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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

TOWNSHIP OF MECOSTA

COUNTY OF MECOSTA, MICHIGAN

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARINGS



PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Planning Commission of the Township of Mecosta will hold public hearings on May 7, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. at the Township Hall, 19729 11 Mile Road, Big Rapids, Michigan 49307 to consider two proposed amendments to the Township Zoning Ordinance described below.

Commercial Rezoning.  The Planning Commission will consider the rezoning of the lands described below from the A Agricultural District to the C-Commercial District.  The lands proposed for rezoning are located generally at or near the intersection of 8 Mile Road and Old State Road, extending northerly along Old State Road to the vicinity of US-131.  The street addresses and tax identification numbers of the properties for which rezoning is proposed are as follows:

Parcel No.

Address  (all in Stanwood, MI 49346)

09 022 001 200

8575 Old State Road

09 022 008 000

8440 Old State Road

09 022 009 000

8193 Old State Road

09 022 014 000

8214 Old State Road

09 022 009 500

8129 Old State Road

09 022 010 000

20906 8 Mile Road

09 022 011 000

20904 8 Mile Road

09 022 012 000

20826 8 Mile Road

09 022 013 500

20820 8 Mile Road



The following lands for which street number addresses have not been assigned are also being considered for this rezoning:

Parcel No.

Legal Description

09 022 002 500

SEC 22 TI4N R10W, MECOSTA TWP, MECOSTA CO., MICHIGAN, ALL THAT PART OF S 1/2 NE 1/4 LYING W OF OLD STATE RD AND N OF DRAINAGE CREEK AND S 33 FT OF THAT PORTION OF N 1/2 NE 1/4 LYING W OF OLD STATE ROAD

 

09 022 013 000

SEC 22 T14N R10W PART OF S 1/2 SW I/4 BEG 624 FT E OF SW COR TH N 209 FT TH E 208 FT TH S 209 FT TH W 208 FT TO POB. MECOSTA TWP., MECOSTA CO., MICHIGAN

09 027 005 500

SEC 27 T14N R10W MECOSTA TWP., MICHIGAN NW I/4 NW 1/4 LYING W OF OLD STATE RD.

 

Text Amendment.  At the same meeting, the Planning Commission will hold a separate public hearing to consider a proposed amendment to the text of Sections 2.10(B) and (C) of the Zoning Ordinance to re-classify “Residential uses when associated with an on-premises commercial activity” from a use permitted with special land use approval in the C-Commercial District to one permitted by right in that district.

All interested persons may attend the public hearing and comment on the proposed amending ordinances.  Written comments concerning the amending ordinances may be submitted to the Township at the address above, to the attention of the Township Zoning Administrator, up to the time of the public hearing.  A copy of the amending ordinances is on file at the Mecosta Township office and may be reviewed by interested persons during Township office hours. 



Dated:  April 15, 2019              LOIS BRENNAN, CLERK

                                             TOWNSHIP OF MECOSTA



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: www.michigan.gov/burnpermitpermits.
Junk Day

1st Saturday in May, 8 am-noon. All household trash must be bagged. Removal of tires, items containing Freon, yard waste and hazardous material will be prohibited.

Mecosta Township Recreation Plan Questionnaire

This survey is intended to collect information from Mecosta Township residents to make decisions pertaining to the Recreation Plan.  

Thank you for you participation!

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