|REGULAR BOARD MEETING
OCTOBER 1, 2018
MEETING WAS CALLED TO ORDER AT 6:00 PM BY SUPERVISOR JIM MAZUR, BOARD MEMBERS PRESENT WERE CLERK BARBARA J. EGELER, TRUSTEE JEROME PAPES (HAPPY BIRTHDAY JEROME!) TREASURER PATTI GEERS, TRUSTEE BOB KESLING WAS ABSENT. WE HAD NINE GUEST ATTEND.
MINUTES WERE APPROVED AS PRESENTED.
SHERIFFS REPORT WAS GIVEN BE SHERIFF KIM COLE.
JEROME MADE A MOTION TO APPROVE PAYMENT OF BILLS. JIM SECONDED
TREASURER REPORTED THAT THE MONEY MARKET FUND BALANCE ON 8-31-18 WAS $157,790.22, RECEIPTS FOR SEPTEMBER WERE $20,952.33, DISBURSEMENTS WERE $47,915.50 (THIS INCLUDED $34,380.61 SPENT ON ROAD PROJECTS). LREAVING A BALANCE OF $130,827.05 ON 9-30-18.
PETTY CASH AND CHECKING ACCOUNT BALANCES REMAIN AT $100.00 AND $200.00 ON 9-30-18.
PERPETUAL CARE CERTIFICATE BALANCE REMAINS AT $62,821.14 ON 9-30-18.
PUBLIC IMPROVEMENT FUND BALANCE REMAINS AT $126,662.80 ON 9-30-18.
HALL RESERVATION FUND BALANCE WAS $1,117.53 ON 8-31-18, RECEIPTS FOR SEPTEMBER WERE $60.00, DISBURSEMENTS WERE $60.00. INTEREST WAS .07 CENTS. LEAVING A BALANCE OF $1,117.60 ON 9-30-18.
TAX SAVINGS ACCOUNT BALANCE WAS $4,822.74 ON 8-31-18, RECEIPTS FOR SEPTEMBER WERE $302,335.78, DISBURSEMENTS WERE $243,806.53, INTEREST WAS $7.55. LEAVING A BALANCE OF $63,359.54 ON 9-30-18.
TREASURERS REPORT ACCEPTED AS PRESENTED.
JIM REPORTED THE HE AND JOSH PETERS WITH THE ROAD COMMISSION WENT ON A ROAD TRIP THROUGH OUT VICTORY TOWNSHIP, TO SEE WHAT UPCOMING ROAD PROJECTS COULD BE PUT ON A LIST.
WAYNE ANDERSEN REPORTED THAT HE HAS DISCUSSED WITH THE HAMLIN LAKE PRESERVATION SOCIETY, AND BROUGHT IT TO VICTORY TOWNSHIPS BOARD, THE IDEA OF REPLACING THE DOCK AT THE LAUNCH AT VICTORY PARK. IT WAS JUST PUT IN A FEW YEARS BACK, AND IS IN PRETTY ROUGH SHAPE ALREADY. THE IDEA WAS BROUGHT UP WITH REPLACING IT WITH MATERIALS THAT WON’T ROT LIKE WOOD DOES. JIM IS GOING TO LOOK INTO THIS, AND GET BACK WITH WAYNE. THE HAMLIN LAKE PRESERVATION SOCIETY SAID THEY WOULD COST SHARE WITH VICTORY TOWNSHIP IN REPLACING THE DOCK.
COUNTY COMMISSIONER JANET ANDERSEN GAVE HER COUNTY REPORT. THEIR BUDGET FOR NEXT YEAR IS 13.5 MILLION, AND IS ONLY 0.54 % OVER LAST YEARS BUDGET. SHE SAID EVERYONE (COUNTY DEPARTMENT HEADS) WORKS VERY HARD TO STAY WITHIN THE BUDGET.
MOTION TO ADJOURN AT 7:02 PM.
SCOTTVILLE — The Mason County Road Commission has announced that seasonal weight and speed restrictions will go into effect Monday, March 2, 2020 at 7 a.m. until further notice. All county roads will be restricted by reducing the maximum axle load by 35% per axle and truck speeds to 35 mph.
Weight and speed restrictions are enforced to minimize the damage caused during the Michigan’s seasonal thaw.
For additional information, please contact the Mason County Road Commission office Monday through Friday, 7:00am to 3:30pm at 231.757.2882 or by email at email@example.com
Will be taking a road tour with the road commission to determine 2020 rd. projects-residents are welcome to notify the township board of ideas or trouble spots
The recent scrap tire pick-up day by the Mason County Junk Authority held in Sept. accumulated 969 tires with Victory Township residents bringing in 325 tires.
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
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 12th, 2019.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
December Board of Review: December 10th 2019 @ 11:30 am
All meeting are open to public .Please note that no hearings will be held at the Organizational meeting.(March 5th 2019)
The Board of Review will hear appeals on March 12th 9am – noon and 1pm-4pm. & March 14th 2pm-5pm and 6pm-9pm
We have posted information about the FOIA. Find all required documents here.
Our mission is to do what will be beneficial to our township and its residents by dedicated and efficient attention to the responsibilities entrusted to us.
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