Planning Commission Notice of Special Hearings & Public Hearing

Corrected Notice of Planning Commission Special Meetings & Public Hearing for SLU Application

Note: Previous versions of this notice may have an incorrect address listed for where the hearing will take place, please make sure you have an updated version. The correct location is located at 5335 Sandusky Rd., Peck, MI 48466

TAKE NOTICE that the Planning Commission for Speaker  Township, Sanilac County, Michigan, will hold a series of special meetings and conduct a public hearing on July 24, 2024; July 25, 2024, and August 1, 2024, beginning at 6:00 p.m. on each date, at the Harvest Hall, located at 5335 Sandusky Road (M-19),  Peck, MI 48466. 

The purpose of the special meetings and public hearing will be to consider a Special Land Use Application submitted by Algonquin Power (MI Energy Developments) LLC, d/b/a Liberty Power  to construct a utility-scale wind energy project in the Township known as “Riverbend Wind Energy Center,” and to consider any other business that may come before the Planning Commission.  

Specifically, the Application proposes approximately 26 wind turbine locations, access roads, underground electric power  collection cables, transformers, a laydown yard, a substation, an operations and maintenance facility, and other ancillary facilities, improvements, and structures. The properties included in the  Special Land Use Application are identified at the end of this notice. 

A copy of the application may be obtained at Township Hall, 7630 North Brockway Road (M-19), Melvin, MI 48454, during regular Township business hours, and the Township may charge a reasonable fee for copies. The applicant has also posted its application and exhibits online at https://riverbendwind.com/?page_id=15

During the public hearing, the Planning Commission will receive comments from the public. If you wish to submit a written comment in advance of the public hearing, please deliver it to Township Hall or e-mail it to clerk@speakertwpmi.gov. 

This notice is posted in compliance with the Open Meetings Act  and the Americans with Disabilities Act. Individuals with disabilities requiring auxiliary aids or services who are planning to attend the  meeting should notify the Clerk, Michelle Brown, at (810) 387-3356  ext. 101 within a reasonable time in advance of the meeting. 

Dated: July 3, 2024 

Michelle Brown, Speaker Township Clerk 

Properties Included in Special Land Use Application

220-020-400-020-00 960 W. GALBRAITH LINE, MELVIN, MI 48454

220-001-300-020-01 6421 DUQUETTE RD., MELVIN, MI 48454

220-028-200-020-01 8145 ARENDT RD., MELVIN, MI 48454

220-021-300-020-00 700 W. GALBRAITH LINE, MELVIN, MI 48454

220-023-100-010-00 445 E. FREMONT RD., MELVIN, MI 48454

220-031-400-010-00 FISHER RD./MELVIN RD. 

220-005-100-020-00 6185 SCHOOL RD., PECK, MI 48466

220-005-400-040-03 SCHOOL RD. 

220-008-100-050-00 6445 SCHOOL RD., PECK, MI 48466

220-008-100-030-00 6751 SCHOOL RD., PECK, MI 48466

220-005-100-010-00 SHERIDAN LINE/ARENDT RD.

220-009-400-020-00 BURNSLINE RD./JORDAN RD.

220-035-300-020-02 HALLEAD RD. 

220-035-300-020-04 BROCKWAY RD. 

220-035-300-020-05 BROCKWAY RD. 

220-035-300-020-06 BROCKWAY RD. 

220-015-100-010-00 BROCKWAY RD. 

220-015-100-020-00 BROCKWAY RD. 

220-013-400-030-00 CORK RD. 

220-008-300-010-00 MELVIN RD. 

220-008-300-020-00 W. BURNSLINE RD. 

220-008-300-030-00 1116 W. BURNSLINE RD., MELVIN, MI 48454

220-014-400-040-00 DUQUETTE RD. 

220-023-100-010-03 DUQUETTE RD. 

220-035-100-010-00 WELLMAN LINE RD./DUQUETTE RD.

220-035-100-010-02 WELLMAN LINE RD. 

220-035-100-030-00 DUQUETTE RD. 

220-035-100-030-01 8740 DUQUETTE RD., YALE, MI 48097

220-036-100-040-00 CORK RD. 

