Northville Colony Estates 3, 4, 5



Neighborhood News

Newsletter correction on election voting

Please note that there is a correction to front page article titled "2016 General Election Voting Information." Per the Michigan Secretary of State, "November General Election - You can 'split' your ticket when voting in the November general election. A voter participating in a November general election who wishes to cast a 'split' ticket can vote for individual candidates of his or her choice under any party."

Fall Homeowners Association Meeting Sept. 28

All Northville Colony Estates 3, 4, 5 homeowners are invited to our Fall Homeowners Association Meeting on Wednesday, Sept. 28. The meeting is held at Northville Township Hall starting at 7 p.m. The annual election of board members will occur as well as a vote for the annual budget. We hope to see you there.

Important voting info from the Northville Township Clerk

The Northville Township Clerk's office is interested in reaching as many registered voters as possible with the information concerning the upcoming elections, especially the Nov. 8 election. The November ballot, which includes electing the president of the United States, is always a long ballot with federal, state, county, and local elections as well as college board elections, local school district and library board elections and state and local proposals. 

The township is encouraging voters to consider voting absentee ballot for all elections. Click here to apply for an absentee ballot. To sign up for the Permanent Absentee List (PAL) call the Voter Registration Hot Line 248-662-0541.

A few things to help keep the neighborhood safe

There are a couple of things that homeowners can do to help keep our neighborhood streets safe:

  • Please inspect the growth of your shrubs, bushes and trees to ensure they are not blocking the line of sight for vehicles driving on the street  
  • Please be aware of pedestrians on our roads, especially with the arrival of spring weather. Remember that the speed limit within our subdivision is 25 mph.

  • Important information about sump lines

    We've received a few questions about sump lines running from our homes in the subdivision. Sump lines are the responsibility of homeowners. They must tie into the rear yard storm drains. They are not allowed to drain into the street. They should be checked regularly for proper operation to avoid flooding and pump failure.  If they are overflowing then they need to be serviced quickly, e.g. cleaned out or replaced.  The association uses:

    Metro Environmental Services, Inc.
    PO Box 725
    Walled Lake, Mi 48390
    (248)960-1111 ph (248)669-0960 fax

    If a rear yard storm catch basin is full of water and not draining properly then please alert the board right away. If the obstruction can be cleared with a water jet then the association pays. If actual repairs are required, then all the houses connected to the rear yard storm drain line in question will share the cost.

    Help keep our neighborhood clean

    We need your assistance in helping keep our front entrance and Commons area from becoming dumping grounds for trash. Most recently, we've noticed trash being left near the entrance to our subdivision. If you spot any garbage being left near the entrance or Commons area, we would appreciate it if you could take a moment and pick it up. Thank you for your assistance.

    Upcoming Events

    Fall 2016 Meeting
    Sept. 28, 2016
    7 p.m.
    Township Hall

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