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March Board of Review

March 7, 2017
The City of Houghton Board of Review will meet on the following days and times in the City Center Council Chambers. All meetings of the Board of Review are open to the public.


Tuesday, March 7, 2016 4:00 p.m. - Organizational

Monday, March 13, 2016 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. – Public Appeals

Tuesday, March 14, 2016 3:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. – Public Appeals

Budget Work Session 5:30 p.m.

April 5, 2017

Proposed Ordinance 2017-281

April 12, 2017
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
HOUGHTON CITY COUNCIL
PROPOSED ZONING ORDINANCE AMENDMENT

THE HOUGHTON CITY COUNCIL WILL HOLD A PUBLIC HEARING AT 5:30 p.m. WEDNESDAY, APRIL 12, 2017, IN THE HOUGHTON CITY CENTER COUNCIL CHAMBERS, 616 SHELDEN AVENUE, ON THE FOLLOWING PROPOSED ORDINANCE:

PROPOSED ORDINANCE 2017-281

This proposed ordinance will amend Chapter 98 of the City of Houghton Codes, the Zoning Ordinance. The chapter has been reorganized and updated. Proposed changes include:
• Storm Water Management Requirements
• Accessory Dwelling Units with Requirements
• Home-Based Businesses with Requirements
• Adjustments to the parking requirements for new commercial developments
• Adjustments to the regulation of temporary signage

The public hearing is a chance for the council to receive public comments on this proposed ordinance. Copies of the proposed ordinance are available at the Houghton City Clerk’s Office, 616 Shelden Avenue, Houghton between the hours of 8-5 on weekdays and on our website cityofhoughton.com/info-hearings.php. The office number is 482-1700.

Ann Vollrath, Clerk
More information (PDF Format).

Zoning Board of Appeals Public Hearing

April 12, 2017
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
CITY OF HOUGHTON-ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS

There will be a Public Hearing of the Zoning Board of Appeals on Wednesday, April 12, 2017 starting at 5:30 p.m. in the City Council Chambers, City Center, 616 Shelden Avenue, Houghton, MI, 49931. The Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a Public Hearing concerning a request for a rear-yard setback variance at 200 Pearl Street to add height to the building. Following the Public Hearing, the Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a meeting to act on the variance request.

The Public Hearing is an opportunity for public comment. The phone number for the City Offices is 906-482-1700 and the City offices are open from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. Comments may also be e-mailed to: citymanager@cityofhoughton.com, or mailed to PO Box 606, Houghton, MI, 49931.

Ann Vollrath, Clerk
More information (PDF Format).

Budget Work Session - 5:30 p.m.

April 19, 2017

Budget Work Session - 5:30 p.m.

May 3, 2017
 
 

 
 
 

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