02-28-2019 Public Notices and Want ads

NOTICE OF SALE On Wednesday, March 6, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. Kraklau’s Repair & Towing, 233 M-140, Watervliet (269) 463-8288 will hold a auction on a 2018 Hyundai Elantra KMHD84LF3JU563065 & 2000 Chevy Cavalier 1G1JC1246y7117630 (2-28-2019 TCR)

FOR SALE NORTH SHORE…Memory Gardens plot in Sermon on the Mount $800. Call or text 812-606-5835. (2-14, 2-21, 2-28-2019 TCR)

HELP WANTED AmHawk LLC – Coloma Plant has immediate first and second shift jobs positions available for general labor, brake press operators. Health Insurance and 401K benefits. Apply Monday thru Friday 8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. 200 N. West St. Coloma, MI (2-28, 3-7, 3-14, 3-21-2019 TCR)

WATERVLIET CHARTER TOWNSHIP An equal opportunity provider and employer MEETING SYNOPSIS February 18, 2019 Public Hearing: Parks and Rec Plan. Reports: Minutes, Treasurer, Payables, Police, Treatment Plant, Ambulance, County Commission. Correspondence: Paw Paw Lake Assn. Old Business: Parks & Rec. New Business: PTE Policy, Resolutions 2019-01 Poverty Exemption, 2019-02 Bond Project. Approved: Minutes, Treasurer’s Report, Payables, PPLA request, PTE policy, Resolutions 2019-01 and 2019-02. Announcements: next meeting; Planning Commission meeting. Guest Comments: Quinn, Myers. Adjournment. Respectfully submitted, Patricia Bambrick, Clerk (2-28-2019 TCR)

LIEN SALE THE FOLLOWING UNITS – have been taken under possession by Sparkle U-Stor-It for lack of payment. These units will be auctioned on March 4, 2019 if the Tenant fails to claim unit. THE AUCTION WILL BE HELD ON-LINE AT WWW.STORAGEBATTLES.COM Chris Robinson Jr., Hartford , MI Unit C043 Craig Carlson, St. Joseph, MI Unit 205 Tamala Davis, Benton Harbor, MI Unit 385 Joseph Hill, Benton Harbor, MI Unit 259 Cierra Kilpatrick, Benton Harbor, MI Unit 606 Tiara McFall, Benton Harbor, MI Unit 314 Latonia Mitchell, Benton Harbor, MI Unit 108 Annie Parham, South Bend, MI Unit 187 Tori Polk, Benton Harbor, MI Unit 257 (02-28-2019 TCR)

CITY OF COLOMA BERRIEN COUNTY, MICHIGAN ORDINANCE No. 2019-2 City of Coloma Zoning Ordinance Chapter 66, Article VI, Division 1, Sec. 66-287 Prohibition of Marihuana Establishments The purpose of this ordinance to provide a title for the ordinance; to define certain words; to prohibit marihuana establishments within the boundaries of the City of Coloma pursuant to Initiated Law 1 of 2018, MCL 333.27951, et seq., as may be amended; to provide penalties for violation of this ordinance; to provide for severability; to repeal all ordinances or parts of ordinances in conflict therewith; and to provide an effective date. The City of Coloma Berrien County, Michigan Ordains: (1) Title. This ordinance shall be known as and may be cited as the City of Coloma Prohibition of Marihuana Establishments Ordinance. (2) Definitions. Words used herein shall have the definitions as provided for in Initiated Law 1 of 2018, MCL MCL 333.27951, et seq., as may be amended. (3) No marihuana establishments. The City of Coloma hereby prohibits all marihuana establishments within the boundaries of the City pursuant to Initiated Law 1 of 2018, MCL 333.27951, et seq., as may be amended. (4) Violations and Penalties. A. Any person who disobeys, neglects or refuses to comply with any provision of this ordinance, or who causes, allows, or consents to any of the same shall be deemed to be responsible for the violation of this ordinance. A violation of this ordinance is deemed to be a nuisance per se. B. A violation of this ordinance is a municipal civil infraction, for which the fines shall not be less than $100 nor more than $500, at the discretion of the Court. The foregoing sanctions shall be in addition to the rights of the City to proceed at law or equity with other appropriate and proper remedies. Additionally, the violator shall pay costs which may include all expenses, direct and indirect, which the City incurs in connection with the municipal civil infraction. C. Each day during which any violation continues shall be deemed a separate offense. D. In addition, the City may seek injunctive relieve against persons alleged to be in violation of this ordinance, and such other relief as may be provided by law. E. This ordinance shall be administered and enforced by the Ordinance Enforcement Officer of the City or by such other person(s) as designated by the City Commission from time to time. (5) Severability. The provisions of this ordinance are hereby declared to be severable. If any clause, sentence, word, section, or provision is hereafter declared void or unenforceable for any reason by a court of competent jurisdiction, it shall not affect the remainder of such ordinance which shall continue in full force and effect. (6) Repeal. All ordinance or parts of ordinances in conflict herewith are hereby repealed. (7) Effective Date. This ordinance shall take effect March 11, 2019. Adopted: February 25, 2019 Effective: March 11, 2019 City of Coloma Martha Darling, Clerk (2-28-2019 TCR)

