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Capital Improvement Program

June 14, 2017
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARINGS
HOUGHTON CITY COUNCIL

The Houghton City Council will hold a Public Hearing on Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at 5:30 p.m. in the City Council Chambers, City Center, 616 Shelden Avenue, Houghton, on the proposed budget for the 2017/2018 fiscal year which runs from 7/1/2017 through 6/30/2018. The proposed millage for the 2017/2018 budget is 15.0 mills.

The property tax millage proposed to be levied to support the proposed budget will be a subject of this hearing.

Following the Public Hearing on the budget, the City Council will hold a Public Hearing on the Capital Improvement Plan, which will be followed by the Regular Meeting of the Houghton City Council. During the Regular Meeting, the City Council will act on the 2017/2018 Budget, and the Capital Improvement Plan. Copies of the proposed 2017/18 Budget and Capital Improvement Plan are available from the City Offices Monday through Friday, from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., or on our website cityofhoughton.com under public meeting notices and agendas.

The Public Hearing is an opportunity for public comment. The City also welcomes comments by mail (letters can be sent to City of Houghton, PO Box 606, 616 Shelden Avenue, Houghton, MI 49931) or by e-mailing the City Manager at citymanager@cityofhoughton,com. The telephone number for the City Office is 482-1700.

Ann Vollrath, Clerk

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2017-18 Budget

June 14, 2017
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARINGS
HOUGHTON CITY COUNCIL

The Houghton City Council will hold a Public Hearing on Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at 5:30 p.m. in the City Council Chambers, City Center, 616 Shelden Avenue, Houghton, on the proposed budget for the 2017/2018 fiscal year which runs from 7/1/2017 through 6/30/2018. The proposed millage for the 2017/2018 budget is 15.0 mills.

The property tax millage proposed to be levied to support the proposed budget will be a subject of this hearing.

Following the Public Hearing on the budget, the City Council will hold a Public Hearing on the Capital Improvement Plan, which will be followed by the Regular Meeting of the Houghton City Council. During the Regular Meeting, the City Council will act on the 2017/2018 Budget, and the Capital Improvement Plan. Copies of the proposed 2017/18 Budget and Capital Improvement Plan are available from the City Offices Monday through Friday, from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., or on our website cityofhoughton.com under public meeting notices and agendas.

The Public Hearing is an opportunity for public comment. The City also welcomes comments by mail (letters can be sent to City of Houghton, PO Box 606, 616 Shelden Avenue, Houghton, MI 49931) or by e-mailing the City Manager at citymanager@cityofhoughton,com. The telephone number for the City Office is 482-1700.

Ann Vollrath, Clerk

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Proposed Ordinance 2017-283

June 14, 2017
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
HOUGHTON CITY COUNCIL
PROPOSED ZONING ORDINANCE AMENDMENT

THE HOUGHTON CITY COUNCIL WILL HOLD A PUBLIC HEARING AT 5:30 p.m. WEDNESDAY, JUNE 14, 2017, IN THE HOUGHTON CITY CENTER COUNCIL CHAMBERS, 616 SHELDEN AVENUE, ON THE FOLLOWING PROPOSED ORDINANCE:

PROPOSED ORDINANCE 2017-283

This proposed ordinance will amend Chapter 14 of the City of Houghton Code of Ordinances. The proposed changes include Article II – State Construction Code, Article III - Dangerous Buildings, Article IV - Property Maintenance Code, and Article V - Housing Code for Rental Property including the addition of a separate licensing process for Owner-Occupied Rental properties.

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

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