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Notice of Public Hearing, November 25, 2019

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
FRUITPORT CHARTER TOWNSHIP

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

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that as a result of petitions of property owners within the township signed by the record owners of land whose properties constitute more than 50 percent of the total properties of the hereinafter described road improvement special assessment district and the township board of the Township of Fruitport proposes to do a gravel upgrade to the road and to create a special assessment for the recovery of the cost thereof by special assessment against the properties benefited therein.

PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that the district within which the foregoing improvements are proposed to be constructed and within which the cost thereof is proposed to be assessed is more particularly described as follows:

The portion of East Mt. Garfield Road located west of Maple Island Road, between Maple Island Road and continuing west to the dead end including the following parcels:

61-15-027-200-0001-00; 61-15-027-200-0001-10; 61-15-027-200-0001-20; 61-15-027-200-0001-30; 61-15-027-200-0001-40; 61-15-027-200-0003-10; 61-15-027-200-0003-20; 61-15-027-100-0003-00; 61-15-027-100-0003-30; 61-15-027-100-0004-00; 61-15-027-100-0005-00

PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that the township board has received engineering plans showing the improvements and an estimate of the costs of such construction in the approximate amount of $29,000, has placed them on file with the township clerk, and has passed a resolution tentatively declaring its intent to make the improvement and to create the special assessment district.  The township board has also tentatively found the petitions to be in compliance with statutory requirements.

PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that said plans, estimates of cost, proposed special assessment district and petitions may be examined at the office of the township clerk from the date of this notice through the date of the public hearing and may be examined at such public hearing.

PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that a public hearing on the petitions, plans, district, and estimate of costs will be held at the Fruitport Township Hall at 5865 Airline Rd, Fruitport, MI 49415, at 7:00pm on November 25, 2019.

At the hearing, the board will consider any written objections to any of the foregoing matters filed with the board at or before the hearing as well as any revisions, corrections, amendments, or changes to the plans, estimates and costs or special assessment district.

All interested persons are invited to be present at the hearing and to submit any comments they may have.

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.

PUBLISH:  Nov. 12 & 14, 2019                                                                            ANDREA ANDERSON,
                                                                                                                         Township Clerk