Public Notices

Vergennes Township

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that a public hearing before the Vergennes Township Board will be held at a regular scheduled board meeting on Monday, September 18, 2017 at 7:00 PM, at the Vergennes Township Hall, located at 10381 Bailey Drive, Lowell, MI to consider a special exception use permit as follows:

Dan and Jenean Hoffman have applied for a special exception use permit to construct an accessory dwelling on their property located at 345 Cumberland Avenue, Lowell, MI  This property is located in the SE ¼ of Section 29 in Vergennes Township’s RA district.  The request is permitted as a special exception use under Section 201.441 Accessory Dwellings of the Vergennes Township Zoning Ordinance.

The complete application is available for public inspection at the township offices on Mondays and Wednesdays from 9 am to 3 pm and Thursdays from 9 am to 12 pm.  Public comment will be received from any interested party until the conclusion of the public hearing. Written comments will be accepted by the Township Clerk if received by 7 pm on September 18, 2017.  Written comments can be sent to PO Box 208, Lowell, MI 49331 or emailed to:

Heather Hoffman
Vergennes Township Clerk


There will be a meeting of the Vergennes Township Zoning Board of Appeals on October 4, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. at the Vergennes Township Hall located at 10381 Bailey Dr. at the corner of Parnell (Lowell) to hear the following business: A variance application will be reviewed from Dave Arnswald of 575 Wildview, Lowell. The variance will be from the Accessory Building section 201.404 D 2 for an accessory building in the front yard setback and different material construction from the existing house.

The complete variance application can be reviewed at the Vergennes Township Hall from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Mondays and Wednesdays and from 9 a.m. to noon on Thursdays or on the website at Public comment will be heard at the meeting for the variance request. Written comments received by mail, email, in person or in the mail slot located at the office entrance will also be considered if received at the Township office prior to 6:00 p.m. on the day of the meeting. Comments may be emailed to: