Notice of Public Hearing

December 15, 2020

The Sands Township Planning Commission will hold a special meeting at 6:30 PM on December 15, 2020, at the Sands Township Office Complex to hear and accept public comments on a Special Use Permit Application for Superior Solar Project, LLC which is proposing to develop a Solar Energy System, Level 3 known as the Superior Solar Project in Sections 28-30 and Sections 19-21, T47N-R25W, Township of Sands. If approved, the project expects to be online in 2 to 3 years. The meeting may be recessed in accordance with MCL § 15.265.

Due to COVID-19 restrictions the meeting room will not be open to the public. Electronic remote access, in accordance with Michigan law, will be implemented in response to COVID-19 social distancing requirements and limitations on indoor meeting attendees. The public may participate in the meeting through online access by computer or smart phone using the following link:

www.SandsTownshipVirtualMeetings.org

 

The public may also participate by calling into the below toll-free number:

Dial-in Number: 877-229-8493 

Access Code: 120356#

Members of the public will be able to speak during the public comment portion of the meeting and such comments will be limited to three minutes per person. To provide for orderly public participation a person wishing to speak must state their name and request to be recognized by the Planning Commission Chairperson. The Chairperson will recognize all persons wishing to speak during the public comment portion of the meeting.

If, prior to the meeting, members of the public have questions or wish to provide input, such persons may send such questions or comments via US Mail to Sands Township, Attn: Zoning Administrator, 987 S. M553, Gwinn MI 49841; by email at zoning@sandstownship.org or deposited in the drop box adjacent to the front door of the Sands Township Office Complex.

Virtual Community Meeting

October 27, 2020

SAVE THE DATE

 

Join us for a virtual community meeting. Learn about the project and ask questions to our development team.

 

Tuesday, October 27, 2020

7 PM- 8 PM

 

Participating in this interactive virtual event is easy. 

 

DIAL 877-229-8493

When prompted, enter

ACCESS CODE 119551#

If you have the internet, watch a presentation at

www.SavionVirtualMeetings.com

Topics will include, but not be limited to:

  • Project Location

  • Economic Impacts

  • Solar Energy Facts vs. Misconceptions

  • Community Benefits

  • Land Management

  • Health & Safety

  • Recreational Trails