At council meeting on February 23rd, 2017, Village Council approved the use ofgolf carts in the Village of Tekonsha. Under MCL257.657a, the Michigan Vehicle Code authorizes a city/village with a population of fewer than 30,000 to allow, by resolution, operation of golf carts on its streets.The statute imposes restrictions on the operation of golf carts within a city/villageincluding the following but not limited to:•– Operators must be at least 16 years of age and have a valid driver’s license.•– Operators must comply with signal requirements set forth in MCL 257.648 (i.e.using hand signals to signal a turn, etc.).•– Golf carts must be driven as close to the right side of the roadway as practicable,with a maximum speed limit is 15 mph.•– Golf carts may not be operated from 1/2 hour before sunset to 1/2 hour aftersunrise.•– Golf carts may not be operated on pedestrian sidewalks or on state line trunkhighways (Main Street) except to cross that highway. In addition to the resolution, Village Council is requiring that all golf carts be registered at the village office where you will receive a copy of the entire resolution, map of roads and a sticker for your cart. There is no charge for this registration. For more information you may call the office at 517-767-4204.
Resserve a Park
To reserve the pavilion at either park and to get keys to the bathrooms for Cheney park contact the Village office @ 767-4204. Electricity is available at both.
The village office has been receiving a number of complaints about loose dogs. For the safety of your pets and the general public please keep your dog on a leash while walking them and secure them on your property while at home. If you spot a loose dog please take a picture if possible and report it to 269-781-0911 so we can more effectively find the owner. Always remember that it is your responsibilty to clean up after your pet, please care a plastic bag with you.
Which includes chickens inside the Village limits.
All weeds and rank vegetation must be mowed once a month and to a height of 8” from May 15 to September 15.
Village of Tekonsha 537 North Church Street, PO Box 301 Tekonsha, MI 49092 Tel: 517-767-4204 Fax: 517-767-4817
Our goal is to ensure the quality of life for our Residents