220-036-100-040-01 CORK RD. 

220-036-200-010-00 570 E. WELLMAN LINE, YALE, MI 48097

220-036-200-010-01 DUQUETTE RD. 

220-036-200-020-00 8841 DUQUETTE RD., YALE, MI 48097

220-036-200-020-01 DUQUETTE RD. 

220-014-300-010-00 7400 REDDICLIFFE RD., MELVIN, MI 48454

220-035-400-010-01 388 HALLEAD RD., YALE, MI 48097

220-027-400-010-11 8422 BROCKWAY RD., MELVIN, MI 48454

220-035-200-010-02 8601 BROCKWAY RD., YALE, MI 48097

220-035-200-020-01 HALLEAD RD. 

220-004-100-020-00 529 W. SHERIDAN LINE, PECK, MI 48466

220-012-200-010-00 650 E. MORTIMER LINE, MELVIN, MI 48454

220-012-200-030-00 DUQUETTE RD./MORTIMER LINE RD.

220-026-100-110-01 DUQUETTE RD. 

220-026-300-010-00 8261 BROCKWAY RD., MELVIN, MI 48454

220-026-400-010-01 8450 DUQUETTE RD., MELVIN, MI 48454

220-035-100-020-00 HALLEAD RD. 

220-035-200-050-00 HALLEAD RD. 

220-035-400-010-02 HALLEAD RD./DUQUETTE RD.

220-026-400-010-10 141 WELLMAN LINE, MELVIN, MI 48454

220-008-400-010-00 BURNSLINE RD./ARENDT RD.

220-009-200-040-00 BURNSLINE RD./ARENDT RD.

220-009-300-010-00 690 W. BURNSLINE RD., MELVIN, MI 48454

220-009-300-020-00 690 W. BURNSLINE RD., MELVIN, MI 48454

220-009-300-030-00 ARENDT RD. 

220-004-200-010-00 PALDI RD. 

220-004-200-010-01 PALDI RD. 

220-017-200-010-02 BURNSLINE RD. 

220-026-200-010-00 E. GALBRAITH LINE RD. 

220-011-400-010-00 E. BURNSLINE RD. 

220-011-400-020-05 DUQUETTE RD. 

220-012-300-020-01 E. BURNSLINE RD. 

220-029-400-010-00 W. WELLMAN LINE 

220-028-300-020-00 710 W. WELLMAN LINE, MELVIN, MI 48454

220-028-300-030-00 ARENDT RD. 

220-032-100-010-00 WELLMAN LINE/ARENDT RD.

220-032-100-020-00 ARENDT RD. 

220-032-400-010-00 ARENDT RD. 

220-033-200-010-00 W. WELLMAN LINE 

220-033-300-020-00 8765 ARENDT RD., YALE, MI 48097 

220-024-400-030-00 E. GALBRAITH LINE 

220-025-200-010-20 E. GALBRAITH LINE 

220-026-200-020-00 BROCKWAY RD. 

220-025-200-010-12 E. GALBRAITH LINE 

220-035-300-010-10 170 HALLEAD RD., YALE, MI 48097

220-035-300-010-01 HALLEAD RD. 

220-001-300-020-00 E. MORTIMER LINE 

220-014-100-050-01 7263 REDDICLIFFE RD., MELVIN, MI 48454

220-009-200-010-00 PALDI RD., 

220-023-100-010-01 E. FREMONT RD. 

220-023-100-030-00 E. FREMONT RD. 

220-023-100-080-00 DUQUETTE RD./FREMONT RD.

220-015-400-100-00 240 TOWNHALL RD., MELVIN, MI 48454

220-004-100-010-00 499 W. SHERIDAN LINE, PECK, MI 48466

220-010-400-010-00 6848 BROCKWAY RD., MELVIN, MI 48454

220-014-400-010-00 7300 DUQUETTE RD., MELVIN, MI 48454

220-014-400-010-04 REDDICLIFFE RD. 

