|REGULAR BOARD MEETING
OCTOBER 7, 2019
MEETING WAS CALLED TO ORDER AT 6 PM BY SUPERVISOR JIM MAZUR, ALL BOARD MEMBERS WERE PRESENT: CLERK BARBARA EGELER, TRUSTEE JEROME PAPES, TRUSTEE BOB KESLING, TREASURER PATTI GEERS. WE HAD NINE GUEST ATTEND.
MINUTES WERE APPROVED AS PRESENTED.
MIKE INGISON GAVE THE MASON COUNTY ROAD COMMISSION REPORT. THEY ARE GETTING READY FOR WINTER, GETTING SALT, SAND STOCK PILED. GETTING THE BLADES READY FOR THE SNOW TRUCKS.
SHERIFF KIM COLE GAVE THE SHERIFF’S REPORT.
JEROME MADE A MOTION TO APPROVE PAYMENT OF BILLS. BOB SECONDED
TREASURER REPORTED THAT THE MONEY MARKET FUND BALANCE ON 8-31-19 WAS $313,877.15, RECEIPTS FOR SEPTEMBER WERE $22,500.00, INTEREST WAS $203.19, AND DISBURSEMENTS WERE $18,600.11. LEAVING A BALANCE OF $317,980.23 ON 9-30-19.
CHECKING ACCOUNT BALANCE REMAINS AT $300.00 ON 9-30-19.
PERPETUAL CARE CERTIFICATE BALANCE REMAINS AT $62,821.14 ON 9-30-19.
PUBLIC IMPROVEMENT FUND BALANCE REMAINS AT $127,851.91 ON 9-30-19.
HALL RESERVATION FUND BALANCE ON 8-31-19 WAS $1,118.44, RECEIPTS FOR SEPTEMBER WERE $120.00, DISBURSEMENTS WERE $120.00, INTEREST WAS .07 CENTS. LEAVING A BALANCE OF $1,118.51 ON 9-30-19.
TAX SAVINGS ACCOUNT BALANCE ON 8-31-19 WAS $70,884.10, RECEIPTS FOR SEPTEMBER WERE $296,035.50, DISBURSEMENTS WERE $126,539.71, INTEREST WAS $259.47. LEAVING A BALANCE OF $240,639.36 ON 9-30-19.
TREASURERS REPORT ACCEPTED AS PRESENTED.
JIM REPORTED THAT HE AND DON WILES WORKED THE MASON COUNTY JUNK AUTHORITY SCRAP TIRE COLLECTION. THE AUTHORITY COLLECTED 969 TIRES. THEY HAD A VERY SUCCESSFUL DAY, AND A VERY DIRTY ONE. JIM WANTED TO SAY THANK YOU TO THE MASON COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE FOR LETTING SOME OF THE JAIL TRUSTEE’S WORK THE COLLECTION. ALSO, THE ROAD COMMISSION FOR LETTING THE JUNK AUTHORITY USE THEIR FACILITY FOR THE COLLECTION.
COUNTY COMMISSIONER JANET ANDERSEN GAVE THE COUNTY REPORT, GOVERNER WHITMER VETOES 147 LINE ITEMS. SEVERAL OF THESE VETOS AFFECTED OUR COUNTY, AT A COST OF $243,000.00. THE MASON COUNTY COMMISSIONERS WILL BE WORKING ON BUDGET AMENDMENTS. JANET TALKED ABOUT SOME POSSIBLE NEW BUSINESS INTEREST COMING TO MASON COUNTY.
MOTION TO ADJOURN AT 7:14 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: email@example.com 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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