Public Notices

CITY OF MORENCI

PUBLIC NOTICE

Public Accuracy

Voting Machine Test

Notice is hereby given that the Public Accuracy Test for the

November 7, 2017 Consolidated Election

has been scheduled for

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at 10:00 a.m.

in the City of Morenci Council Chambers, 118 Orchard Street, Morenci, MI 49256

The Public Accuracy Test is conducted to determine that the program and the computer being used to tabulate the results of the election counts the votes in the manner prescribed by law.

Michael S. Sessions, City Administrator / Clerk

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING TO CONSIDER AN AMENDMENT TO THE CITY OF MORENCI CODE OF ORDINANCES (Posted 10/10/2017)

The Morenci City Council will hold a public hearing on October 23, 2017, at the City of Morenci Offices, 118 Orchard Street, Morenci, MI 49256, at 7:10 p.m., local time, to consider an amendment (proposed Ordinance 17-334) to Chapter 3 of the Morenci Code of Ordinances as it pertains to regulating medical marihuana facilities.

Copies of the amendment are available for inspection at the office of the City Administrator / Clerk, 118 Orchard Street, Morenci, MI 49256, during normal City business hours, 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., Monday through Thursday, excluding City holidays. A copy of the proposed ordinance is also available at www.CityofMorenci.org. Written comments concerning the proposed amendment may be submitted to the City Administrator / Clerk by first class mail or in person up to the meeting time.

NOTICE TO TAXPAYERS AND ELECTORS

OF THE CITY OF MORENCI

OF INTENT TO ISSUE BONDS

AND THE RIGHT OF REFERENDUM RELATING THERETO

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the City of Morenci, County of Lenawee, State of Michigan (the “City”), intends to issue and sell its general obligation limit- ed tax bonds pursuant to Act 34, Public Acts of Michigan, 2001, as amended, in an aggregate principal amount of not to exceed Two Million Three Hun- dred Thousand Dollars ($2,300,000), in one or more series, for the purpose of paying all or part of the cost to acquire, construct, furnish and equip cer- tain public improvements in the City, including: a) Emergency Medical Ser- vices building improvements and renovations; b) road, water system and sanitary sewer system upgrades; c) bridge improvements; and d) waterline relocation improvements, together with all related appurtenances and at- tachments.

SOURCE OF PAYMENT OF BONDS

THE PRINCIPAL OF AND INTEREST ON SAID BONDS SHALL BE PAYABLE from the general funds of the City lawfully available for such purposes in- cluding property taxes levied within applicable constitutional, statutory and charter tax rate limitations.

BOND DETAILS

SAID BONDS will be payable in annual installments not to exceed fifteen (15) in number and will bear interest at the rate or rates to be determined at a public or private sale but in no event to exceed the maximum rate permitted by law on the balance of the bonds from time to time remaining unpaid.

RIGHT OF REFERENDUM

THE BONDS WILL BE ISSUED WITHOUT A VOTE OF THE ELECTORS UN- LESS A PETITION REQUESTING SUCH A VOTE SIGNED BY NOT LESS THAN 10% OF THE REGISTERED ELECTORS RESIDING WITHIN THE BOUNDARIES OF THE CITY IS FILED WITH THE CITY CLERK WITHIN FORTY-FIVE (45) DAYS AF- TER PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. IF SUCH PETITION IS FILED, THE BONDS MAY NOT BE ISSUED WITHOUT AN APPROVING VOTE OF A MAJORITY OF THE QUALIFIED ELECTORS RESIDING WITHIN THE BOUNDARIES OF THE CITY VOTING THEREON.

THIS NOTICE is given pursuant to the requirements of Section 517, Act 34, Public Acts of Michigan, 2001, as amended.

– Michael S. Sessions City Administrator / Clerk, City of Morenci 

PUBLIC NOTICE
The Morenci Area EMS Advisory Board will hold a meeting on Thursday, October 26, 2017, at 7:30 p.m. at the Morenci Area EMS located at 13013 Sims Hwy, Morenci, MI 49256.

 

Michael S. Sessions
City Administrator / Clerk

DOWNTOWN DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY

- 2017 -

REGULAR MEETING CALENDAR

(Second Wednesday of Every Even Month, unless otherwise noted)

                                      *Wednesday           January                  11

                                      Wednesday             April                      12

                                      Wednesday             June                      14

Wednesday             August                   9

 

          Wednesday             October                  11

 

          Wednesday             December               13

All meetings are scheduled to begin at 4:00 p.m.

at Morenci City Hall, 118 Orchard Street.

- 2017 -

CITY COUNCIL

REGULAR MEETING CALENDAR

(Second and Fourth Mondays of the month, unless otherwise noted)

 

                                                Monday                         January                         9

                                                Monday                         January                         23

 

                                                Monday                         February                       13

                                                Monday                         February                       20

 

                                                Monday                         March                           13

                                                Monday                         March                           27

 

                                                Monday                         April                              10

                                                Monday                         April                              24

 

                                    *          Monday                         May                              8

                                                Monday                         May                              15

                                                Monday                         June                              12

                                                Monday                         June                              26

                                   

                                                Monday                         July                               10

                                                Monday                         July                               24

 

                                                Monday                         August                          14

                                                Monday                         August                          28

 

                                                Monday                         September                     11

                                                Monday                         September                     25

 

                                                Monday                         October                         9

                                                Monday                         October                         23

 

                                                Monday                         November                     13

                                                Monday                         November                     27

 

                                                Monday                         December                     11

 

* Public Hearing will be held on City of Morenci Budget; Budget adoption will occur on May 15, 2017

 

All meetings are scheduled to begin at 7:30 p.m. in the City Council Chambers at Morenci City Hall, 118 Orchard Street.

 

- 2017 -

PLANNING COMMISSION

REGULAR MEETING CALENDAR

(Third Thursday of the month)

 

                                                Thursday                      January                                    19

 

                                                Thursday                      February                      16

 

                                                Thursday                      March                           16

 

                                                Thursday                      April                             20

 

                                                Thursday                      May                              18

                                                Thursday                      June                             15

                                   

                                                Thursday                      July                              20

 

                                                Thursday                      August                         17

 

                                                Thursday                      September                    21

 

                                                Thursday                      October                         19

 

                                                Thursday                      November                    16

 

                                                Thursday                      December                     21

 

All meetings are scheduled to begin at 7:10 p.m. in the City Council Chambers at Morenci City Hall, 118 Orchard Street.