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NOMINATING PETITION DEADLINE
To the registered electors of the City of Buchanan, two (2) seats for a four (4) year term on the City Commission will be voted on during the General Election, Tuesday November 3, 2020. If you are interested in becoming a Buchanan City Commissioner, the last day to file Nominating Petitions in the City Clerk’s Office is Tuesday, July 21, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. Nominating Petitions, which shall contain no less than 6 or more than 20 signatures of qualified registered electors in the City, are available by appointment at City Hall, 302 N Redbud Trail, Buchanan, MI. Contact the City Clerk at email@example.com or 269-695-3844 x17 to schedule a pick-up time.
PUBLIC NOTICE - Election Commission Meeting, Tuesday, July 21, 2020 at 2:30 p.m. (Electronic Meeting)
ELECTION COMMISSION FOR THE CITY OF BUCHANAN MEETING AGENDA Tuesday, July 21, 2020 – 2:30 PM ELECTRONIC MEETING THE ELECTION COMMISSION OF THE CITY OF BUCHANAN in compliance with the Open Meetings Act, Public Act 267 of 1976, as amended, MCL 15.261 to 15.272, and the temporary suspension of section 3 of the OMA, MCL 15.263 by Executive Order 2020-154, hereby gives notice of a public hearing, followed by a commission meeting to be held electronically in order to protect the health and safety of our community due to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). Join Meeting via Computer https://zoom.us/j/2435931819 Meeting ID: 243 593 1819 Join Meeting via Mobile Phone +16465588656,,2435931819# Join Meeting via Land Line Telephone +1 646 558 8656 Meeting ID: 243 593 1819 • All members of the public will be muted by the moderator with the exception the public comment portions of the agenda. In order to minimize background noise and/or feedback, we ask that participants manually mute their phone or computer microphone during this portion of the agenda if not speaking. • Comments may also be submitted in writing at least 4 hours in advance to the City Clerk at firstname.lastname@example.org. • Individuals with disabilities may request necessary reasonable accommodations in writing at least 24 hours in advance to the City Clerk at email@example.com. I. Call to Order II. Roll Call III. Minutes Consider approval of February 11, 2020 Election Commission Minutes IV. Election Inspectors Consider List of Election Inspectors for August 4, 2020 Primary Election* V. Public Accuracy Test A public accuracy test will take place immediately following this meeting, at 3:00 PM, July 21, 2020. Mayor Patricia Moore, DPM; City Clerk, Barbara Pitcher; and Administrative Assistance/Certified Election Official Mandi Schanick will be present. VI. Adjournment
PUBLIC NOTICE - Public Accuracy Testing and Voter Registration for the Election on Tuesday, August 4, 2020 , City of Buchanan
TO THE QUALIFIED ELECTORS OF THE CITY OF BUCHANAN: PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that an election will be held in the City of Buchanan on Tuesday, August 4, 2020. The last day to register online for the election is Monday, July 20, 2020 by 5:00 p.m. Thereafter, voters may register in person at the clerk’s office at 302 N. Redbud Trail, Buchanan, MI up to and including election day, from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 pm. Monday-Friday, and special hours on Saturday, August 1, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Persons with special needs, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, should contact the clerk’s office. PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that the Public Accuracy Test for the August 4, 2020 Primary Election has been scheduled for Tuesday, July 21, 2020 at 3:00 p.m. in the City Hall Commission Chambers, 302 N. Redbud Trail, Buchanan, MI. The Public Accuracy Test is conducted to determine that the program and the computer being used to tabulate the results of the election counts the votes in the manner prescribed by law. Barbra A Pitcher, Clerk City of Buchanan 302 N. Redbud Trail Buchanan, MI 49107 269-695-3844 X17
The City of Buchanan is applying for a USDA Rural Development Loan for improvements to its sanitary sewer collection system and water treatment and distribution system. You may contact the City Manager, Bill Marx for any questions or concerns.
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