PUBLIC NOTICE March 2019 Board of Review Meetings Watervliet Charter Township Watervliet Charter Township Hall will hold the March 2019 Board of Review Meetings at the Watervliet Township Hall, 4959 M-140 Hwy., Watervliet, Michigan. The dates of the meetings are as follows: Organization Meeting Tuesday, March 5, 2019 5:00 p.m. Board of Review Meetings (Hearing Meetings) Monday, March 11, 2019 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Tuesday, March 12, 2019 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. All classifications are at a tentative 1.0 factor. Appointments can be made at the Watervliet Township Hall, 4959 M-140 Hwy., Watervliet, Michigan or you may call (269) 463-5113. If you are unable to attend the Watervliet Charter Township Board of Review, you may make an application through the mail. All applications by mail must be received by Watervliet Charter Township office no later than 2:00 p.m. on March 12, 2019. Eugene Jarvis Watervliet Township Assessor (2-21, 2-28, 3-7-2019 TCR)

City Of Coloma 2019 NOTICE OF BOARD OF REVIEW PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Board of Review will meet at the City Hall, 119 N Paw Paw St, Coloma, MI 49038 to examine and review the 2019 Assessment Roll. The board will convene on the following dates for the hearing of appeals of assessments or taxable values, poverty exemptions, veteran’s exemptions, parcel classification appeals and/or current year qualified agricultural denials:

Tuesday, March 5th, 2019, 5:00 pm Organizational Meeting Monday, March 11th, 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm and 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm Tuesday, March 12th, 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm Thursday, March 14th, 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Also on such additional days as required to hear all persons who have given notice of the desire to be heard until assessment rolls have been revised, corrected and approved. APPOINTMENTS ARE REQUIRED; letter appeals will be accepted and must be received no later than 7:00 pm March 14th, 2019. Tentative ratios and estimated multipliers for 2019 are as follows: Agricultural 50.00% 1.00000 Commercial 53.40% .9363 Industrial 47.01% 1.0636 Residential 43.17% 1.1582 Personal Property 50.00% 1.0000 Tentative equalization factor of 1.0000 for all classes is expected after completion of Board of Review. Jim Polashak, Mayor City of Coloma Kyle Harris, Assessor City of Coloma City of Coloma Board Meetings are open to all without regard to race, national origin, sex or disability. (2-21, 2-28, 3-7-2019 TCR)

CITY OF WATERVLIET 2019 NOTICE OF BOARD OF REVIEW PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Board of Review will meet at the City of Watervliet Hall, 158 West Pleasant, Watervliet, Michigan 49098, to examine and review the 2019 assessment roll. The board will convene on the following dates for the hearing of appeals of assessments or taxable values, property exemptions, parcel classification appeals and/or current year qualified agricultural denials: Organizational Meeting: Tuesday, March 5, 2019, 4:00 pm (no appeals will be heard at this time) Hearings: Monday, March 11, 2019, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm and 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm Wednesday, March 13, 2019, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm and 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm And on additional days as required to hear all persons who have given notice of the desire to be heard until assessment rolls have been revised, corrected and approved. APPOINTMENTS ARE REQUIRED; letter appeals will be accepted and must be received no later than 9:00 pm March 13, 2019. Tentative ratios and estimated multipliers for 2019 are as follows: Agricultural 50% 1.0 Commercial 50% 1.0 Industrial 50% 1.0 Residential 50% 1.0 Personal Property 50% 1.0 Tentative equalization factor of 1.0000 for all classes is expected after completion of Board of Review. David Brinker, Mayor City of Watervliet David Roenicke, Assessor City of Watervliet City of Watervliet Board Meetings are open to all without regard to race, color, national origin, sex or disability. American with Disabilities (ADA) Notice The township will provide necessary reasonable auxiliary aids and services to individuals with disabilities at the meeting/hearing upon seven (7) days notice to City of Watervliet. Individuals with disabilities requiring auxiliary aids or services should contact the City of Watervliet by writing or calling.

