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MDOT outlines plan


DELTA TWP. - It was standing room only at the Delta Township administration building Feb. 15 when Michigan Department of Transportation experts laid out the details of two projects that will improve Saginaw Highway starting this spring. Both projects will be completed by the end of this season’s construction period in September. “This project is a cost effective solution that will preserve our pavement,” said MDOT spokesperson Kari Arend. “It’s a long-term fix that will cut back on future maintenance costs.” A $5-million rehab project, which will be done in three sections starting April 5, will run from Knights Inn Drive to Rosemary Street in Lansing Township. The first segment of this project will run from Knights Inn Drive to Mall Drive West from April until late July. Part of the time the two lanes of westbound traffic will continue on Saginaw, with eastbound traffic detoured. Later there will be one lane on Saginaw in each direction, with a center-turn lane. The second segment of this project, from Mall Drive West to Waverly Road will occur from mid-July until late September and the third, from Waverly Road to Rosemary Street, will happen between early May until mid-July. Both of these will see westbound traffic maintained with an eastbound detour.


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Waverly mulls closing one building, adding an all-day kindergarten to close gap By MARY JO WHITE

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Rochelle VanDeventer, MDOT manager for the first Saginaw Hwy. road construction project from Marketplace to Knights Inn Drive, talks details with Jeff Crippen of Crippen Auto Mall, Feb. 15. A second project will improve Saginaw from Knight’s Inn Drive to Rosemary Street in Lansing Township. Another project, which is part of the two-year, $40-million full reconstruction on Interstate-96, will run from Marketplace Blvd. to Knights Inn Drive and is slated to start in June and be finished in August. The cement on I-96 was due for replacement, having been laid in the 1960s, MDOT project manager Rochelle VanDeventer told the audience. This project will include a sidewalk on the south side of Saginaw from Canal to Marketplace. There will also be improvements to the Saginaw-Canal intersection, with dual left-turn lanes in all di-

What to expect Expect to see orange cones further east on Saginaw soon, with work scheduled to start in early April. • April-July: Knights Inn Drive to Mall Drive West • May-July: Waverly Road to Rosemary Street • June-August: Marketplace Blvd. to Knights Inn Drive, including the Saginaw-Canal intersection • July-September: Mall Drive West to Waverly Road Detours will be routed south of the construction, on St. Joe, S. Creyts and Michigan Ave.

rections, as well as a right there will be five days when turn lane for westbound Sag- turning will be restricted in inaw motorists at Canal. the intersection because of Driveway access will be See Plan/page 14 maintained at all times, but

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DELTA TWP. - Closing one of Waverly’s buildings and starting an all-day kindergarten are part of a draft plan for the district presented by superintendent Debra Jones to the public Feb. 10. The community forum at Waverly Middle School was the second in a series of community meetings. Jones said there are no plans to sell whichever building is eventually closed. “In my world,” she said, “we’ll grow and need it again.” The result of the work of several committees made up of parents, staff and school board members, as well as input from on-line surveys, the plan calls for an Early Childhood Center that would include all of the district’s pre-kindergarten, kindergarten and first grade students. Two other buildings would serve grades two through four, with Waverly East, the middle school and the high school staying the same. Each building would have its own principal, plus three to five teachers per grade level. This reconfiguration

would allow teachers at the same grade level to work more closely with each other and class sizes to be more even. In addition, each school’s library would have more grade level materials. All of the district’s items for the youngest students, for example, would be housed at the Early Childhood Center instead of being split among four buildings.. Child care would be streamlined, too, with all before and after-school care scheduled in one building and transportation provided by the district to and from students’ “home schools.” There would be no child care during the school day. “This is the time to do it,” Jones said of the reconfiguration. “It (the district) is going to be set up right, K to 12.” Jones said there would be no extra furniture, supplies or materials needed for the reconfiguration. The main cost would be certified staff for the all-day kindergarten. The draft calls for changes at the high school, too. These include having the same final exam and grading procedures for all sections of a class, with teachers working together to figure See

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I-96 at M-100 to be closed over weekend

cup of complimentary coffee Scandinavian group with Dr. Jones and discuss issues and comments about sets Feb. 20 meeting There will be a full clo- the state of education and the DELTA TWP. - The Scansure of Interstate-96 in each Waverly Community Schools dinavian Society of Greater direction at M-100 in Clinton in an informal setting. Lansing meets Sunday, Feb. County. It was to start at 8 20, 2-4:30 pm, at Faith United Eaton Dems set p.m. on Friday, Feb. 18. I-96 Methodist Church, 4301 S. traffic will be detoured using February meeting Waverly Road. the exit and entrance ramps A talk by Anna Werner EATON CO. - The Eaton at the interchange so crews County Democratic Party will on primitive tetrapods will be can work on removing the hold its regularly scheduled followed by a potluck dinner. bridge over the highway. For more information call February meeting on MonAll ramps will be open day, Feb. 28 at 7 p.m. at Char- (517) 482-8357 or 321-2674.. this weekend to facilitate I-96 lotte Community Library, 226 traffic while work is taking S. Bostwick. Toledo Art Museum place. If you have any items on menu for seniors The highway is expected to add to the agenda of to reopen by 6 a.m. on Mon- the regular meeting, please DELTA TWP. - The Delta day, Feb. 21. When the lanes contact Jacky Tennis at: Waverly 39’ers are sponsorreopen, the westbound en- For ing a trip to the Toledo Art trance and exit ramps at more information about the Museum to see the Egypt Exthe interchange will again be Eaton County Democratic perience Exhibit. There will closed for construction. Party visit our website at also be a brief stop at the LibThe M-100 (Wright Road) bey Glass Factory Outlet. bridge is closed for reconstruction until late August.

Senior Party planners to meet Feb. 24

DELTA TWP. - The Senior Party committee will be meeting again on Thursday, Feb. 24 at 7 p.m. in the Waverly High School cafeteria. All meetings will be held in the high school cafeteria. Please contact: Donna Tisdale(chair) at 517-574-8737 or

The trip is on Thursday, March 3. The fee of $59 per person includes transportation, admission, continental breakfast and lunch. Pre-registration required. Please call 484-5600.

