Welcome to the Village of Bellaire's official website. Here you can find information about our parks, events at the community hall, our EVIP plans, our current fiscal year fund budgets, and much more. For our downtown webcam fans, use the webcam icon on the right sidebar for fast access.Click here for a 2 page brochure showing Bellaire's streets and downtown area.
Our Facebook page has postings about upcoming meetings, a Thursday photo, and a Friday Fun Fact. Critical information (street closings, etc.) will be posted below as well as on the Facebook page.
UPCOMING MEETINGS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS
The Village Council for the Village of Bellaire will hold a Public Hearing on Wednesday, December 7, 2016 at 6:00 p.m.in the Village Offices, 202 N. Bridge Street, Bellaire, Michigan for the purpose of amending Chapter 12, Article II, Section 12-12 of the Village Code, to correct an error in the description of the boundaries of the downtown district.
At 6:15 p.m., or immediately following the public hearing at 6:00 p.m., the Village Council will hold a public hearing for the purpose of soliciting comments and opinions on the proposed Village of Bellaire Downtown Development Authority (DDA) Development and Tax Increment Financing (TIF) Plan. Copies of the proposed DDA Development and TIF Plan, including maps, plats, and the intent that no families nor individuals will be displaced from the area, are available for public inspection on line and at the Village offices. If approved, Chaprter 12, Article II will be amended.
At 6:30 p.m., or immediately following the public hearing at 6:15 p.m., the Village Council will hold a public hearing for the purpose of considering the requests of Crusecom Technology Consults, LLC to establish a Commercial Rehabilitation District and an Industrial Development District on certain parcels within the Village of Bellaire.
WARNING - BE ADVISED THAT COMPOST MAY NOT BE REMOVED FROM THE VILLAGE COMPOST PILE. An invasive species, known as Giant Knotwood, is present. Giant Knotwood is on the Michigan Prohibited and Restricted Invasive Species Plant List (Act 451 of 1994). This means that the possession, sale or movement of the plant, or any part of the plant is prohibited. The area is scheduled for treatment by a certified contractor. If you have any questions, please contact CAKE CISMA at 231.533.8363.
Village of Bellaire Policy for Freedom of Information Act Requests - On Wednesday June 3, 2015, the village council adopted Resolution No. 11 of 2015 establishing the village policy for FOIA requests. This policy is in effect as of June 9, 2015. The Public Summary of FOIA Policy provides an explanation of the village's FOIA policy relevant to the general public. Requests for information may be made using the FOIA Request for Public Records. An appeal of a processing fee the requestor believes to be excessive, may be made using the FOIA Appeal Form -To Appeal an Excees Fee. An appeal of the denial of a public record may be made using the FOIA Appeal Form-To Appeal a Denial of Records.
Village of Bellaire Title VI Non-Discrimination Plan - adopted by the village council on July 2, 2014.
Resolution #17 of 2016 increases the water and sewer rates effective with the November 2016 billing.
NOTICE TO PET OWNERS - The Village of Bellaire follows the Antrim County Animal Control Ordinance.