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Public Hearing - Rental Ordinance

CITY OF HANCOCK COUNTY OF HOUGHTON, STATE OF MICHIGAN NOTICE OF PROPOSED ENACTMENT OF ORDINANCE PURSUANT TO MCL 117.3(k) NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City Council of the City of Hancock, Houghton County, MI, proposes to enact the following Ordinance numbered 2020-306 summarized as follows: RESIDENTIAL RENTAL PROPERTY ORDINANCE AN ORDINANCE TO REGULATE RENTAL PROPERTIES IN THE CITY OF HANCOCK; TO PERMIT RENTALS; TO DESCRIBE THE LICENSING PROCESS AND FEES; TO DESCRIBE EXPECTATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS OF LANDLORDS; TO ISSUE PROPER RENTAL LICENSES, COLLECT PAYMENTS OF FEES AND CONDUCT INSPECTIONS; TO PROVIDE AN ENFORCEMENT AND APPEALS PROCESS; PENALTIES FOR VIOLATION OF THIS ORDINANCE; AND TO PROVIDE EFFECTIVE DATES. A Public Hearing shall be scheduled at the Regular Hancock City Council Meeting on Wednesday, October 21, 2020 at 6:00 PM at Hancock City Hall located at 399 Quincy St., Hancock, MI 49930 906-482-2720/ Zoom Meeting: Meeting ID: 856 6597 2374 Passcode: 342223 A true copy of the proposed ordinance may be inspected or obtained at City Hall. Interested parties may appear at the meeting and be heard with respect to the proposed ordinance. Those requiring special accommodations in order to participate should notify the Hancock City Clerk no later than 5 days prior to the meeting date. This notice is dated in Hancock, Houghton County, MI this 9th day of October, 2020. Paul LaBine, City Mayor Ashley Freeman, City Clerk

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