D-W garden club reports activities

DELTA TWP. - At their February meeting, Delta-Waverly Garden Club members verified community donations distributed during the prior 30 days. St. David’s Episcopal Church received $250 in gratitude for providing a meeting place for the club. Donations were also made to the community organizations: Friends of Cooley Gardens, $100; MSU Children’s Garden, $300; and Waldumar Nature Center, $500.

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Authority who help participants learn daily living skills, such as how to order and pay for a meal at a restaurant. A diverse schedule of activities is available that take into account the ability levels of the participants. These include: bowling at Royal Scot; playing Uno with residents at Tendercare West; Bingo and lunch at the Sunfield Senior Center or with the Waverly 39ers; grooming and feeding horses at Sundance Riding Stable; yoga at the Westside YMCA; taking care of animals at the Humane Society; basketball at Trinity Church and Grand Ledge Baptist Church; helping with Meals on Wheels; visiting the Delta Township Library; helping at Goodwill and walking at the mall. Some in the program work at jobs at various locations one or two days a week. The community is

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The community forum audience at Waverly Middle School Feb. 10 listens to the details of a draft plan for the district that includes reconfiguring grade levels, instituting an all-day kindergarten and closing one building for next year. Plans for a year-round schedule have been scrapped and the Freshman Academy put on hold. L is middle school principal Mike Moreno.

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these out. “Teachers at the high school are taking ownership of this,” Jones said. “We’re just driving the bus.” High school schedules are due to be done by the end of this school year, so there will not be another snafu like the one that occurred last September when schedules had to be redone after classes started. Jones admitted that the plan will take a great deal of work to implement, adding

that every contract needs to be looked at. Other items in the draft are: • Taking a look at special education K through 12 • Expanding freshman orientation next fall • Exploring “essentials” classes in the high school for struggling readers and • Reconfiguring credit recovery and math and reading strategy labs at the high school. Although attendance was sparse, parents at the meeting said they liked the

plan. “I’m really impressed that things are starting to come together, “ said Patti Peyton. “It’s reassuring as a parent.” School board member Mary Ann Martin was also pleased. “I’m really excited that we’re grappling with this now and coming up with a positive solution,” she said. The remaining community meetings will be: Feb. 17 at Colt, Feb 22 at Winans and Feb. 23 at Windemere View.

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DELTA TWP. - U.S. Rep. Tim Walberg will be meeting with constituents on Saturday, Feb. 19 at three town hall meetings in the 7th Dis-

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Sports briefs Girls basketball sets cancer fundraiser

DELTA TWP. The Lady Warrior Basketball Program is raising money to help fight childhood cancer. All money raised will be donated to the Brandon’s Defense Foundation in honor of Brandon Gordon: a local high school student/ athlete who lost his life two years ago to osteosarcoma. Games and raffle prizes will be available at this event. The event will be held on Feb. 22, at the Phil Odlum Gymnasium in Waverly High School from 5 p.m. until the end of the varsity game. Waverly High School is located at 160 Snow Road.

Spring youth soccer sign-up under way

DELTA TWP. - Delta Township Parks and Recreation is accepting registrations for their spring youth soccer program, ages 4-10, as of Dec. 1, 2010. Registration forms are available at parks or at the Parks and Recreation office, 7710 W. Saginaw Hwy. The registration fee is $35. Practices begin the week of March 28. For more information please call 323-8555.

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Youth basketball camp to be held

DELTA TWP. - Waverly Warriors Mike Silecchia Youth Basketball Camp will be held Saturday, Feb. 26, 9 a.m.-noon in the Waverly High School gym. Cost: $25 and includes Tshirt and snack at camp. Pre-registration is encouraged to help ensure requested T-shirt size. For more information go to or contact Carol Wray at Proceeds to benefit the Mike Silecchia Scholarship Fund and to help support the W.H.S. Men’s Basketball Program.

Lady Warriors take control in CAAC Red


DELTA TWP. -- Waverly put a starnglehold on the CAAC Red girls’ basketball championship after winning three games in the span of five days last week. After a 72-60 non-league win over Grand Ledge on Feb. 11, the Warriors defeated league foe Jackson Lumen Christi 45-38 in a rescheduled game on Feb. 12 and gutted out a huge 38-36 win over second-place St. Johns on Feb. 15. The win over St. Johns was virtually a league-championship game, as the Redwings (13-4, 7-2) would have climbed into a first-place tie with Waverly in the league standings had they prevailed. Instead, Waverly improved to 15-2 overall, 9-0 in CAAC Red play, and took a twogame lead over the secondplace Redwings with three league games left. Although his team would have to lose two of its last three games to even share

the title, Warrior coach Erik Kutas says that there is more work to do before the crown is truly won. “It’s probably our biggest win of the season to date,” Kutas said. “It puts us in a really good position to win the conference, but we have three games to go, and we have to focus on Jackson Northwest, which is the next step in that process.” Waverly would clinch at least a share of the title with a win over the Mounties on Feb. 18, after this paper went to press. Noelle Miles hit two 3-pointers and two key free throws in the fourth quarter for the Warriors, in a game that was still in doubt until the very end. Jordyn Nurenberg led all scorers with 18 points for the Redwings, who led for most of the game before letting a nine-point, second half advantage slip away. Nurenburg scored the last two points of the second quarter and six more in the first half of the third, includ-

Noelle Miles of Waverly celebrates after knocking down her second 3-point shot in the fourth quarter of the Warriors’ 38-36 win over St. Johns on Feb. 15. The shot gave Waverly their first lead of the second half.

