2018-08-30 / 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 Five of this week’s Leelanau Enterprise include:

 Suttons Bay Village council regular meeting synopsis for Aug. 20.

 Elmwood Township Zoning Ordinance to allow Utility Scale Solar Energy in certain zoning district. The board will consider this amendment at the meeting to be held on Sept. 10 at 6:00 p.m.

 Suttons Bay Village Adoption Of A New Zoning Ordinance August 20, 2018, the Village Council adopted the new Zoning Ordinance which will apply Village-wide. The new Zoning Ordinance will replace the existing Zoning Ordinance.

 Elmwood Township marina public input session Sept. 12 at 6:00 p.m.

 Bingham Township regular board meeting synopsis for Aug. 20.

 The Village of Northport Planning Commission will conduct a public hearing at its regular Planning Commission meeting on Sept. 19 at 7:00 p.m. The purpose of the hearing is to initiate the process relating to the use or disposition of the property located at 315 E. Seventh St.

 Solon Township board meeting synopsis for Aug. 9.

 Suttons Bay Township board meeting synopsis for Aug. 8.

 Leland Township board meeting synopsis for Aug. 13.

 Bingham Township notice of adoption of ordinance no. 01-082018 on Aug. 20. An amendment to no parking ordinance.

Public Notice

The Leelanau County Government Center will be closed on Monday, September 3, 2018, in observance of Labor Day.

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, Labor Day is a holiday and shall be observed.

Respectfully,

William J. Bunek, Chairman
Leelanau County Board of Commissioners

Suttons Bay Village Notice

Synopsis of Suttons Bay Village Council Regular meeting of August 20, 2018.

Regular meeting called to order at 5:30 p.m., by President Lutke. Quorum present.

Present: Bahle, Case, Christensen, Egan, Hylwa, Lutke and Suppes

Council approved payment of bills as presented by Treasurer DeVol.

Council approved the Village Council Regular meeting minutes of July 16, 2018 and July 24, 2018, as presented by Fay.

Council approved Zoning Ordinance 2 of 2018, with a unanimous affirmative roll call vote.

Council approved the contract with KAL Excavating Co, in the amount of $366,000 for the 2018 Wastewater Treatment Plant Liner Replacement Project, and approved the budget amendment for expenditures in the amount of $384,300 from the Wastewater Fund.

Council approved Contract Amendment #3 with Gosling Czubak Engineering Services, Inc. for $31,500. Council further approved the agreement with Floatation Docking Systems, Inc., in the amount of $505,192, with funds from the Marina Project Bond fund, and an amount of $31,000 for the optional improvements 1, 2, and 5 with funds from the Marina fund.

Council approved Change Order #2 with Fleis and Vandenbrink in the amount of $71,000, paid for through the SAW budget.

Council approved Ordinance 3 of 2018, adopting the Suttons Bay Downtown Development Authority Plan and Tax Increment Financing Plan, with an affirmative unanimous roll call vote.

Council approved Change Order #2 with UPEA Engineering & Architects in the amount of $32,950, for the TAP Grant project.

Council approved the Friends of the Library to landscape Marina Park grounds surrounding the Library per the submitted design, excluding the placement of a memorial, and that the fee for a License of Use be waived.

Council approved the Contract for Services regarding the NPDES Discharge Permit Renewal with Gosling Czubak Engineering Services, Inc. in an amount not to exceed $3,000, with funds from the Wastewater fund.

Council approved the Intergovernmental Agreement with Leelanau County Construction Codes and that the Village President be authorized to execute any/all documents relating to the National Flood Insurance Program, with an affirmative unanimous roll call vote.

Council approved to change the Village Council regular meeting time to begin at 5:00 p.m. for the months of September and October of 2018.

Council further agreed to change the Committee of the Whole meeting to November, with the three committee meetings moved to October.

The meeting adjourned at 6:29 p.m.

A full copy of the minutes can be found on the Village website at www.leelanau.cc/suttonsbayvill.asp or a copy can be viewed at the Village Hall.

