February 13, 2013 - NOTICE
CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF ORION
PROPOSED ORDINANCE ADOPTION AMENDMENT TO ORDINANCE NO. 108 METHOD OF PUBLICATION
The Charter Township of Orion Board of Trustees, at the regular meeting of Tuesday, February 19, 2013, to be held at 7:00 p.m., at the Orion Township Hall, 2525 Joslyn Rd., Lake Orion, Michigan 48360, proposes to adopt an ordinance to amend Ordinance No. 108, Method of Publication, for the Charter Township of Orion, Michigan, an ordinance to determine the method of publication of all notices, ordinances, and proceedings of the Charter Township of Orion, to amend posting locations.
The CHARTER Township of ORION OrdainS:
SECTION 1 of Ordinance
Sections 2, 3 and 6 of Ordinance No. 108 shall be amended by placing the hereinafter described language in the Sections as follows:
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In accordance with Section 8 of the Charter Township Act (MCL 42.8), all notices, ordinances, and proceedings of the Charter Township of Orion shall be published in a newspaper published and circulated in the township or, if no such newspaper exists, then in one published in Oakland County. Alternatively, notices, ordinances, and proceedings of the Charter Township of Orion may be posted by posting in the six (6) public places listed in Section 3 hereof, except as provided in Section 5 of this ordinance. A notice of the posting describing the purpose or nature of the notice, ordinance, or proceeding posted and the location of the places where posted shall be published at least once in a newspaper within seven (7) days of the posting.
Section 3 - Posting Locations
A. In the office of the clerk and on the township's website, or
B. Six (6) public places in the township:
1. Charter Township of Orion, 2525 Joslyn Rd., Lake Orion, MI 48360
2. Village of Lake Orion, 37 E. Flint St., Lake Orion, MI 48362
3. Lake Orion Post Office, 611 N. Axford St., Lake Orion, MI 48362
4. Orion Township Public Library, 825 Joslyn Rd., Lake Orion, MI 48362
5. Orion Center, 1335 Joslyn Road, Lake Orion, MI 48360
6. Orion Township Fire Station #2, 200 E. Silverbell Rd., Lake Orion, MI 48360
Section 4 - Removal of Notices
After thirty (30) days have elapsed from the date of posting, the Township Clerk may remove notices, ordinances, and proceedings which have been published in accordance with the terms of this Ordinance.
Section 5 - Exceptions
If a different form of publication for a notice, ordinance, or proceeding is required by statute or specifically designated by the Board of Trustees of the Charter Township of Orion that alternative form of publication shall prevail over the form of publication required by this Ordinance.
SECTION 2 of Ordinance
Section 6 - Severability
The provisions of this ordinance are hereby declared to be severable, and if any part is declared invalid for any reason by a court of competent jurisdiction, it shall not affect the remainder of the ordinance, which shall continue in full force and effect.
SECTION 3 of Ordinance
Section 7 - Repeal
All ordinances or parts of ordinances in conflict with this ordinance are hereby repealed.
SECTION 4 of Ordinance
Section 8 - Effective Date
This Ordinance shall become effective upon publication, as provided by law.
Copies of the proposed Ordinance are on file in the office of the Township Clerk, 2525 Joslyn Road, Lake Orion, Michigan, 48360, and may be examined during normal business hours, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. Written comments may be submitted before the meeting to Penny S. Shults, Clerk, at the address listed above.
Penny S. Shults, Clerk
Charter Township of Orion