruz, at, (231) 883-1366; or by U.S. mail, PO Box 62,Maple City, MI 49664; or by e-mail kassontwpclerk@gmail.com. Please include how to contact you, your name, and the meeting for which you require accommodation. This request should be made at least 10 days before the meeting.

For a copy of the Application for Renewal, please contact the Kasson Township Planning Commission Recording Secretary by phone (231)228-6060,or email kassontwprecsec@gmail.com.

This notice was posted by Charles Schaeffer, Kasson Township Planning Commission Recording Secretary, to comply with a) Sections 4 and 5 of Michigan Open Meetings Act (MCL 15.265), on the bulletin board outside the Township Hall, and published in The Leelanau Enterprise, at least 15 days before the hearing.

Chuck Schaeffer

Kasson Township Planning Commission

Recording Secretary

Public Notice

The Leelanau County Government Center will be closed on Friday November 10, 2017, in observance of Veterans Day.

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

William J. Bunek, Chairman

Leelanau County Board of Commissioners

Suttons Bay Township Public Notice

Suttons Bay Township – Synopsis of October 11, 2017 Regular Board Meeting

The Suttons Bay Township Board held a regular meeting on October 11, 2017. Present: Supervisor Bahle, Clerk VanHuystee, Treasurer Hartesvelt, and Trustees Nixon and Slocombe. Absent: None.

Approved agenda. Reports received. Approved the Minutes and paying the bills. Approved bid for installation of rain gutters on the township hall building. Authorized township treasurer to pay for the township’s share for lighting the Hansen Plaza Sign. Adopted 4 Ordinances, approving 4 zoning ordinance amendments. Adopted the March 2017 Township Audit for 2016-2017 fiscal year. Authorized the township assessor to attend tax tribunal meeting and to be reimbursed for costs.

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

Return to top