Resolution for Idema Explorers Trail
Motion: to approve the following resolution, as recommended by the Services Committee.
GEORGETOWN TOWNSHIP BOARD RESOLUTION
FOR MICHIGAN NATURAL RESOURCES TRUST FUND GRANT
APPLICATION FOR THE IDEMA EXPLORERS TRAIL
WHEREAS, the Board of the Township of Georgetown stands firmly committed and supportive of the Idema Explorers Trail in Ottawa County; and
WHEREAS, the Township Board is excited about the project and is so strongly supportive of the expansion project because there is great value for the Township residents and residents of neighboring communities; and
WHEREAS, the Georgetown Township Community welcomes the new opportunities for the Township residents who will enjoy this trail and have new recreational activities; and
WHEREAS, the Board of the Charter Township of Georgetown stands firmly committed to supporting this project;
THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED, the Township Board acknowledges that if the Michigan Natural Resources Trust Fund grant application for the Idema Explorers Trail – Jenison Mill Segment - is selected for award, Georgetown Township will sign a Memorandum of Understanding with the Michigan Department of Natural Resources and Ottawa County that acknowledges a grant encumbrance on parcel 70-14-13-200-022.