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South Branch Township
5245 N M-18
PO Box 606
Roscommon, MI 48653
989-275-8232 Phone
989-275-4860 Fax
 
 
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South Branch Township

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Monday - Friday
9am - 12pm

South Branch Township Master Plan

 
Notice of Master Plan Review Minimize

SOUTH BRANCH TOWNSHIP RESIDENTS!

South Branch Township is reviewing and updating its Master Plan

Your input is an important component of the master planning process. Our township is distributing a survey to gather your opinions about a variety of topics within the Township. The survey contains 26 questions, takes about 5-10 minutes to complete and is anonymous. The information gathered from this survey will be used to formulate new goals, objectives, and action items for the Master Plan.

The survey can be completed online by clicking the link below, or printed copies are available at the South Branch Township Hall. 

Deadline for completion of the survey is February 20, 2019.

Please take the survey and let us know your thoughts…thank you!

 
General Notices Minimize

NOTICE

Public Hearing for a Special Use Permit 

Commercial Telecommunications Tower Facility
Applicant: Skyway Towers, LLC

to be held on December 20, 2018 @ 7:00 PM
at the South Branch Township Hall
5245 N. M-18 in Roscommon, MI 48653


The South Branch Township Planning Commission will hold a public hearing regarding the proposed Special Use Permit for a Commercial Telecommunications Tower Facility on behalf of Skyway Towers, LLC whose address is 3637 Madaca Lane, Tampa FL 33618. Proposed location of tower facility is on a vacant land parcel owned by Mr. Jason M. Dorris, located just east of 3349 M-18, Roscommon MI 48653. All interested parties are invited to attend the public hearing and comment on the proposed Special Use Permit. 

Written comments should be mailed to South Branch Township, Attn: Zoning Admin, P.O. Box 606, Roscommon, MI 48653, or submitted via email to zoningadmin@southbranchtownshp.com or in person at the Township Hall. Comments will be accepted until 12:00 noon on Monday, December 17, 2018. For questions regarding this Public Hearing please call the South Branch Township Office at (989)275-8232.

Case details can be viewed on the Meetings page by clicking this link Meeting Schedule/Public Notices or by clicking on that tab in the column to the left.

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South Branch Township is seeking to fill a vacancy on the

ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS

Applications will be accepted until 12:00 noon on Monday, January 7th 2019.

Interested individuals may apply for this position via email, by submitting a scan of their completed application to the Township Supervisor at supervisor@southbranchtownship.com , by mailing a completed application to South Branch Township, P.O. Box 606 Roscommon, MI 48653, or in person at the Township Offices, located at 5245 N. M-18, Roscommon, MI.

Applications may be printed directly from our website by clicking on the ‘FORMS’ tab in the column to the left, or the link below, or obtained in person at the Township Offices between 9:00 am and 12:00 noon, M – F.

Position Requirements & Expectations

Required:  Qualified applicants must be a resident of South Branch Township. Must be available to attend the specified regular meeting dates as well as any scheduled special meeting dates. Must be capable of reading, understanding, and interpreting, all regulations as set forth in the zoning ordinance to effectively apply equitable judgment to individual cases with unique circumstances. 

Preferred:  Qualified applicants should demonstrate effective communication skills, both verbal and written. ZBA members are expected to perform site visits in conjunction with many cases. Site visits may include walking on or through uneven and/or steep terrain, muddy or wet areas, sometimes on heavily wooded lots that have not yet been cleared for a building site. Ability to withstand the elements and environment to perform a basic visual inspection and walk-around of a property site is expected.

.Link to ZBA duties and regulations:  SBT-Article 9-ZBA.pdf  .Link to Application form: SBT Job Application.pdf
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DOG LICENSES

Are available here at the township office, beginning November 1st through the end of February yearly. Fees: spayed/neutered $8, without spayed/neutered $15. After March 1st, you must go to the County Offices. Please bring proof that your animal is spayed or neutered & a copy of your animal's rabies certificate; they must be presented to get a license.

For Applications made on or after March 1st, the fee is $25 and are only available at the Crawford County Offices located in downtown Grayling at the Courthouse. Please see the County Treasurer.