Permit Process

Officials' misconduct - Mt. Pleasant, MI City Administration

Saturday, June 30, 2012

Zoning Board and Fictitious Variance Criteria

Planners, city staffers and the Zoning Board of Appeals have worked out variance criteria not found in the zoning ordinance; their 'Other Plan'. At planning commission request the ZBA clarified their 'rare occurrence' criteria which modifies the ordinance density standard, accommodating two additional occupants.

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Tuesday, June 19, 2012

Continued Misconduct

City planning director and commissioners provide glimpse of their density standard during consideration of 1003 Douglas proposal.

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Monday, June 11, 2012

Intentional Misconduct (Malfeasance)

... and proud of it

How to subvert State and Local Statutes Step 1

Target:
Existing:
Request:
1003 Douglas -
2 units -
2 units -
Conforming Use, Density
6 persons/6 vehicles
12 persons/12 vehicles
Read more!

Saturday, June 30, 2012

Zoning Board and Fictitious Variance Criteria

Planners, city staffers and the Zoning Board of Appeals have worked out variance criteria not found in the zoning ordinance; their 'Other Plan'. At planning commission request the ZBA clarified their 'rare occurrence' criteria which modifies the ordinance density standard, accommodating two additional occupants.

Tuesday, June 19, 2012

Continued Misconduct

City planning director and commissioners provide glimpse of their density standard during consideration of 1003 Douglas proposal.

Monday, June 11, 2012

Intentional Misconduct (Malfeasance)

... and proud of it

How to subvert State and Local Statutes Step 1

Target:
Existing:
Request:
1003 Douglas -
2 units -
2 units -
Conforming Use, Density
6 persons/6 vehicles
12 persons/12 vehicles