• 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

Public Hearing

The Planning Commission held a Public Hearing at their regular meeting on September 22, 2021, to garner input from residents regarding proposed language to allow farm animals in non-farm areas. The Planning Commission will discuss this topic at their November 22, 2021 meeting. Residents are invited to attend.

Seeking Part Time Supervisor Assistant

The assistant works with the Supervisor on varied tasks. Seeking an individual with a positive attitude, who enjoys teamwork and being of service to Township residents and the Township board. Experience with Microsoft Word, Excel and BS&A programs a plus. Township residency is desired but not required. Please review the job description and if interested, contact Wanda Bloomquist at 517-655-3193 or
[email protected].

Public Hearing - Meadowdale Special Assessment District

A Public Hearing for the Meadowdale SAD will be held at 6:00 pm on December 8th at the Township Office Community Room to hear any objections to the petition(s), the proposed road improvement project, and/or the proposed special assessment district. Click on Hearing Notice, Cost Estimate, and Meadowdale Plat to learn more.

Zoning Board of Appeals

The ZBA will be holding a Public Hearing on November 29th at 6:30 at the Township Hall to consider a requested variance for sign placement.  View Public Notice here.

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 revisit the proposed amendments to the Zoning Ordinance to allow event barns.  The next meeting will be held 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)