Office Closed

Due to the projected extremely cold temperatures the Village office will be closed tomorrow January 30 and weather permitting will resume regular business hours January 31, 2019.

Warming Stations (Call First Before Going)

As of 1/29/2019

 

Open and Potential warming centers and potential shelters for Van Buren County for upcoming cold weather Wednesday and Thursday:

 

Open:

 

Bangor Train Depot, 541 Railroad St, Bangor, MI 49013

Designated as a 24/7 warming center for the remainder of the week.

 

South Haven Community Church, 1045 E Wilson St, South Haven, MI 49090

Contact: Barb Guthrie

269-214-2749

 

Will be a warming station from Tuesday, January 29, 4:00 pm through Friday, February 1, 2019, 10:00 am. Those wishing to stay overnight should be there each night by 5:00 pm when a dinner will be served Breakfast will be served Wednesday, Thursday and Friday at 9:00 am. Space is limited so people will be taken in on a first come first served basis.

Please do not bring alcohol, tobacco products, illegal drugs, weapons of any kind and pets.

Do bring prescribed medication and personal hygiene products.

Some Cots and blankets will be provided by the Red Cross. You may want to bring additional ones if available.

 

Decatur Police Department Lobby, 114 N Phelps St, Decatur, MI 49045

 

Potential Warming Centers if Needed:

 

Will be opened as needed: Call Lt. Kirk prior to sending anyone to these locations

 

Hartford Methodist Church, 425 E Main St, Hartford, MI 49057

Contact Information:

Robbie Harting-Fire Chief

Hartford Fire Department

436 East Main Street

Hartford, MI 49057

Station (269) 621-4707

Cell (269) 757-4355

Fax (269) 621-3519

 

Hartford Federated Church, 65418 Red Arrow Hwy, Hartford, MI 49057

Contact Information:

Ben Williamson

269-910-0979

 

Lilly of the Valley Church, 30600 M-140, Covert, MI 49043

Pastor Darryl Williams

269-767-1026

 

Bloomingdale Conservation Club, 16681 41st St, Bloomingdale, MI 49026

Richard Stone

(616) 293-0352

 

Gobles Junior Academy, 32110 6th Ave, Gobles, MI 49055 

Contact information:

Chad Higgins

248-935-8282

 

Freshwater Church, 600 E Michigan Ave, Paw Paw, MI 49079

Contact Information:

Erica Frazier

616-368-0971

 

Red Arrow Ministries, 31133 E Red Arrow Hwy, Paw Paw, MI 49079

Contact Information:

Ben Bowater

269-779-7338

 

Lawrence Township Hall (Old Lions Club), 411 N Paw Paw St; Lawrence, Michigan 49064

Contact information:

Donna Spinner

269-370-3406

 

1st Presbyterian Church, 119 E Delaware St Hwy M-51, Decatur, MI 49045

Contact Information:

Pastor Katie Hartwell

269-423-4781

773-372-2741

Will work with Carl Druskovich to coordinate services

 

Holy Family Catholic Church, 500 W Saint Marys St, Decatur, MI 49045

Contact Information:

Carl Druskovich

 

Lawrence United Methodist Church, 122 S Exchange St, Lawrence, MI 49064

Contact Information:

Kim Thompson

269-655-4458

 

Lawrence Community Emergency Services, 205 North Paw Paw Street, Lawrence, MI 49064

Contact Information:

Chief Mike Anchor

269-655-7466

Medical/Marihuana

To All,

The Village Planning Commission will be meeting January 28th at 7:00 pm to discuss weather or not to opt in or opt out of Medical/Marihuana. Once a decision is made a recommendation will be sent to Village Council. If you are unable to attend. Correspondences will be accepted and read during the meeting.

December/January Meetings Notice

MEETINGS NOTICE

 

Village of Lawrence Committee Meetings Posting

(Unless indicated otherwise, all meetings are held at the Village Hall)

Regular Meetings This Month

Administration Committee (3rd Tuesday) Tuesday, December 18th, 5:00pm
Community Development Committee (1st Thursday) Thursday, January 3rd, 6:00pm
DDA (4th Wednesday) Wednesday, January 23rd, 6:30pm
LDFA (4th Wednesday) Wednesday, February 27th, 6:00pm
Joint Parks & Rec Committee Meeting@ Lawrence Township Fire Department Sunday, December 16th, 7:00pm
Joint Village/Township Meeting  
Ox Roast Committee Thursday, December 13th, 6:00pm
Personnel Committee (4th Monday) Monday, January 28th, 6:00pm
Planning Commission (4th Monday) Monday, January 28th, 7:00pm
Public Service Meeting (1st Wednesday) Wednesday, January 2nd, 6:00pm
Regular Council Meeting (2nd Tuesday) Tuesday, January 8th, 7:00pm
Special Planning Meeting:

Marijuana Opt in/out

Monday, December 17th, 7:00pm
Special Town Hall Meeting: Tuesday, December 18th, 7:00-8:30pm

VBISD Conference Center

 

November/December Meeting Notice

(Unless indicated otherwise, all meetings are held at the Village Hall)

Regular Meetings This Month

Administration Committee (3rd Tuesday) Tuesday, November 20th, 6:00pm
Community Development Committee (1st Thursday) Thursday, December 6th, 6:00pm
DDA (4th Wednesday) Wednesday, December 12th, 6:30pm
LDFA (4th Wednesday) Wednesday, November 28th, 6:00 pm
Joint Parks & Rec Committee Meeting@

Lawrence Township Fire Department

Sunday, November 18th, at 7:00pm
Joint Village/Township Meeting
Ox Roast Committee Thursday, November 15th, at 6:00pm
Personnel Committee (4th Monday) Monday, November 26th, 6:00pm
Planning Commission (4th Monday) Monday, November 26th, 7:00pm
Public Service Meeting (1st Wednesday) Wednesday, December 5th, 6:00pm
Regular Council Meeting (2nd Tuesday) Tuesday, December 11th, 7:00pm
Special Planning Meeting:

Marijuana Opt in/out

Monday, December 17th, 7:00pm
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