Clarence Township, Calhoun County Michigan


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Minutes CLARENCE TOWNSHIP - Regular Meeting JANUARY 14, 2019


CALL TO ORDER: The meeting was called to order at 7:00 P.M. by Supervisor R. Fisher.


PLEDGE TO FLAG:


Present: R. Fisher, W. Obrinske, L. Kubiak, S. Ott and S. Proteau


MINUTES: The minutes of the December 10, 2018 meeting were presented.
Motion by W. Obrinske and supported by S. Ott to accept minutes as printed. Approved


TREASURER REPORT: The Treasurerís report was received with 690.697.87 in Township Funds. Motion by L. Kubiak and supported by W. Obrinske to accept the Treasurerís report subject to audit. Roll call taken 5 ayes 0 nays Approved


GUEST SPEAKER: Gary Tompkins 7th District County Commissioner reported that we have two new County Commissioners one from the District 2 and District 6.
New Officers: Chairman Frisbie, Vice Chairman Vette. Also approved Committee assignments.
Sheriff Sexton talked about some B & E that have happened in our township.



CITIZENS COMMENTS: None



CORRESPONDANCE: None.



COMMITTEE REPORTS:


Fire Board: Fire Board: Linda: New used Rescue truck.

Calhoun Road Dept.: Walt: None.
Planning Commission: Sue: Next meeting December 11th.
Website: Ken Cool: None.
Five Year Township Recreation Plan:  Linda: Looking for some more people to be on the Committee.


OLD BUSINESS: The Neighborhood watch signs are installed at 14 location on Township Roads.


NEW BUSINESS: None.


CITIZENS-COMMENTS - None.


PAY BILLS: Motion by S. Ott supported by W. Obrinske to pay bills for the end of December in the amount of $17,799.81.
Roll call vote taken: 5 ayes 0 nays Approved
Motion by S. Ott and supported by W. Obrinske to pay bills for the first part of December in the amount of $13,013.34
Roll call vote taken: 5 ayes 0 nays Approved.


Motion by S. Ott supported by S. Proteau to adjourn the meeting at 7:30 p.m. Approved Next meeting February 11, 2019 at 7:00 P.M. regular meeting.

Sheryl Proteau Clarence Township Clerk


Special Meeting January 14, 2019 Meeting called to order by Supervisor R. Fisher at 7:18 p.m. All Members present: R. Fisher, S. Proteau, S. Ott, L. Kubiak, and W.Obrinske This meeting was posted in accordance with the Open Meeting Act on December 28, 2018. Purpose of meeting: Ordinance # 27 Consumer Energy Company Electric Franchise.

Greg Moore, Community Affairs Manager talked about the Franchise, the last one was signed in 1984, no change in the new franchise. Motion by L. Kubiak and supported by S. Ott to approve Ordinance #27 Consumer Energy Company Electric Franchise. Roll Call vote taken; Proteau yes, Obrinske yes, Kubiak yes, Ott yes and Fisher yes motion approve. This ordinance shall take effect on February 28, 2019. Motion to adjourn at 7:26 by S. Ott and supported by L. Kubiak approved Respectfully Submitted Sheryl Proteau Clarence Township Clerk