Submitted by Lorrie DeVol, Village Treasurer

Elmwood Township Notice to the Public

CONSIDERATION OF ORDINANCE AMENDMENT

PLEASE TAKE NOTE that the Township Board of the Charter Township of Elmwood will consider the adoption of an amendment to the Zoning Ordinance, PC ZO 2017-04-01, a zoning ordinance amendment to amend the Elmwood Township Zoning Ordinance to allow Utility Scale Solar Energy in certain zoning district. The board will consider this amendment at the meeting to be held on September 10, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. at the Township Hall, 10090 E. Lincoln Road Traverse City, MI 49684. The ordinance may be viewed at the Township Hall at 10090 E. Lincoln Road, Traverse City, MI 49684 between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. and on the township website at leelanau.cc/elmwoodtwp.asp.

Public Notice

State Of Michigan
Department Of Environmental Quality
Water Resources Division
120 West Chapin Street
Cadillac, Michigan 49601-2158
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

TAKE NOTICE that the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality’s (MDEQ) Water

Resources Division (WRD) will hold a public hearing for the Al LeRoux application on

September 12, 2018, at 6:00pm at the Leelanau County Government Center, 8527 E

Government Center Drive, Suttons Bay, MI 49682.

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

Application for permit HND-M8EHBB1KD under Part 301, Inland Lakes and Streams, and Part 303, Wetlands Protection, of the Natural Resources and Environmental

Protection Act, 1994 PA 451, as amended (NREPA), by Applicant Al LeRoux, 2780

MacIntosh Lane, Bloomfield Hills, MI 48302. The applicant proposes to place approximately 73 cubic yards of riprap along 400 feet of shoreline and wetland to create a shoreline protection structure at 1344 S Lake Leelanau Drive, Lake Leelanau, Michigan. The project is located in T30N, R12W, Section 36, Suttons Bay Township, Leelanau County, Michigan.

The application is available for review on the MDEQ’s Website at: https:// miwaters.deq.state.mi.us/, or at the MDEQ, WRD, Cadillac District Office, 120 West Chapin Street, Cadillac, MI, 49601-2158, Cadillac, Michigan 49601- 2158, or by calling 231-876-4470. 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 and Section 30307 of Part 303 of the NREPA. 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: August 21, 2018

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.

Suttons Bay Village Notice

Public Notice Suttons Bay Village Adoption Of A New Zoning Ordinance

A new Zoning Ordinance regulating the development and use of land has been adopted by the Village Council of the Village of Suttons Bay in Leelanau County, Michigan. Please be advised that on August 20, 2018, the Village Council adopted the new Zoning Ordinance which will apply Village-wide.

The new Zoning Ordinance will replace the existing Zoning Ordinance, as amended, adopted on November 20, 2006. A full copy of the new Zoning Ordinance may be inspected, purchased, or reviewed at the Village of Suttons Bay’s offices during normal office hours, Monday through Thursday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., and Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., or by contacting the Village Clerk, Shar Fay at (231) 271- 3051.

The following is a summary of the new Zoning Ordinance which follows the Article titles and content in the ordinance:

ARTICLE 1: Title and Purpose

This Article identifies the ordinance, outlines its intent, describes content, states the legal basis, sets the effective date, and addresses the scope of authority.

ARTICLE 2: General Provisions for All Districts

This Article contains regulations and provisions that apply in some cases to all zoning districts and in other situations, to only certain zoning districts. Topics regulated include, without limitation, accessory buildings; access, driveways, and private streets; dwelling regulations; environmental protection; essential services; frontage; grading and excavation; height; mechanical equipment; parking of recreational equipment; principal use; setbacks, yards, lots, and parcels; sidewalks; temporary dwellings; temporary storage containers; temporary structures and uses; tents; traffic visibility; and walls and fences.

ARTICLE 3: Zoning Districts and Map

This Article identifies and groups the Village’s zoning districts, addresses the Zoning Map, discusses interpretations of the zoning district boundaries, sets the procedures for addressing uses not listed and similar uses, and sets the rules for the zoning of vacated and annexed areas of land.

