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Decatur Area Recreation Plan (Decatur Village, Decatur Township, Hamilton Township)

Decatur Village, Decatur Township, and Hamilton Township are developing a joint parks and recreation plan.  Having an approved plan is needed to be eligible for certain state and federal grant sources. As part of the planning process, it is extremely important to gather public input. What does the community want as it relates to parks and recreation? 

Please review the Draft Plan and send comments to village@decaturmi.org or by mail to 114 N. Phelps Street, Decatur, MI 49045 and must be received by January 29th, 2020.





The Village of Decatur, Decatur Township, and Hamilton Township, Van Buren County, Michigan will hold a Public Comment Period for the Joint Community Parks and Recreation Plan for the Village of Decatur, Decatur Township, and Hamilton Township from December 26th, 2019 to January 29th, 2020.


The plan will be available for review during business hours at the Decatur Village Hall (114 N. Phelps Street, Decatur, MI) which are Monday through Friday from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM and 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM.  The plan is also available for review on the Internet at https://www.swmpc.org/decarearecplan.asp.


Written comments can be submitted by email to village@decaturmi.org or by mail to 114 N. Phelps Street, Decatur, MI 49045 and must be received by January 29th, 2020.


A joint Public Hearing will be held on the draft plan on January 30th, 2020, at 7:00 PM, at the Decatur Village Hall (114 N. Phelps Street, Decatur, MI).  At this meeting, the public will have the opportunity to give oral and/or written comments and ask questions regarding the plan.  All interested parties are urged to attend.



  • This notice is in compliance with PA 267 of 1976 as amended (Open Meetings Act).
  • In accordance with The Americans with Disabilities Act, the Village of Decatur will make reasonable accommodations to participate in the meeting. Requests for assistance can be made by contacting the Village Clerk at (269) 423-6114 at least 48 hours in advance.
This page last updated on 1/8/2020.
Southwest Michigan Planning Commission  
376 West Main Street  Suite 130  Benton Harbor, MI 49022-3651
Phone: 269.925.1137  Fax: 269.925.0288  

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