Public Notice: Amendment to Zoning Ordinance


Public Notice

Official Notice of Amendment to Zoning Ordinance

A Public Hearing will be held to consider adoption of an Ordinance to Amend the Village of Morrice Zoning Ordinance. The intent of this Ordinance is to establish a Downtown Parking Exemption. Uses in the B-1 General Business District located on Main Street, between Second Street and Third Street only, shall be exempt from compliance with Section 7.1.8 – Parking Space Requirements. However, after the effective date of this amendment to the Zoning Ordinance, if a residential unit is a new use in a property zoned B-1 General Business District along Main Street, between Second Street and Third Street, then one (1) parking space must be provided per dwelling unit, on the property. Said parking space for a residential unit shall be located to the rear of the building.

The hearing will take place during the Regular Meeting of the Village of Morrice Council at

6:00 p.m. on April 9, 2019. The hearing will be held at the Village Hall located at 401 N. Main Street, Morrice, Michigan. A copy of the Amendment will be available for public inspection.

The public may file written comments, prior to the hearing, with the Village Clerk at the Village Hall or by mail to P.O. Box 315, Morrice, MI 48857. Additionally, the public may appear at the hearing in person or by counsel to provide oral comment and/or documentation regarding the zoning application.

The Village Hall is fully handicap accessible. Individuals needing special accommodations to participate in the meeting may contact the Village Clerk at (517) 625-4170 to request necessary assistance. This request must be made at least two (2) business days prior to the meeting.

Karen McGuire

Village Clerk

Author: Village of Morrice