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Ballots for the 2024 February Presidential Primary
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AGENDA

CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF LANSING

PLANNING COMMISSION – REGULAR MEETING

FEBRUARY 21, 2024 AT 6:00 PM

 

 

  1. Call Meeting to Order
  2. Approval Of Agenda
  3. Approval Of Minutes
    1. Meeting Minutes for January 17, 2024
  4. Correspondence
  5. Public Comment
  6. Action Items (New Business)
    1. Public Hearing: SP-23-24 – 110 Clare St. – Stephen Tarrant
    2. SP-23-24 – 110 Clare St. – Stephen Tarrant
    3. FDR-24-01 – 108 Howard LLC – 108 Howard Street
    4. Public Hearing: R-24-02 – 2110 Lake Lansing Rd – K-Squared Construction
    5. R-24-02 – 2110 Lake Lansing Rd – K-Squared Construction
    6. FDR-23-03 – Art and Jakes Sports Bar – 2800 Preyde Blvd.
    7. Set Public Hearing: R-24-04 – Majid Koza – 2707 and 2715 Wood Street
  7. Staff Updates
  8. Adjournment

 

 

 

Trustee John Broughton will be participating in the meeting remotely. Members of the public may contact him in advance of the meeting to provide input or ask questions about business that will come before the Board at: jbroughton@lansingtownship.org .

 

All comments limited to 3 minutes, unless prior approval for additional time for good cause is obtained from the Supervisor. Appointment of Supervisor Pro Tem and/or Temporary Clerk if necessary. Individuals with disabilities requiring auxiliary aids or services should contact the Lansing Township Board by contacting: Township Clerk, 3209 W. Michigan Ave, Lansing, MI 48917. Two day (48HRS) notice is required. (517) 485-4063

Meeting Location: 3209 W. Michigan Ave, Lansing, MI 48917 Township Hall

MINUTES SHALL BE AVAILABLE IN THE OFFICE OF THE TOWNSHIP CLERK

 

 


 

 

NOTICE OF THE PRESIDENTAL PRIMARY ELECTION

TO BE HELD ON TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 2024

 

TO THE QUALIFIED ELECTORS OF THE CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF LANSING, COUNTY OF INGHAM, STATE OF MICHIGAN,

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the Presidential Primary Election will be held in the Charter Township of Lansing, County of Ingham, State of Michigan

TUESDAY FEBRUARY 27, 2024

From 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.

 

AT THE PLACE OR PLACES FOR HOLDING THE ELECTION IN SAID TOWNSHIP AS INDICATED BELOW:

PRECINCT 1 – Covenant Life Community Church, 2200 E. Grand River Ave.

PRECINCT 2 – Sycamore Creek Church, 2200 Lake Lansing Road

PRECINCTS 3, 4 and 6 – Waverly East Intermediate School, 3131 W. Michigan Ave. (in the gymnasium)

 

ALL POLLING PLACES ARE HANDICAP ACCESSIBLE

 

ALL POLLING PLACES ARE HANDICAP ACCESSIBLE; VOTING INSTRUCTIONS ARE AVAILABLE IN THE FOLLOWING FORMATS: BRAILLE AND AUDIO.

 

 

FOR THE PURPOSE OF NOMINATING CANDIDATES OF THE DEMOCRATIC AND REPUBLICAN PARTIES FOR PARTISAN OFFICES:

(Please note, you must select ONE ballot type below)

 

Republican Party Presidential Primary                       Democratic Party Presidential Primary
   (Vote for not more than 1)                                             (Vote for not more than 1)

Nikki Haley                                                                  Joseph R. Biden Jr.

Asa Hutchinson                                                            Dean Phillips

Vivek Ramaswamy                                                      Marianne Williamson

Donald J. Trump                                                          Uncommitted

Ryan L. Binkley

Chris Christie

Ron DeSantis

Uncommitted                                               

 

 

The polls of said election will be open at 7 o’clock a.m. and will remain open until 8 o’clock p.m. of said day of election.

Full text of the ballots may be obtained at the Charter Township of Lansing office located at 3209 W. Michigan Ave., Lansing, MI 48917.  Sample ballots can also be found at www.mi.gov/vote.

Absentee ballots are available for all elections; registered voters may contact the local clerk to obtain an application for an absent voter ballot.

To comply with the Help America Vote Act (HAVA), voting instructions will be available in audio format and in Braille.  Arrangements for obtaining the instructions in these alternative formats can be made by contacting the township clerk in advance of the election.  All polling locations are accessible for voters with disabilities.

 

Cortney Lightheart, Clerk
Charter Township of Lansing

 

 


 

Election Inspectors Needed
Are you detail oriented, with enough stamina to work A 15 hour day?

Election Inspectors are a vital part of the election process.  The Township will employ approximately 50 Inspectors to run the Feburary, May, August and November elections.  If you like to get up early, enjoy working with people, are comfortable using a laptop and are willing to attend a paid 3 hour training class, you might be just the person I am looking for.  Please contact my office ASAP as we are actively hiring.

Election Inspectors currently earn $220 per election (full day) and $65 per training.

Cortney Lightheart, Clerk


 

 

31A                           Fireworks

    No person shall ignite, discharge or use consumer fireworks in the township; except that this prohibition shall not preclude any person from igniting, discharging or using consumer fireworks within the township on (1) the day preceding, (2) the day of, or (3) the day after a national holiday, consistent with Act 256. Further, contingent upon House Bill 4743 of 2013 being enacted into law to amend Act 256, the following provision shall take immediate effect: no person shall ignite, discharge or use consumer fireworks in the township between the hours of 1:00 a.m. and 8:00 a.m. on (1) the day preceding, (2) the day of, or (3) the day after a national holiday. A person who violates any provision of this chapter is responsible for a municipal civil infraction, and shall be subject to a civil fine of $75.00 for the first violation. For each subsequent violation the fine will double, not to exceed $500.00 per violation.

52-3.4                        Noxious Weeds

     Any noxious weeds or grass that are 10" in height shall constitute a hazard and shall be cut or eradicated, when and as often as necessary.  In the event any expense is incurred by Lansing Township in the destruction or control of the noxious weeds or grass, the expense shall be paid by the owner or owners of the land.  

Section 21-6               Litter

     It shall be unlawful for any person to place, or cause to be placed, any rubbish, litter, dirt or other litter material including snow, ice, leaves and yard waste or debris in the right-of-way of any street, highway or road in the Charter Township of Lansing.  

   

 

 

If you are experiencing flooding, please see below for information of whom to call:

SANITARY SEWERS:

If you need someone to come out and check your sewer main, please call Operations and Management at 517-483-4455 or 517-483-4161.  This number is monitored 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  You may need to leave a message, so please include your name, address, phone number and describe the problem.

If you feel that you have a damage claim due to a sewer failure (sewer must be a tributary to City of Lansing sewer), you may call the same number and ask for a claim form to be mailed to you, or call the receptionist at 517-483-4818 for a form to be mailed to you. Or you may click here for a form.

The City offers a Basement Backup Protection Program that you may be interested in.  Click the following link for more information:  https://www.lansingmi.gov/462/Basement-Backup-Protection-Program

STORM SEWERS:

Please call the Ingham County Drain Office for issues related to storm sewers at 517-676-8395.  Listen carefully to the options if you are calling after normal business hours.

 


 
The Charter Township of Lansing Township DDA Development and TIF Plan (as adopted) is available for review.  Click here to view the plan.