Crystal Lake Township, MICHIGAN
Public invited to review Proposed CLT Fiscal Year 2020-2021 Budget by clicking below. Board will vote on its adoption Tat 6:30-7PM, Tuesday, February 11th, 2020.
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ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS
NOTICE OF MEETING – JAN 23, 2020
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Crystal Lake Township ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS has scheduled A MEETING for THURSDAY, JANUARY 23, 2020 at 6:00 PM at Township Hall, 1651 Frankfort Hwy (M-115), Frankfort, MI 49635 to HEAR A REQUEST FOR DIMENSIONAL VARIANCE. Ms. Katherine Collier of 251 East Center Road; Essexville, MI; 48732; has requested A VARIANCE from the maximum allowed LOT COVERAGE on the lot she owns at 458 ONKEONWE; FRANKFORT, MI; 49635. Zoning Ordinance, Article 5.4 specifies that maximum amount of impervious surface on an R-1 district lot shall not exceed thirty percent (30%) of the lot’s area. Ms. Collier is seeking to construct a building addition (6 feet by 18 feet) that will increase her lot coverage from its current, non-conforming coverage of 37% to 39%.
The APPLICATION for this REQUEST FOR VARIANCE is available for PUBLIC REVIEW here (click here to view) and at Township Hall during normal business hours. For further information you may contact Tom Kucera, Zoning Administrator by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 231-352-9791 or during office hours on Wednesdays from 9 AM to 12 NN. Written comments, addressed to George Stemple, Chair, Zoning Board of Appeals, may be delivered to the township clerk by email to email@example.com or by mail, by courier or in person at Township Hall until the close of business at noon (12:00 NN) on JANUARY 23, 2020.
1) Most recently, an election was held on Nov. 5 for the single issue of renewing the Crystal Lake Township 1.0 "ad valorum" road millage to improve and maintain our paved roads. It was renewed, 211 to 79.
2) Although CLT electors voted on August 6, 2019 to prohibit recreational marijuana establishments in the Township, the legality of that vote has been challenged. The issue will be presented to the voters again on March 10, 2020 on the Michigan Presidential Primary ballot. Please go the Clerk’s page on elections for a full, step-by-step recap or click here.
3) The Michigan Presidential Primary will be held on March 10 , 2020. The ballot language regarding recreational marijuana establishments in the March 10, 2020 election will be: Crystal Lake Township Proposal 20-1 A proposed initiated ordinance to prohibit all marihuana establishments within Crystal Lake Township. This ordinance would:
( ) Yes
( ) No
Roads and More! Comment today on MDOT long-range plan:
The Michigan Department of Transportation is now taking public comment on its long-range transportation plan, known as Michigan Mobility 2045 (MM 2045), to establish a vision and priorities for Michigan transportation for 25 years. After gathering feedback, MDOT will share a final draft of the plan and extend invitations for more targeted public engagement activities in May. Anyone may view and provide comments on MM 2045 online - www.michiganmobility.org.
Comments may also be sent to MDOT...
firstname.lastname@example.org or shared with MDOT's social media sites at www.facebook.com/michigandot or www.twitter.com/michigandot. Mailed comments may be sent to Anita Richardson, Michigan Mobility 2045, Michigan Department of Transportation, Van Wagoner Transportation Building, 425 W. Ottawa St., P.O. Box 30050, Lansing, MI 48909.
Meetings & Events
All meetings at the CLT Township Hall at 7 P.M.,
unless otherwise noted.
Township Regular Mtg. - 2nd Tues. of each month
Planning Comm. Mtg. - 4th Wed. of each month
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