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DAVE BECKER Plastering.
New walls and ceilings plus patching. Free estimates. No job too small. 30 years experience 734-854- 6474 5/15tfn

Stump grinding. 40 years expereince. Call John. 419-467-9504. From Petersburg. 10/30

LODGING

H.D. Ellis Inn Bed and Breakfast 415 W. Adrian St. Blissfield, MI. Call 517-486-3155. Are relatives, friends or business associates coming to visit? Need a home away from home for an extended stay? All rooms include private baths, TV, wifi and a full breakfast. 6/7tfn

HELP WANTED

Renaissance is hiring direct care staff to assist adults with developmental disabilities and mental illnesses. Interested applicants call Becky – 517-920-4447 ext. 1# 4/19tfn

3 Custodian positions Britton Deerfield Schools. Send resume to: Stacy Johnson, Supt. 201 College Ave. Britton, MI 49229
stacy.johnson@bdschools.us 7/17

20 positions – Temporary/seasonal work planting, cultivating, and harvesting vegetables on a farm, from 8/5/2019 to 11/2/2019 at Brenckle Farms, Inc., Hartville, OH and multiple worksites within Stark county. This job requires three months of verifiable prior experience working on a diversified crop farm handling both manual and machine tasks associated with commodity production and harvest activities. Saturday work required. Must be able to lift/carry 60 lbs. Employer-paid post-hire upon suspicion and post-accident drug testing required. $13.26/hr or current applicable AEWR or applicable piece rate depending on crop activity. Raise/bonus at employer discretion. Workers are guaranteed 3/4 of work hours of total period. Work tools, supplies, equipment supplied by employer without charge to worker. Housing with kitchen facilities provided at no cost to only those workers who are not reasonably able to return same day to their place of residence at time of recruitment. Transportation and subsistence expenses to work site will be paid to nonresident workers not later than upon completion of 50% of the job contract. Interviews required. Apply for this job at nearest State Workforce Agency in state in which this ad appears, or OMJ Center Stark County, 822 30th St., N.W., Canton, OH 44709. Ph: (330) 433-9675. Provide copy of this ad. OH Job Order #208901631. 7/17

2 positions – Temporary/seasonal work operating trucks and heavy duty farm equipment to apply manure on farmland, from 8/10/2019 to 12/20/2019 at Nutrient Management Partners, LLC , Morgantown, IN and multiple worksites within Bartholomew, Brown, Clay, Decatur, Delaware, Gibson, Greene, Henry, Jackson, Jay, Jennings, Johnson, Knox, Madison, Martin, Perry, Posey, Randolph, Rush, Shelby and Union counties. This job requires a minimum of 6 months of verifiable commercial agricultural experience driving 4 wheel drive tractors or high horse power front wheel-assist tractors. Saturday work required. Must be able to lift/carry 50 lbs. Clean driving record required. Must pass CDL physical and obtain Medical Examiner’s Certificate in accordance with state law. Must have or be able to obtain driver’s license within 30 days following hire. Proficiency in spoken English required. Employer-paid post-hire, upon suspicion and post-accident drug testing required. $13.26/hr + OT (if applicable) or current applicable AEWR. Raise/bonus at employer discretion. Workers are guaranteed 3/4 of work hours of total period. Work tools, supplies, equipment supplied by employer without charge to worker. Housing with kitchen facilities provided at no cost to only those workers who are not reasonably able to return same day to their place of residence at time of recruitment. 3 meals/day for duration of employment provided at published rate for workers for whom motel housing w/o kitchen facilities is provided. Transportation and subsistence expenses to work site will be paid to nonresident workers not later than upon completion of 50% of the job contract. Interviews required. Apply for this job at nearest State Workforce Agency in state in which this ad appears, or WorkOne – Plainfield, 995 Andico Road , Plainfield, IN 46168. Ph: (317) 838-9335. Provide copy of this ad. IN Job Order #9216258. 7/17

SALE

4 Garage Sales on White St., Blissfield. July 19 and 20 from 9-5. A lot of everything. Portable air conditioner, like new. Bar stools, chair, coffee table, antique dishes, scrap-booking supplies. Tree, aloe plants. Crib, youth bed, books, toys. Men’s, women’s and kids clothes, coats and more! 7/17

