City of Charlotte Seeks Volunteers

The City of Charlotte is looking for residents to serve on various boards and commissions. “These boards and commissions are vital when it comes to making important decisions that impact our community,” according to Mayor Michael Armitage.

There are currently openings on the Board of Review, Camp Frances Board of Directors and the Planning Commission. More information on the responsibilities of each board is available under the “Council/Boards” menu of the City website.

To apply to serve on a board or commission, please complete this form and press “Submit.”

If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to Mayor Michael Armitage at marmitage@charlottemi.org, 734-474-1574, or through social media.

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Agenda Packet For August 11, 2020 Planning Commission Meeting

Notice Of Electronic Public Meeting
This meeting of the Planning Commission will be conducted via video and telephone conference. Please scroll down for additional information about this meeting and how you can participate.

Citizen Comments
The Planning Commission encourages citizens to express their opinions about actions the Council is considering. For information about submitting comments about matters on the Planning Commission’s agenda, please visit the Citizen Comments page.
 
Electronic Public Meeting Information
Pursuant to Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s Executive Orders 2020-110 and 2020-154, this meeting of the Planning Commission will be an Electronic Public Meeting conducted as a video and telephone conference. Please view the following for information about how citizens may participate in this Electronic Public Meeting:

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Notice Of Electronic Public Planning Commission Meeting To Be Held August 11, 2020

Pursuant to the provisions of Executive Order No. 2020-154 issued by Governor Gretchen Whitmer on July 17, 2020, notice is hereby given that the Charlotte Planning Commission will hold its regular meeting on August 11, 2020 beginning at 7:00 p.m. as electronic pubic meetings.

The reasons for holding an electronic public meeting are to limit the spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) and to remain in compliance with Governor Whitmer’s Executive Order 2020-110, which limits the size of indoor public gatherings to no more than 10 persons.

The electronic public meeting will be held as video/telephone conferences, although some or all Planning Commission members are expected to meet in person in the City Hall Council Chambers. The public may participate in the electronic public meetings as follows:

Please click the link below to join the meeting from your computer:
Meeting Link
Password: 050737

To join by telephone, dial (for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):
+1 312 626 6799 or
+1 646 558 8656 or
+1 301 715 8592 or
+1 346 248 7799 or
+1 669 900 9128 or
+1 253 215 8782

Webinar ID: 847 3580 1081
Passcode: 050737

The public will be able to listen to all discussion by Planning Commission members and will be permitted to speak during the public comment sections of the agenda.

Members of the public, whether or not they are joining the electronic public meetings, may submit written comments and questions regarding any matter, including items of business that will come before the Planning Commission. Written comments and questions may be submitted at any time. Those submitted prior to 12:00 noon on Friday, August 7, 2020 will be copied and included in the agenda packet for the meeting. Those submitted subsequent to 12:00 noon on Friday, August 7, 2020 but prior to the citizen comments portion of the agenda will be read aloud during the public comment portion of the agenda. Only the first 5 minutes of written comments will be read aloud but the full text of written comments will be provided to Planning Commission members subsequent to the meeting.

To be considered for inclusion in the agenda packet or to be read aloud during the meeting, public comments and questions must include the name and home address of the person submitting them and must not include language that would be considered vulgar or be interpreted as hate speech or fighting words. The comments and questions should also indicate the date of the electronic public meeting for which they are being submitted.

Written comments and questions should be submitted to webmaster@charlottemi.org.

Persons with disabilities who require assistance in order to participate in the electronic public meeting should contact the City at the earliest opportunity by emailing gterpstra@charlottemi.org or by calling 517-543-8843.

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Agenda Packet For August 10, 2020 City Council Meetings

Notice Of Electronic Public Meeting
This meeting of the City Council will be conducted via video and telephone conference. Please scroll down for additional information about this meeting and how you can participate.

Citizen Comments
The City Council encourages citizens to express their opinions about actions the Council is considering. For information about submitting comments about matters on the Council’s agenda, please visit the Citizen Comments page.
 
Electronic Public Meeting Information
Pursuant to Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s Executive Orders 2020-110 and 2020-154, this meeting of the City Council will be an Electronic Public Meeting conducted as a video and telephone conference. Please view the following for information about how citizens may participate in this Electronic Public Meeting:

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Notice of Special City Council Meeting August 10, 2020

Pursuant to the provisions of Section 4.7(B) of the Charter of the City of Charlotte, the Mayor has scheduled a special meeting for Monday, August 10, 2020 at 6:00 P.M, City Hall, Council Chambers, 111 E. Lawrence Ave., Charlotte, MI.  The purpose of the meeting is a to discuss the pension system’s unfunded actuarial accrued liability.

The meeting will be held as an electronic meeting.  Information about how the public may participate in the meeting is available here.  There will be public comment section on the agenda where the public will be able to speak for up to five minutes.

Ginger Terpstra, City Clerk
gterpstra@charlottemi.org

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