The Township of Elk Rapids - Antrim County, Michigan 49629
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Elk Rapids Township, Inc.
315 Bridge Street, PO Box 365, Elk Rapids, Michigan 49629
Phone: (231) 264-9333 |  Fax: (231) 264-6676

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Public Act 188 of 1954, As Amended, Proceedings - NOTICE OF MAPLE HARBOR AREA SEWER DISTRICT NO. 1 HEARING
Township of Elk Rapids, Antrim County, Michigan


Notice of the 1st Public Hearing scheduled for Tuesday, August 29 at 6:00 pm at the Governmental Center at 315 Bridge Street will be published twice in the Elk Rapids News and will be mailed to parcels with in the proposed sewer district.

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that as a result of petitions of property owners within the Township signed by the record owners of land whose area constitutes more than 50 percent of the total area of the hereinafter described Maple Harbor Area Sewer District No.1 special assessment district and the Township Board of the Township of Elk Rapids proposes to construct a sanitary sewer and to create a special assessment for the recovery of the cost thereof by special assessment against the properties benefited therein.

PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that the district within which the foregoing improvements are proposed to be constructed and within which the cost thereof is proposed to be assessed is more particularly described as follows:

(Listed herein by property identification numbers and depicted on the attached map)
(Said area containing 13.12 acres more or less)

05-06-010-017-00 05-06-010-018-00 05-06-010-019-00 05-06-010-019-10
05-06-010-020-00 05-06-600-037-10 05-06-600-042-40 05-06-600-042-30
05-06-600-042-20 05-06-600-042-10 05-06-600-042-00 05-06-475-001-00
05-06-475-001-10 05-06-475-002-00 05-06-475-003-00 05-06-475-004-00
05-06-475-004-10 05-06-475-005-00 05-06-475-006-00 05-06-475-007-00
05-06-475-008-00 05-06-475-009-00 05-06-475-010-00 05-06-475-011-00
05-06-475-012-00 05-06-475-013-00 05-06-475-014-00 05-06-475-015-00
05-06-475-016-00 05-06-475-017-00 05-06-475-019-00 05-06-475-020-00
05-06-475-021-00 05-06-475-021-10 05-06-475-021-15 05-06-475-022-00
05-06-475-023-00 05-06-475-027-01 05-06-475-030-00 05-06-475-031-00
05-06-475-032-00 05-06-475-034-00 05-06-475-035-01 05-06-475-036-00
05-06-475-037-01 05-06-475-038-00 05-06-475-039-00

PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that the Township Board has received engineering plans showing the improvements and an estimate of the costs of such construction in the approximate amount of $451,402.85, has placed them on file with the Township Clerk, and has passed a resolution tentatively declaring its intention to make the improvement and to create the special assessment district. The Township Board has also tentatively found the petitions to be in compliance with statutory requirements.  Posted 8/15/17  SEE: Additional MH Support Documents



  IMPORTANT NOTICE - ZBA MEETING DATE CHANGE - NEW REGULAR MONTHLY MEETING DATE (Starting July 11, 2017): The Elk Rapids Township Zoning Board of Appeals holds its regular monthly meetings on the Second Tuesday of each month, at  3:00 PM, Government Center, 315 Bridge Street, Elk Rapids, Mi. 49629



IMPORTANT NOTICE - TOWNSHIP BOARD MEETING TIME CHANGE  Starting with the May 2017 Township Board Meeting the meeting time for all Board Meetings going forward will be at 9:00 AM on the 2nd Tuesday of each month.




TOWNSHIP CREDIT CARD SERVICES - Paying Elk Rapids Township Property Taxes using a debit/credit card.  You can pay your Elk Rapids Township real estate taxes on line using all major credit cards. These are for current taxes being collected and not delinquent taxes due to Antrim County Treasurers office, after February 28th. There is a convenience fee for credit/debit card usage of 3.0%.   A link has been provided below where you can take advantage of paying your taxes by credit card.

Summer Taxes are payable July 1st through September 14th, without interest.
Winter Taxes
   are payable December 1st through February 14th, without penalty.

Resolution for Accepting Credit Cards for Tax Payments:  Approved by the Township accepting credit card payments for tax bills, understanding that there will be a service fee by the credit card company directly to the customer using that form of payment. Posted 06/17/2014   Of course you may continue to pay your taxes by check or money order.   Please keep in mind to always keep us up to date with address changes and correctionsIf you have any questions or concerns, please contact Michael Szymanski, Township Treasurer at 231-264-9333



  Individual Grave Locations  (Find-A-Grave - Maple Grove & Sacred Heart Cemeteries)
  Maple Grove Cemetery Ordinance 
Proposed Cemetery Fee Resolution Schedule
  Maple Grove Cemetery (Artificial Flower Policy)

Historic Elk Rapids Town Hall Assoc  |  Early Antrim County Pioneers  Village of Elk Rapids


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