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No hall rentals until further notice.

 

      

Get the latest information on the COVID-19 outbreak at Michigan.gov/Coronavirus and CDC.gov/Coronavirus.

 

 

Holidays

 

MECOSTA TOWNSHIP HOLIDAYS 2021

01/01/21

NEW YEAR’S DAY

CLOSED

04/02/21

GOOD FRIDAY

CLOSED

05/31/21

MEMORIAL DAY

CLOSED

07/05/21

INDEPENDENCE DAY

CLOSED

09/06/21

LABOR DAY

CLOSED

11/11/21

VETERAN’S DAY

CLOSED

11/24/21

THANKSGIVING EVE

8:30am-12pm

11/25/21

THANKSGIVING

CLOSED

11/26/21

THANKSGIVING

CLOSED

12/24/21

CHRISTMAS EVE

CLOSED

12/27/21

CHRISTMAS

CLOSED

12/31/21

NEW YEAR’S EVE

CLOSED

 

Special Meetings

 

Special Meeting Notice

Mecosta Township Election Commission

Address: 19729 11 Mile Rd. Big Rapids, Mi. 49307

Phone: 231-796-8935 ext.4

Meeting Date: 03/29/2021

MeetingTime: 4:30P.M.

Meeting Location: Clerk’s Office 19729 11 Mile Rd.

Purpose(s) of Meeting: To elect inspectors for the scheduled May 4, 2021 special election.

This notice is posted in compliance with the Open Meetings Act, Public Act 267 of 1976, as amended, (MCL 41.72a(2)(3)) and the Americans With Disabilities Act.

The Mecosta Township Board will provide necessary reasonable auxiliary aids and services, such as signers for the hearing impaired and audio recordings of printed materials being considered at the meeting, to individuals with disabilities at the meeting or public hearing upon 30-day notice to the Mecosta Township Board.

Individuals with disabilities requiring auxiliary aids or services should contact the Township Board by writing or calling the following: (List the name, title and telephone number of the contact person; usually the township clerk.)

Posted on: March 16,2021

Township Clerk Signature: ___________________________________

A copy of this notice is on file in the Clerk’s Office, located at:

19729 11 Mile Rd. Big Rapids, Mi. 49307

Sample Notes:

This notice must be posted at a prominent and conspicuous place at the township office, so that it is visible to the public for the entire time it is posted, at least 18 hours prior to the time of the meeting. If the township maintains a website that is updated at least monthly with meeting agendas or minutes, this notice must also be posted on that website at least 18 hours prior to the time of the meeting. (MCL 15.265) The information on access for persons with disabilities is recommended, not required. (MTA 2016)

 

NOTICE OF BUDGET
PUBLIC HEARING
The MECOSTA TOWNSHIP BOARD will hold a Public hearing on the proposed township Budget for the fiscal year 2021/2022 at the Mecosta Township Hall located at 19729 11 Mile Rd, on Monday, March 29th, 2021. Budget Hearing will start at 5:00 p.m. The property tax millage rate proposed to be levied, will be a subject of this hearing. If State requirements are still enforced regarding meetings and gatherings, the meeting will be held via Zoom. A link to the meeting can be found on the Mecosta Township web site.
A copy of the budget is available for Public inspection at the Mecosta Township Hall.
The Mecosta Township Board will provide necessary reasonable auxiliary aids and services, such as signers for the hearing impaired and audio tapes of printed materials being considered at the meeting, to individuals with disabilities at the meeting upon 14-day notice to the Mecosta Township Board. Individuals with disabilities requiring auxiliary aids or services should contact the Mecosta Township board by writing or calling the following: Clerk, Lois Brennan, 19729 11 Mile Rd. Big Rapids, Mi. (231)796-8935 ext.4.
Lois Brennan
Clerk
Mecosta Township

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

Junk Day/Clean-up Day, May 1, 2021

CLEANUP GUIDELINES
MATERIAL 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.

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