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Notice of Public Hearing, March 25, 2019

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

PROPOSED REVISED STREET SPECIAL ASSESSMENT ROLL

FOR PRIVATE ROAD MAINTENANCE

FRUITPORT CHARTER TOWNSHIP

TO: THE RESIDENTS AND PROPERTY OWNERS OF THE CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF FRUITPORT, MUSKEGON COUNTY, MICHIGAN, AND ANY OTHER INTERESTED PERSONS:

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Supervisor and Assessing Officer of the township has filed in the office of the Township Clerk for public examination a revised special assessment roll prepared by her covering all properties within the Special Assessment District No. 2009-5 benefited by the plowing, brining, and grading on Spruce Street.  Said revised assessment roll has been prepared for the purpose of assessing a portion of the costs of the private road maintenance, based upon the desires of those persons owning more than 50% of the frontage on the private road, which assessment is in the total amount of $1,080.54, based upon actual approved costs on an annual basis.

The parcels in the special assessment district are as follows:

61-15-110-200-0015-00, 61-15-110-200-0014-00, 61-15-110-200-0013-00, 61-15-110-200-0012-00, 61-15-110-200-0009-00, 61-15-110-200-0008-00, 61-15-110-200-0007-00, 61-15-110-200-0005-00, 61-15-110-200-0018-00, 61-15-110-200-0019-00.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that the township board will meet at the Fruitport Charter Township Hall, 5865 Airline Rd, Fruitport, Michigan on March 25, 2019 at 7:00pm for the purpose of reviewing said revised special assessment roll and hearing any objections thereto.  Said roll may be examined at the office of the Township Clerk during regular business hours of regular business days until the time of said hearing and may further be examined at said hearing.  Appearance and protest at the hearing held to confirm the special assessment roll is required in order to appeal the amount of the special assessment to the Michigan Tax Tribunal.

An owner or party in interest, or his or her agent, may appear in person at the hearing to protest the special assessment, or shall be permitted to file his/her appearance or protest by letter and his/her personal appearance shall not be required.  (The owner or any person having an interest in the real property who protests in person or in writing at the hearing may file a written appeal of the special assessment with the Michigan Tax Tribunal within 30 days after the confirmation of the special assessment roll.)

The Township will provide necessary and reasonable aids and services for this hearing to individuals with disabilities upon seven days prior notice to the Township Clerk.