ing two free throws that gave St. Johns a 28-19 lead with 4:31 left in the quarter. But two fouls late in the third, her third and fourth, put Nurenberg on the bench and helped Waverly climb back into the game by holding the Redwings without a field goal for a stretch of over 12 minutes. “We started out the second half really well,” St. Johns coach Mark Lasceski said. “We went on a nice run, we hung with them, we just struggled to score late. That fourth foul really hurt us, but the kids battled. We had a chance to win.” Miles cut a six-point St. Johns lead in half with her first three with five minutes left in the fourth, and gave her team their first lead of the half with her second 1:18 later, 35-34. She then converted both ends of a 1-and-1 to stretch the lead to three, scoring all eight of her points in the span of less than three minutes. Nurenberg broke the Redwings’ field-goal drought with a layup that cut the lead to one point, 37-36 with 1:06 left in the contest, but those would be the last points St. Johns could muster. Waverly kept things interesting with a miss of the fron end of a 1-and-1 opportunity with 56.7 seconds left, and a mysterious traveling call on Victoria Milton with 21.5 seconds on the clock. Milton came down with a huge rebound, and went to the floor after what looked like a purposeful foul. The referee hesitated, and then ruled that Milton had traveled, giving St. Johns the ball back at Waverly’s end of the floor, trailing by just a single point. Nurenberg had a contested shot with about five seconds left, but it rimmed out, and the crucial rebound and late free throw by Waverly’s Carli Reid made the final

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Waverly’s Sylvia Maxwell pushes past a St. Johns defender during the Warriors’ 38-36 CAAC Red win on Feb. 15. Maxwell led Waverly with 11 points in the game. score 38-36. Sylvia Maxwell led the Warriors with 11 points and Carole Harris added 10 points and 12 rebounds in the game. Alex Hallenbeck scored 12 points and pulled down 11 rebounds for St. Johns. “I’m pretty proud of the kids,” Kutas said. “We were down most of the game, but we made enough plays to win.” But, it wasn’t easy, and certainly not as easy as in the first meeting this year between the two teams back on Jan. 25, when the Warriors took a 17-point lead at halftime and cruised to a 55-43 win. “St. Johns did a really nice job disrupting our offensive

flow,” Kutas said. “I think this is the fewest points we’ve scored all year.” After the game at Northwest on Feb. 18, the Warriors will finish the regular season with two home games, hosting Jackson Lumen Christi on Tuesday, Feb. 25 and Sexton on Friday, Feb. 28. Looking ahead to the postseason, Waverly will begin play in their Class A district at Eastern with a firstround game against the host Quakers on Monday, Feb. 28. Barring a historic upset, the Warriors will play Okemos in the district semifinal on Wednesday, March 2 for the right to play either Everett, St. Johns or 8th-ranked East Lansing for the district title on Friday, March 4.


MIDDLEVILLE -Describing Waverly’s loss in last week’s wrestling team district semifinal at Eaton Rapids as “heartbreaking” was proven woefully inaccurate at the individual districts at Middleville Thornapple Kellogg on Feb. 12. The heart of the Warriors was obviously undamaged, as seven wrestlers qualified for the individual regionals just three days later, the most in program history, with two of them, Cameron

Maldonado at 125 lbs. and Aaron Mays at 160, winning the district championship of their weight classes. Eric Brooks (119) and Cage Griffin (130) finished second in their flights, Kyle Force (145) and Thomas Houston (152) placed third and Cody Daniels (130) qualified for the regionals by placing fourth. The performance was even more impressive in a field that included not only Eaton Rapids, who qualified four wrestlers for regionals, but the fourth-ranked team in the state in Division 2,

Lowell. Waverly head coach Jim York said that his team exceeded his expectations. “I told my assistant coach that if we got five through, that’s a good day,” York said. “We got seven, so that’s a really good day.” York said that his team used their previous disappointment in the team tournament as motivation in the individual districts. “I think they had a chip on their shoulder,” he said. “We had two pretty good practices after that, and the kids did a great job. They

had something to prove, that Waverly wrestling belongs with the Lowells and some of those other teams that have wrestling reputations.” The Warriors certainly got Lowell’s attention. Maldonado won his district title with a pin in 5:02 of Lowell’s Kalvin Meyer in the championship match, and Mays defeated two Lowell wrestlers on the way to his district title, including the 7th-ranked Jake Stehley by fall in 4:45 in the flight semifinal. Also, Force’s only loss

was to top-ranked Red Arrow Andrew Morse. “I like how we’re wrestling right now,” York said. “Even with the loss (at Eaton Rapids), I feel the kids are peaking right now. We beat some tough kids, I was very impressed with how they wrestled.” The seven Warriors competed in the individual regionals at Hamilton on Feb. 19, after this paper went to press. York went into the regionals with high hopes for sending several wrestlers to

the State Finals. Just as in the districts, the top four finishers in each weight class go on to compete at the finals at the Palace of Auburn Hills beginning on March 3. “We have a realistic chance with six of the seven,” he said. The regional is going to be a dogfight, but I tell the kids that the guy across from you puts on his singlet the same way you do, ties his shoes the same way. If we get three kids to the state meet, that’s not a bad day.”

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Sports briefs New signup date set for Warrior Lax

DELTA TWP. - Warrior Lax sign-up has been rescheduled for Monday, Feb. 28, Waverly High School. It is for grades four-12.See: for more info.

Sportsman’s club sets game dinner

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News in brief Two milestones for Waverly hoops

ST. JOHNS -- Skyelar Moore scored 24 points to lead Waverly to a 57-53 CAAC Red win at St. Johns on Feb. 15, and also to pass the 1000-point mark for his Warrior career. Rashaun Carroll added 14 points to help Waverly improve to 12-3 overall and 7-1 in league play. Previously, Craig Fields won his 100th game as the Warrior head coach in his team’s 65-55 win over Grand

Ledge on Jan. 11.

