Approval to adopt the staff report as findings of fact and to to grant tentative preliminary plat overall plat and phase 1 approval of the layout of the plat of Eagles Ridge, P.P. # 70-14-08-400-045, and part of P.P. # 70-14-08-400-025, located at 3358 Bauer Rd. and 8100 36th Ave., Georgetown Township, Ottawa County, Michigan, as shown on the drawing dated 2/9/17, and with the following conditions, as recommended by the Planning Commission:
Approval to adopt the staff report as findings of fact and to grant tentative preliminary plat approval of Highpoint View No. 3, P.P. # 70-14-20-200-053, located east of 36th Ave. and south of Baldwin, Georgetown Township, Ottawa County, MI, as shown on the drawing dated 2/6/17, on the basis that Township ordinances have been met with the following conditions, as recommended by the Planning Commission:
Motion: To complete the Elmwood Sewer Project, from Maplewood Park to Cottonwood Dr., and to install sanitary sewer, sanitary laterals, sanitary force main, storm sewer, 30’ wide valley gutter road, and 8’ wide bituminous path on the north side of Elmwood; sewer main and laterals are to be installed on a deferred assessment basis, as recommended by the Utilities Committee.
Motion: To approve the Township’s participation to pay 50% of the cost to pave 12th Ave. north of Jackson St. to I-196, contingent upon the property owners petitioning the Township to create a special assessment district to pay the other 50% of the cost, as recommended by the Utilities Committee.
Motion: To initiate the process to require the installation of sidewalks on the east side of 28th Ave., from Baldwin St. to the south end of Hager Park, and to hold a public hearing. Each property owner will be granted the option to provide to the Township an additional 17’ of right-of-way, in which case the Township will pay for the cost of installation. If all property owners agree to grant the additional right-of-way, the Township will pay the cost for the installation of an 8’ bituminous path, as recommended by the Utilities Committee.
Motion: To approve changes to the Township water and sewer rates, as recommended by the Finance Committee.