Board Meetings

Agenda, December 12, 2023 Township Board Meeting


December 12, 2023

  • Call to Order and Pledge of Allegiance
  • Roll Call
  • Reading and Approval of Board Meeting Minutes:
    • November 14, 2023
  • Approve Pre-Paid Vouchers
  • Treasurer’s Report
  • Correspondence
  • Department Reports


-Fire Department/Cemetery Sexton

-Liquor Inspector

-Zoning Administrator

-Zoning Enforcement Officer


  • Commissions and Boards

-Board of Review – December 2023 BOR is not necessary at this time.

– Historical Society – Heather Lovell

-Planning Commissions:

  1. Lovells Township
  2. Crawford County

-Zoning Board of Appeals.  May have a case shortly, we have one incomplete application.

-Lovells Reading & Media Center – Cheryl Hopp

-Parks and Recreation Committee-Tamara Kengel

  • Unfinished Business:
    1. Discuss options and status of the draft ordinance for the management of STRs. Progress is being made.
  • New Business:
  1. Board approval to utilize KCI for printing and mailing assessment notices in February and prepayment of postage for same is required. Discuss and Decide.
  2. Discuss and decision replacement of all Fire/EMS portable and mobile radios and pagers. Funding sources will be discussed.
  3. Discuss and potentially adopt our 2024 Resolution regarding income guidelines asset tests for Poverty Exemptions to property taxes as required by the Michigan State Tax Commission.
  4. Distribution of the draft FY 2024-2025 township General and Liquor Funds that will be adjudicated at the January Board Meeting, and Adopted at the February Board Meeting.
  • Info Items
    • Lovells Township 112th Birthday is 1/8/2024.
    • New Camera System is up and running including remote access.
    • Lovells Township needs Election Inspectors, please consider serving your township in this capacity.
    • Toys for Tots drive was very successful. Our Box is full!
  • Public Comments
  • Next Regular Meeting of the Board: Tuesday, January 9, 2023 10am, Township Hall