ARTICLE 4: Residential Districts

This Article governs the Central Residential (CR), Newer Village Residential (NVR), Single-Family Waterfront Residential (SFWR), Hillside Residential (HR), and Waterfront Condominium (WC) zoning districts and deals with land uses, spatial requirements, and other applicable regulations.

ARTICLE 5: Mixed Use Districts

This Article governs the Central Business (CB), North Gateway (NG), South Gateway (SG), and Bay View (BV) zoning districts and deals with land uses, spatial requirements, form-based requirements, and other applicable regulations.

ARTICLE 6: Commercial and Industrial Districts

This Article governs the South Business (SB) and Warehouse Industrial (WI) districts and deals with land uses, spatial requirements, and other applicable regulations. {19084-005- 00080647.3}

ARTICLE 7: Special Areas

This Article governs the Public Lands (PL) district and deals with land uses and development standards.

ARTICLE 8: Planned Unit Development Districts

This Article governs the Planned Unit Development (PUD) districts and outlines qualifying conditions, uses, requirements, and processes for review and permitting.

ARTICLE 9: Specific Use Requirements

This Article includes specific requirements for certain identified land uses, including: accessory dwellings; accessory cafés, sales, outdoor dining, and entertainment; bed and breakfasts; civic buildings, places of public assembly, and places of worship; home occupations; multi-family developments; outdoor storage; permanent outdoor sales; primary caregiver facilities; sexually oriented businesses; temporary outdoor accessory sales; and wireless communications.

ARTICLE 10: Off-Street Parking and Loading

This Article contains regulations and requirements for off-street parking and loading, including minimum requirements for the number of spaces and design.

ARTICLE 11: Landscaping and Lighting

This Article governs minimum requirements for landscaping and lighting, as well as design and installation requirements.

ARTICLE 12: Signs

This Article governs and regulates signs. This Article outlines general requirements and the permitting process, and addresses nonconforming signs, exempt signs, permitted signs, temporary and portable signs, and sign illumination.

ARTICLE 13: Special Land Uses

This Article describes the permitting process and general standards for approval for those uses classified as special land uses.

ARTICLE 14: General Review Procedures

This Article describes all application processes, permit types, and levels of site plan review.

ARTICLE 15: Administration and Enforcement

This Article addresses the role of the Administrator, violations and penalties, noticing, and security requirements.

ARTICLE 16: Planning Commission and Village Council

This Article addresses the roles of the Planning Commission and Village Council as they relate to the Zoning Ordinance and the Zoning Map.

ARTICLE 17: Zoning Board of Appeals

This Article addresses the creation of the Zoning Board of Appeals, its duties, and the procedures and processes related to its responsibilities.

ARTICLE 18: Amendments and Validity

This Article addresses procedures and standards for amending the Zoning Ordinance and the Zoning Map, and outlines the conditional rezoning process. This Article also includes the repeal of the 2006 {19084-005- 00080647.3}

Zoning Ordinance, a savings clause, overview of pending zoning applications, and a validity and severability clause.

ARTICLE 19: Nonconformities

This Article governs, regulates, and recognizes the various lawful nonconforming vested use, structure, and lot rights.

ARTICLE 20: Definitions

This Article contains the definitions of various words, phrases, and terms for purposes of the Zoning Ordinance as well as indicating general rules of construction and interpretation.

The new Zoning Ordinance will be effective upon the expiration of seven (7) days after this notice appears in the newspaper as provided by law.

Any questions may be directed to the Village at P.O. Box 395, 420 N Front Street, Suttons Bay, MI 49682, or by calling the Village offices at (231) 271- 3051.

Respectfully submitted by,
Shar Fay
Village Clerk

Elmwood Township Notice to the Public

ELMWOOD TOWNSHIP MARINA PUBLIC INPUT SESSION

PLEASE TAKE NOTE that the Marina Committee and Park and Recreation Committee of the Charter Township of Elmwood will receiving public input on the proposed land-based redevelopment plan for the Elmwood Township Marina. The meeting will be held September 12, 2018 at 6:00 PM at the Elmwood Township Hall, 10090 E Lincoln Rd, Traverse City, MI. Copies of the documents/presentation for the meeting are available on the township website at leelanau.cc/elmwoodtwp. asp. Written comments can be submitted in writing to the above address or via email planner@elmwoodtownship.net.