NOTICE

Blissfield Township Board Meeting
July 9, 2019
Meeting called to order by Supervisor Navarro at 7:01.
Members present: Navarro, Gregg, Cranor, Warner.
Absent: Gritzmaker.
MOTION Gregg second Cranor to accept the minutes of the June 11, 2019 board meeting.
MOTION CARRIED
MOTION Warner second Gregg to accept the treasurer’s report of June 30, 2019.
MOTION CARRIED
MOTION Gregg second Warner to approve payment of June 2019 bills. General fund $4653.05, Fire Fund Operations $8070.34.
MOTION CARRIED
MOTION Gregg second Cranor to adopt Blissfield Township Fire Department Member Run/Training Percentage Requirements.
MOTION CARRIED
MOTION Cranor second Gregg to approve and adopt Ordinance addressing floodplain management provisions of the State Construction Code, Resolution of intent for participating in the national flood insurance program and Community resolution to manage floodplain development for the National flood insurance program.
MOTION CARRIED
MOTION Gregg second Cranor to approve the purchase of a computer for the assessor from Stratos Microsystems LLC for the cost of $1346.99 plus 3 additional licenses for Microsoft Office Home and Business 2019.
MOTION CARRIED
MOTION Cranor second Gregg to put the property on Railroad Street, owned by the township, up for sale.
MOTION CARRIED
MOTION Gregg second Warner property for sale should be listed with Kyle Cranor Realty and Kim Zimmerman the listing agent.
MOTION CARRIED with Cranor abstaining from vote.
MOTION Cranor second Gregg to approve the PA116 for Noel Eisenmann, subject to payment.
MOTION CARRIED
MOTION Gregg second Cranor to adjourn meeting at 8:17 p.m.
MOTION CARRIED
Respectfully Submitted,
Diann Warner, Clerk
Adolio Q. Navarro, Jr.
Supervisor (257)

NOTICE

Palmyra Township Board
Regular Meeting
-Synopsis-
July 11, 2019 Regular Meeting
Present: James Isley, Matt Koester, Perry Pooley, & Christine Whited
Absent: Steve Papenhagen
The June 13, 2019 Regular Meeting Minutes were approved. Time was allotted for public comment and all reports received were approved as presented.
Communications: Clerk Whited reported that the Palmyra Main & Crane Cemeteries look good; Clerk Whited reported that there is a s mall sinkhole on Lenawee Hwy; Supervisor Isley reported that Chris Renius recommended that Section 4.8 D of the Zoning Ordinance be brought into compliance with the MZEA; Board of Review will meet Tuesday, July 16th, at 12:00 pm; Supervisor Isley reported that he had mailed letters to the Manor Dr. residents informing them about the upgrade to a 24” culvert drain in the Palmyra 70 drain.
Unfinished Business: The Cost Recovery Ordinance was discussed; the Grass & Weed Ordinance was discussed
New Business: A Noise Ordinance was discussed; Motion failed on an amendment to change the monetary fine to a misdemeanor in the Health, Safety, & Welfare Ordinance; “Senior Living Help” link was tabled until the August 8th regular meeting; Approval to have the Township attorney contend with the noncompliance of property PA0-104-4100-00 (5565 Demlow); Approval to increase the mechanical and electrical application fee, the final inspection fee, and the additional inspection fee to $50; Approval to pay the electrical and mechanical inspectors 80% of the inspection fee; the FEMA floodplain ordinance was tabled until the August 8th Regular Meeting; the donation permit request by Veteran Village USA was tabled indefinitely; approval of the PA 116 application submitted by John & Rebecca Deline; approval for the township to continue purchasing flag holders & U.S. flags for the veterans buried in Palmyra Township; approval for the Supervisor & Clerk to sign the Consumers Energy contracts; Man-Nor Farms water rates were discussed; Josh Leupold was approved to be the Board of Review alternate member; approval to cancel the August 8th Regular Meeting; approval to elect Devin Olson, Adam Smith, & David Tossava as the MML trustees; approval for the PTFD to donate their expired turnout gear
Bill Payment: All Township and PTFD bills presented were approved for payment.
Next regular meeting will be held September 12, 2019
Complete Minutes of these or any other Palmyra Township meeting may be obtained from Christine Whited, P.O. Box 97, Palmyra, MI 49268.
Approved minutes can be viewed on our website at www.palmyratownship.net.
Respectfully Submitted,
Christine Whited, Clerk (410)

