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CANCELLATION OF BOARD MEETING

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The December 22, 2014 Township Board meeting is cancelled due to lack of agenda items.

Carol Hulka, Clerk
Fruitport Charter Township

 

 

 

12/08/2014 Board Meeting Minutes

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FRUITPORT CHARTER TOWNSHIP BOARD OF TRUSTEES
MEETING MINUTES OF DECEMBER 08, 2014

A work session of the Fruitport Charter Township Board began at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, December 8, 2014, in the township board room.

 

Members Present: Carol Hulka, Clerk; Rose Dillon, Treasurer; Trustee Ron Becklin, Dave Markgraf, and Chuck Whitlow. Member Absent: Marjorie Nash, Trustee--excused

At 7:00 p.m., Supervisor Werschem opened the regular meeting with the Pledge of Allegiance followed with a prayer.

Also Present: 0-employees; 0-residents, and Public Safety Director, Doctor

The meeting minutes of November 24, 2014, regular meeting, were approved as presented.
The meeting minutes of November 24, 2014, closed session, were approved as presented.

The meeting agenda for December 8, 2014 board meeting was approved as presented.

CORRESPONDENCE / REPORTS

The Board received the following:
a. Fruitport Charter Township Clerk, Carol Hulka, has attained the Certified Michigan Municipal Clerk
(CMMC) certification through the Michigan Association of Municipal Clerks.

b. Fruitport Township Parks & Recreation minutes for October 2014.

c. MTA Legislative updates.

d. Revenue and Expenditure report for period ending 10/32/2014

 

PUBLIC COMMENTS

– none received

UNFINISHED BUSINESS

14-126 Adoption- Zone Change / 3721 Ida

Rose Dillon moved, Chuck Whitlow seconded, MOTION CARRIED, to amend the Township’s zoning map by changing the zoning classification as follows: from B-3 Business District to B-2 Business District. Property information: Parcel #61-15-800-000-0012-00 or 3721 Ida, Fruitport, M I 49415.

Reasons for changing the zoning classification:

a. Requested zoning will not result in spot zoning.
b. Requested zoning will not be inconsistent with the surrounding property.

c. Property does have to be rezoned in order to be reasonably used as a conforming use.
d. Requested zoning would have the following effect on surrounding property values: remains the same.
e. Requested zoning would have the following effect on the market value of the property in question:
remains the same or possibly increase due to a conforming use.
f. Requested zoning would be consistent with the general trend of future building and population growth in
the area.

g. Requested zoning would be consistent with the Master Plan.

h. Rezoning will take the property from B-3, pre-existing, non-conforming to conforming under B-2 with a
square footage above the required 15,000 sq. ft. and frontage of 100’-o" or greater.

This constitutes the second and final reading. The Ordinance number 786.

Ayes: Dillon, Whitlow, Markgraf, Hulka, Becklin, Werschem Nays: None

NEW BUSINESS

14-127 Police Department Vacancy

Brian Werschem moved, Dave Markgraf seconded, MOTION CARRIED, to promote part-time officer Rob Adkins to full-time effective 12/08/2014. Officer Adkins is filling a full-time position due to a vacancy.

Ayes: Werschem, Markgraf, Whitlow, Becklin, Dillon, Hulka Nays: None

14-128 Budget Adjustments

Rose Dillon moved, Ron Becklin seconded, MOTION CARRIED, to approve the budget adjustments as presented.

Ayes: Dillon, Becklin, Hulka, Whitlow, Markgraf, Werschem Nays: None

14-129 Payment of Bills

Dave Markgraf moved, Carol Hulka seconded, MOTION CARRIED, to approve bills in the following amounts: General Fund (including Parks) $17,086.77; Public Safety $36,832.69; Water $74,698.30;

Sewer $10,784.03 = $139,40l.79 Grand Total

Ayes: Markgraf, Hulka, Dillon, Becklin, Whitlow, Werschem Nays: None

 

 

 

FRUITPORT CHARTER TOWNSHIP BOARD OF TRUSTEES

DECEMBER 8, 2014

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PUBLIC COMMENTS

 REPORTS

Santa Claus will be fire station #2 on Black Creek Road on Saturday, December 13 at noon-2:00 p.m.

The Township employees Christmas party will on December 18th. The party is sponsored by the Board of Trustees.

The motion by Ron Becklin, seconded by Dave Markgraf,, was carried unanimously, to adjourned the meeting at 7:10 p.m.

 

CAROL HULKA, CLERK           BRIAN WERSCHEM, SUPERVISOR

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NOTICE OF POSTING OF ADOPTED ORDINANCE

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NOTICE OF POSTING OF ADOPTED ORDINANCE

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that a Fruitport Charter Township Zoning Map Amendment Ordinance was adopted at a meeting of the Township Board held on December 8, 2014.

The Amendment Ordinance #786 will rezone property located at 3721 Ida, Fruitport, MI from B-3 Business District to B-2 Business District.

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Amendment Ordinance will take effect the eighth day after publication in the Muskegon Chronicle on December 16, 2014.

PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that the Ordinance has been posted in the Office of the Township Clerk, Fruitport Charter Township, 5865 Airline Road, Fruitport, MI 49415 (telephone: 231-865-3151), and on the Township website at www.fruitporttownship-mi.gov

CAROL HULKA, CMMC  Township Clerk

 

 

 

 

 

 

Board Meeting Minutes for Oct. & Nov. 2014

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                     Board Meeting Minutes for October and November 2014

To read the township board meeting minutes for October and November 2014, click on the following:  GOVERNMENT, TOWNSHIP BOARD, AND MINUTES.

 

01-27-2014 Board Meeting Agenda

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A G E N D A

 

FRUITPORT CHARTER TOWNSHIP BOARD OF TRUSTEES

FRUITPORT TOWNSHIP HALL

6543 AIRLINE ROAD, FRUITPORT, MI 49415
MONDAY, JANUARY 27, 2014

 

Work Session: 6:45 p.m.

Board Meeting at 7:00 p.m.

01. Pledge of Allegiance

02. Roll Call
03. Approval of Board Meeting Minutes: January 13, 2014—regular meeting

04. Approve / Amend Agenda

05. Public Comments

06. Reports / Correspondence

Old Business

07. Town Hall Project Update
08. Capital Purchases UpDate
09. 2014-2015 Budget Update

New Business - None

10. Payment of Bills
11. Reports

12. Public Comments
13. Adjournment

 The Township will provide necessary reasonable aids and services for this meeting to individuals with disabilities by writing or telephoning the following Township Clerk:  Carol Hulka, Fruitport Township Hall, 6543 Airline Road, Fruitport, MI 49415 - (231)865-3151

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
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