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THE VILLAGE OFFICE IS OPEN BY APPOINTMENT ONLY BEGINNING DECEMBER 7, 2020
Monday, February 15th
Village of Dimondale
Notice of Ordinance Adoption
To the residents and property owners of the Village of Dimondale, Eaton County, Michigan, and other interested persons. Please take notice that the Dimondale Village Council, at a regular meeting held January 11, 2021 did adopt the following ordinance governing said village:
ORDINANCE 2020-2: An ordinance amending chapter 660 - Safety, Sanitation, and Health - to repeal, re-order and re-number certain sections; and to add Chapter 662 - Blight.
PART SIX - CODIFIED ORDINANCES is hereby amended by amending Chapter 660 and adding Chapter 662:
660 - SAFETY AND GENERAL WELFARE
A chapter to provide for the safety and general welfare of Village residents, commuters, visitors and all other permanent and/or transient individuals from conditions that threaten the safety and welfare of all people, and to determine certain violations as municipal civil infractions.
662 - BLIGHT
A chapter to prevent, reduce, and eliminate blight in the village by setting standards for exterior property maintenance, standards for buildings, structures or dwellings, and to determine certain violations as municipal civil infractions.
Complete copies of the text can be examined at the Village Office, 136 N. Bridge St.; Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
James P. Gallagher
In accordance with the Michigan Department of Health and Human Service's recommendations designed to help prevent the spread of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) & the MDHHS Order effective November 18, 2020 prohibiting indoor gatherings of 10 people or more; the Village of Dimondale will hold electronic meetings for the purpose of conducting normal business operations to the extent possible.
Electronic Special Meeting of the Dimondale/Windsor Sewer Board
Electronic Meeting Notice
Thursday, January 21, 2021 at 7:00 p.m.
To join the meeting electronically click this link and follow the instructions:
Or to join by dial-in option from your phone, call the following toll-free numbers:
+1 301 715 8592 US (Germantown)
+1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago)
+1 646 558 8656 US (New York)
+1 253 215 8782 US (Tacoma)
+1 346 248 7799 US (Houston)
+1 669 900 9128 US (San Jose)
And enter this Meeting ID: 894 6306 3749
Members of the public wishing to give public comment by electronic means can send an email no later than 3:00 p.m. on the day of the meeting to: Dimondalemanager@gmail.com
Comments will also be taken during the Zoom meeting. Participants that wish to speak should ‘raise their hand’ by clicking the, “wave” icon in the Reactions menu on the bottom of the Zoom window during the meeting. We will acknowledge one person at a time to speak and you will be introduced and unmuted.
Individuals with disabilities who need assistance are encouraged to contact the village manager prior to the meeting at Dimondalemanager@gmail.com. Given reasonable notice, the Village will make every effort to accommodate special request needs to the best of our ability.
***According to the Attorney General, interrupting a public meeting in Michigan with hate speech or profanity could result in criminal charges under several State statutes relating to Fraudulent Access to a Computer or Network (MCL 752.797) and/or Malicious Use of Electronics Communication (MCL 750.540). According to the US Attorney for Eastern Michigan, Federal charges may include disrupting a public meeting, computer intrusion, using a computer to commit a crime, hate crimes, fraud, or transmitting threatening communications. Public meetings are being monitored and violations of statutes will be prosecuted.***
James P. Gallagher Village Manager/Clerk
Village Council - January 11, 2021 - Electronic Meeting at 7:00 p.m.
Planning Commission - January 25, 2021 - Electronic Meeting at 7:00 p.m.
Sewer Board - January 21, 2021 - Electronic Meeting at 7:00 p.m.
Board of Appeals -not scheduled to meet
Administration Committee - not scheduled to meet
Farmers' Market TF - not scheduled to meet
Management Committee - not scheduled to meet
Public Works Committee - not scheduled to meet
Recreation Committee - January 27th at 6:00 p.m. Electronic Meeting
Work Session of Council - not scheduled to meet
Board of Appeals Openings
The Village Council recently voted to retain an independent Board of Appeals and several positions are available. This Board meets on an as needed basis and provides an opportunity for residents to engage in governance of their community with a relatively light time commitment. Interested individuals should contact the Village Manager at 517.646.0230 or for more information. A job description can be found here and a Citizen Involvement application here.
Street light out?
Use Consumer's street light outage reporting portal located HERE.