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Village of Bear Lake: New Water Ordinance approved.

At the September 19, 2018 Village Council meeting the Council approved a revised Water Ordinance September 2018 passed with corrections (Click on link to download the PDF) Bear Lake News notes that the revision was discussed at several prior meetings, a copy of those drafts was requested and not provided. A copy of this document was… Read More

VILLAGE CLERK – TREASURER APPOINTMENT ORDINANCE Ordinance No. 1 of 2017

On October 18, 2017 at the Regular Village Council Meeting: Appointment of elected positions, clerk & treasurer – Clerk McPherson reviewed ordinance to council. Motion to adopt ordinance to change clerk & treasurer positions from elected to appointed by Schroeder, seconded by McPherson. Motion carried. Aye: Bass, Evans, McPherson, Ronning, Schroeder, Bair Nay: none Absent:… Read More

Regulating Medical Marijuana Facilities: A Workshop for Local Government

Michigan State University Extension and the Land Policy Institute recently collaborated to deliver training to more than 800 people on the Medical Marihuana Facilities Licensing Act passed in 2016. The training targeted local units of government to explain their options under the new laws. In addition to conducting a webinar training, the “Regulating Medical Marijuana Facilities:… Read More

Village of Bear Lake PROHIBITION OF USE OF GROUNDWATER Ordinance

PROHIBITION OF USE OF GROUNDWATER The Village of Bear Lake ORDAINS the adoption of Ordinance #2015-2 entitled “Prohibition of Use of Groundwater”. (a) Purpose. The Village of Bear Lake Village Council finds that the use of wells for water for human consumption and the use of wells that may influence the movement of contaminated groundwater… Read More

Village of Bear Lake Civil Infraction Ordinance

VILLAGE OF BEAR LAKE Ordinance No. 4 of 2015 Village of Bear Lake Municipal Civil Infraction Actions and Citations, Municipal Ordinance Violations Bureau A) Definitions. As used in this section: 1) “Act” means Act 236 of the Public Acts of 1961, as amended 2) “Authorized village official” means a police officer or other personnel of… Read More