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Agenda 7-13-21

Agenda 7-13-21


TUES  JULY 13, 2021, 7:00 PM

LOCKE TWP HALL- 3805 BELL OAK RD, WMSTN 48895     517 468-3405


  1. Call to Order, Welcome, Pledge of Allegiance
  2. Additions to agenda/approval of agenda
  3. Action on Accts Payable Ind. Bank checks #5191 – #52___ totaling $ ___________
  4. Action on June 8, 2021 meeting minutes
  5. Public Presentation/Comment

Public Comment [3 minute limitation]

  1. Unfinished Business:

American Rescue Plan (ARP) federal funding thru Ingham County, Locke to receive $183,456 $194,474

Infrastructure funding request form submitted May 25th

Action on Coronavirus Local Fiscal Recovery Fund

Form L-4029 Locke Twp 2021 Tax Rate Request [1 mil less Headlee rollback=.0989 mil]

Approval and Authorization for clerk & supervisor to sign [in last months TB packet]


  1. New Business:
    • A. Res. 2021-05 Credit Card Use Policy [green]
    • B. Action on Resignation of Board of Review member: Roger Smith
    • C. Appointment-BOR member Cory Jorgensen [green copy last mo.] to a term ending 12/31/22
      •      BOR member alternate Mary Shinkle [yellow copy last mo.] to a term ending 12/31/22
    • D. Action on adoption of Locke Township Principles of Governance, signatures if adopted [pink]
    • E. Res. 2021-06 Ken Cook Appreciation [yellow]
    • F. Res. 2021-?? Investment Policy [changes/corrections yellow highlight]
    • G. Agreement for 2021 Local Road Improvements [Twp est. cost $70,000

8. Reports:

                   Treasurer –June treas report; tax bills mailed; attend 6-23 ICC/MTA zoom meeting

                    Clerk –  June rev/exp report; cemetery flags [re]placement

                    Trustee –  Shepler:                                                            Davis:

                    Supervisor –  attend June 10  NIESA meeting; Editor of summer newsletter; 6-22 attend Threat Hunting Capabilities webinar; 6-23 attend ICC/MTA zoom meeting; meet w/DeLau-    service 3 fire extinguishers

[PASS – fire extinguisher use- Pull, Aim, Squeeze, Sweep at base of fire]

                    Zoning Administrator –June report; building permits update

  1. Communications, seminars, etc.
    • May 30-Aug 8  10am-9pm Seventh Day Adventist church door-to-door student literature evangelists
    • Aug 18-20     MI Assoc of Cemeteries Annual Conference, Traverse City $129 plus lodging
    • 20210703  Sgt Chad Doyle, Ing Co Sheriff report – 5 calls in June [1 accident, 2 domestic assault, 1 suspicious person, 1 fraud complaint]
    • 20210703 I T Right email, ransomware info
  2. Public Comment [3 minute limitation]
  3. Any Other Business / Board member comments
  4. Adjournment


The Township will provide necessary reasonable services to individuals with disabilities at the Board meeting upon

3 days notice in writing or by calling the Locke Township Clerk at 517 468-3405.


Dorothy G Hart, Locke Township Supervisor                                                      Next meeting – August 10

Phone: (517) 468-3405
Fax: (517) 468-0105
3805 Bell Oak Rd
Williamston, Mi 48895