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Public Notices

Sylvan Twp: PC Public Hearing 7-18-24


The Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on a proposed a zoning text amendment (ZTA24-004) under the Municipal Code, Chapter 30 (Zoning Ordinance). This amendment would revise the requirement that a new buildings or structure be situated on a lot or parcel that abuts or adjoins a public street or road (Section 30-792). The ZTA would allow a new building or structure to also be constructed on parcels accessed by an exclusive access driveway or a private shared driveway, as permitted under Chapter 10 Development Standards, Sections 10-484 and 10-485 of the Municipal Code. The amendment also clarifies and refines the definitions and measurements of lot width and yards (Sections 30-5 and 30-182).

PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that the Planning Commission meeting will be held in person in the Board Room at the Township Offices 18027 Old US 12, Chelsea, MI 48118. The public may also view/hear the meeting through Zoom access by computer and smart phone using the following link:

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The public may only speak during the public hearing and during public comment by being physically present at the meeting. Such comments will be limited to three minutes per person for each item. Written comments may also be sent to the township offices at 18027 Old US 12, Chelsea, Michigan 48118-9673 prior to the public hearing will also be received by the Planning Commission at the meeting before close of the public hearing.

This notice is posted in compliance with the Open Meetings Act, Public Act 267 of 1976, as amended, (MCL 41.72a(2)(3)) and the Americans with Disabilities Act.

The Planning Commission will provide necessary reasonable auxiliary aids and services, such as signers for the hearing impaired and audio tapes of printed materials being considered at the meeting, to individuals with disabilities at the meeting or public hearing upon four (4) days notice to the Sylvan Zoning Administrator.

Individuals with disabilities requiring auxiliary aids or services should contact the Sylvan Township Board by writing or calling the following: Scott Pacheco, AICP Planning and Zoning Administrator, 18027 Old U.S 12, Chelsea, MI 48118; 734-475-8890 ext 113. spacheco@sylvantownshipmi.gov.