Village releases 2016 Council and Commissions calendar

During the calendar year of 2016, the Village Council will meet on the first and third Monday of each month in regular session, except on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (January 18th), Presidents’ Day (February 15th), Fourth of July (July 4th), and Labor Day (September 5th) when meetings will be held on the next secular day that is not a holiday, unless another day is set by the council.

All council meetings are held at 7:00 p.m. at the Elk Rapids Community Governmental Center, 315 Bridge St, Elk Rapids, Michigan (231-264-9274 – Village Office phone). The official minutes of the Village Council and all Village Commissions are stored and available for inspection at the Village Office, 315 Bridge Street, Elk Rapids, Michigan.

Commission meetings are as listed below and are also held at the Elk Rapids Community Governmental Center, 315 Bridge St., with the exception of the Elk Rapids Housing Commission which meets at Noble Pines, 701 Chippewa St., Elk Rapids, Michigan.

Whenever there is a change in the meeting date and/or place, a notice of change will be prominently posted on the bulletin board of the Governmental Center and published in the newspaper, if time permits.

The Commission Meetings are as follows:

  • Harbor Commission – 2nd Monday of each month @ 7:00 p.m.
  • Planning Commission – 4th Tuesday of each month @ 7:00 p.m.
  • Beautification Commission – 3rd Wednesday of each month @ 9:00 a.m.
  • Downtown Development Authority – 2nd Wednesday of each month @ 7:30 a.m.
  • Zoning Board of Appeals – 3rd Thursday of each month @ 7:00 p.m.
  • Parks & Recreation – 1st Thursday of each month @ 7:00 p.m.
  • Housing Commission – 3rd Tuesday of each month @ 3:30 p.m.

The above scheduled meetings are open to the public and everyone is invited to attend.

Tammie Viglione
Village Deputy Clerk