In the following pages you can learn all about Pleasanton Township, it's history, present state, and some about our future. Also you may be interested in renting the hall, reading township or zoning ordinances, or getting an absentee voters ballot.
The Recreation Committee meeting scheduled for Monday, March 19th has been cancelled.
PLEASANTON TOWNSHIP NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING
The Pleasanton Township Board is considering development and submission of a Michigan Natural Resources Trust Fund Grant for construction of a restroom facility, pathways, universally accessible water access and other amenities at May Buell Park. A public meeting to review the project and accept public input on the project and plan to submit the above referenced grant application will be held at 6:00 p.m., March 21, 2018 at the Pleasanton Township Hall, 8958 Lumley Rd., Bear Lake. Any correspondence should be sent to Pleasanton Township, P.O. Box 145, Bear Lake, MI 49614 or email to email@example.com
NOTICE Pleasanton Township Zoning Board of Appeals Public Hearing
The Pleasanton Township Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a variance hearing on April 4, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. at Pleasanton Township Hall, 8958 Lumley Road, Bear Lake, Michigan 49614. The subject of the hearing is as follows:
Variance request made by Thomas and Sheena Weber for property (Tax Id# 12-029-200-02) owned by Laurie DeQuis, Robert Merrill, Randy Merrill, and Tammy Vogelson located at 7297 Alkire Road, Bear Lake, Michigan. Mr. and Mrs. Weber are requesting to appeal Article 35 Section 3504 (A.), which states the minimum road frontage shall be 200 feet in the RA-1 Residential-Agriculture District.
Mr. and Mrs. Weber propose to purchase +/- 12.84 acres from the current +/- 63.43 acre irregular parcel described (Tax Id#12-029-200-02). The land division can’t be finalized unless a variance is procured to allow a parcel with road frontage of 130’ along Norconk Road in lieu of the required 200’. The existing road frontage on Norconk Road is 130’. The proposed land division will create a rectangular +/- 50.59 acre parcel with frontage along Alkire Road and the +/- 12.84 acre parcel with frontage on Norconk Road. The newly created +/- 12.46 acre parcel will have a width of 130’ for 146’ then it will expand to 460’ for the remainder of the parcel.
Any person may appear and testify at the hearing, either in person or by duly authorized agent or attorney. If you cannot attend the hearing, written responses should be directed to the Zoning Board of Appeals, 8958 Lumley Road, Bear Lake, Michigan 49614, prior to April 4, 2018. Notice of this public hearing before the Zoning Board of Appeals is in accordance with the Michigan Zoning Enabling Act, PA 110 of 2006 (as amended) as described in Section 8203 Notices, in Article 82 Administration.
The file and plot plan is available for inspection by contacting Joshua J. Mills, Pleasanton Township Zoning Administrator at (231) 651-9117.
Joshua J. Mills Zoning Administrator
The Sewer Collaborative Meetings for the months of March and April are cancelled. A letter from the USDARD stating that all of the needed information for the grant has been received but it will be 4-6 months before we will hear back from them.
Township Vacancies Board of Review Member Zoning Board of Appeals Member
Anyone interested in a position should contact Amy Cross, Clerk.,231-864-3238
Bear Lake Improvement Board Representative needed... The Bear Lake Improvement Board is seeking a Riparian Representative for it's Board. The sole Mission Statement of the Board "To preserve and protect the waters of Bear Lake from invasive species". The term for that representative is a four year obligation and by law (Michigan Act 451) MUST be a deeded riparian property owner on Bear Lake. The selection from the candidates to take place May 2018 by the remaining Bear Lake Improvement Board Members. Any questions contact free to contact Robert Yates, Chairman, Bear Lake Improvement Board. P: 231.864.3990 C: 231.690.1591
Pleasanton Township Hall 8958 Lumley Rd Bear Lake, MI 49614 231-864-2584