Charter Township of Orion
Oakland County, Michigan

Township Board

Minutes, Special Meeting, Tuesday, March 23, 2010

  The Charter Township of Orion Board of Trustees held a special meeting on Tuesday, March 23, 2010, at the Orion Township Hall, 2525 Joslyn Road, Lake Orion, Michigan.  Supervisor Gibb called the meeting to order at 4:04 p.m.

BOARD MEMBERS PRESENT:  Matthew Gibb, Penny Shults, Mark Crane, JoAnn Van Tassel, Neal Porter

BOARD MEMBERS ABSENT:  Alice Young, John Steimel          

OTHERS PRESENT:  Raphael Flajole, Mike Flood, Marty Scypinski, James Stevens, Tom Blust, Tom Peeler, Jeff O’Brien, Pat Wingate, Jim Marcinkowski, Bill McEntee, Annette Kingsbury

Township Board members, Road Commission for Oakland County representatives, OHM Engineering advisors, and community members reviewed the following Baldwin Road conceptual alternatives:

·         Five lanes

·         Standard boulevard (70’ median)

·         Standard boulevard with five lanes through Gingellville and two roundabouts

·         Standard boulevard with six roundabouts and four lane sections between the roundabouts with 6’ median

·         Standard boulevard with southbound lanes through Gingellville and northbound lanes on the east side. 

Questions and concerns were addressed by OHM Engineering advisors and Road Commission representatives.

ADJOURNMENT.  The meeting was adjourned at 5:05 p.m.