220-029-400-020-00 8364 ARENDT RD., MELVIN, MI 48454

220-029-400-030-00 ARENDT RD./WELLMAN LINE

220-001-100-010-01 920 E. SHERIDAN LINE, MELVIN, MI 48454

220-001-400-010-00 6276 CORK RD., MELVIN, MI 48454

220-001-100-010-00 SHERIDAN LINE/CORK RD. 

220-020-100-010-00 7616 ARENDT RD., MELVIN, MI 48454

220-014-200-040-00 7227 BROCKWAY RD., MELVIN, MI 48454

220-001-200-010-00 E. SHERIDAN LINE 

220-001-300-010-00 E. MORTIMER LINE 

220-002-300-020-01 E. MORTIMER LINE 

220-013-300-020-00 DUQUETTE RD. 

220-017-100-020-01 SCHOOL RD./BURNSLINE RD.

220-034-200-010-00 8730 PARKER RD., YALE, MI 48097

220-012-400-010-00 E. BURNSLINE RD. 

220-012-400-030-00 885 E. BURNSLINE RD., MELVIN, MI 48454

220-013-100-020-00 E. BURNSLINE RD. 

220-005-300-010-03 SCHOOL RD. 

220-021-200-010-00 585 TOWNHALL RD., MELVIN, MI 48454

220-010-300-050-00 6877 JORDAN RD., PECK, MI 48466

220-010-300-060-00 6851 JORDAN RD., PECK, MI 48466

220-010-300-070-00 6805 JORDAN RD., PECK, MI 48466

220-014-100-050-00 7123 REDDICLIFFE RD., MELVIN, MI 48454

220-036-100-010-01 868 E. WELLMAN LINE, YALE, MI 48097

220-003-400-010-01 6278 BROCKWAY RD., PECK, MI 48466

220-027-200-060-00 8231 JORDAN RD., MELVIN, MI 48454

220-027-300-010-00 JORDAN RD. 

220-013-100-030-00 7250 CORK RD., MELVIN, MI 48454

220-008-200-010-10 6502 SCHOOL RD., PECK, MI 48466

220-007-100-010-00 MELVIN RD./BRIGGS RD. 

220-008-200-010-01 BRIGGS RD. 

220-008-200-010-02 SCHOOL RD. 

220-027-200-070-00 W. GALBRAITH LINE 

220-013-400-020-00 7276 CORK RD., MELVIN, MI 48454-9737

220-029-300-020-00 MELVIN RD./WELLMAN LINE

220-030-300-010-11 MOWERSON RD. 

220-030-400-020-00 MELVIN RD. 

220-029-300-050-00 W. WELLMAN LINE 

220-030-300-020-10 MOWERSON RD. 

220-034-100-040-00 BROCKWAY RD. 

220-034-400-010-00 8796 BROCKWAY, YALE, MI 48097

220-009-400-010-00 574 W. BURNSLINE RD., MELVIN, MI 48454

220-036-400-020-00 10556 FISHER RD., YALE, MI 48097

220-034-200-020-00 8636 PARKER RD., MELVIN, MI 48454

220-024-300-010-00 E. GALBRAITH LINE 

220-035-300-030-00 BROCKWAY RD. 

220-023-100-080-02 DUQUETTE RD./FREMONT RD.

220-024-200-020-00 E. FREMONT RD. 

220-012-400-050-00 E. BURNSLINE RD. 

220-003-400-010-00 6274 BROCKWAY RD., PECK, MI 48466

220-007-400-010-00 BURNSLINE RD./MELVIN RD.

220-007-400-020-00 1326 W. BURNSLINE RD., MELVIN, MI 48454

220-018-100-010-00 W. BURNSLINE RD. 

220-018-100-010-01 1335 W. BURNSLINE RD., MELVIN, MI 48454 

220-018-100-020-02 DARCY RD. 

220-018-100-030-03 BURNSLINE RD./MELVIN RD.

220-018-100-040-00 DARCY RD. 

220-018-100-060-00 MELVIN RD. 

220-018-200-010-00 MOWERSON RD./BURNSLINE RD.

220-018-200-020-00 W. BURNSLINE RD. 

220-018-300-010-02 MOWERSON RD./DARCY RD.

220-018-300-010-04 DARCY RD. 

220-018-400-020-00 DARCY RD. 

