Township of East China, MI
St. Clair County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Charter Township of East China 1-21-1991 by Ord. No. 195 (Ch. 5-08 of the 1980 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Blight — See Ch. 153.
Building construction — See Ch. 172.

§ 178-1 Purpose.

The purpose of this chapter is to promote the health, safety and welfare of the public by making it unlawful for any owner or agent thereof to keep or maintain any dwelling or part thereof which is a dangerous building pursuant to Michigan Housing Law, PA 1969, Act Number 61, as amended.[1]
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Editor's Note: See MCLA § 125.538 et seq.

§ 178-2 Definitions.

As used in this chapter, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
DANGEROUS BUILDING
Any building or structure as defined in MCLA § 125.539.

§ 178-3 Hearing officer appointment.

The Township Board of Trustees shall appoint by resolution a hearing officer pursuant to MCLA § 125.540.

§ 178-4 Notice and service requirements.

The provisions of MCLA § 125.540 (i.e., notice of dangerous or unsafe conditions; contents; service) shall be followed and complied with and are adopted by reference as the notice and service requirements of this chapter.

§ 178-5 Hearing to determine action; compliance.

The provisions of MCLA § 125.541 (i.e., hearing; testimony; determination to close proceedings or order building demolished or made safe; compliance; hearing; cost of compliance as lien; collection) shall be followed and complied with and are adopted by reference as requirements of this chapter and shall be adhered to by the hearing officer in enforcement of this chapter.

§ 178-6 Appeal requirements.

The provisions of MCLA § 125.542 shall be followed and complied with and are adopted by reference as the appeal requirements of this chapter.