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2018/19 Council Meeting Schedule

June 27, 2018
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2018/19 Planning Commission Meeting Schedule

June 27, 2018
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Proposed Ordinance 2018-292

November 27, 2018
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
CITY OF HOUGHTON PLANNING COMMISSION
PROPOSED ZONING ORDINANCE AMENDMENT

THE CITY OF HOUGHTON PLANNING COMMISSION WILL HOLD A PUBLIC HEARING AT 5:30 p.m. TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 27, 2018, IN THE HOUGHTON CITY CENTER COUNCIL CHAMBERS, 616 SHELDEN AVENUE, ON THE FOLLOWING PROPOSED ORDINANCE:

PROPOSED ORDINANCE 2018-292
AN ORDINANCE, PURSUANT TO CHAPTER 98, ARTICLE 7, DIVISION 6,
OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES, CITY OF HOUGHTON
TO RE-ZONE PROPERTY

THE CITY OF HOUGHTON ORDAINS:

Pursuant to Chapter 98, Article 7, Division 6, the Code of Ordinances, City of Houghton, Michigan and Public Act 110 of 2006, as amended, the following-described property is re-zoned from R-1 (single-family residential district) to B-3 (general business district), with condition:
That part of the southeast 1/4 of the northeast 1/4 of Section 3, Town 54 North, Range 34 West, City of Houghton, Houghton County, Michigan, described as follows:
Commencing at a Houghton County monument at the East 1/4 corner, Section 3, Town 54 North, Range 34 West, thence South 87 degrees 43 minutes 01 seconds West, 100.00 feet along the East & West 1/4 line of Section 3 to the west line of Sharon Avenue and the POINT OF BEGINNING, the said East & West 1/4 line is a right line between the East 1/4 corner as described above and a 1-1/4" steel bar at the southwest corner of the southeast 1/4 of the northeast 1/4 of section 3 per survey recorded in Liber 2, Page 183; thence, continuing along the East & West 1/4 line of Section 3, South 87 degrees 43 minutes 01 seconds West, 1141.94 feet to a 1-1/4" steel bar at the said southwest corner; thence North 04 degrees 13 minutes 37 seconds East, 201.30 feet; thence North 87 degrees 43 minutes 01 seconds East, 1087.23 feet to the West line of Sharon Avenue; thence, along the West line of Sharon Avenue, 203.37 feet along a curve to the right, said curve having a radius of 644.24 feet, a delta angle of 18 degrees 05 minutes 13 seconds, and a chord of 202.53 feet bearing South 11 degrees 20 minutes 33 seconds East to the POINT OF BEGINNING. Description contains 223999.26 square feet (5.1423 acres) and is subject to any easements of public record.
AND

A parcel of land in the Northeast Quarter (NE ) of the Southeast Quarter (SE ) of Section 3, T54N, R34W, City of Houghton, Houghton County, Michigan described as follows
Commencing at the East quarter corner of said Section 3; thence S 87 44 09 West along the North line of said Northeast quarter of the Southeast quarter 100 feet to the point of beginning; thence continue South 87 44 09 West along the North line of said Northeast quarter of the Southeast quarter 523.70 feet; thence South 01 13 24 East 748 feet to the Northerly right of way line of Highway M-26; thence North 66 53 23 East along said right of way 575.27 feet; thence North 02 17 57 West, parallel to the East line of said Northeast quarter of the Southeast quarter 543.16 feet more or less to the point of beginning, containing 7.85 acres, more or less.
Condition:

1. The proposed rezoning will only go into effect upon the purchase of the property by Meijer, Inc., a Michigan corporation.

The Houghton City Zoning Map, as amended to reflect such re-zoning, is attached hereto as Exhibit A.

The public hearing is a chance for the planning commission to receive public comments on this proposed ordinance. Copies of the proposed ordinance are available at the Houghton City Clerks 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

Rental Housing Board Hearing 5:30 p.m.

November 28, 2018
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
CITY OF HOUGHTON
RENTAL HOUSING BOARD


The City of Houghton Rental Housing Board will hold a Public Hearing on Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 5:30 p.m. in the City Council Chambers, City Center, 616 Shelden Avenue, Houghton, MI, 49931. The purpose of the Public Hearing is to consider an application for a rental license at 504 West Edwards Avenue.

Following the Public Hearing, the Rental Housing Board will hold a meeting to consider the application.

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 mailed to: City of Houghton, PO Box 606, Houghton, MI, 49931 or e-mailed to: clerk@cityofhoughton.com.



6:00 pm Joint Meeting with Hancock at Carnegie Museum

December 5, 2018

Board of Review

December 11, 2018
The December Board of Review will be held on December 11, 2018 at 4:30 p.m. in the City Center Council Chambers.

Show Cause Hearing 5:30 p.m.

December 12, 2018
The Houghton City Council will hold a Show-Cause Hearing for 909 Ruby Avenue. The show-cause hearing is an opportunity for the property owner to provide testimony on why the owner should not be required to comply with the decision of the hearing officer regarding the Dangerous Building Ordinance.

Planning Commission Meeting 5:30 p.m.

December 18, 2018
The December Planning Commission meeting was changed from December 25th to December 18th at 5:30 p.m.

City Council Meeting 5:30

December 19, 2018
 
 

 
 
 

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