|Job Opening- Ordinance Enforcement Officer|
Dexter Township has an opening for an Ordinance Enforcement Officer. This part-time position, under the supervision of the Director of Planning and Zoning, requires office and field work and good computer and interpersonal skills.
Candidates are expected to have basic knowledge of code enforcement, site inspection, and record keeping. The incumbent is expected to learn and apply Township Ordinances, interpret ordinances for members of the public, compile technical information, and review zoning permit applications.
Dexter Township, located in Washtenaw County between the Cities of Dexter and Chelsea, provides rural living, lake living, and suburban living for more than 6,000 residents, just minutes northwest of Ann Arbor. The Township has active agriculture and has encouraged open space communities that preserve natural areas. It is home to the Hudson Mills Metropark, the Pinckney State Recreation Area, the Chelsea State Game Area, the Washtenaw County West Lake Nature Preserve, several full-sport lakes, the Huron River, and the University of Michigan’s Peach Mountain Observatory.
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Materials should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail to Dexter Township c/o Director of Planning and Zoning, 6880 Dexter-Pinckney, Dexter, MI 48130.
Initial review of applications will begin in early December.
|Township Positions Open for Residents of Dexter Township|
A number of appointments to various Township or Township related Boards and Commissions are expiring at the end of this year. These positions are open to residents of Dexter Township. Interested residents should send a letter of interest and qualifications to Harley B. Rider, Township Supervisor, by mail or by email to email@example.com, no later than Monday, November 9, 2015. Additional information may be obtained by emailing the Supervisor, or calling the Township Office 734.426.3767.
Open Positions: (Preference may be given to incumbents)
Planning Commission – 2 positions (three year terms)
Zoning Board of Appeals – 1 regular position / 1 alternate position (three year terms)
Multi-Lakes Water & Sewer Authority Board – 4 regular and 3 alternate positions (four year terms)
Public Safety Advisory Committee – 7 positions (two year terms – some restrictions apply)
|The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC)|
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) will host Public Scoping Hearings regarding the proposed E.T. Rover Pipeline as follows:
· Thursday, November 20, 2014, 6:00 PM, 500 Washington St, Chelsea
· Monday, December 1, 2014, 6:00 PM, 785 Riverview Ave, Adrian
· Wednesday, December 10, 2014, 6:00 PM, 5353 Gateway Center, Flint
· Thursday, December 11, 2014, 6:00 PM, 69227 North Main St, Richmond
For more information, visit the FERC website http://www.ferc.gov/EventCalendar/EventsList.aspx?View=monthview
|Notice: Meeting of the Dexter Township Board of Review|
Date: Tuesday, December 9, 201
Time: 1:00 pm
Location: Dexter Township Hall, 6880 Dexter-Pinckney Road, Dexter, MI 48130
Agenda: The Board of Review will hear and rule on petitions pertaining to clerical errors, mutual mistakes of fact and
situations involving hardship exemptions, veteran’s exemptions, principal residence exemptions and qualified agricultural exemptions.
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|Election Notice - Tuesday, November 4, 2014|
TO THE QUALIFIED ELECTORS of DEXTER TOWNSHIP
NOTICES IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT A
will be held in Dexter Township on
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 4, 2014
Polling Places will be open from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
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The November 4, 2014 Election is being held for the purpose of electing candidates to the below listed federal, state, county and township positions, and for voting on the proposals listed below:
OFFICES TO BE ELECTED:
Secretary of State
United States Senator
Representative in Congress 7th District
State Senator 22nd District
Representative in State Legislator 52nd District
Member of the State Board of Education
Regents of the University of Michigan
Trustees of Michigan State University
Governors of Wane State University
County Commissioner 1st District
Dexter Township Supervisor (partial term)
Justice of the Supreme Court
Judge of the Court of Appeals, 3rd District
Judge of Probate Court
Board of Trustees of Washtenaw Community College
Local School Boards for Dexter, Chelsea and Pinckney Schools
PROPOSAL 14-1 - A referendum of Public Act 520 of 2012, establishing a hunting season for wolves and authorizing annual wolf hunting seasons.
PROPOSAL 14-2 - A referendum of Public Act 21 of 2013, granting the Natural Resources Commission to the power to designate wolves and certain other animals as game without legislative action.
WASHTENAW COUNTY PROPOSAL
Proposition to renew the increase in the tax limitation for parks and recreation for the purpose of planning, acquiring, developing, operating and maintaining parks and recreation places and facilities in Washtenaw County for the benefit of Washtenaw County citizens.
PINCKNEY COMMUNITY SCHOOLS
Pinckney Community Schools operating millage renewal proposal
POLLING PLACES ARE LOCATED AS FOLLOWS:
PRECINCT 1 - Dexter Township Hall, 6880 Dexter-Pinckney Rd., Dexter
PRECINCT 2 - Multi-Lakes Sewer Authority, 12088 N. Territorial Rd., Dexter
PRECINCT 3 - Dexter Township Hall, 6880 Dexter-Pinckney Rd., Dexter
Dexter Township Polling Locations are Handicap Accessible.
Voting instructions are available in alternative formats (audio & Braille) on request
Absent Voter Ballots may be obtained through the Clerk's Office by presenting or mailing an Absent Voter Ballot Request that is signed by the applicant. Requests to mail a ballot must be delivered to the Clerk's Office no later than 2:00 PM on Saturday, November 1, 2014. Absent Voter Ballot Requests delivered to the Clerk's Office on Monday, November 3, 2014, must be voted in person on that day.
Sample ballots with proposal language are available for review in the Clerk's office, or on the Township's website www.dextertownship.org/Services/ClerksOffice.aspx
The list of candidates and proposals can also be found on Washtenaw County's website http://www.ewashtenaw.org/government/clerk_register/elections/frontpage
If you have an y questions regarding your voter's registration or the upcoming elections, please visit https://webapps.sos.state.mi.us/mivote/, or contact:
Harley B. Rider, Dexter Township Clerk 734-726-4658 firstname.lastname@example.org
Debra Ceo, Deputy Clerk 734-726-4659 email@example.com
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|Purchase of Development Rights Matching Funds Project - August 1, 2012 (Click to Read More)|
On November 15, 2011, after a presentation made by township residents, the Board of Trustees pledged a general fund appropriation of up to $5,000.00 in matching funds for public donations received in 2012 to support the application of the Ruhlig farm in Dexter Township to the Washtenaw County Purchase of Development Rights (PDR) program. The County Nat(ural) Area(s) levy that appears on the winter tax bill funds this program. Fundraising efforts have been organized by Mr. Barry Lonik. Donations from the public on behalf of the Ruhlig PDR application will also be accepted at the township hall. Should the Ruhlig application not be selected for PDR funding any public donations accepted will be returned. Please contact the township at (734) 426-3767 with any questions.