Source: Sherman Publications

Oxford Township
Synopsis of Aug. 14, 2013 meeting

September 04, 2013




Of the Regular Meeting of the Charter Township of Oxford Board of Trustees held on August 14, 201.3 at the Oxford Veterans Memorial Civic Center.

PRESENT: Supervisor Dunn, Clerk Wright, Treasurer Ferrari, Trustee Bellairs, Trustee Curtis, Trustee Durr, Trustee Cryderman.



Approved the agenda as amended

Approved the Consent Agenda as presented.

Opened the Public Hearing at 7:07 p.m. regarding a presentation by Oakland County Parks and Recreation regarding ORV riding, water sports, field sports, dog parks and equestrian and mountain bike trails.

Closed the Public Hearing at 9:26 p.m.

Resolved to not support Oakland County's endeavor to develop the Koenig Property into an Adventure ORV Park.

Adopted Ord. No. 124A, an Ordinance to amend the Fireworks regulations in the Oxford Charter Township Code of Ordinances to conform with and exercise authority under the Michigan Fireworks Safety Act, Public Act 256, as amended,

Set a Second Reading and possible adoption of Ordinance No. 121 A, an Ordinance to amend Section 16-6(d) of the Oxford Charter Township Code of Ordinances for the September 11, 2013 Oxford Township Board of Trustees regular meeting.

Approved the amendments to the Oxford Fire Department 201.3 ALS Budget, Fund 210, with Revenue and Expenditures equaling $1,286,664.00.

Approved the amendments to the Oxford Fire Department 201.3 Fire & EMS Budget, Fund 211, with Revenue and Expenditures equaling $1,208,554.00.

Authorized Sharpe Engineering to revise and update the current Sanitary Sewer Master Plan for the Charter Township of Oxford at a cost not to exceed $7,500.00; funds to be expensed to Account 590-527-821.000 Sewer Fund-Engineering Fees General.

Authorized the increase of the charge to metered sewer customers to $30.62 per metered cubic foot (MCF) effective October 1, 2013.

Approved the 2013 Township Budget Calendar for Fiscal Year 2014 per budget memo dated August 5, 2013 as amended.

Accepted, with regret, the resignation of Renee Wilson, Deputy Clerk, effective August 20, 201.3.

Affirmed the appointment of Susan McCullough as Deputy Clerk, with wages set at Grade 4, Step 9 currently $48,545.00 per year, effective August 21, 201.3.

Authorized Clerk Wright to advertise and hire for the full-time position of Administrative Assistant to the Clerk with the position starting at Grade 3, Level 1 currently $.32,393.00.

Approved the amended Appendix A to increase the minimum charge for Cemetery Foundation Fees to $150.00, effective immediately.

Authorized Supervisor Dunn to sign the Satisfaction and Release Agreement Related to Agreements Between Oxford Township and Paint Creek Country Club with an effective date of July 18, 2013.

Set a Second Reading and possible adoption of amendments to Article 3.5 - Schedule of Regulations (E)(F)(G)(H); Section 5..32 - Wireless Communications; Section 10.5 - Outdoor Signs; and Section 17.8 - Zoning Board of Appeals of the Oxford Township Zoning Ordinance 67A for the Regular Oxford Township Board meeting of September 11, 2013.

Meeting was adjourned at 10:32 p.m.

Curtis W. Wright

Oxford Township Clerk

300 Dunlap Road

PO Box 3

Oxford, MI 48371-000.3

(248) 628-9787, #5

Publish: Oxford Leader, September 4, 2013