|REGULAR BOARD MEETING
NOVEMBER 4, 2019
MEETING WAS CALLED TO ORDER AT 6 PM BY SUPERVISOR JIM MAZUR, BOARD MEMBERS PRESENT WERE: TREASURER PATTI GEERS, TRUSTEE BOB KESLING, TRUSTEE JEROME PAPES, CLERK BARB EGELER. WE HAD NINE GUEST ATTEND.
MINUTES WERE APPROVED AS PRESENTED.
SHERIFF’S REPORT WAS GIVEN BY SHERIFF KIM COLE. THERE WERE THIRTEEN CALLS IN THE TOWNSHIP FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER.
JEROME MADE A MOTION TO APPROVE PAYMENT OF BILLS FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER. BOB SECONDED
TREASURER REPORTED THAT THE MONEY MARKET FUND BALANCE ON 9-30-19 WAS $317,980.23, RECEIPTS FOR OCTOBER WERE $750.00, INTEREST REPORTED WAS $203.03, DISBURSEMENTS WERE $13,682.77. LEAVING A BALANCE OF $305,250.49 ON 10-31-19.
CHECKING ACCOUNT BALANCE REMAINS AT $300.00 ON 10-31-19.
PERPETUAL CARE CERTIFICATE BALANCE REMAINS AT $62,821.14 ON 10-31-19.
PUBLIC IMPROVEMENT FUND BALANCE REMAINS AT $127,851.91 ON 10-31-19.
HALL RESERVATION FUND BALANCE ON 9-30-19 WAS $1,118.51, THERE WERE NO RECEIPTS, NO DISBURSEMENTS, AND, INTEREST WAS .07 CENTS. LEAVING A BALANCE OF $1,118.58 ON 10-31-19.
TAX ACCOUNT BALANCE ON 9-30-19 WAS $240,639.36, RECEIPTS FOR OCTOBER WERE $4,311.42, DISBURSEMENTS WERE $235,961.51, INTEREST REPORTED WAS $15.23. LEAVING A BALANCE OF $9,004.50 ON 10-31-19.
TREASURERS REPORT ACCEPTED AS PRESENTED.
JIM MADE A MOTION TO CHARGE A $300.00 FEE FOR A COPY OF THE TOWNSHIP TAX DATABASE, CHARGE TO BE PER SEASON TAX DATABASE (SUMMER TAX DATABASE, WINTER TAX DATABASE) BOB SECONDED
JIM HAS BEEN IN CONTACT WITH THE ROAD COMMISSION, THE ROAD PROJECTS ARE BEHIND BECAUSE OF ALL THE WET WEATHER, THEY ARE STILL WORKING ON THE ROADS WHEN THEY CAN. JIM WILL BE DOING A RIDE THROUGH THE TOWNSHIP WITH ROAD MANAGER JOSH, CHECKING ON ROAD NEEDS, AND PROGRESS.
IT WAS BROUGHT UP DURING DISCUSSION, ON WHETHER WE SHOULD TAKE A SURVEY IN THE TOWNSHIP, TO SEE IF PEOPLE WANT TO PUT A MILLAGE ON THE BALLOT FOR ROAD WORK. MAYBE PUT AN INSERT INTO THE NEXT TAX BILL, TO GET FEED BACK FROM TOWNSHIP RESIDENTS.
COUNTY COMMISSIONER JANET ANDERSEN GAVE THE COUNTY REPORT. THEY ARE WORKING ON THE FIVE YEAR CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PLAN. OAKVIEW BUILDING IMPROVEMENT PLAN, AND, THEY APPROVED THE 2020 BUDGET.
MOTION TO ADJOURN MEETING AT 6:44 PM
Because of the current MDHHS emergency mandate about no in-person board meetings Victory will try to hold the meeting via teleconference. The following is the info to participate.
Dial in number (425)436-6320
Online meeting ID jimdebmazur
The December 7th township board meeting is cancelled due to Cocid-19 concerns. Please read the notice below.
Michigan law imposes on the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) a duty to continually and diligently endeavor to “prevent disease, prolong life, and promote public health,” and gives the Department “general supervision of the interests of health and life of people of this state.” MCL 333.2221. MDHHS may “[e]xercise authority and promulgate rules to safeguard properly the public health; to prevent the spread of diseases and the existence of sources of contamination; and to implement and carry out the powers and duties vested by law in the department.” MCL 333.2226(d).
Face mask requirement at gatherings.
I will be mailing out the absentee voter ballots that I have received applications for on 9/21/20,please fill out and return to me via mail or I have a secure drop box on the south end of my back porch. Due to the large volume of ballots, please return them to me as soon as you can. Then I can get them processed into the Qualified Voter File System on the Bureau of elections’ website. If you have any questions please call me at 231-843-3607.Thank you.
Barb Egeler Victory Township clerk
SCOTTVILLE — The Mason County Road Commission has announced that seasonal weight and speed restrictions have been lifted as of March 30th 2020
Road projects for 2020;
Ditching of Fisher Rd. from Peterson Rd. west to township line (approx. 1 mile)
Ditching and gravel _Millerton Rd. west of US 31 (approx. 1/4 mile)
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
July Board of Review
July 21, 2020 at 11:00 am
December Board of Review
December 15, 2020 at 11:00 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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