220-019-300-020-00 TRAINOR RD. 

220-019-300-040-00 MOWERSON RD./GALBRAITH LINE

220-002-300-050-00 6267 BROCKWAY RD., PECK, MI 48466

220-010-200-030-00 GRIMES RD. 

220-010-300-100-00 GRIMES RD. 

220-002-200-010-00 E. SHERIDAN LINE 

220-002-200-020-01 BROCKWAY RD. 

220-002-200-020-00 BROCKWAY RD. 

220-002-200-040-00 E. SHERIDAN LINE 

220-002-300-010-00 6255 BROCKWAY RD., PECK, MI 48466

220-020-200-010-03 TOWNHALL RD. 

220-020-200-010-01 1035 TOWNHALL RD., MELVIN, MI 48454

220-020-200-010-02 TOWNHALL RD. 

220-010-300-090-00 6771 JORDAN RD., PECK, MI 48466

220-032-200-010-00 WELLMAN LINE/MELVIN RD.

220-032-200-020-00 MELVIN RD./WELLMAN LINE

220-032-200-030-00 MELVIN RD. 

220-033-100-030-00 FISHER RD. 

220-033-400-020-00 FISHER RD. 

220-014-200-070-00 7246 REDDICLIFFE RD., MELVIN, MI 48454

220-014-300-010-02 REDDICLIFF RD. 

221-150-001-002-01 GARFIELD ST. 

221-120-300-030-00 1102 MAIN, MELVIN, MI 48454

221-130-200-010-00 1131 MAIN, MELVIN, MI 48454

221-130-200-020-00 1077 MAIN, MELVIN, MI 48454

221-140-100-050-00 MAIN ST. 

221-150-004-001-00 GARFIELD ST. 

221-100-000-040-00 W. GALBRAITH LINE 

221-120-300-010-00 TOWNHALL RD. 

220-020-400-010-07 7804 ARENDT RD., MELVIN, MI 48454

220-021-300-030-02 750 W. GALBRAITH LINE, MELVIN, MI 48454

220-026-100-060-10 480 E. GALBRAITH LINE, MELVIN, MI 48454

220-023-400-050-00 467 E. GALBRAITH LINE, MELVIN, MI 48454

220-029-100-090-00 8194 ARENDT RD., MELVIN, MI 48454

220-028-400-010-00 8310 JORDAN RD., MELVIN, MI 48454

220-019-100-030-04 TRAINOR RD. 

220-002-100-010-00 E. SHERIDAN LINE 

220-019-200-010-00 TRAINOR RD. 

220-024-100-020-00 E. FREMONT RD. 

220-024-200-030-01 E. FREMONT RD. 

220-024-100-040-00 CORK RD./GARDNER LINE 

221-120-300-040-00 MELVIN RD. 

220-033-400-020-02 12136 FISHER RD., YALE, MI 48097

220-033-400-010-00 12014 FISHER RD., YALE, MI 48097

220-017-300-050-01 7385 MELVIN RD., MELVIN, MI 48454

220-017-300-070-00 7362 SCHOOL RD., MELVIN, MI 48454

220-032-200-010-01 1059 W WELLMAN LINE, MELVIN, MI 48454

220-027-100-020-10 8240 BROCKWAY RD., MELVIN, MI 48454

220-035-100-030-02 415 HALLEAD RD., YALE, MI 48097

220-028-300-040-00 8275 ARENDT RD., MELVIN, MI 48454

220-020-400-010-00 7766 ARENDT RD., MELVIN, MI 48454

220-035-100-030-10 8722 DUQUETTE RD., YALE, MI 48097

220-031-400-010-01 8740 MELVIN RD., MELVIN, MI 48454

220-033-200-020-00 699 W. WELLMAN LINE, MELVIN, MI 48454

220-001-400-020-00 6220 CORK RD., MELVIN, MI 48454

221-100-000-040-01 1360 MAIN, MELVIN, MI 48454

220-028-029-030-33 DTE RAILROAD PROPERTY 

220-031-400-020-00 FISHER RD. 

*Properties listed above with just a street and no number are vacant  parcels which have not been assigned a street number. 

 

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