Sportsman’s club sets wild game dinner

The Chief Okemos Sportsman’s Club at 4667 N. Gunnell Road in Dimondale is holding its 9th Annual Camp Dinner on Saturday, March 19, from 4-9 p.m. at the clubhouse. This a fun-filled family outing. The dinner starts at 5 p.m. and features many types of wild game. Raffles start after the dinner with an array of prizes

available for young and old alike related to outdoor activities. Adult tickets for ages 13 and up are $15 each with children 12 and under free. For additional information call: 517-646-1611 or 517-646-0701

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SUNFIELD - The Lansing/ Sunfield, Camp No.17, Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War will kick off the Civil War Sesquicentennial,

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BEAGLE PUPS & RUNNING LAB PUPPIES AKC, yellow & MARIJUANA FOR MEDICAL black, 7 wks old, vet BEAGLES Ready for the USE! Michigan law allows checked, dew claws, hunt. Watch them hunt on people with certain condiwormed, 1st shots, $450. location or pick a loving tions to qualify. We help Pictures available. 616pet $100-$200 989-463-4286 Michigan residents, Live in 374-3042 Michigan? BOSTON TERRIER PUPPIES pure bred 8 wks old shots LAB PUPS AKC black, excel517-787-1206, 616-947wormed $450.00 (517)543lent bloodlines, shots, 1206, 734-667-5960 6463 wormed, V et checked. MM $250. 989-666-2008. HIP REPLACEMENT SUR- BOXER PUPS 4 females. Al- LABRADOODLE PUPPIES G E R Y : If you had hip reso, 2 Cocker Poo puppies. Vet checked, shots & placement surgery beUTD on shots. $450-up. wormed. $400-$450. tween 2005-present and 810-837-3605 Marlette, MI. 989-763-7202 suffered problems requiring a second revision sur- CHIHUAHUAS AKC & CKC , LOST Very small adult gray gery you may be entitled (2) 7 mo. old males & (3) 7 cat, Fireside Dr., near to compensation. Attorney wk. old pups. $250-$350. Forest-Aurelius-Collins Rd. Charles Johnson 1-800-535989-666-6486 Lansing. 517-242-4001. 5727 MM CKC REG. MALTESE PUPP I E S , males, $350. Vet MALTI-POO PUPPY $300, female, 9 wks old. Blonde MEDICAL MARIJUANA chkd, dewormed. Ready to & white. Call 517-526-1163. CERTIFICATION Only $100. go. Call 517-507-8628. Local Clinics Available now! COCKER SPANIEL PUPPIES! MINIATURE ENGLISH BULL DOG PUPS $1500. 517-262NO RECORDS Good colors. Ready now. 1598. NO PROBLEM $300 & up. Shots, wormed Call a local clinic. 989-426-3866 Karen. PIT BULL 1½ yr. old N.W. 231-881-7420 neutered male. Fully, proN.E. 989-525-5700 DACHSHUND PUPS, Teens, fessionally obedience U.P. 906-361-6100 small size, vet care, trained. Shots current. Midwest 616-666-2000 $200-$250/each, cash. Very friendly, loving family Mideast 248-990-1234 517-543-7024/517-541-6004 dog. Great w/kids & cats. michigan.marijuana.license@ Would do better as only MM ENGLISH BULLDOG PUPdog. Unable to keep due to PIES 2 females, 1 male, 6 health issues. $400 neg. wks., 1st puppy shots, For interview 517-886-2989 $1200. 931-332-1629 or 931332-3626. POM A POO & PUGGLE PUPPIES Shots & wormed. Non ENGLISH BULLDOG PUPPY shedding. Adorable. $150female, 15 wks, UTD shots, ****BEST HOME $200. 989-427-3205. stunning, personality plus. LOANS****Refinance for $1500. 517-214-4404 any reason: Mortgage and POODLE PUPS (STANDARD) Land Contract payoffs, 1 yr health guaran., Jackdebt-consolidation, home ENGLISH SETTER PUPPIES Ready to go w/shots on son, DOB 12-23-10. 517improvements, property Feb. 16, both parents on 784-5225, cell 517-392-0608. taxes, foreclosures. Pursite, good hunters, FDSB chases too! Includes reg. 3 males, 3 fem. $250 POODLES, AKC TOY, Black, Houses/ Mobiles/ ea. 517-749-7882, 749-7883. $400. PEEK-A-POO’S Fuzzy Modulars. Cash Available little teddy bears. $300for good/bad/ugly credit! $350. 517-726-0368/5171 - 8 0 0 - 2 4 6 - 8 1 0 0 GERMAN SHEPHERD PUPPIES AKC, large boned, 231-2400 even temperament, good MM w/kids, $350. 734-587-3033 DRDANIELSANDSON.COM CASH REAL ESTATE GERMAN SHEPHERD PUPS AKC 1st shots, parents on LOANS We Buy Land Consite, $350. Call 810-397tracts. $10,000-$500,000 PUGS: FAWN, 8 weeks, AKC 9060/810-223-6240 PriRegistered, Dew claws, vate Money, Fast! Deal $400. (989)224-6848 with Decision Maker. GERMAN SHEPHERD PUPS AKC. different colors, 6 Michigan Licensed weeks born 12/25. Beauti- RATS (RODENTS) 2 f e NMLS#138110 800-837males, 9 males, black & ful coat and markings, 6166 or 248-335-6166 white, 6 wks old, to be Champion lines, Good pets only. 517-694-6338. guard dog, Health guar., MM loveable, parents on site,shots, vet checked, ROTTWEILLER PUPS BORN wormed, $500. 12/25. Ready for loving 2 6 9 - 7 8 1 - 4 0 8 6 new homes! Shots, wormed.$300.269-419-8924


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YORKIE PUPS, TEACUPS/ POWERHOUSE weight machine, 7 position bench, TOY READY to go. Shots & arm & leg extenders, pull wormed, tails & dews. bar & bar holder, incl. $700. 517-775-0728. Olympic 300# cast iron weight set. Like new. $350. YORKIES AKC 9 wks., 1st Call 517-490-6908 shot, males, tiny female, Vet chkd, home raised. 269-375-0657.


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SHELTIE PUPS AKC Males. Vet checked, shots, wormed. $350. 616-7841149 SHIH-TZU PUPS Imperials, multi-color, CKC, shots UTD, wormed, $250 cash. 989-236-5580/989-289-1902 SIBERIAN HUSKY PUPPIES Blue eyes, $300. Call 517303-5247 after 3 p.m.

TIGER CATS (2) Tiger/White, 4yrs and 5yrs., I have 2 cats that need to go to a forever home. They are very loving. Both are declawed in the front and both are fixed. I prefer that they go to the same home. $10/each. I prefer to be contacted by email please. 5 1 7 - 7 1 9 - 8 3 4 7 WESTIES How to Recognize a RESPONSIBLE BREEDER or 734-455-9239 for our Westies 101 handout.

Farm Equipment -Supplies

Temporary Call Center Positions available for persons with a qualifying disability are available in the Lansing area.

