Charter Township of Orion
Oakland County, Michigan


Township Board
Synopsis, Regular Meeting, Monday, June 21, 2010

Called meeting to order at 7:02 p.m.

All members present except Clerk Shults.  

Pledge, Supervisor Matthew Gibb.  Invocation, Pastor Bryson, Lake Orion First Baptist Church.

Approved payment of bills in the amount of $639,538.90 and payrolls of $98,875.19; Total disbursement of funds $738,414.09.

Received and filed Treasurer’s Quarterly Report.

Approved Agenda, as amended. Approved Consent Agenda, as amended. 

Approved Minutes, Regular Meeting, Monday, June 7, 2010.

Scheduled Public Hearing:  BCG Properties IFEC Application for July 19, 2010.

Removed Schedule Budget Work Sessions from agenda.

Approved Temporary Sign Fee Waiver Request – King of Kings Lutheran Church.

Tentatively Approved Request to Use Township Property: Dragon on the Lake.

Awarded bid for DPW Garage Furnace & A/C to Jeff Brewer Mechanical.

Approved 2010/2011 Sewer Rates.

Authorized Lake Orion Youth Baseball League concession sales. 

Approved Tax Abatement Policy as presented.

Denied request for hunting ban.

Approved retention of Michigan Tax Tribunal appraisal services.

Referred Temporary Sign Fees to Board committee for recommendation.

Tabled Peddler/Solicitor License Request from Franklin Smith until petitioner requests placement on future agenda.

Awarded Treasurer’s Office Service Counter Rehabilitation bid to Lands Friend Builders.

Amended current contract with Macomb Pipeline and Utilities Company for construction of the Kern Road trail spur.

Referred Silverbell (Squirrel to Kern) Safety Path - Preliminary Engineering Estimates for Federal Tiger II Grant back to the Safety Path Advisory Committee for further consideration.

Changed 2010 Board meeting dates as follows: July 6 to July 8 and September 7 to August 30.

Authorized Capital Improvement Projects: Field fencing not to exceed $7,500 and Civic Center asphalt updating awarded to ASI in the amount of $81,340.

Meeting Adjourned at 10:13 p.m.