Crystal Township

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News:

If anyone would like a copy of the Noise/Nusiance Ordinance, call the Township Clerk at 231-873-4393

 

TAXES CAN BE PAID:   8AM- 10AM AT THE TOWNSHIP HALL ON SATURDAY MORNINGS UNLESS OTHERWISE POSTED AT THE TOWNSHIP HALL.  OR  DECEMBER 28, 2017,          9AM-5PM  AND  FEBUARY 28, 2018 , 9AM TO 5PM.   

              


Monthly Minutes

If you would like a copy sent to you by email let me know.  

       amstutz_pat67@hotmail.com


Planning Commision

   Next Planning Commission Meeting is December 4th 2017 at 7pm at Crystal Township Hall,               1499 E. Hammett Rd., Hart, MI 49420,   Focus will be on the Zoning Book.

Roads

Road maintenance  is the responsibility of the Oceana County Road Commission and Crystal Township.               

Oceana County Road Commission 231-873-4226.

 

 

 

Zoning

If you have the need to obtain a permit, or have zoning questions, Ron Smith is your man. 231-742-1313

 

 

Board of Review

The Board of Review meets twice in March, again in July and again in December. Meeting dates and times will be posted in the future.

Next Board of Review will be held on December 12th, 2017 at 7pm at

1499 E. Hammett Rd.

 

 

Mt. Ulyssess Cemetary

 

Inquiries about burial sites or internment can be answered by calling the township clerk.   Sexton is Tim Scovill if you would like to talk to him.

 

Trash Transfer Station 

2018 TRANSFER STATION CARDS CAN BE PURCHASED AT THE TOWNSHIP HALL ON DECEMBER 28TH, 2017 FROM 9AM TO 5PM UTHERWISE CALL FOR AN APPONTMENT. $30.00 per card.

April thru October the Trash transfer station is open on the First and Second Tuesday of the Month from 5:00pm - 7:00pm as well as the Third and Fourth Saturday of the Month from 9:00am - Noon.

November thru March the Trash transfer station is open on the First Tuesday of the Month from 5:00pm - 7:00pm as well as the Third Saturday of the Month from 9:00am - Noon .

A Transfer Station Card purchase is required at the cost of $30 per calendar year.

Cards become available for purchase in late October.

To purchase a card, contact the Township Clerk, 873-4393, Pat.

One truck/carload per day.     One Card per Household.

 

 

Crystal County Parks

  • Crystal County Park is located just west of the Intersection of Madison Rd and 126th Ave.                   If you would like to reserve the park for a large event, contact:                                                                Connelly Bowling at 231-923-6533

 

 

Events

All are held at the Township Hall in Crystal Valley: 

Fly Tying Club:
1st and 3rd Thursday of the month 7:00 pm

4-H Rabbit Club:
Meets November Through April
Call for meeting dates and times:
Gaye Sorensen
Phone: (231873-5247

Crystal Valley Care Fund: 4th Monday of the month 7:00 pm(Contact Dawn Riley,         Judy Kokx or Marilynn Walters.)

 
 

Crystal Township Details

 

 

Demographic and Population Information

 

County FIPS:127Township FIPS:19100Township Area (in square miles): 36

Total Urban Persons:    0
Total Rural Persons:    0
Total Persons:    838

Males:    430
Females:    408

White :    692
Black :    0
Native Americans:    14
Asian:    3
Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander:    0
Mixed Race (2 or more races):    23
Non-Hispanic :    623
Hispanic :    215

Persons Under 5 years:    96
Persons 5 to 17 years:    395
Persons 18 to 24 years:    207
Persons 25 to 44 years:    321
Persons 45 to 64 years:    226
Persons 65 to 84 years:    74

Married Family Households  with Children Under 18: 153
Single-Parent Family Households with Children Under 18 (Male Housholder): 32
Single-Parent Family Households with Children Under 18 (Female Housholder): 113

Households with65 Years or Older Living Alone: 84

Total Housing Units: 367
Total Occupied Housing Units (remainder are vacant): 261
Total Owner-Occupied Housing (Other occupied are renters): 182

Foreign Born Persons  (includes naturalized & non-citizens): 353

Total Population: 1141

Persons (25 Years and Over)  without a High School Diploma: 0
Persons (25 Years and Over)  with Bachelors Degree or Higher: 33

Total Persons (25 Years and Over): 631

Working Women (20 to 64 years old) With Children Under 6: 23
Working Women (20 to 64 years old) With Children 6 to 17 years old: 23
Working Women (20 to 64 years old) With Children Both Under 6 and 6 to 17: 37
Working Women (20 to 64 years old) Without Children Under 18: 83
Women (20 to 64 years old) Not Working / Not in the Labor Force: 55

Total People (16 and Over) Employed: 949

 

Median Household Income: $30,139
Median Family Income: $25,417
Per Capita Income: $13,373

Persons Below Poverty Level in the past 12 Months: 420
Population used to determine Poverty Level: 1123
Families in Poverty in the past 12 Months: 59
Total Families: 185
 

Households in Poverty in the past 12 Months: 59
Total Households: 185

Median Number of Rooms per Housing Unit: 5.3
Mobile Homes: 114
Total Houses: 367
Median Year Structure was Built: 1975
Median Year Current Householder Moved In:  unknown
Median Gross Rent for units being rented: $750
MedianHousing Value (Owner-Occupied) : $84,500
Median Owner Costs for Owner Occupied Housing Units With a Mortgage: $109
Median Owner Costs for  Owner Occupied Housing Units Without a Mortgage: $73

Township Office Hours

 

Zoning Administration
Ron Smith
Wednesdays  1:304:30 pm

 

Township Supervisor
xxxxx xxxxx

3rd Monday of the month x -x
2nd Thursday of the month x -x
and
CrystalTownshipSupervisor@gmail.com
Or by appointment: (231) xxx-xxxx

 

Township Clerk 
Patricia Amstutz
By appointment: (231) 873-4393

 

Township Treasurer
Tanya Gibson
By appointment: (231) 923-8119

 

Township Trustee 
Ronald Amstutz
By appointment: (231) 873-4393

 

Township Trustee
Gaye Sorensen
By appointment: (231) 873-5247

 

 

Township Hall Facility

To reserve the Township Hall,  contact any Board Member

 

Meetings 2017

Planning Commission:

1st Monday of the Month 7:00 pm
It is possible a meeting may not occur or be rescheduled in the months of:
February, March, August, and December:
To confirm that a meeting is scheduled, call:
Tanya Gibson
(231) 873-9995

Fire Department:
2nd Thursday of the month 7:00 pm

Township Board Meeting:
3rd Monday of the month 7:00 pm