Township road issues draw ire of residents

By Shelby Stewart Staff Wrtier Brandon Twp- Residents in the township have taken notice of the excessive dust on the dirt roads this summer. “Road dust affects everyone that comes in contact with it,” said Granger Road resident Tim Crain in a written statement to the township board. “It adversely affects older individuals and younger […]

West Point bound

By David Fleet Editor Carter Macias, 18, a Groveland Township resident and Orchard Lake St. Mary’s Preparatory graduate will be attending the United States Military Academy. He will be reporting on July 2. The United States Military Academy was founded in 1802 and is located in West Point, N.Y., north of New York City. The […]

Brandon Township: Public Notice

Brandon Township NOTICE OF CLOSE OF REGISTRATION FOR THE August 7, 2018 Primary ELECTION To the Qualified Electors of the Brandon Township, County of Oakland: Notice is hereby given that the last day to register for the August 7, 2018 Primary Election will be July 9, 2018 If you are not currently registered to vote […]

Atlas Township: Public Notice

SYNOPSIS ATLAS TOWNSHP BOARD OF TRUSTEES REGULAR MEETING MONDAY, APRIL 16, 2018 AT 5:30 P.M. 7386 S. GALE ROAD, GRAND BLANC, MI 48439 (810) 636-2548 www.atlastownship.org Members present: T. Onica, K. Vick, A. Moore, B. June, P. Major Members absent: None Staff present: S. Wilkerson, D. Lattie, S. Bullen, Sgt G. Liber The Board took […]

Public Notice: Atlas Township

SYNOPSIS ATLAS TOWNSHIP BOARD OF TRUSTEES REGULAR MEETING MONDAY, MAY 21, 2018 AT 5:30 P.M. 7386 S. GALE ROAD, GRAND BLANC, MI 48439 (810) 636-2548 www.atlastownship.org Members present: T. Onica, K. Vick, A. Moore, B. June, P. Major Members absent: None Staff present: S. Wilkerson, D. Lattie, S. Bullen, E. Klimek The Board took the […]

Public Notice: Groveland Township

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING COMMUNUITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT FUNDS Reprogramming 2016 – 2017 Senior Center Funding NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that in accordance with Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) requirements a Public Hearing will be held by the Township of Groveland on Monday, July 09, 2018 at 7:00 pm at the Township Office located at […]

Planning commission denies recreation rezoning

By David Fleet Editor Atlas Twp.- It’s just not cricket. A group of investors that proposed creating cricket fields in the township along with other recreation attractions in a private club were turned back by planners on Wednesday night. The township planning commission voted 5-0 to deny a recommendation to the board of trustees to […]

Township Tripp Road project costs estimated

By David Fleet Editor Groveland Twp.- On June 11 the township board of trustees voted 5-0 to OK funding for rebuilding Tripp Road between Grange Hall Road and Dixie Highway. The estimated cost to the township will be about $245,885 of an estimated $3 million project. Bob DePalma, township supervisor said $189,228 will come out […]

New pastor at Mt.Bethel

By David Fleet Editor Groveland Twp.- On July 1, a new pastor will step in at Mt. Bethel Church. Leah Caron, an Oxford Township resident and current Youth Director at Seymour Lake United Methodist Church will take over for retiring Pastor Scott Clark. “I’m excited,” said Caron. “Mt. Bethel has been there for 180 years […]

Pond weed spraying OK’d, assessment eyed by council

By David Fleet Editor Goodrich-On June 11, during the village council voted 5-0 to spray the mill pond for weeds. In 2016 the council voted 4-1 in a special meeting to spray the mill pond for weeds. It was the first application since 2013. Jakki Sidge, village administrator, reported four residents have indicated they would […]