   Christa Townsend
   City of Watervliet Clerk
   158 W Pleasant
   Watervliet, Mi, 49098 

(2-21, 2-28, 3-7-2019 TCR)

TOWNSHIP OF BAINBRIDGE 2019 NOTICE OF BOARD OF REVIEW PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Board of Review will meet at the Township Hall, 7315 Territorial Rd. Watervliet MI 49098, to examine and review the 2019 Assessment roll. The board will convene on the following dates for the hearing of appeals of assessments or taxable values, poverty exemptions, parcel classification appeals and/or current year qualified agricultural denials: Tuesday, March 5, 2019, 10:00 am Organizational Meeting Hearings will be the week of March 11, 2019 Monday, March 11, 2019, 9:00 am to noon and 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm Tuesday, March 12, 2019, 1:00pm to 4:00 pm and 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm And on such additional days as required to hear all persons who have given notice of the desire to be heard until assessment rolls have been revised, corrected and approved. Letter appeals will be accepted and must be received no later than 9:00 pm March 12, 2019. Tentative ratios and estimated multipliers for 2019 are as follows: Agricultural 52.44% 0.95347 Commercial 49.06% 1.01916 Industrial 47.10% 1.06157 Residential 48.04% 1.04079 Personal Property 50.00% 1.00000

Tentative equalization factor of 1.0000 for all classes is expected after completion of Board of Review. Bill Hodge, Supervisor Bainbridge Township Scott Anderson, Assessor Bainbridge Township Bainbridge Township Board Meetings are open to all without regard to race, color, national origin, sex or disability. American with Disabilities (ADA) Notice The township will provide necessary reasonable auxiliary aids and services to individuals with disabilities at the meeting/hearing upon seven (7) days notice to Bainbridge Township. Individuals with disabilities requiring auxiliary aids or services should contact Bainbridge Township by writing or calling. Bainbridge Township Clerk Patty Hiler-Molter 7315 Territorial Rd. Watervliet, MI 49098 269.468.8040 (2-21, 2-28, 3-7-2019 TCR)

PUBLIC NOTICE BOARD OF REVIEW CITY OF HARTFORD COUNTY OF VAN BUREN * STATE OF MICHIGAN The City of Hartford Board of Review for 2019 will be held at Hartford City Hall on the following dates for appeal hearings: Wednesday March 20, 2019 9:00 A.M. – 4:00 P.M. Thursday March 21, 2019 2:00 P.M. – 9:00 P.M. Call City Hall for an appointment. The Board of Review will meet as many more days as deemed necessary to hear questions, protests, and to equalize the 2019 assessments. A non-resident may protest by letter, accompanied by a competed Board of Review petition form L-4035, if the property in this City is not their Principal Residence and is received prior to the last meeting date of the Board of Review. The tentative ratios and the estimated multipliers for each class of real and personal property for 2019 are as follows: Class Ratio Factor Agricultural 50.00 1.00000 Commercial 52.18 0.95822 Industrial 51.82 0.96488 Residential 51.54 0.97012 Developmental N/C Timber Cutover N/C Personal Property 50.00 1.00000 (ADA) American With Disabilities Notice: The City will provide necessary reasonable services to individuals with disabilities at the Board of Review meetings upon a 7 day notice. Contact the City Manager Yemi Akinwale, 269-621-2477 Board of Review: Charles Gress, Gwen McCarthy, Donna Pradon Assessor: Dianna McGrew 269-358-4497 RoxAnn Rodney-Isbrecht, Clerk City of Hartford 19 West Main Street Hartford MI 49057 269-621-2477 269-621-2054 fax Cityclerk@cityofhartfordmi.org www.cityofhartfordmi.org (2-28, 3-7, 3-14-2019 TCR)