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Notice to Public

NOTICE OF VILLAGE COUNCIL MEETING

June 14, 2021

 

The Village Council shall meet on Monday, June 14, 2021 at 7 p.m. Due to the current MDHHS orders baed on Covid 19, the Council meeting is being conducted via Zoom Webinar with a 500-participant capacity.

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VILLAGE OF MATTAWAN

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON INCREASING PROPERTY TAXES

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Village Council of the Village of Mattawan will hold a Public Hearing on a proposed increase of 0.0504 mills in the operating tax millage rate to be levied on property in 2021. The hearing will be held on Monday, June 14, 2021 at 7 p.m. Due to the current MDHHS orders based on Covid 19, the Council meeting is being conducted via Zoom Webinar with a 500-participant capacity. Details on how to join the Zoom meeting are provided above. 

The date and location of the meeting to take action on the proposed additional millage will be announced at this public meeting.

If adopted, the proposed additional millage will increase operating revenues from ad valorem property taxes 1.19% over such revenues generated by levies permitted without holding a hearing. If the proposed additional millage rate is not approved, the operating revenue will increase by 2.81% over the preceding year’s operating revenue.

The taxing unit publishing this notice, and identified below, has complete authority to establish the number of mills to be levied from within its authorized millage rate.

 

This notice is published by:

Mattawan Village

24221 Front Avenue

Mattawan, MI 49071

(269) 668-2128

 

Terri A. McLean

Village Manager/Clerk

 

VILLAGE OF MATTAWAN

REGULAR COUNCIL MEETING                                            JUNE 14, 2021

DUE TO THE CURRENT MDHHS ORDERS BASED ON COVID 19, THE COUNCIL MEETING IS BEING CONDUCTED VIA ZOOM WEBINAR WITH A 500 PARTICIPANT CAPACITY.

                                                                        AGENDA

 

1.         CALL TO ORDER @

2.         PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

3.         ATTENDANCE

4.         WELCOME TO PUBLIC 

5.         ANNOUNCEMENT OF MEETING BEING RECORDED   

6.         OPEN PUBLIC HEARING TO RECEIVE COMMENTS ON 2021 MILLAGE

7.         PUBLIC COMMENTS

8.         CLOSE PUBLIC HEARING

9.         ADDITIONS TO AGENDA

10.       APPROVAL OF THE AGENDA

11.       APPROVAL OF THE MINUTES OF MAY 24, 2021   

 12.      BILLS TO BE APPROVED IN THE AMOUNT OF $104,210.67

13.       LIMITED PUBLIC COMMENT ON ANY AGENDA ITEM                     

14.       BOARD AND COMMITTEE REPORTS

15.       STAFF REPORTS

A.  DEPT OF PUBLIC WORKS – Superintendent Anthony

B.  ENGINEER’S REPORT - Engineer Woodhams

C.   ATTORNEY’S REPORT - Attorney Graham

16.       OLD BUSINESS

  1.  BUDGET 2021-2022
  2. ZONING AMENDMENT APPLICATION FROM SULEMA RAMIREZ FOR PROPERTY LOCATED AT 25248 FRONT AVENUE – APPLICANT IS REQUESTING COUNCIL’S RECONSIDERATION

17.       NEW BUSINESS

  1. PINE HOLLOW APARTMENTS – SEE MEMO FROM SUPERINTENDENT ANTHONY. HE PROPOSES TO PUT A 2” TAP ON THE MAIN LINE WITH A SEPARATE METER FOR THE APARTMENT’S IRRIGATION SYSTEM.
  2. VARIANCE REQUEST APPLICATION FOR CONCORD FARMS LAND DIVISION- NEED TO SET PUBLIC HEARING DATE.
  3. WHITE HOUSE MEMO ON CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE AND THREAT OF RANSOMWARE.
  4. WATER/SEWER BILL RELIEF REQUEST FOR PROPERTY LOCATED AT 59430 SILVER GRASS.
  5. ADOPT RESOLUTION TO EXEMPT THE VILLAGE OF MATTAWAN FOR THE PROVISIONS OF 2011 P.A. 152 FOR FISCAL YEAR 2021/2022.
  6. ADOPT RESOLUTION TO APPROVE A TAX MILLAGE RATE OF 4.2689 MILLS ON REAL AND PERSONAL PROPERTY IN THE VILLAGE OF MATTAWAN AND 3.5 MILLS FOR SPECIAL ASSESSMENT FOR POLICE ON REAL PROPERTY ONLY SUBJECT TO P.A. 33 OF 1951.

18.       COMMUNICATIONS          

19.       COMMENTS FROM VISITORS

 20.        COMMENTS FROM COUNCIL     

 21.       ADJOURNMENT @

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VILLAGE OF MATTAWAN

NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC

BASED ON THE STATE OF EMERGENCY CREATED BY THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC, AND CONSISTENT WITH THE EMERGENCY ORDERS ENTERED BY THE MDHHS, VILLAGE OFFICES WILL BE CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. THE SITUATION WILL BE EVALUATED AND OFFICES WILL OPEN TO THE PUBLIC AS SOON AS IT IS SAFELY INDICATED.   PLEASE EMAIL OFFICES@MATTAWANMI.COM OR CALL 269-668-2128 TO LEAVE A MESSAGE ON ESSENTIAL MATTERS. THE VILLAGE APPRECIATES YOUR UNDERSTANDING.


2021 SCHEDULE OF COUNCIL MEETINGS 
VILLAGE OF MATTAWAN

The Regular Meetings of the Mattawan Village Council shall occur on the dates listed below at the Village Hall, 24221 Front Avenue, Mattawan, MI 49071, beginning at 7:00 p.m. The Village telephone number is 269-668-2128.

                            JANUARY 11            JANUARY 25

FEBRUARY 8           FEBRUARY 22

MARCH 8                MARCH 22

APRIL 12                  APRIL 26

MAY 10                   MAY 24

JUNE 14                   JUNE 28

JULY 12                    JULY 26

AUGUST 9               AUGUST 23

SEPTEMBER 13      SEPTEMBER 27

OCTOBER 11          OCTOBER 25

NOVEMBER 8         NOVEMBER 22

DECEMBER 13        DECEMBER 28 (Tuesday due to holiday)

Village of Mattawan
The mission of the Village of Mattawan government is to provide public services in an effective and efficient manner and to improve the quality of life for all of the residents and visitors in our community.

Mattawan is located on the eastern border of Van Buren County, easily accessed off of I-94. It’s local economy is supported by a strong manufacturing base, including plastic products and pharmaceutical research & development. Its proximity to the Kalamazoo area just 7 miles away also lends to its economic support. The Village offers small-town charm in the downtown area, which features a shady city park on one side of the main street area and a row of unique shops and eating establishments on the other.
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 WATER AND SEWER RATE

EFFECTIVE SEPTEMBER 1, 2020

Water:  Rate $3.92/1,000 gallons

Sewer:  Rate $8.67/1,000 gallons

Non-Village Residents will continue to pay 1-1/2 times the Village rates.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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