City Commission Meetings are held the 2nd Tuesday of every month at 6:30 p.m.
City Hall is open Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
City Hall phone # -- 269-463-6769
****** CITY HALL WILL BE CLOSED MONDAY FEB. 19TH IN OBSERVANCE OF PRESIDENT'S DAY******
FEBRUARY 2018 MEETINGS
COMMISSION MEETING FEB. 13th at 6:30 p.m.
DDA MEETING -- CANCELED
PLANNING COMM. FEB. 26th at 7:00 p.m.
CITY OF WATERVLIET --VISION PLAN --
CITY OF WATERVLIET
2018 NOTICE OF BOARD OF REVIEW
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Board of Review will meet at the City of Watervliet Hall, 158 West Pleasant., Watervliet, Michigan 49098, to examine and review the 2018 assessment roll. The board will convene on the following dates for the hearing of appeals of assessments or taxable values, property exemptions, parcel classification appeals and/or current year qualified agricultural denials:
Tuesday, March 6, 2018, 4:00 pm Organizational Meeting
Thursday, March 15, 2018, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm and 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Friday, March 16, 2018, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
and on such additional days as required to hear all persons who have given notice of the desire to be heard until assessment rolls have been revised, corrected and approved.
APPOINTMENTS ARE REQUIRED; letter appeals will be accepted and must be received no later than 4:00 pm March 16, 2018.
Tentative ratios and estimated multipliers for 2018 are as follows:
Agricultural 50% 1.0
Commercial 50% 1.0
Industrial 50% 1.0
Residential 50% 1.0
Personal Property 50% 1.0
Tentative equalization factor of 1.0000 for all classes is expected after completion of Board of Review.
David Brinker, Mayor City of Watervliet
David Roenicke, Assessor City of Watervliet
City of Watervliet Board Meetings are open to all without regard to race, color, national origin, sex or disability.
American with Disabilities (ADA) Notice
The city will provide necessary reasonable auxiliary aids and services, to individuals with disabilities at the meeting/hearing upon seven-(7) days notice to City of Watervliet. Individuals with disabilities requiring auxiliary aids or services should contact City of Watervliet by writing or calling.
158 W Pleasant
Watervliet, MI, 49098
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WATERVLIET CITY POLICE DEPARTMENT
Chief Tim Sutherland
THE POLICE DEPARTMENT IS IN NEED OF RESERVE OFFICERS.
Watervliet Planning Commission, Watervliet, MI in Berrien County
Notice of Intent to Conduct Master Planning
Effective Monday, July 31, 2017, the City of Watervliet Planning Commission has approved the issuance of the City of Watervliet, Notice of Intent to Conduct Master Planning as required under the Michigan Planning Enabling Act (Act 33 of 2008). In accordance with the requirements of Michigan’s PA 33 of 2008 and related amendments, this is to notify you that the City of Watervliet, Michigan, is initiating the process to complete a Master Plan Update for the City.
In accordance with the Michigan Planning Enabling Act (Act 33 of 2008), and related amendments, when a city is intending to prepare a Master Plan update, it must notify by first class mail any City, Village and Township located within or contiguous to the city and to the County Planning Commission. The same notice must also be sent to any railroad companies or public utility that registers for such a notice with the city. The notice of intent to plan should note that the city is beginning a planning process and encourage and request cooperation and comments from adjacent communities. This notice has been posted with the City Clerk’s office in the City of Watervliet and is also being posted on the City’s website.
The City is asking for your cooperation and assistance in this process. Specifically, we would like to know if you have any thoughts, concerns, or issues you feel should be addressed in this effort that would allow us to work more cooperatively when planning for our area.
Later in the process, the City will be issuing a draft copy of the Master Plan Update for public review and comment, as required by statute. At that time, we would appreciate all comments regarding the Plan’s content and how you feel it may affect planning efforts in your community.
PLEASE BE NOTIFIED that you are invited to send a letter and/or email stating your opinions, position, or questions to the Watervliet Planning Commission (c/o City Manager), P.O. Box 86, Watervliet, MI 49098, or send an email to: CityManager@Watervliet.org. The City of Watervliet thanks you for your cooperation and assistance.
Dated July 31, 2017++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++