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UPDATED NOTICE
June 10, 2020

At the June 9, 2020 regular Township Board meeting held by Zoom the board has decided that all Saturday Trash Days for the 2020 year are canceled and all residents will take their trash directly to Modern Disposal. Please read the following:

All residents take their items to:

Modern Disposal

7245 S. Brooklyn Road

Napoleon, MI

Monday thru Friday from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm. and Saturday 8:00 am to 12:30 pm.

YOU WILL HAVE TO SCALE YOUR LOAD BOTH FULL AND EMPTY.

YOU MUST HAVE A TOWNSHIP TRANSFER STATION TICKET OR YOU WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE LOAD AND EXPECTED TO PAY AT THE TIME OF DUMPING AT THE SITE.

THE TICKET MUST HAVE YOUR NAME AND ADDRESS ON IT.

YOU WILL HAVE TO UNLOAD ALL YOUR ITEMS YOURSELF.

We hope that all residents will understand, we are trying to still offer a service but also making it safe and economical at the same time.

Please call to make arrangements to get your 4 free tickets if you have not already picked them up. Should you have any other questions please phone 522-8464:

Ext. 124 Supervisor Jim Stormont – jims@grasslakect.com

Ext 134 Treasurer Tom Loveland – toml@grasslakect.com

Ext 121 Clerk Cathy Zenz – cathyz@grasslakect.com


ALL MEETINGS WILL BE HELD ELECTRONICALLY.  TO RECEIVE INFORMATION TO CONNECT, PLEASE EMAIL sbray@grasslakect.com


This meeting will be held on Zoom due to safety concerns. The public can join by a request to Scott Bray sbray@grasslakect.com for the link or phone number for the meeting.

Public Notice

IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Grass Lake Charter Township Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a public hearing at the Grass Lake Charter Township Hall, 373 Lakeside Drive on August 13, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. The request for a variance is by Todd & Debra Gallagher for the property at 1179 S. Francisco Rd. Grass Lake Mi. The request is to build an accessory building closer to the side yard setback than is allowed. The request is to build on the portion of the parcel that is in front of the house, 5 ft. from the north property line. Section 5.04 requires 30 ft. setback which would require a 25 ft. variance. The property is zoned Ag. (Agricultural) and the parcel #000-10-36-201-001-03.
The property and request are more particularly described and on exhibit at the Grass Lake Charter Township Office and on the township’s website.

Written comments concerning the variance may be sent to the Grass Lake Charter Township Zoning Board of Appeals, 373 Lakes Dr. PO Box 216, Grass Lake, MI 49240 any time before the hearing date. The Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a regular meeting immediately after the public hearing.

Doug Lammers, Zoning Administrator

Chris Payne, Chairperson of the Zoning Board of Appeals

Variance Request Information


ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS

AGENDA

August 13, 2020

Call to order

Pledge to Flag

Roll Call

Approval of agenda

Approval of minutes from July 16, 2020 meeting

Public Hearing for variance request, Case #20-07-0010 Todd and Debra Gallagher

  1. Applicant presents request, Gallagher request
  2. Public comment
  3. Close Public Hearing

New Business:

  1. Case #20-07-0010
  2.  
  3.  

Old Business:

  1.  

Public Comment

Any other business

Adjournment


 

This meeting cannot be held at the Township office due to safety restrictions. It will be held on Zoom, contact Scott Bray at sbray@grasslakect.com to connect to this meeting.

PUBLIC NOTICE

Notice is hereby given that the Grass Lake Charter Township Planning Commission will hold a public hearing at the Grass Lake Charter Township Hall, 373 Lakeside Drive, on Thursday August 20, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. for the purpose of considering a Special Land Use Renewal, Section 14.07 HH, Removal and Processing of Topsoil, Stone, Rock, Water, Sand, Gravel, Lime or other Soil or Mineral Resources by Target Trucking 13598 Bohne Rd. Grass Lake Mi. 49240. Case #20-07-0011.

Written comments concerning the Renewal of the Special Land Use may be sent to Grass Lake Charter Township Planning Commission, 373 Lakeside Drive, P.O. Box 216, Grass Lake, MI 49240, any time before the hearing. The property and request are more particularly described and on exhibit at the Township Office and on the Township webpage. Grass Lake Charter Township Office is open Monday through Thursday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Doug Lammers, Zoning Administrator

Jere Hinkle Chairman, Grass Lake Charter Township Planning Commission


GRASS LAKE CHARTER TOWNSHIP, JACKSON COUNTY, MICHIGAN

REVISED POLICE POWER ORDINANCE NO. PPO-06

Municipal Ordinance Violation Bureau

NOTICE OF ORDINANCE ADOPTION

PPO-06

Please take notice that on April 14, 2020, the Township Board of Grass Lake Charter Township adopted the Revised Police Power Ordinance No. PPO-06. An ordinance to revise current PPO-06 providing for municipal civil infractions of certain township ordinances and penalties pursuant thereto; establishing procedures relating thereto; authorization of which township officials can issue civil infraction tickets and appearance tickets; penalties; and procedures relating to such matters.

Copies of the Ordinance may be obtained from Catherine Zenz, Grass Lake Charter Township Clerk, at 373 Lakeside Drive, Grass Lake, MI 49240 and on the Township’s website: http://www.grasslakect.com

Effective Date, which is 30 days after the Township’s notice of final adoption.

Published by Order of the Township Board

Grass Lake Charter Township, Jackson County, Michigan

Catherine Zenz, Grass Lake Charter Township Clerk

PPO-06 Information


2020.02.21 Grass Lake Charter Township Zoning Ordinance Amendment (Extraction)-7

GLCT Police Power Ordinance-12 MI Construction Codes

GLCT Zoning Ordinance CHAPTER 13


 

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