BEMIS ROAD BRIDGE UPDATE
The Washtenaw County Road Commission has announced they will begin preliminary engineering on the replacement of the Bemis Road bridge and will present agreements to Freedom Township and Bridgewater Township for Board approval.
CANDIDATE FILINGS FOR TOWNSHIP OFFICE
Partisan candidates must file Nominating Petitions and Affidavit of Identity with the Township Clerk by 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 19, 2016 for the August 2nd primary election. Candidates without political party affiliation must file Qualifying Petitions and Affidavit of Identity with the Township Clerk by 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 21, 2016 for the November 8th general election. Every candidate must file a Statement of Organization for Candidate Committees with the Washtenaw County Clerk’s Office. Filing forms are available from your Township Clerk. You can also visit the Washtenaw County’s website at www.ewashtenaw.org for a complete list of 2016 filing dates and deadlines for candidates and steps to run for office. If you have any questions please contact your Township Clerk’s Office at 517-456-6725 or the Washtenaw County Clerk’s Office at 734-222-6730.
PLANNING COMMISSION PUBLIC HEARING
Notice is hereby given that
the Bridgewater Township Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Monday, May 9, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. in the Township Hall (10990
Clinton Road) for the purpose of receiving comments on proposed amendments to
Articles 3.0 (Dimensional Standards), 4.0 (Land Use Table), and 5.0 (Use
Standards) of Zoning Ordinance No. 67 to increase the maximum floor area ratio
and ground floor coverage requirements in the AG (General Agriculture)
District, and to allow for limited non-farm keeping of bees and farm animals in
the R-3 (Hamlet Residential) District.
Please click here to view the compete Public Hearing Notice.
Please click here to view the complete text of the proposed Zoning Ordinance Amendment.
The Treasurer will not hold office hours Thursday, March 17, 2016 through Monday, May 02, 2016. If you need assistance please call the Township Treasurer at 734-678-9837.
Tuesday, March 8, 2016 Presidential Primary
Tuesday, May 3, 2016 Special Election
Tuesday, August 2, 2016 State Primary
Tuesday, November 8, 2016 State General Election
TUESDAY, MAY 3, 2016
WASHTENAW INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL DISTRICT
SPECIAL EDUCATION MILLAGE PROPOSAL
This proposal will increase the levy by the intermediate school district of special education millage previously approved by the electors.
Shall the 3.8761 mills limitation ($3.8761 on each $1,000 of taxable valuation) on the annual property tax previously approved by the electors of Washtenaw Intermediate School District, Michigan, for the education of students with a disability be increased by 1.5 mills ($1.50 on each $1,000 of taxable valuation) for a period of 10 years, 2016 to 2025, inclusive; the estimate of the revenue the intermediate school district will collect if the millage is approved and levied in 2016 is approximately $22,163,000 from local property taxes authorized herein?
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INCREASED CREW ACTIVITY IN AND AROUND COUNTY DRAINS
The Washtenaw County Water Resources Commissioner is conducting on-site inspections of all county drains to better assess condition and prioritize maintenance needs. Crews may be more visible for the next 18 months. Funded by the Department of Environmental Quality, the work will lead to more proactive maintenance and improve water quality.
Read more: Increased Crew Activity in and around County Drains
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