Public Notice: Addison Twp.



Pursuant to the provisions of Public Act 110 of 2006 (Michigan Zoning Enabling Act) public hearings will be held on September 18, 2017 at 6:00 P.M. or shortly thereafter at the Addison Township Offices, 1440 Rochester Road, Leonard, MI 48367. The purpose of the hearings is to receive public comment on the matters below:

To amend the text of the Code of Ordinances, Appendix A, Addison Township Zoning Ordinance (ATZO) as follows:

1. Amend ATZO section 13.03.3 to read – Septic systems shall be located a minimum of one hundred (100) feet from the lake and shall be designed so as to drain away from the lake and its watersheds and its tributaries, and any wells. The one-hundred (100) feet setback may be reduced to not less than fifty (50) feet provided that an applicant submits to the township an approved on-site wastewater treatment system permit issued by the Oakland County Health Division or any replacement entity.

2. Amend ATZO section 4.19.B.5.a to read – Construction drawings that meet approval of the township engineer prior to township board approval. If the private road will serve a single parcel or building site that is adequately deed-restricted from further division in a manner acceptable to the township land division committee, following review by township legal counsel, the land division committee may waive the requirement of construction drawings.

3. Amend ATZO Section 2.02 Definitions, Lot Area to read – Lot Area: the total horizontal area within the lot lines of the lot. Minimum lot area shall not include any portion within a public right-of-way or public road easement or bottomland (as defined in Michigan Public Act 451 of 1994) for any lot created after the effective date of this definition

A copy of the proposed text may be purchased or examined at the Clerk’s office at the address above during regular business hours. Your written comments are welcomed and encouraged and must be received no later than the time and date of the public hearing. You may mail to the address above attention Clerk Pauline Bennett, email to or hand deliver to the Clerk at above address or present written comments at the public hearing in person. Reasonable accommodations to persons with disabilities will be offered if requests are received sufficiently in advance to the address above to the Township Clerk.

Pauline Bennett, Addison Township Clerk.

248.628.3317 ext 216

Publish: September 6, 2017

Posted: September 6, 2017


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