On Monday, January 15th, FLTF will hold a public hearing to review the computation of costs and assessment rolls for the Operations & Maintenance and Capital assessments.
You do not need to attend the hearing to object...
Objections can still be emailed to FLTF before January 12, 2024, and will be collected and provided to the board
The public hearing will not be streamed live online, but there will be a transcript taken at the meeting
The public hearing is for the FLTF Board to listen to comments and objections to the computation of costs and the assessments. No decision will be made at the hearing. Discussion and a final FLTF decision on the rolls will likely occur at the board meeting immediately following the hearing
The board meeting is open to the public
If you plan on attending, please review the information below.
Location and Time
Beaverton Activity Center Gymnasium, 106 Tonkin Street, Beaverton, Michigan 48612
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Doors open at 8:15 a.m.
Property owners are invited to attend and may submit a written or oral objection as it relates to the computation of costs and special assessments. You do not have to attend the entire session. You may come anytime in session 1 or session 2. Based on previous FLTF meetings, the earlier session is busier than the afternoon session.
8:15 am – Doors open to the public
9:00 am-12:00 pm – Session 1
12:00-1:00 pm – Recess
1:00-3:00 pm – Session 2
3:00-4:00 pm – Adjournment
Aapproximately 4:00-5:00 pm – A FLTF board meeting will occur. It will include a Tax Equity and Fiscal Responsibility Act (TEFRA) hearing, in addition to reviewing input from the public hearing, to determine the final computation of costs and assessment rolls.
When You Arrive
All attendees will be required to fill out a check-in card. If you would like to expedite the check-in process, please print and fill out the check-in card before arriving at the Beaverton Activity Center. Please come prepared with your parcel ID number.
To verbally object to the assessment rolls in front of the FLTF board: Receive a number. Wait in the gymnasium until your number is called. Once your number is called, proceed to the microphone at the front. If you have to leave and are not available when we call your number, we will keep track of your number. If you return later before the adjournment of the session, we will make sure you have an opportunity to return to the queue.
To deliver a written objection to the FLTF board: Hand your written objection to one of the volunteers at the check-in desk. You may also email your written objection to firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday, January 12.
To witness the hearing as an audience member: You will still be asked to fill out a check-in card and can then proceed to the gym to find a seat.
To cover the hearing as a member of the press/media: Inform the check-in volunteers that you're a member of the media so they can connect you with FLTF media relations.
If you wish to talk to an engineer about your parcel: Wait to be directed to an open engineer. Please come prepared with your parcel ID number.
Beaverton Activity Center is a school-owned building and property so weapons, drugs and alcohol are not allowed on the property
Public hearing and board meeting will take place in the gymnasium. There will be bleachers and folding chairs
Please park in the lots near the Beaverton Activity Center – see map. Use the main entrance doors on Tonkin St. which are accessible to people with different abilities.