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Notice of Public Hearing, June 26, 2017

PROPOSED STREET SPECIAL ASSESSMENT ROLL

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

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 reported to the township board and filed in the office of the township clerk for public examination a special assessment roll prepared by her covering all properties within the Special Assessment District No. 2017-1 benefited by the proposed crush and re-shape project on Vandenberg Rd and Summit Ave.  Said assessment roll has been prepared for the purpose of assessing a portion of the costs of the construction of the roads in question and work incidental thereto within the aforesaid special assessment district as more particularly shown on the engineering plans on file with the township clerk at 5865 Airline Rd, Fruitport, Michigan within the township, which assessment is in the total amount of $139,049.75.

PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that the assessing officer has further reported that the assessment against each parcel of land within said district is such relative portion of the whole sum levied against all parcels of land in said district as the benefit to such parcels bears to the total benefit to all parcels of land in said district.  The parcels in the special assessment district are as follows:

61-15-103-100-0026-00; 61-15-103-100-0027-00; 61-15-103-100-0028-00; 61-15-103-100-0029-00; 61-15-103-100-0035-00; 61-15-103-100-0037-00; 61-15-103-100-0038-00; 61-15-103-100-0039-00; 61-15-103-100-0040-00; 61-15-103-100-0041-00; 61-15-103-100-0042-00; 61-15-103-100-0043-00; 61-15-103-100-0044-00; 61-15-103-100-0045-00; 61-15-103-100-0046-00; 61-15-103-100-0047-00; 61-15-103-100-0057-00; 61-15-103-100-0058-00; 61-15-480-000-0001-00; 61-15-480-000-0002-00; 61-15-480-000-0003-00; 61-15-480-000-0006-00; 61-15-480-000-0008-00; 61-15-480-000-0010-00; 61-15-480-000-0011-00; 61-15-480-000-0012-00; 61-15-480-000-0013-00; 61-15-480-000-0014-00; 61-15-480-000-0015-00; 61-15-480-000-0016-00; 61-15-480-000-0018-00; 61-15-481-000-0034-00; 61-15-490-000-0001-00; 61-15-490-000-0001-10; 61-15-490-000-0001-20; 61-15-490-000-0004-11; 61-15-490-000-0015-00; 61-15-490-000-0016-00; 61-15-700-000-0002-00; 61-15-700-000-0002-10; 61-15-700-000-0002-20; 61-15-700-000-0003-00; 61-15-700-000-0003-10; 61-15-700-000-0004-00; 61-15-700-000-0005-00; 61-15-700-000-0006-00; 61-15-700-000-0007-00; 61-15-700-000-0008-00; 61-15-700-000-0009-00

PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that the township board will meet at the Fruitport Charter Township Hall, 5865 Airline Rd, Fruitport, Michigan on June 26, 2017 at 7:00pm for the purpose of reviewing said 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.

PUBLISHED IN MUSKEGON CHRONICLE:  June 15 & 20, 2017                                   ANDREA ANDERSON, Township Clerk