A BED QUEEN PILLOWTOP mattress set, new in plastic, $200. Call 517-410-4921. Can deliver. 2 SOUIX 80 GAL. Hog Water auto w/ heater, $140 ea. One 100 gal. portable gas A TEMPERPADIC/ STYLE MEMORY FOAM MATtank w/hand pump, $150. TRESS SET Queen, newTwo 300 gal. gas tanks, never used, as seen on TV, $100ea. 517-543-8721. with warranty. Cost $1,800, Sell $695. Can Deliver 989-832-2401. MM

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ALFALFA GRASSEXCELLENT Hay $3.00 & up. Can deliver. 517-641-6034 GRASS HAY 1st cut, no rain, $3.50 incls delivery 20 mi. radius of Fowlerville area 130 bale min. 517-223-8473. HAY FOR SALE Exc. quality mixed grass. 1st cut, $3.75 bale & 2nd cut, $4.25/bale. Del. available 517-763-6273 SQUARE BALES Hay $3.00 or offer. Straw $2.00 or offer. Call 989-682-4568. SQUARE HAY BALES $2.75 each. Call after 6, 517-2024275. STRAW FOR SALE $2/bale. Mason area. Call 517-930-8948

Lawn and Garden JOHN DEERE RIDING mower 180 w/ mower deck, Well maintained, $400. 517-388-4411

Firewood 100% SEASONED HARDWOOD $65 face. Ash, Cherry & Oak - cut, split & delivered. 517-490-0955 C H E R R Y , MAPLE & O A K Seasoned firewood. Delivered & STACKED. 4’x8’x16" $65. 517-651-5214. SEASONED HARDWOOD 20 mi. radius of Eagle. $60/face cord. Call 517-647-6654

Miscellaneous POLE BARNS MICHIGAN’S Largest Pole Barn Company (Best Built Barns) Best Quality, Best Service, Best Price. This Week’s Specials Erected 24’x24’x8’-$5495.00 24’x40’x10’-$7995.00 30’x40’x10’-$8995.00 30’x48’x12’-$10,995.00 Licensed/Insured. 1-877802-9591 MM ATTEND COLLEGE ONLINE from Home. *Medical, *Business, *Paralegal, *Accounting, *Criminal Justice. Job placement assistance. Computer available. Financial Aid if qualified. Call 877-895-1828 MM

Schools and Training 2011 is the year to invest in your future . Become one of the 57% of newly Microsoft Certified individuals who expect a p a y raise in 2011. Call today to find out about our new professional certification programs from New Horizons. 1-888-413-7876 Tuition Options are available AIRLINES ARE HIRING— Train for high paying Aviation Career. FAA approved program. Financial aid if qualified—Job placement assistance. Call Aviation Institute of Maintenance 877-891-2281. MM

WANTED: UNWANTED appliances, air conditioners, cars, trucks, vans, farm machinery, lawn mowers, campers, hot water tanks, aluminum or NAVY RESERVE HIRING in all fields. Serve part-time. steel boats, aluminum winPaid training & potential dows or doors, aluminum sign-on bonus. Great benetoppers, any types of alufits. $ for school. HS grads minum or steel siding, ages 17-39. Call 1-800-9224 wheelers, go carts, trail1703, M-F 9-3. MC ers, batteries. All picked up for Free. ATTEND COLLEGE ONLINE Call 517-628-2818 from Home. *Medical, *Business, *Paralegal, *Accounting, *Criminal Justice. Job placement assistance. Computer available. Financial Aid if qualified. Call 877-895-1828 A AARDVARK ANTIQUER paying cash for guns, MC jewlery, furniture, art & unusual & bizarre items. NUCLEAR POWER PAID 517-819-8700 training, great salary, benefits, $ for school. Gain BUYING ANTIQUE LAMPS, valued skills. No exp. jewelry, watches, musical Needed. HS grads ages 17instruments, artwork, oth34. Call 1-800-922-1703, Mer nice things. John 517F 9-3. MC 886-9795.

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SEASONED hardwood FIRE WOOD . $65 face cord; 2 or CASH FOR GUNS , Art, Antimore, $60 per face cord. ques, Jewelry, musical inFree delivery. Call Jeff 517struments, Valuables. Call 719-1281; Carol 517-507517-204-2004/517-663-3931 TANTARA TRANSPORTA 7093. TION IS now hiring owner 20th year selling firewood! CASH PAID D iabet ic test operators & company flatstrips. Area’s original, oldbed drivers. Competitive est buyer. Friendly & fair. pay & home time. Call 517-505-2726, 888-639-6179 Dave @ 800-650-0292 or apply online at CASH PAID MC for diabetic test strips. WHIRLPOOL WASHER & Up to $15 per 100 strips. Elec. dryer. White in color. DRIVERS-PAID CDL TRAIN Ph. 517-292-0991 Like new! $250/both. 517ING & a stable Career! No 622-3638, after 3p.m. credit check! No experiEXTRA DIABETIC TEST ence required! Trainers STRIPS? Earn $ & help othearn 49 cents/mile! 888ers. Local pick up. $5417-7564 CRST Expedited $16/box. (517) 256-7221. MC



Baby & Childrens Items

MOM 2 MOM Sale VENDORS WANTED Tables $9ea for 6’ Feb. 19th 9am-Noon. 4821551 Admission $1

Computers NICE DELL LATITUDE D630 Laptops 1.8GHz Core2Duo 80GB/2GB/DVDRW/WiFi Yorkie-Poos, Malte-Poos & Good Battery Antivirus Teddy Bears Toy Size Office $275 517.614.8880 Nonshed Shots Dewormed Raised w/kids Guaranteed $375/up. (989) 225-1367. It’s not too late to find a YORKIE PUPPY TEACUP 12 wk. old male. Shots & wormed. "Pocket" size. $500. 989-427-3205

A AMISH LOG HEADBOARD AND Queen Pillow Top Mattress Set. Brand newnever used, sell all for $275. 989-923-1278.