Bingham Township Notice

Synopsis of Bingham Township Regular Board Meeting of August 20, 2018

Meeting called to order by Supervisor Werner at 7 pm

All Board members present: Gary McGhee, Sandra Grant, Midge Werner, Kathy Morio, Brad Saxton.

Agenda approved.

The Regular Board meeting minutes of July 16, 2018 were approved.

Approved request from Vineyard to Bay Race for $40 permit (will reimburse).

Accepted quote from Tobin & Company for annual township audit.

Amended off street parking ordinance.

Authorized purchase of laptop for Election use.

Approved payroll and vendor balance.

Authorized payment of $40 permit for Vineyard to Bay Race.

Meeting adjourned at approximately 8:05 pm

A complete copy of the minutes can be reviewed at the Township office or on the Township website.

Kathy Morio, Bingham Township Clerk

Northport Village Notice To The Public

The Village of Northport Planning Commission will conduct a public hearing at its regular Planning Commission meeting on September 19, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. in the village hall located at 116 W. Nagonaba Street, Northport, MI 49670.

The purpose of the hearing is to initiate the process relating to the use or disposition of the property located at 315 E. Seventh Street (042-234-050- 00), which is currently deeded for public purposes. The Planning Commission seeks to inform affected property owners of a potential change in usage and to solicit volunteers to serve on an independent citizen’s advisory committee to study suggestions for the site.

If you can’t attend this meeting and wish to participate, please write or notify the Planning Commission secretary at (231) 385-5182 ext. 12 or P.O. Box 336, Northport, MI 49670.

Solon Township Notice

Solon Township Board Meeting
Minutes Synopsis For 08/09/2018

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

All Board members were present.

Eleven guests were present.

The following actions were taken by the Board:

Approved the agenda as presented.

Approved the regular meeting minutes of 07/12/2018 as written.

Approved the Treasurer’s report and payment of vouchers.

Approved to accept the bid from Molon in the amount of $95,603.36 for the completion of the Vlack’s Pond Stream Crossing and Road Project.

Approved to pay up to $2,000.00 to have the circle drive repaired at the Solon Township Beach Park.

Approved to permit Larry Bruckner to purchase the walk behind lawn mower cart for $50.

Approved to accept the resignation from Susan Baatz as Solon Township Assessor.

Approved to hire Barbara Jones as the Solon Township Assessor with an annual salary of $16,600.

Meeting adjourned at 9:14 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

Public Notice

Schneiderman & Sherman, P.C., is attempting to collect a debt, any information obtained will be used for that purpose. MORTGAGE SALE – JENNIFER M. WILLIAMS, A SINGLE WOMAN, granted a mortgage to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. (“MERS”), solely as nominee for lender and lender’s successors and assigns, Mortgagee, dated November 2, 2009, and recorded on November 13, 2009, in Liber 1032, on Page 530, and assigned by said mortgagee to THE HUNTINGTON NATIONAL BANK, as assigned, Leelanau County Records, Michigan, on which mortgage there is claimed to be due at the date hereof the sum of One Hundred Twenty-Seven Thousand Five Hundred Ninety-Nine Dollars and Fifty-Six Cents ($127,599.56). 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 01:00 PM o’clock, on October 3, 2018 Said premises are located in Leelanau County, Michigan and are described as: Lot 27, Plat of New Neighborhood, according to the plat thereof as recorded in Liber 8 of Plats, Pages 135, 136, 137 and 138; as amended in Liber 8 of plats Page 150. 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 1360718

(08-30)(09-20)

Suttons Bay Township Notice

Synopsis of August 8, 2018 Board Meeting Minutes

The Suttons Bay Township Board held its regular meeting on August 8, 2018.

