Meeting Minutes 3-7-23



Tuesday, March 7, 2023 – 7:00 p.m.

Township Hall – 1685 N. M-52, Webberville, MI.

The meeting of the Leroy Township Board was called to order at 7:00 p.m. by the

Supervisor, Earl L. Griffes.

Members present:  Earl L. Griffes, Wilma J. Whitehead, Scott R. Diederich, Loretta K.

Benjamin.  Absent:  Heidi Ream.

Also present:  Steve Moreno, Monica Moreno, Dennis Dyko, Lindsay Utz.

The minutes of the February 7, 2023 Board Meeting were reviewed.  Motion by Diederich

to accept the minutes as presented.  Support, Whitehead.  The motion passed.

The Local Road Program was reviewed and the Board agreed to do repairs, on the
Dennis Road segment, from Searls Road to Kane Road, for the Township 2023 Project.

The three office cleaning bids, were reviewed.  Benjamin moved to accept the lowest bid from Nemer’s Cleaners LLC.  Support, Diederich.  The motion passed.

After review, Motion by Benjamin to accept the site plan from Ocimeae Lavender Farm. Support, Whitehead.  Diederich-Yes, Griffes-Yes, Benjamin-Yes, Whitehead-Yes.  The motion passed.  Motion by Benjamin to accept the final PUD for the Lavender Farm, owned by Thomas and Marilyn Smith.  Support, Whitehead.  Griffes-Yes, Benjamin-Yes, Diederich- Yes, Whitehead-Yes.  The motion passed 4-0.

The joint Township Board and Planning Commission meeting date was set for Wednesday, April 12, 2023 at 7:00 p.m.

N.I.E.S.A. report was given by Diederich.  The February 9, 2023 meeting discussions included the Webberville DDA Revenue Sharing Agreement with the Village is moving forward. Election of Officers was held and they remain the same as last year.  Appointed Don Drent as Deputy Chief.  The safety training and best practices for potential area school gun violence, was discussed.

The monthly bills were submitted to the Board, for review.  Motion by Diederich to pay all

bills as presented and also the end of the fiscal year bills, at the end of the month.  Support, Benjamin.  Benjamin-Yes, Diederich-Yes, Griffes-Yes, Whitehead-Yes.  Motion passed.

Benjamin moved to adjourn at 7:53 p.m. Support, Diederich.  The motion passed.


Wilma J. Whitehead

Township Clerk