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Day-Eve-wkend Classes Job Placement Assistance Class B Training (1 day) (517) 887-1600 Train Local Save Hassle

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Great Pay, customer sales/service, flexible work schedule, no exp nec call 517-333-1700

Also Available Peckham Training Opportunity Do you want to become A+ Certified? Or already are? Do you meet the above qualifications? Do you have IT Experience? If you answered yes to the above four questions you may beeligible for free training through Peckham. To apply in person for the above opportunities 8am-4pm Monday-Friday 3510 Capital City Blvd. Lansing, MI 48906 Every effort will be made to provide reasonable accommodations for applicants.


Porch delivery routes available in Lansing delivering the Lansing City Communtiy News on the weekend. Approx. $120 per month for 4 hours per weekend. MUST RESIDE IN THE NORTH LANSING AREA AND BE 18 OR OLDER. If interested, contact Karen W. at 377-1247

When you need repairs around the home - and you need them fast - check the service directory in LCN Classifieds See or Call LCN Monday-Friday, 8-5 1.877.475.SELL

PATIENT SERVICES COORDINATOR We are looking for a bright, enthusiastic, motivated Patient Services Coordinator for our Lansing office, parttime, M-F. Duties include answering telephones, scheduling appointments, verifing insurance eligibility and patient benefits. Successful candidate will support the business by providing exceptional customer service and cultivating relationships with referral providers. Prior healthcare related experience preferred. Effective time management, phone and computer skills a must. Please email resume and cover letter to by Feb. 25, 2011.

ate opening for an established home porch delivery route in the North/West Lansing area. Delivery times are 1.5 to 3 hours per morning between 3 a.m. and 6 a.m. seven days a week. The route profit is approximately $590 to 655 per month. You must live in Lansing, north of 496. This is an excellent opportunity to earn additional income. If you are interested in more information please contact Karen Warner at 517377-1247or email at

ProfessionalTechnical PROJECT DIRECTOR The Michigan Consumers for Healthcare Advancement (MCHA) Coalition is seeking a demonstrated leader who will expand & protect healthcare access by developing statewide strategies to support the mission of MCHA, creating strategic alliances & partnerships related to public policy initiatives, enhancing MCHA’s public profile, and building the grassroots infrastructure needed to support the mission’s projects & programs. The desired candidate will have 5+ yrs exp. in community organizing, health advocacy, or a related field; Mgt. exp. & demonstrated understanding of the political process, advocacy and policy work; as well as working knowledge of state and federal legislative & administrative processes. Salary is commensurate with experience & qualifications. Comprehensive benefit package includes health insurance, paid leave, and more. To apply, send resume, cover letter and 3 references to jhudson@ or by mail to MCHA Executive Director Search, PO Box 21129, Lansing, MI 48909-1129.

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PHYSICAL THERAPIST Immediate full, part time, or job sharing position for Michigan licensed PT in acute orthopedic outpatient facility. Competitive salary and benefits. New grads welcome to apply. Call 517-485-3640 or fax resume 517-485-3682.

Business Opport. Self Employment ASSEMBLE MAGNETS & CRAFTS from Home! YearRound Work! Excellent Pay! No Experience! Top US Company! Glue Gun, Painting, Jewelry, More! Toll Free 1-866-844-5091 MM LOCAL DATA ENTRY/TYPISTS needed immediately. $400 PT—$800 FT weekly. Flexible schedule, work from own PC. 800-920-4851 MM Email the Lansing Community Newspapers 24/7 at:

Apartments For Rent

DOWNTOWN remodeled 2 bdrm., laminate wood floors, large kitchen, available midJanuary. $595+ heat & water. 517-719-5600

Apartments Suburbs

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1, 2, & 3 BEDRO OM apartment homes starting from $599.00. Full size washer FRANDOR NEAR spacious, and dryer included. Please secure 2 bdrm. Rent incl. call (517)886-4100. heat, water, trash pickup, carport, sep. storage unit, 1, 2, & 3 BEDROOM apartlaundry fac. in bsmt. On ment homes starting from site owner/mgr. No pets. $599.00. Full size washer $585/mo. Immediate ocand dryer included. Please cupancy. 517-881-2049. call (517)886-4100.

Spacious 1, 2 & 3 bedroom apartments. 1 beds from $499. 2 beds from $599. * Free Utilities * Fitness Center * Arizona Dry Sauna * Indoor/Outdoor Pool * Resident Business Center * Walk-in Closets 10 minutes west of downtown Lansing, Thomas Cooley Law School, I-496 and I-96 and directly north of the Lansing Mall.

GRAND LEDGE 2 bdrm. fireplace, garage, central air, washer & dryer, $750-$775. 517-2829669 or 517-349-8000 HASLETT 5705 Potter, near lake. Large 2 bdrm. 1.5 bath, fireplace, central air. Utility room with washer / dryer hookup. No pets, $595/mo. incl. water. Call 517-372-8000 or 517349-8345

Apartments Suburbs MOVE IN FOR $299 when you sign a 12 mo. lease ! Forest View Apts, Haslett * Immediate Occupancy * Cozy 1 bdrm apts $560 * PET WELCOME * Single level bldg w/ private entries * Washer/Dryer hook ups in utility room * Vaulted ceiling in living room * Storage access * Lovely wooded setting * Close to everything Expires March15, 2011 Call today for info and tour! 517-803-2648. Conditions apply.

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BLUE WATER VILLAGE Dimondale, near GM Delta plant. New 2 & 3 bdrms, 2 baths, starting at $700 & trash incl. all appliances, bsmt., pets welcome. Call 517-749-1714 or 517-372-6250 Email the Lansing Community Newspapers 24/7 at:

Homes For Rent

E. LANS. ATTRACTIVE 2 BR 1325 GLENROSE AVE. Very cape cod, energy effic. furnice 3 bdrm., all appliannace, air, fireplace, newly ces, lg yard, garage. 1st, painted, newer appliances, last deposit. $800 + utilitceiling fans, very clean, ies + dep. 517-708-7528. well maintained, no pets, $695 + utils., references, 1712½ NEW York St. Lansdeposit. 517-337-1007. ing Nice 2 bdrm. Washer Dryer hookup in bsmt. Email the Lansing Community New flooring in bathroom Newspapers 24/7 at: & kitchen. $550 + util. 517-372-8129

