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September 2016 Newsletter

ATTENTION:  Election Accuracy Test
Oct. 24, 2016 ( Monday)
Time:  1:00 p.m.  Public is welcome to attend

ELECTION : November 8. 2016 (last day to register Oct. 11) elections will be held at the Ashley Baptist Church  – 10463 Belding RD. Polls will open at 7:00 AM and close at 8:00 PM. 

Recycling: Pick up for recycling will resume the 4th Saturday of each month at the Otisco Township Hall from 9:00AM to 12:00PM.  I certainly hope you will consider using this service and  not take everything to the landfill.  Acceptable items are  plastic, cardboard, and tin cans. NO GLASS!

Dump Vouchers: The new dump vouchers are now available for 2016/17 please bring ID.

Regular Board Meetings are the second Tuesday of each month at 7:00 P.M. You are invited to join us and find out all that is happening in  YOUR TOWNSHIP.  We welcome your input.   Call Lynda Sower (616).794.3506 for more information.

All dwellings and other buildings shall be marked and identified by the owner with the correct street address number on or at the front entrance of the principal building or readily visible from the adjacent street or right-of-way.    This is for your protection in case emergency vehicles need to find your address.

Thank you for your attention to this matter.

From the Office of the  Clerk:

Don’t Forget: if you are 60 years of age or older you can sign up for a permanent absentee ballot. If you know you are going to be gone on voting day you can also stop in and get an absentee ballot for the election. 

Update on “Temporary” Voting Location : The August 2. 2016 Presidential Primary Election and the State General Election on November 8. 2016 will be held at the Ashley Baptist Church.10463 Belding Rd. Ashley Baptist Church has graciously offered their beautiful facility as a public service for the community. There will be plenty of parking as well as handicapped with a spacious voting room. Thank-You Ashley Baptist Church ! 

There are changes in rules of The Freedom of Information Act as of July 1. 2015  Freedom of Information Procedures, Guidelines and Forms:

Freedom of Information Procedures and Guidelines

Annotated FOIA Public Act 442 of 1976

FIOA Request for Public Records (Form)

Notice of Denial of FOIA Request (Form)

FOIA Appeal a Denial of Records (Form)

Freedom of Information Act Detailed Cost Itemization

FOIA Appeal an Excess Fee (Form)

Cemetery:                                                                                                                                             Cleaning of Markers (Form)

MOVIE “Mr. Cooper
For anyone interested in watching the movie “Mr. Cooper” here is the link.
This movie was partially filmed in Otisco Twp. copy and paste link to your browser.