Public Notice regarding GLWA’s October 27 Capital Planning Committee meeting
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE: On March 18, 2020, Governor Gretchen Whitmer issued Executive Order No. 2020-15, allowing remote participation in public meetings and hearings for public bodies subject to the Open Meetings Act during the COVID-19 pandemic. This Order allows public meetings of public bodies subject to the Open Meetings Act to be held electronically, including by two-way telephonic conference.
On March 23, 2020, Governor Gretchen Whitmer issued Executive Order No. 2020-21 which as amended requires Michigan residents to suspend certain activities that are not necessary to sustain or protect life.
The meeting of the GLWA Capital Planning Committee scheduled for October 27, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. will be held telephonically. Members of the public who wish to attend this meeting by telephone can do so in the following manner:
Call-In Number: 1-313-771-3116
Conference ID: 804 886 430#
There will be no public comment or active participation during this meeting. However, members of the public may provide written comments to the committee by emailing those comments to CEO@glwater.org on or before 3:00 p.m. on Monday, October 26, 2020 and should reference “October 27, 2020 Capital Planning Committee” in the subject line of the e-mail.
The public is advised that although meetings of GLWA’s Capital Planning Committee are typically held in conformity with the Open Meetings Act, The Capital Planning Committee is a sub-quorum advisory committee to the GLWA Board of Directors and therefore not a “public body” required to meet publicly or adhere to that Act. (See OAG Opinion No. 6935, April 2,1997.