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DO YOU EARN $800.00 IN A DAY? Your own local candy route 25 machines and candy all for $9995.00. All major credit cards accepted 877-915-8222 Vend 3.MC

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NOTICE OF AVAILABILITY OF AN ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT FRANDOR/CHESTER RD., FREE HEAT & W A T E R . AND MSU FREE HEAT-WATER! ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZabcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz~!@#$%^&*()_+`1234567890-=,./?;’:”[]\{}| Village Green of Lansing Edgemont Waverly. Quiet HASLETT & OKEMOS Spacious 1,010 sq. ft., 2 5200 Mall Drive West desirable neighborhood. Condominiums NOTICE OF A PUBLIC HEARING $0 deposit bdrm. Quiet, clean, lg. Lansing, MI 48917 Lg. clean 1 & 2 bdrm. No Large 2 bdrms. closets, laundry, carport. For Rent pets. From $525. 712-4915, from $495. Desirable neighborhood on Call (866)399-2924 bus route. $695. 517-641-7645

HOUSING DISCRIMINATION? Call The Fair Housing Center at: 1-877-979-FAIR. LANSING AREA- 1 , 2 & 3 bdrms. starting from $400 + dep. Includes utilities. 517-372-6250 OLD TOWN - LCC - Lansing Twp. Beautiful clean 1 & 2 bdrms., hardwood floors, $525-$675, heat included. 517-896-8732

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COME EXPERIENCE Living at Lansing Manor "A Quiet and Caring Senior Community" Located directly behind the Lansing Mall, Lansing Manor offers 1 Bedroom residences for Persons 62 years of age or disabled. Rents are income based Pets are welcome. Call today for your personal tour of this lovely community. 517.321.5058 TTY (800) 662-1220 Lansing Manor does not Discriminate on the basis of ∫ Disability DOWNTOWN 408 W. IONIA. Studio ($460) & room ($335). Utilities included. Close to LCC & Cooley. 517-749-3890.

DIMONDALE 2 & 3.5 ACRES 9 mins. from Lansing & 7 mins. from GM Delta Plant. Private, trees, wild life. Land Contract, starting at $32,500. 517-645-7476 or DOWNTOWN LOFT 517-712-1372. 1 bdrm. loft, 1000 sq.ft., wood floors, stainless appliances, laundry, secured garage parking. $900/mo. 517-482-8771 or 517-7195600.

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BOARD OF REVIEW 2011 MEETING DATES NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN to the taxpayers and property owners of the Charter Township of Delta, Eaton County, Michigan: The Board of Review will meet in organizational session and is presented the 2011 Assessment roll to review. This meeting is not for public protest of property assessments. The Board of Review of said Township will meet in the Public Meeting Room "B" of the Delta Administration Building 7710 W. Saginaw Hwy. Lansing, MI on the following: Tuesday, March 8, 2011 8 am The Board of Review meets for the purpose of reviewing the 2011 Assessment Roll and hearing objections in the Public Meeting Room "B" of the Delta Administration Building 7710 W. Saginaw Hwy. Lansing MI on the following: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday,

March 14, 2011 March 15, 2011 March 16, 2011

8 am - 5 pm 1 pm - 9 pm 8 am - 5 pm

Appointments must be scheduled by calling the Assessor’s office at (517) 3238520. Questions pertaining to valuation can also be answered prior to the meeting of the Board of Review by calling the Assessor’s Office. Tentative Assessment Level Estimated Equalization Multiplier Real Property Agricultural 50% 1.00000 Residential 50% 1.00000 Commercial 50% 1.00000 Industrial 50% 1.00000 Developmental 50% 1.00000 Personal Property 50% 1.00000 Individuals with disabilities requiring auxiliary aids or services who are planning to attend Township meetings or hearings should contact the Clerk’s Office by writing or calling in advance (323-8500) to inform the Clerk’s Office of the date of the meeting/hearing that will be attended. CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF DELTA JANICE VEDDER, TOWNSHIP CLERK DWCN/GLI-898617

2/13, 20, 27/11

Delta Township Eaton County, Michigan The Eaton County Road Commission in cooperation with the Michigan Department of Transportation and the Federal Highway Administration is holding a public hearing on the Draft Environmental Assessment for the proposed extension of Michigan Avenue from Creyts Road to Canal Road (approximately one mile in length on new alignment). The proposed preliminary design includes one lane in each direction with turning lanes at select intersecting streets, a five-foot wide sidewalk, and a ten-foot wide shared use path. The Draft Environmental Assessment describes various improvements to be made in order to enhance the overall transportation network and provide additional emergency access in Delta Township, Eaton County, Michigan. Alternatives evaluated in the Environmental Assessment included a No Build (do nothing) Alternative, a Half Mile Extension Alternative, and a Full Mile Extension Alternative. Potential impacts of the Half Mile and Full Mile Alternatives may include noise, visual, wetlands, temporary construction activities, and minor right-of-way acquisition. ALL INTERESTED PERSONS are hereby notified of the availability of the Draft Environmental Assessment for evaluating the potential effects of the proposed improvements. The Draft Environmental Assessment is available for examination during regular business hours at: • Eaton County Road Commission, 1112 Reynolds Road, Charlotte, MI 48813 • Delta Township Administration Building, 7710 West Saginaw Highway, Lansing, MI 48917 • The document is also available for review at ALL INTERESTED PERSONS are further advised of a public hearing being held by the Eaton County Road Commission to hear comments regarding the Draft Environmental Assessment. The public hearing is an opportunity for the public to give testimony on the environmental impacts of the project. The public hearing is scheduled for: • March 3, 2011 at 7:00 PM at the Waverly Middle School Auditorium, 620 Snow Road, Lansing, MI 48917. Plans, maps, environmental documents and other pertinent information about this project will be on display at the hearing. Citizens are also encouraged to submit written comments by mail or email. Comments submitted in this manner must be received by March 24, 2011, to be included in the transcript of the public hearing. Send written comments to: Eaton County Road Commission 1112 Reynolds Road, Charlotte, MI 48813 Phone - (517) 543-1630, Fax - (517) 543-2608, Email DWCN-900432


