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City of Bronson Notice of Adopted Ordinance # 204

posted Feb 19, 2018, 6:06 AM by admin admin

Purpose:

On February 12, 2018 the Bronson City Council adopted Ordinance #204, an Ordinance to provide for a service charge in lieu of taxes for Bronson Senior Apartments housing project for low income persons and families pursuant to the provisions of the State Housing Development Authority Act of 1966 (1966 PA 346, as amended; MCL 125.1401, et seq) (the "Act").

Summary of Ordinance #204:
This ordinance established a Payment in Lieu of Taxes (PILOT) for Bronson Senior Apartments to serve as housing for low income persons and families, owned and operated by Renovo LDHA Limited Partnership; and it is acknowledged that it is a proper public purpose of the State of Michigan and its political subdivisions to provide housing for its low income persons and families. It is further acknowledged that such housing for low income persons and families is a public necessity, and as the City of Bronson will be benefited and improved by such housing, the encouragement of the same by providing real estate tax exemption for such housing is a valid public purpose.

A complete copy of the Ordinance can be inspected or obtained at Bronson City Hall located at: 141 S. Matteson Street, Bronson, MI 49028 during normal business hours. A copy may also be obtained by contacting City Hall at 517-369-7334 or clicking the link below. This Ordinance shall become effective 10 days after publication.

Bronson Girls Softball League Sign-ups:

posted Feb 13, 2018, 7:51 AM by admin admin

WHEN: February 16, 22, and 23 


WHERE: Anderson Elementary School 

TIME: 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

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City of Bronson Notice of Adopted Ordinance # 204

posted Feb 13, 2018, 7:51 AM by admin admin

Purpose:

On February 12, 2018 the Bronson City Council adopted Ordinance #204, an Ordinance to provide for a service charge in lieu of taxes for Bronson Senior Apartments housing project for low income persons and families pursuant to the provisions of the State Housing Development Authority Act of 1966 (1966 PA 346, as amended; MCL 125.1401, et seq) (the "Act").

Summary of Ordinance #204:
This ordinance established a Payment in Lieu of Taxes (PILOT) for Bronson Senior Apartments to serve as housing for low income persons and families, owned and operated by Renovo LDHA Limited Partnership; and it is acknowledged that it is a proper public purpose of the State of Michigan and its political subdivisions to provide housing for its low income persons and families. It is further acknowledged that such housing for low income persons and families is a public necessity, and as the City of Bronson will be benefited and improved by such housing, the encouragement of the same by providing real estate tax exemption for such housing is a valid public purpose.

A complete copy of the Ordinance can be inspected or obtained at Bronson City Hall located at: 141 S. Matteson Street, Bronson, MI 49028 during normal business hours. A copy may also be obtained by contacting City Hall at 517-369-7334 or clicking the link below. This Ordinance shall become effective 10 days after publication.

Snow Emergency Declared

posted Feb 8, 2018, 8:07 AM by admin admin   [ updated Feb 8, 2018, 12:07 PM ]

The City of Bronson is declaring a snow emergency in advance of the projected storm tonight and tomorrow. Starting at 9:00 PM tonight (Feb. 8th) and lasting through noon on Saturday (Feb. 10th), we are asking that you please do not park on any street within the City. This ensures City staff has enough room to clear the roads as quickly as possible.


A reminder that on-street parking is prohibited during the hours of 2 am to 6 am. This will be strictly enforced.


Your cooperation in keeping the roads cleared is appreciated.

City Curbside Recycling Numbers for 2017:

posted Feb 7, 2018, 12:34 PM by admin admin   [ updated Feb 7, 2018, 12:38 PM ]

For 2017, the City recycled a total of 82.02 tons of recyclable materials through the curbside program. This is significantly higher (8.25%) than our 2016 total of 75.77 tons!

Here is the monthly breakdown:

Jan- 9.96 tons (3 collection days)

Feb- 6.13 tons

March- 6.34 tons

April- 6.88 tons

May- 7.48 tons

June- 6.55 tons

July- 7.15 tons

August- 10.52 tons (3 collection days)

September- 6.49 tons

October- 6.94 tons

November- 7.07 tons

December- 6.51 tons


Great job everyone! Let's try and make 2018 an even bigger year for recycling! If you would like to participate in the 

program please call 517-369-7334. 


2018 Trash & Recycling Schedule:

posted Dec 18, 2017, 12:58 PM by admin admin

The schedule for Republic Trash & Recycling in the City of Bronson has been released. Hard-copies of the calendar are available at City Hall. A copy will also be included in an upcoming issue of the Bronson Banter which will go out in January.

NOTICE-CITY OF BRONSON HYDRANT FLUSHING

posted Oct 5, 2017, 12:20 PM by admin admin   [ updated Oct 10, 2017, 1:58 PM ]

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

 

NOTICE

CITY OF BRONSON

HYDRANT FLUSHING

 

In keeping with the practice of regular main cleaning, the City of Bronson will be flushing fire hydrants.

The flushing will begin 12:01 a.m. Monday morning October 16th for the Northern section (north of US-12) of the City and October 17th at 12:01 a.m. for the Southern section (south of US-12) of the City. 

The City apologizes for any inconveniences the flushing may cause.  It advises the public to refrain from doing laundry during the two days the flushing will be taking place.

 

 

Excess Vehicle Auction

posted Oct 4, 2017, 8:07 AM by admin admin

The City of Bronson is auctioning off an out-of-service 2003 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 Dump Truck with Plow. Those interested in bidding on this vehicle should following the link below to Repocast.com. The truck is under lot 2-40348. The page includes information on the vehicle and has Auction Contact information if you have any questions. Bids are made online through Repocast.com and the bidding closes on November 7, 2017 at 7:30 PM.


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Trash & Recycling Program Reminder:

posted May 11, 2017, 7:03 AM by admin admin

This message is for City Trash & Recycling customers enrolled in the Republic Services program:

Republic Services provided the City with the following guidelines for the placement of the trash/recycling carts by the curb. Most importantly is to please place the carts at least 3-5 feet apart so the drivers and easily pick up each cart. This will help prevent damage to your carts. Please see the photo below for more information, thank you!

Spring 2017 Bronson Banter

posted May 11, 2017, 7:02 AM by admin admin

A new issue of the Bronson Banter is now available!

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