Public Hearing- Solar/Wind Ordinance Revision and Moratorium January 5, 2023 8pm at Waters Edge Camp and Conference Center







Thursday, January 5, 2023

8:00 p.m.


Waters Edge Camp and Conference Center

4100 North Center Drive

Howell, MI 48855


The Cohoctah Township Planning Commission will hold a public hearing at a regular meeting on Thursday, January 5, 2023, at 8:00 p.m.  The location of the regular meeting and public hearing has been changed and will be at the Waters Edge Camp and Conference Center, 4100 North Center Drive, Howell, MI 48855, for the following purposes:


to consider an amendment to the Zoning Ordinance imposing a temporary moratorium on wind and solar energy projects in the Township;


to consider an amendment to the Zoning Ordinance repealing the existing provisions regulating solar farms and solar buildings, including sections 13.17, 13.27, 4.03(M), 5.03(L), 5.03(K), 6.03(K), 7.03(H), 10.03(G), 11.03(X), and 16.58(C), and removing the definition of “Solar Farm” from section 2.02 of the Zoning Ordinance; and


to consider any other business that lawfully comes before the Planning Commission.


This notice is posted in compliance with 1976 PA 267 as amended (Open Meetings Act), and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). A copy of the proposed moratorium and amendment may be obtained during regular business hours and the Township may charge a reasonable fee for copies.


Individuals with disabilities requiring auxiliary aids or services who are planning to attend the meeting should notify the Township Clerk, Barb Fear, at (517) 546-0655, or at,within a reasonable time in advance of the meeting.


Dated: ______________                                ___________________________

                                                                        Township of Cohoctah

                                                                        Barb Fear,Clerk