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A REGULAR MEETING OF THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF THE CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF LANSING WAS HELD AT THE TOWNEaton County Citizen Appointment SHIP OFFICES LOCATED AT 3209 WEST MICHIGAN AVENUE, STATE OF MICHIGAN COUNTY OF EATON LANSING, MICHIGAN ON TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 1, 2011 AT 7:00 Eaton County is currently seeking committed citizens who P.M. NOTICE TO CREDITORS Decedent’s Trust are interested in serving on the following Board: MEMBERS PRESENT: Supervisor Daher, Clerk Aten, TreasurEleanor M Weidman Trust No. 1 Tri-County Aging Consortium Advisory Council (Must be at er Rodgers TO ALL CREDITORS:* Trustees: Masseau, Rodgers, Harris, Mitchell NOTICE TO CREDITORS: least 60 years of age) (1) 3 year term expiring 12/31/13. The decedent, Eleanor M MEMBERS ABSENT: None Weidman, who lived at 6015 If interested, the Citizen Involvement Applications for any of ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZabcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz~!@#$%^&*()_+`1234567890-=,./?;’:”[]\{}| Vienna Way in Lansing, EaALSO PRESENT: Michael Gresens, Attorney ton County, Michigan died the listed appointments are available at the Eaton County December 9, 2010. Creditors of the decedent Clerk’s Office located at 1045 Independence Blvd., Charlotte, are notified that all claims ACTION TAKEN BY THE BOARD: against the estate will be MI 48813 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday or apforever barred unless preMeeting called to order by Supervisor Daher. sented to John Weidman, plications can also be found on the Eaton County Website Trustee of the Eleanor M Minutes of meeting held on January 18, 2011 approved. Weidman Trust No. 1 dated 5/5/06, 707 Sidney Pkwy, Agenda approved. Unit 6, Port Orchard, WA Application deadline is March 2, 2011. 98366 within 4 months after Site Plan Review approved for 3004 W. Main Street, subject the date of publication of this notice. to conditions. ERCN/DWCN/CSG/GLI-900145 2/20, 27/11 Dated: January 18, 2011 Investment Policy Resolution adopted. Lowe Law Firm, P.C. Amusement Device Licenses approved. Christine M Savage P60174 Mobile Homes Legals Legals Legals 2375 Woodlake Drive, Suite Budget amendment approved. 380 For Rent Okemos, MI 48864 Settlement Agreement and Release approved. (517) 908-0902 Claims approved. DELTA CHARTER TOWNSHIP John Weidman 707 Sydney Pkwy, Unit 6 Meeting adjourned. Port Orchard, WA 98366 7710 West Saginaw Highway

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CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF DELTA 7710 W. Saginaw Highway Lansing, Michigan 48917 (517) 323-8500 HOMESTEAD ACRES NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING OF NECESSITY/OBJECTION to proposed Street Lighting Special Assessment District

ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS Public Meeting Notice The Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, March 8, 2011, at 6:00 p.m., in Meeting Room A of the Delta Township Administration Building, located at 7710 West Saginaw Highway, to consider the following variance request: CASE NO. V-11-1-12: Mr. Christopher Dent, 905 North Waverly Road, Lansing, Michigan 4817, is requesting a variance of 1.5 feet from the minimum required side setback of 6.5 feet mandated by Schedule B of the Delta Township Zoning Ordinance, in order to demolish an existing attached garage on the south side of property and construct a new attached garage with a side setback from the south property line of only 5 feet. This property is legally described as: Lot 21, Supervisor’s Plat of Irvingdale Acres Subdivision, T4N,R3W, Delta Township, Eaton County Michigan. General Location: 905 North Waverly Road, on the west side of Waverly, approximately 950 feet north of West Saginaw Highway. Further information regarding these requests may be obtained by contacting Jeff Huard in the Planning Department at 7710 West Saginaw Highway, Lansing, Michigan at (517)323-8560. Individuals with disabilities requiring auxiliary aids or services planning to attend Township meetings or hearings should contact the Clerk’s Office by writing, or calling in advance at (517) 323-8500, to inform the Clerk’s Office of the date of the meeting/hearing that will be attended. Copies of minutes may be purchased or reviewed in the Clerk’s Office from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

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CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF DELTA 7710 W. Saginaw Highway Lansing, Michigan 48917 (517) 323-8500 HOMESTEAD ACRES NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING On proposed Street Light Special Assessment Roll A public hearing will be held on MONDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2011 at 6:00 p.m. at the Delta Administration Building, Meeting Room A to hear any objections to the proposed special assessment roll prepared by the Supervisor for the purpose of defraying the cost of installing street lighting in the street light district known as Homestead Acres subdivision which is legally described as follows: Chanticleer Trail, Windmill Court, Green Meadows Drive, Farmstead Lane, Kenway Drive, and Appleridge. If you are unable to attend the hearing, written comments and/or objections may be sent to the Delta Township Clerk’s Office or phone from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. Any questions or communications in regard to the proposed special assessment district should be addressed to the Township Clerk at the above address. Any property owners (or their authorized representatives) must appear at the public hearing or file a written protest objecting to said special assessment in order to further appeal to the Michigan Tax Tribunal. Owners of the property may file a written appeal of the special assessment with the State Tax Tribunal within 30 days after the confirmation of the special assessment roll if that special assessment was protested at the hearing held for the purpose of confirming the roll.





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A public hearing will be held on MONDAY, MARCH 7, 2011 at 6 P.M. at the Delta Administration Building to hear any objections to the petitions. Said special assessment district is to defray the cost of installing street lighting for those properties described as: CHANTICLEER TRAIL, WINDMILL COURT, GREEN MEADOWS DRIVE, FARMSTEAD LANE, KENWAY DRIVE and APPLERIDGE DRIVE If you are unable to attend the hearing, written comments and/or objections may be sent to the Delta Township Clerk’s Office or via telephone from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. Any questions or communications in regard to the proposed special assessment district should be addressed to the Township Clerk at the above address. As a property owner, you are invited to attend the public hearing to discuss the proposed streetlights. If the Hearing of Necessity is approved, then the Public Hearing of Assessment shall be held on MARCH 21, 2011 at 6:00 p.m.

John Daher, Supervisor Susan L. Aten, Clerk

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