REGULAR BOARD MEETING SEPTEMBER 13, 2010
MEETING WAS CALLED TO ORDER AT 7:00 PM BY SUPERVISOR RUSSELL ANDERSEN
ALL BOARD MEMBERS WERE PRESENT:EGELER, PAPES, MAZUR, GEERS. WE HAD NINE GUESTS ATTEND.
MINUTES FROM AUGUST WERE APPROVED AS PRESENTED.
SHERIFFS REPORT WAS GIVEN BY SHERIFF JEFF FIERS. JEFF REPORT THAT THE B & E’S ARE ON THE RISE, AND THAT THERE WERE TWENTY-TWO CALLS IN VICTORY TOWNSHIP.
JEROME MADE A MOTION TO APPROVE PAYMENT OF BILLS IN THE AMOUNT OF
$9898.79, ALSO APPROVED PAYMENT OF $3580.35 FOR SEPTEMBER BILLS. JIM SECONDED MOTION CARRIED
TREASURER REPORTED THAT THE MONEY MARKET FUND BALANCE ON 7-31-10 WAS
$237,875.68. RECEIPTS FOR AUGUST WERE $152.23 WHICH INCLUDED A RETURNED CHECK FOR
$50.00. DISBURSEMENTS WERE $9896.79. LEAVING A BALANCE ON 8-31-10 OF $228,131.12.
PETTY CASH AND CHECKING ACCOUNT BALANCES REMAIN THE SAME ON 8-31-10. PERPETUAL CARE CERTIFICATE BALANCE REMAINS AT $62,821.14 ON 8-31-10.
PUBLIC IMPROVEMENT FUND BALANCE REMAINS AT $196,691.23 ON 8-31-10.
VICTORY TOWNSHIP HALL RESERVATION FUND BALANCE ON 7-31-10 WAS $1107.89. THERE WERE NO RECEIPTS FOR AUGUST, DISBURSEMENTS WERE $7.00. INTEREST WAS TWENTY-FOUR CENTS. LEAVING A BALANCE ON 8-31-10 OF $1101.13.
VICTORY TAX SAVINGS ACCOUNT BALANCE ON 7-31-10 WAS 8860.21. TOTAL DEPOSITS FOR AUGUST WERE $104,795.33. DISBURSEMENTS WERE $76,972.42. NO INTEREST POSTED AT THIS TIME. LEAVING A BALANCE OF $36,683.12. TREASURERS REPORT ACCEPTED AS PRESENTED
CLERK REPORTED THAT THE ABSENT VOTER BALLOTS WILL BE AVAILABLE BY THE 17TH OF SEPTEMBER. AND, THAT THE FOLLOWING PEOPLE ARE SCHEDULED TO WORK THE GENERAL ELECTION: BARB EGELER, JEAN STERLEY, MARYANN ANDERSEN, BARB MOREHOUSE, CAROL HANSEN AND CATHY BATES.
WAYNE ANDERSEN GAVE A REPORT ON THE PROGRESS AT VICTORY PARK. HE SAID THAT STEVE VANDERVEST HAD COMPLETED THE DOCK WORK AND THE BENCHES THE TOWNSHIP HAD PURCHASED HAD BEEN INSTALLED. IN ORDER TO MOVE AHEAD WITH THE PLANS FOR THE PARK, WE NEED TO HAVE A DETERMINATION OF WHERE WETLANDS ARE, AND A TOPO SURVEY FROM NORDLUND & ASSOCIATES LAND SURVEYORS. WETLANDS AT A COST OF $500.00 AND TOPO SURVEY AT A COST OF $800.00. ALSO, DRAWING OF PLANS AT THE PARK AT A COST OF $4000.00.
JEROME MADE A MOTION TO GO AHEAD WITH THE WETLAND AND TOPO SURVEYS AT THE COST OF $500.00 & $800.00. JIM SECONDED
MOTION TO ADJOURN AT 8:00 PM.
RUSSELL H. ANDERSEN, SUPERVISOR
BARBARA J. EGELER,CLERK
Victory Township will be looking into updating our web site in the upcoming future. We will be looking into possible new ADA(American Disability Act) requirements as well as updating pictures,cemetery ordinance,etc. Any thoughts or ideas on what anyone would like to see added are welcome. Contact me for your thoughts.
Jim Mazur Township supervisor
Suzanne S. of Sunset Bluff Resort organized a meeting about nuisance lake vegetation affecting Upper Hamlin Lake. Two biologist from The Little River Band of Ottawa Indians (Allison Smart and Josh Beaulaurier ) were asked to attend . After much discussion Brian Zimmerman(property owner in Hamlin Shoals) suggested a boating channel marked by buoys be established from Hamlin Shoals to the Meyer Road line. The idea is to have concentrated boater traffic through that channel to keep the vegetation in check.
After the meeting Wayne Andersen contacted MDEQ,MDNR,&Mason County Sheriff Marine patrol regarding the proposal. All agencies feel this is a viable solution to establish a navigable boater route. Brian Zimmerman(property owner in Hamlin Shoals)agreed to plot the coordinates of the channel by GPS the weekend of Oct.5-7th.Feel free to provide input to this preliminary proposal.
All Board of Review meeting are held @ Victory Township Hall- 4411 N. Stiles Rd. Scottville Michigan
Property owner(s) may also appeal to the Board of Review in writing. Please submit written appeal to the Township Assessor, Nancy Vandervest,5635 W. Dewey Rd.,Ludington,Mich by March 19th, 2018.The Township Assessor will also take calls,emails,or fax appeals and present them to the Victory Township Board of Review.Email to: firstname.lastname@example.org Fax(231) 845-8270
July Board of Review: July 17th 2018 @6:30 pm
December Board of Review: December 11 2018 @ 6;30 pm
All meeting are open to public .Please note that no hearings will be held at the Organizational meeting.
The Board of Review will hear appeals on March 19th and March 20st 2018.
We have posted information about the FOIA. Find all required documents here.
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