Tuesday, March 19, 2013
The board will discuss participation in 2013 Tri-Party Program and hold second readings for the excavation and extraction and cemetery ordinances.
The White Lake Township Board of Trustees will meet for its regular meeting at 7 p.m. Monday at Township Hall. Items on the agenda include:
Wednesday, March 6, 2013
White Lake Township Board of Trustees approved the purchases last month.
The White Lake Township Board of Trustees approved purchases for both the Police and Fire Departments at its meeting last month. The Police Department requested permission to purchase six Colt patrol rifles, six Remington shotguns, six patrol rifle sights, slings and additional magazines as well as ballistic shields for a total of $19,536.52 using drug forfeiture funds. Police Chief Edward Harris said in a purchase request that the equipment is needed to ensure officers have the proper weapons and equipment when responding to situations similar to that of Columbine. Harris said that since the tragedy in 1999, police around the country - including White Lake officers - are being trained to immediately enter the scene and engage an active …
Tuesday, February 19, 2013
The board will discuss several items, including the purchase of iPads for the Fire Department.
The White Lake Township Board of Trustees will hold a meeting Tuesday at 7 p.m. at White Lake Township Hall to discuss a number of items. Agenda items include:
Wednesday, December 19, 2012
Carol Kehoe, the program developer for the Dublin Community Senior Center in White Lake, will now be a full-time employee of the township.
The White Lake Township Board of Trustees approved a request to make Carol Kehoe's position at the Dublin Community Senior Center a full-time position at the regular board meeting Tuesday night. Kehoe's position as program developer for the center had previously been a part-time position. In a memo to the board, Dublin Community Senior Center Director Kathy Gordinear said Kehoe currently works 35 hours a week and does not received any paid time off for holiday. vacation or sick days. "She actually works more hours annually than a full time employee," Gordinear said. "We continue to work at our previous levels of staffing (used to be two full-time staff and one part-time staff at Dublin) even though we have increased the number of programs …
Tuesday, December 18, 2012
The White Lake Township Board is hosting its last meeting for 2012 Tuesday at 7 p.m. at White Lake Township Hall.
The White Lake Township Board of Trustees will meet Tuesday at 7 p.m. in the Township Hall to discuss several items. The fee ordinance is expected to be discussed, and Sprader's on the Lake is requesting an entertainment permit. Other items on the agenda include:
Wednesday, November 21, 2012
Four-year terms on the Township Board of Trustees officially kicked off Tuesday night.
The four-year terms of incumbent and newly-elected officials on the White Lake Township Board of Trustees were sworn into duty on Tuesday night, along with a new White Lake Fire Department sergeant and three on-call firefighters. Among those sworn in by District Court Judge Joseph Fabrizio (52nd District, 2nd Division) were: The Nov. 6 election results in White Lake showed three incumbent board members returning for another four-year term: Baroni, Lilley, and Burkard. All three encouraged support of the new board members on Tuesday night. "In every situation that you encounter during your time on the board, there is always two sides to every story," Lilley said. "I would encourage you to consider each and every decision that you make over…
Township expects to lose almost $30,000 in property tax revenues from 2012 to 2013.
Both revenues and expenditures are down from the previous year in the White Lake Township's general fund budget, which was unanimously approved Tuesday night by the Board of Trustees. Among the highlights included are a drop of almost $30,000 in property tax revenues from $960,402 budgeted in 2012 to $930,806 budgeted in 2013. The township also expects a growth in retiree health insurance expenditures, from $121,000 budgeted in 2012 to $130,000 budgeted in 2013. The salaries of elected officials remain the same. Incumbent Supervisor Greg Baroni will be paid $75,039 in 2013 as he did in 2012, while incumbent Clerk Terry Lilley will be paid $69,707. Newly-elected Treasurer Mike Roman will also be paid $69,707, while the four elected trustees…
Tuesday, November 20, 2012
The White Lake Township Board of trustees will welcome the newly elected board members, and discuss the 2013 budget.
The White Lake Township Board of Trustees will meet Tuesday at 7 p.m. in the Township Hall to discuss several items. The newly elected board members are expected to be sworn in, and the 2013 township budget will also be discussed. Other items on the agenda include:
Tuesday, November 13, 2012
If you missed the first meeting on the White Lake Township sewer debt situation, a second meeting will be held Tuesday, Nov. 13, at 7 p.m.
Anyone with questions regarding the White Lake Sewer debt, and the Pontiac Lake Sewer District, is invited to attend a second sewer presentation by White Lake Clerk Terry Lilley. The presentation will be Tuesday, Nov. 13, at 7 p.m. at White Lake Township Hall. The first presentation was held in September. At the presentation, Lilley gave a history of the sewer projects in White Lake, a background on the bonds and sewer fund, and the board discussed future solutions to the current problems with the sewer fund. Lilley said the ongoing issue with the sewer debt dates back to the 1990s, and that some of the decisions made in the 1990s by previous administrations have tied the hands of the current administration and put the township in the …
Wednesday, October 17, 2012
Township program to help low-income families gets lion's share of federal funds.
The White Lake Township Board approved the allocation of federal community development block grant (CDBG) funds for 2013 at Tuesday's meeting. Community development block grants are part of a federal program run by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The program, according to HUD, provides communities with resources to address a wide range of unique community development needs. For 2013, $50,000 will be allocated to the township's minor home repair program that is designed to help low- to moderate-income households in White Lake Township complete more complicated home maintenance. In order to qualify for the program, you must be a resident of the township and meet income specifications. Supervisor Greg Baroni said …