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Public Meeting Notices and Agendas

 

DDA/TIFA Meeting

February 1, 2017
The DDA/TIFA will meet on Wednesday, February 1st at 12:00 noon at the City Center Conference Room.

Topics that will be covered are the 2017 Lakeshore Drive Project and the 2017/18 budget.

This meeting is open to the public.

Proposed Ordinance 2017-282

February 22, 2017
THE HOUGHTON CITY COUNCIL WILL HOLD A PUBLIC HEARING AT 5:30 p.m. WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 2017, IN THE HOUGHTON CITY CENTER COUNCIL CHAMBERS, 616 SHELDEN AVENUE, ON THE FOLLOWING PROPOSED ORDINANCE:

PROPOSED ORDINANCE 2017-282

This proposed ordinance will amend Chapter 14 of the City of Houghton Code of Ordinances to transfer responsibility of the administration and enforcement of its Building Inspection provisions to the County of Houghton.

The public hearing is a chance for the council to receive public comments on this proposed ordinance. Copies of the proposed ordinance are available at the Houghton City Clerk’s Office, 616 Shelden Avenue, Houghton between the hours of 8-5 on weekdays and on our website cityofhoughton.com/info-hearings.php. The office number is 482-1700.

Ann Vollrath, Clerk

More information (PDF Format).

Proposed Ordinance 2017-281

February 28, 2017
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
CITY OF HOUGHTON PLANNING COMMISSION
PROPOSED ZONING ORDINANCE AMENDMENT

THE CITY OF HOUGHTON PLANNING COMMISSION WILL HOLD A PUBLIC HEARING AT 5:30 p.m. TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2017, IN THE HOUGHTON CITY CENTER COUNCIL CHAMBERS, 616 SHELDEN AVENUE, ON THE FOLLOWING PROPOSED ORDINANCE:

PROPOSED ORDINANCE 2017-281

This proposed ordinance will amend Chapter 98 of the City of Houghton Codes, the Zoning Ordinance. The chapter has been reorganized and updated. Proposed changes include:
• Storm Water Management Requirements
• Accessory Dwelling Units with Requirements
• Home-Based Businesses with Requirements
• Adjustments to the parking requirements for new commercial developments
• Adjustments to the regulation of temporary signage

The public hearing is a chance for the commission to receive public comments on this proposed ordinance. Copies of the proposed ordinance are available at the Houghton City Clerk’s Office, 616 Shelden Avenue, Houghton between the hours of 8-5 on weekdays and on our website cityofhoughton.com/info-hearings.php. The office number is 482-1700.

Ann Vollrath, Clerk
More information (PDF Format).

Zoning Map

February 28, 2017
More information (PDF Format).

March Board of Review

March 7, 2017
The City of Houghton Board of Review will meet on the following days and times in the City Center Council Chambers. All meetings of the Board of Review are open to the public.


Tuesday, March 7, 2016 4:00 p.m. - Organizational

Monday, March 13, 2016 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. – Public Appeals

Tuesday, March 14, 2016 3:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. – Public Appeals

Budget Work Session 5:30 p.m.

April 5, 2017

Budget Work Session - 5:30 p.m.

April 19, 2017

Budget Work Session - 5:30 p.m.

May 3, 2017
 
 

 
 
 

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