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NOTICE of SPECIAL VILLAGE COUNCIL MEETING

Monday May, 15, 2017

8:00 p.m.

Village of Ortonville Office

476 Mill Street

Ortonville, MI 48462

 

The Village of Ortonville will be holding a Special Village Council Meeting in conjunction with the Special Village Council Workshop for the purpose of authorizing the Village Manager to pursue the purchase of a 2013 V Box Salter and Salt Brine Tank on the Michigan Inter-governmental Trade Network (MITN) website.

The Special Meeting will be immediately following the Special Village Council Workshop on Monday, May 15, 2017 6:30 p.m. at the Village Office conference room.

If you have any questions regarding this meeting, please call the Village office at 248-627-4976.

 

Posted by Karyn Edwards, Village Clerk

 

 

This meeting is open to all members of the public under the Michigan’s Open Meetings Act. Persons with disabilities, who require assistance to participate or attend this public meeting, are requested to contact the Village Clerk at 248-627-4976 at least 72 hours prior

PRESS RELEASE

 

ROAD COMMISSION for OAKLAND COUNTY

OAKWOOD ROAD CLOSURE

RCOC TO CLOSE A SECTION OAKWOOD RD WEST OF SASHABAW IN BRANDON TWP

FOR CULVERT REPLACEMENT WORK ON MAY 13

 

            Beverly Hills, MI—The Road Commission for Oakland (RCOC) expects to close Oakwood Road west of Sashabaw Road in Brandon Township for a culvert replacement on May 13. The project is weather-dependent and could be rescheduled to May 14.

            The detour for through traffic will be Baldwin Road to Seymour Lake Road to Ortonville Road, back to Oakwood Road and vice versa.  

            The RCOC Highway Maintenance Department will do the work. The project is expected to be complete on May 13.   

            This section of Oakwood Road carries approximately 4,800 vehicles daily. 

/sites/default/files/5-11-2017_rcoc.pdf

PUBLIC NOTICE

Village of Ortonville

Notice of Special Meeting

Village Council Workshop

 

Monday, May 15, 2017

6:30 p.m.

Village of Ortonville Office

476 Mill Street

Ortonville, MI 48462

 

The Village of Ortonville Village Council will be holding a Special Village Council Workshop to review incomplete projects related to both the Village and the Downtown Development Authority and discuss the previously distributed draft copy of “Rules and Procedures” guidelines.

The Workshop will be held on Monday, May 15, 2017 6:30 p.m. at the Village Office conference room.

If you have any questions regarding this meeting, please call the Village office at 248-627-4976.

 

 

This meeting is open to all members of the public under the Michigan’s Open Meetings Act. Persons with disabilities, who require assistance to participate or attend this public meeting, are requested to contact the Village Clerk at 248-627-4976 at least 72 hours prior to the start of the meeting.

Applied EcoSystems Map and Data

 

Persuant to the Village Council meeting of February 27, 2017, a map and data are attached regarding Engineering Tube Specialties and the groundwater and soil samples that have been monitored by the Department of Environmental Quality.

The map and data were supplied by Applied EcoSystems, Inc. of Burton, MI

/sites/default/files/2016-2017_map.pdf

 

PUBLIC NOTICE

Village of Ortonville

On February 27, 2017 the Village of Ortonville Council adopted amendments to the sign ordinance   sections 4.302 and 4.303.  A synopsis is as follows:

  • Allowing a static message for mechanical or electronic signs
  • Limiting the static message to changes no more than every ten seconds
  • Limiting the brightness to a maximum sign luminous intensity to .3 foot-candles at the face of the sign with ambient light sensors
  • Requiring a failure mode of black screen
  • Requiring written certification from manufacturer of above requirements
  • Requiring an owner to certify that the default settings with not be adjusted or reset

Further that:

  • Ground signs in the residential districts be limited in size per the table
  • And correct the wording regarding size of sign based on road speeds

A public hearing was held at the regularly scheduled Planning Commission meeting on January 3, 2017 and the amendments were introduced by first reading at the Village Council meeting on January 23, 2017.  The amendments were approved by second reading at the February 27, 2017 regular Village Council meeting.  It will become effective on Monday, March 13, 2017.

A full copy of the ordinance is available for review at the Village office Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

If you have questions regarding this posting please stop by the Village office or call 248-627-4976.

Posted by Karyn E. Edwards, Village Clerk

A link to the ordinance is below for your convenience.

/sites/default/files/sign_ordinance_adopted_2-27-2017.doc