TOWNSHIP PLANNING COMMISSION
2017, 6:00 P.M.
May 9, 2017,at 6:00 P.M., the Banks Township Planning Commission
will hold a series of public hearings. The goal of the first public
hearing is to hear comments on a proposed amendment to the Zoning
Ordinance on the Greenbelt language. The proposed amendment can be
viewed on the Township website http://www.bankstownship.net.
The second public hearing is to consider an application from, Tom
Cooper and Heidi Cooper for a campground on his property located at
8642 US-31 N, in Ellsworth, MI in the area designated Rocky Top
Preserve. The request is to establish a maximum of 10 campsites on
the 47.438 acres parcel. This will be considered under Zoning
Ordinance Section 8.02 and 8.03. The third public hearing will be to
consider an application from Marvin Rubingh, for sand and gravel
extraction, on his property located on 6 Mile Lake Rd, Ellsworth, MI,
property ID# 05-01-00-024-001-00, and 05-01-024-002-00. This will be
considered under Zoning Ordinance Section 8-12, Sand and gravel
public hearings will be held in the Banks Township Hall located at
6520 Center Street in the lower level in Ellsworth. All interested
parties are invited to attend the hearing and comment on the Zoning
Ordinance amendment, and the applications. Contact Irene Shooks,
P.O. Box 117, Ellsworth, MI 49729, phone 231-588-6315 or email:
firstname.lastname@example.org to review the proposed amendment and
applications, or submit comments prior to the Public Hearing.