Public Hearing – Proposed Ordinance 2020-311

THE CITY OF HOUGHTON PLANNING COMMISSION WILL HOLD A PUBLIC HEARING AT 5:30 p.m. TUESDAY, JULY 28, 2020, BY REMOTE PARTICIPATION IN ACCORDANCE WITH GOVERNOR WHITMER’S EXECUTIVE ORDER 2020-129:

Proposed Ordinance 2020-311:  This proposed ordinance amends Chapter 98, to add a new Division 12, Sections 98-143 to 98-145 – Central Business Overlay District.  This proposed ordinance sets development standards and principal uses permitted for the City of Houghton Downtown with the boundary set as the southern-most lines of properties that abut the south side of Montezuma Avenue to the Portage Waterway, between Bridge Street and Franklin Street.

The public hearing is a chance for the planning commission to receive public comments on this proposed ordinance.  Copies of the proposed ordinance are attached.  2020-311

Ann Vollrath, Clerk

aerial view of the city of Houghton and lift bridge