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Mecosta Township Hall

Mailing Address:
19729 11 Mile Rd
Big Rapids, MI  49307-9423

Phone: (231) 796-8935 Fax: (231) 796-9185

Hours:

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday 8:30 am - 2:00 pm

Wednesday 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Office Hours

MECOSTA TOWNSHIP HOLIDAYS 2019


January 1, 2019

NEW YEAR’S DAY

CLOSED

April 19, 2019

GOOD FRIDAY

CLOSED

May 27, 2019

MEMORIAL DAY

CLOSED

July 4, 2019

INDEPENDENCE DAY

CLOSED

September 2, 2019

LABOR DAY

CLOSED

November 11, 2019

VETERAN’S DAY

CLOSED

November 28, 2019

THANKSGIVING

CLOSED

November 29, 2019

THANKSGIVING

CLOSED

December 24, 2019

CHRISTMAS EVE

CLOSED

December 25, 2019

CHRISTMAS

CLOSED

December 31, 2019

NEW YEAR’S EVE

CLOSED

Special Meetings

 

                               PUBLIC HEARING:

 

Mecosta Township Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on October 1, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. at the Mecosta Township Hall 19729 11 Mile Road, Big Rapids, MI 49307.

PSU190004 a request to operate an automobile repair business. Property is zoned C and located at 10785 Northland Dr. Big Rapids, parcel 54 09 010 010 000.                                    

A copy of the application, the Mecosta Township Zoning Ordinance, and map are available for review at the township hall during regular business hours.  Public participation is invited and oral or written comments will be accepted up to and during the public hearing.  Written comments and requests for additional information should be directed to Gladys Lenard, Zoning Administrator at the Mecosta Township Office.

Mecosta Township will provide necessary reasonable auxiliary aids and services, such as signers for the hearing impaired and audiotapes of printed materials, to individuals with disabilities upon five-business days notice to the Township. Individuals requiring auxiliary aids or services should contact Lois Brennan, Township Clerk.

 

Gladys Lenard, Zoning Administrator

Township Hall

Township Board
Michele Graham  Supervisor 
Lois Brennan Clerk
Mary Quinlan Treasurer
John R Johnson Trustee
James Cain Trustee

Burn Permits
Only the DNR is authorized to grant burn permits. For permits: http://www.dnr.state.mi.us/burnpermits/.
Junk Day

1st Saturday in May, 8 am-noon. 

CLEANUP GUIDELINES
MATERIA L PREPARATION

All loose material must be in containers. No shoveling of pickup beds will be allowed.
•Material must be of appropriate size to fit inside the hopper of a garbage truck.
•All liquids must be removed before disposal.
•All containers (pails, drums, etc.) must be unsealed and open for inspection.
LOADING/UNLOADING
•All material must be unloaded by residents with assistance from Granger associates, following
accepted safety guidelines.
•All material must be unloaded by hand.
•No commercial or dumping trailers are allowed.
•No shoveling of materials out of truck beds will be allowed.
ACCEPTED
•Furniture
•Appliances (non-Freon-containing or certified that Freon was properly removed)
•Scrap metal
•Lumber and other long materials (must be 4 ft. or shorter)
•Small amounts of remodeling waste
•Carpet
•Motorized equipment lawn equipment (gasoline, oil and any other liquids must be removed)
•Discarded general household items (clothes, toys, bicycles, etc.)
•Paint (latex only, must be solidified)
NOT ACCEPTED
•Yard waste,
 Liquids of any kind, Oil-based paint, stain, varnish, Appliances containing Freon, Concrete or other masonry materials, Dirt or rocks, Tires, Lead acid automotive batteries, Hazardous materials,Any container with a hazardous waste label, Fluorescent light fixtures, Flammable or explosive material, Propane tanks, unless valve is removed, Construction, demolition or roofing material, Asbestos, Ignitable, corrosive, reactive or toxic materials,Commercial waste

MUST BE A MECOSTA TOWNSHIP PROPERY OWNER OR RESIDENT 

Granger Waste Services reserves the right to reject any material not suitable for disposal due to size, weight or type of material.

Employment Opportunities