MEETING CALLED TO ORDER: 7:00 PM by Supervisor, Jim
PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE
MEMBERS PRESENT: Jim Boggio, John Clarkson, Donald Keith, Peter Van
Pelt, Gerald Johnson
MEMBERS ABSENT: None
MINUTES: May 12, 1997 reviewed. Two corrections to be made; 1) remove the word
'public' under New Business topic on Variance 2) add action taken regarding
the liquor fund. Motion to accept, Van Pelt, supported by Keith,
TREASURER'S REPORT: Reviewed and accepted
APPROVAL OF BILLS: Reviewed June expenditures; motion to accept, Keith, supported
by Van Pelt, vote unanimous
SUPERVISOR'S REMARKS AND CORRESPONDENCE:
Volunteer Fire Department - Mike Radigan
no problem with pursuing this issue.
Clarkson. Clarkson gave a presentation to explain the methods the board could use to raise
A) Special election; listing the project, mills needed, period of time based on the
taxable value would raise 14,000/mill
B) Special Assessment District; using State Equalized Value would raise 19,000/mill
by way of a Special Advisory Election of the township registered voters.
discussed and considered.
method to be considered.
'no' interest in purchasing a fire vehicle before pursuing the expense of an election, gather
the feedback and then the board could take further action based on the interest
of the community.
Van Pelt, supported by Johnson, vote unanimous.
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Hite. Clarkson volunteered to serve on the committee also. Boggio requested that a letter
be written by the VFD on EH letterhead explaining the need for this equipment and a
survey/questionnaire asking for the property owners
opinion on this matter.
VFD Auxiliary - Anna Royce (Absent)
Water & Well-head Committee - John Wakeman
present to the board for action.
commended John Wakeman and his committee for the amount of work that has been
done on this project. Motion to accept new rates (see proposal on file), by Keith, supported
by Van Pelt, vote unanimous
Cemetery Committee - John Pippenger (Absent)
'Receipt of Burial Rights' (See form on file). Holders should expect this in the mail within
a week or so.
Solid Waste Committee - Bruce Olson
that he and Gary Everest, landfill manager, decide what is needed and go ahead and put
Beach Committee - Fred Kellow (Absent)
Recreation Committee - Barb Sickler
Van Pelt, supported by Johnson, vote unanimous
activities to follow. The 'Popeye' Run will be July 5th. Meet at 8:30 am at the ball yard.
Volunteers are needed. Please call Barb Sickler, Nancy Wakeman, or Mary Beyers to help
donate the sand and Boggio will ask Kesanen to excavate it.
Boggio agreed to the purchase of the equipment with the funds to come from his township
expense account. Est. cost $450.00.
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regulations are enforced as well as local regulations on property/land division. Townships
are required to approve/disapprove property owners requests for land development. A
roll-call approval was made; Boggio, yes, Clarkson, yes, Johnson, yes, Keith, yes, Van Pelt,
yes. (See Enrolled Senate Bill #112 Act #591, Public Acts of 1996 on file)
interested parties, the township will not take action on this issue.
resident, Laura Anderson, to send registered letter to the estate's attorney in Florida, that
the township will hold him liable if anyone becomes injured while on this property, because
of the condition it's in. Perhaps we will hear from him on this matter, since he has avoided
all other correspondence.
letter to be sent to the road commission stating that the township has no objection to action
needed to take action on this issue.
only and be removed from said property at the request of the Harbor. Motion to allow the
the firetruck to be placed on display was made by Johnson, supported by Clarkson, vote
ADJOURNMENT: Motion Johnson,
supported by Keith, vote unanimous 9:20 pm
John M. Clarkson, Clerk James Boggio, Supervisor