12050 Old Belding Road
Ph -616-691-8450
Fax- 616-691-8804


GRATTAN TOWNSHIP

OFFICE

CLOSED FOR HOLIDAYS

DECEMBER 18, 2017 THRU JANUARY 1, 2018


Grattan Township Board Meeting
Monday, January 8, 2018 - 7:00 pm
Monday, January 22, 2018 - 10:00 am


Meeting Dates click here

GRATTAN TOWNSHIP
PLANNING COMMISSION (PC)
NOTICE
 

The Grattan Planning Commission is in the process of updating the Townships Master Plan.  This is done every five years. 

The purpose of a Master Plan is to establish a township land use policy that will guide future zoning decisions in a manner consistent with a rational, well conceived planning philosophy.

The Township invites all residents to review the current version of the Master Plan on the Township website and give input as to any updates or ideas on the direction indicated in the plan.  The PC has been looking at the information and will provide more current statistics in the 2018 edition. The public meetings regarding the Master Plan will be held:

Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at 7pm

All residents are welcome and encouraged to attend these meetings or send a response directly to the Planning Commission Chair


“EXCITING NEWS: The Grattan Township Sewer Department will be accepting credit and debit card payments online and at the counter. Please call Kirsten at (616)691-8450 during regular business hours for more information.” or go to:
grattantownship.org

for directions to "Online Sewer Bill Payment"


NOTICE OF ORDINANCE AMENDMENT ADOPTION
GRATTAN TOWNSHIP, KENT COUNTY

On October 16th, 2017, the Township Board for Grattan Township adopted
amendments to the Grattan Township Zoning Ordinance regarding:
Section 3.62- SOLAR PANELS-
regarding solar energy equipment, solar panels
and similar items.
Section 19.14- DRAINAGE PLANS
Section 3.63- ZONING COMPLIANCE PERMITS AND UNLAWFUL
PROPERTIES-
regarding zoning applications or approvals or permits for a
property that is in violation of the Zoning Ordinance or a court order and
judgment, the revision of existing Section 19.02 by the addition of a new
Subsection D regarding zoning compliance permits and conditions
A full copy of the ordinance amendment may be reviewed, purchased or inspected
at the Grattan Township offices located at 12050 Old Belding Road NE, Belding,
Michigan 48809 during normal business hours (Monday through Thursday, from
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.) or by contacting the Township Clerk at (616) 691-8450.
The ordinance amendment shall become effective upon the expiration of seven (7)
days after this notice appears in the newspaper.


 


 

 


 


 

 

 

SEWER EMERGENCY &
 POWER OUTAGE EMERGENCY
616-776-9656


GRATTAN TOWNSHIP BOARD MEETINGS
2nd Monday of The Month 7:00 pm
4th Monday of the month as necessary.

PLANNING COMMISSION MEETINGS
1st Wednesday of the Month 7:00 pm
(when needed/called)

ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS
3rd Wednesday of the Month 7:00 pm
(when necessary)

FIRE ADMINISTRATION SAFETY MEETINGS
4th Wednesday- Quarterly- 7:00 pm
(when necessary)

SENIOR MEALS
Noon: Monday, Wednesday
in the Senior Room of the Township Hall


FIRE FIGHTERS NEEDED
(WILL TRAIN)  
 
The Township Fire Department is in need
of people to become volunteer Paid-on-Call firefighters.
Call Fire Chief Lou Kirkbride at
691-8523 or 691-7404
email: grattanfirechief@comcast.net


Individuals with Disabilities
requiring auxiliary aids or services should
contact the Grattan Township Board
by writing or calling the following:

Michelle Alberts, Clerk,
12050 OLD BELDING RD
BELDING MI 48809
616-691-8450


KENT COUNTY ROAD COMMISSION
IMPORTANT NOTICE

M44 construction<<click here


NOTICE

Wi-Fi is now available free of charge and
without a password at the Grattan Township Hall
and the Grattan Fire Station

This service is provided free of charge to the
residents thru the generosity of
the Kent District Library.



at
Grattan Township Hall

Monday's and Wednesday's
12:00 Noon
suggested donation $ 2.50
60 and over
Call Township Office for more info
616.691.8450