Present: Supervisor Bahle, Clerk VanHuystee, Treasurer Hartsveldt, Trustee Nixon, Trustee Slocombe

Absent: None

Reports received - Planning and Zoning, Facilities, and Parks and Recreation. Previous meeting minutes were approved and authorization was received to pay the bills. Adopted Ordinance No. 2 of 2018, Addressing Floodplain Management Provisions of the State Construction Code; adopted Resolution No. 2018-8 Michigan Community Resolution And Intergovernmental Agreement to Manage Floodplain Development for the National Flood Insurance Program as presented. Appointed Rich Bahle and Dan Penning to the Fire Board. 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

Bingham Township Notice

Township of Bingham
County of Leelanau, State of Michigan
Ordinance No. 01-082018
Adopted: August 20, 2018
Effective: September 22, 2018

Amendment To No Parking Ordinance

An Ordinance to amend the Township’s current No Parking Ordinance No. 01-092115, adopted September 21, 2015.

The Township of Bingham, Leelanau County, Michigan Ordains:

Section 1.

Section 4 of the No Parking Ordinance shall be amended to add the following new subsection B. and C. which states:

B. Prohibition of parking on the west side of County Road 641 (Lake Leelanau Drive) south of Bingham Road.

C. Prohibition of parking on the west side and east side of County Road 641 (Lake Leelanau Drive) north of Bingham Road.

From and after the effective date of this Ordinance, motor vehicle parking shall be prohibited on the west side of County Road 641 (Lake Leelanau Drive) 500 feet south from the intersection of Bingham Road and County Road 641 and on the east and west sides of County Road 641 (Lake Leelanau Drive) 500 feet north from the intersection of Bingham Road and County Road 641.

Section 2. Severability. The provisions of this ordinance are servable and if any part is declared void or unenforceable by a court of competent jurisdiction, the remaining parts shall remain in force.

Section 3. Effective Date. This ordinance shall take effect 30 days after its publication.

Suttons Bay Village Notice

Village Of Suttons Bay
Leelanau County, Michigan
Notice Of Ordinance Adoption And
Synopsis Of Ordinance

Public Notice Is Given that at a regular meeting held on August 20th, 2018, the Village Council of the Village of Suttons Bay adopted Ordinance No. 3 of 2018, entitled:

AN ORDINANCE TO ADOPT THE SUTTONS BAY DOWNTOWN DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY DEVELOPMENT PLAN AND TAX INCREMENT FINANCING PLAN PURSUANT TO SECTION 19 OF ACT 197, PUBLIC ACTS OF 1975, AS AMENDED.

The effect of Ordinance No. 3 of 2018 is summarized as follows:

Section 1. Comprises the Village’s adoption of the Village of Suttons Bay Downtown Development Authority Development Plan and Tax Increment Financing Plan (collectively, the “Plan”), as attached and incorporated by reference.

Section 2. Provides that any portion of the Ordinance found to be invalid does not affect the validity of the remainder.

Section 3. States that the Ordinance shall become effective 20 days after publication of this synopsis in a newspaper of general circulation within the Village.

Section 4. Provides that a copy of the Ordinance and Plan is available for inspection or copying at the Village of Suttons Bay Hall, 420 N Front Street, Suttons Bay, Michigan.

Date: August 24, 2018
Shar Fay, Clerk
Village of Suttons Bay

Leland Township Board Meeting

August 13, 2018—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 Lisa Brookfield, Treasurer Shirley Garthe, Trustee Tony Borden, Trustee Michael Collins and 54 guests present. The agenda was approved. Minutes were approved for the July 9, 2018 Meeting and July 20, 2018 Special Meeting. The Treasurer’s Report was approved. The following board actions were taken:

 Authorized Supervisor Susan Och to sign a purchase agreement for a ladder truck once it has had the necessary legal review and any issues have been resolved.

 Approval of Sunset Shores Easement Agreement with Marie Korson.

 Tabled authorization of $10,000 expenditure on Sunset Shores survey work.

 Approved The Boats on the Wall September 15, 2018 event and authorized Supervisor Och to enter into a Facilities Use Agreement with the Leland Historical Society.

Approved the September 15, 2018 Heritage Days Classic Car Exhibit Resolution R-18-18 and authorized Clerk Lisa Brookfield to apply for a road closure permit with Leelanau County Road Commission.

Board comment and public comment were heard. The meeting was adjourned at 10:14 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.

Lisa Brookfield, Leland Township Clerk

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