• Foote Cemetery on Sherwood Rd. was organized in 1858.
  • The Columbarium at Summit Cemetery was dedicated in October 2010.
  • Rededicated on October 2nd, 2010, the Historical Committee has recreated a 1920s classroom.  The school is located at 985 E. Sherwood.
  • Township Park River Trail

From the Desk of Supervisor Bloomquist

 

Coronavirus updates

The office is fully open!  Your cooperation during the past year has been greatly appreciated!  With the current surge of the Delta variant, a mask is required within the Township Hall.  

We hope that you will continue to take advantage of the drop boxes and website for your business.  I would appreciate any ideas you may have to improve the website as the Township is considering a new and improved site to better serve our residents.

The Township Hall is now available for rental request! 

It will be nice seeing you again and hope that we will be back to the new normal for good. 

~ Wanda Bloomquist,
Township Supervisor

 

In The Spotlight

Recycling is held the second Saturday of the month from 9:00 am - 3:00 pm.

Items collected include:

  • Cardboard:  flattened
  • Paper: newspaper, office and junk mail
  • Tin cans and small metal
  • Glass:  all colors
  • Plastic:  No bags, furniture or landscaping pots
  • Styrofoam:  no peanuts

Joe is available to assist those in need and answer any questions you may have!

Featured News

2020 Census Data

The 2020 Census Data  is available for review.  The Township's revenue sharing is based on the numbers from the Census.

Planning Commission Opening

The Planning Commission currently has an opening due to the retirement of Rex LaMore.  Rex had served on the Planning Commission for 23 years.  As director of the Center for Community and Economic Development with MSU and past president of Michigan Association of Planning, he brought a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the Planning Commission and our community.  He will be missed!  If you are interested in serving your community on the Commission, please fill out the application for public service and return to the Township in care of Supervisor Bloomquist.  

 

Winter Property Tax Bills

Winter Property Tax bills will be mailed December 1st. Click here for how to pay and additional information. If you don’t receive your bill by December 15th, contact the Treasury Department at the Township Office at 517-655-3193 and we will mail you a new one.

Event Barns

A subcommittee has been formed of Board members and Planning Commissioners to review and suggest revisions to the Planning Commission.  The latest version of the amendments to the Zoning Ordinance to allow event barns will be addressed at the next meeting to be held on Monday, December 13th at 6:30 pm at the Township Hall. This will be a workshop with the the Township Planning Consultant.  There will be opportunity for public comment. Written comments can be submitted to Planning Assistant, Jim Howard, at [email protected].

See Where Your Tax Dollars Go (Click on chart to enlarge)