Wood chips are now available at the Township Office free of charge. They are available on a first come, first serve basis - haul your own.
Posted on 08 Oct 2014
The Chocolay Township Board moved to adopt and publish #34-14-02 (Case #ZA002-14), an amendment to the Chocolay Township Zoning Ordinance, as adopted May 9, 1977 and as amended, at its meeting held September 15, 2014 in the following respect:Section 19.1 Chocolay Township Zoning Map and Section 19.2 Harvey Area Zoning Map, that the property commonly known as 118 W. Wright Place (PID 52-02-106-043-80) in Section 6, T47N-R24W be rezoned from C to R-2.This amendment will be in effect 8 days after publication.
Materials are available for review at the Chocolay Township Hall, Mon – Fri 8 am – 5 pm, at 5010 US-41 S, and can also be viewed at www.chocolay.org.
Posted on 25 Sep 2014
Community Flu Clinics
The Marquette County Health Department will be offering Community Flu Clinics during the month of October. Please see here for pricing, dates, times and locations.
Posted on 23 Sep 2014
Open and Outdoor Burning of Refuse and Brush
The Chocolay Township Board moved to adopt and publish #34-14-01 (Case #ZA001-14), an amendment to the Charter Township of Chocolay Zoning Ordinance, as adopted May 9, 1977 and as amended, at its meeting held September 15, 2014 in the following respect:Delete Section 6.5(D) items 1-3 pertaining to Open and Outdoor Burning of Refuse and Brush (amendment #34-11-04), such provisions having been replaced by newly adopted Ordinance #59 Outdoor and Open Burning.This amendment will be in effect 30 days after publication.
Chocolay Township Department of Public Works will be opening the fall brush drop off on September 26, 2014. This service is for Chocolay Township residents only. Chocolay Township residents can drop their brush off at the Township office complex from September 26 through October 19. Signs will be in place to direct residents to the brush drop-off site in the back of the complex.
If you have questions, please call the Township Office at 249-1448.
Rules for brush are as follows:
1. No larger than 3 inches in diameter and no longer than 8 feet.
2. Brush will be accepted at the designated time only.
3. A total volume limit of no more than one level pickup box.
4. Stack brush as high as possible.
This is for brush ONLY - no stumps, leaves, pine needles, grass clippings, or any other material can be mixed. Failure to follow rules may result in fines for littering or the closure of the brush drop off service.
Posted on 18 Sep 2014
Chocolay Senior Drop In Center
The Chocolay Senior Drop In Center will be resuming their regular hours beginning Tuesday, September 9. The hours will be Tuesday and Thursday, 1:00 - 4:00 PM. All Seniors are encouraged to attend.
Posted on 02 Sep 2014
Garbage Pick up
Beginning Wednesday, March 5, the garbage contractor will be enforcing the 30 pound / 32 gallon limit on garbage bags. Anything over these limits will NOT be picked up.
Any questions, please contact the Township office at 249-1448.
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