NOTICE

RIGA TOWNSHIP
SYNOPSIS OF MEETING MINUTES
July 8, 2019, Regular Meeting
Meeting called to order at 7:01 p.m.
Present: Goetz, Delgado, Gust, Kastel, Thompson.
Absent: None.
Items approved:
• Corrected minutes from June 10, 2019
• Treasurer’s Report
• New Electrical Permit Fee Schedule
• Purchase of recommended laptop and Microsoft Office Suite not exceeding $1,000.00
• Purchase of a sound meter not exceeding $150.00
• Prohibition of Recreational Marihuana Establishments Ordinance, Ordinance No. 49
• Purchase of a Halmatro hydraulic pump from FirstDue for $8,600.18
• Payment of bills: Fire Checking checks 2127-2142 totaling $14,456.00 and General Checking checks 11480-11505 totaling $14,424.20.
Meeting adjourned at 9:15 p.m.
Upcoming events: Riga Days Aug. 24
Natalie Thompson, Clerk
Gary Kastel, Supervisor
Copies of complete meeting minutes, treasurer’s report, resolutions, ordinances and budget available upon request from the Township Clerk or online at www.rigatownship.com (142)

NOTICE

TOWNSHIP OF RIGA
COUNTY OF LENAWEE, STATE OF MICHIGAN
ORDINANCE NO. 49
ADOPTED: July 8, 2019
EFFECTIVE: July 17, 2019
PROHIBITION OF RECREATIONAL MARIHUANA ESTABLISHMENTS ORDINANCE
An ordinance to provide a title for the ordinance; to define words; to prohibit marihuana establishments within the boundaries of Riga Township pursuant to Initiated Law 1 of 2018, MCL 333.27951 et seq., as may be amended; to provide penalties for violation of this ordinance; to provide for severability; to repeal all ordinances or parts of ordinances in conflict therewith; and to provide an effective date.
THE TOWNSHIP OF RIGA
LENAWEE COUNTY, MICHIGAN ORDAINS:
SECTION I
TITLE
This ordinance shall be known as and may be cited as the Riga Township Prohibition of Marihuana Establishments Ordinance.
SECTION II
DEFINITIONS
Words used herein shall have the definitions as provided for in Initiated Law 1 of 2018, MCL 333.27951 et seq., as may be amended.
SECTION III
NO MARIHUANA
ESTABLISMENTS
Riga Township hereby prohibits all marihuana establishments within the boundaries of the Township pursuant to Initiated Law 1 of 2018, MCL 333.27951 et seq., as may be amended.
SECTION IV
VIOLATIONS AND
PENALTIES
1. Any person who disobeys neglects or refuses to comply with any provision of this ordinance or who causes allows or consents to any of the same shall be deemed to be responsible for the violation of this ordinance. A violation of this ordinance is deemed to be a nuisance per se.
2. A violation of this ordinance is a municipal civil infraction, for which the fines shall not be less than $100 nor more than $500, in the discretion of the Court. The foregoing sanctions shall be in addition to the rights of the Township to proceed at law or equity with other appropriate and proper remedies. Additionally, the violator shall pay costs which may include all expenses, direct and indirect, which the Township incurs in connection with the municipal civil infraction.
3. Each day during which any violation continues shall be deemed a separate offense.
4. In addition, the Township may seek injunctive relief against persons alleged to be in violation of this ordinance, and such other relief as may be provided by law.
5. This ordinance shall be administered and enforced by the Ordinance Enforcement Officer of the Township or by such other person (s) as designated by the Township Board from time to time.
SECTION V
SEVERABLITY
The provisions of this ordinance are hereby declared to be severable. If any clause, sentence, word, section or provision is hereafter declared void or unenforceable for any reason by a court of competent jurisdiction, it shall not affect the remainder of such ordinance which shall continue in full force and effect.
SECTION VI
REPEAL
All ordinance or parts of ordinances in conflict herewith are hereby repealed.
SECTION VII
EFFECTIVE DATE
This ordinance shall take effect July 17, 2019.
Riga Township
Natalie Thompson, Clerk
rigaclerk@gmail.com
(419) 260-6203 (484)

NOTICE

BLISSFIELD TOWNSHIP
PUBLIC NOTICE
Blissfield Township Ordinance to
Participate in National Flood Insurance
Program. Ordinance will be in effect August , 2019. Details of ordinance are available at the
Blissfield Township Office.
Diann Paul-Warner
Blissfield Township Clerk

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