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Property Taxes that are current can still be paid at all local Old National branches.
Be assured that your tax payments will be forwarded to the Treasurerís office as usual.
Please call the Township Treasurer Michelle McQueer with any questions at 734-678-9837.


Notice is hereby given that the Bridgewater Township Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Monday, September 8, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. in the Township Hall located at 10990 Clinton Road, Manchester, MI 48158 for the purpose of receiving comments on the proposed Bridgewater Township Master Plan.

The proposed plan is a comprehensive document, long-range in its view, and includes specific goals, objectives, and public policy recommendations regarding land use and future growth.  Per the Michigan Planning Enabling Act (Public Act 33 of 2008, as amended), the plan is intended to serve as a guide for future Township decision-making related to land use, community development, and capital improvement projects.  It was last updated in 2006.
The proposed Master Plan can be downloaded directly from the following weblink at:

For complete details on the public hearing please click on the Public Hearings link in the right hand column.

Election News, From the Office of the Clerk, Laurie Fromhart
2014 will prove to be a busy election year with a primary election on August 5th and general election on November 4th. Polls will be open from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Dual absent voter ballot applications were mailed to all voters on the [more]

Month at a Glance
Quick Look at November Meetings:Board of Trustees, Thursday, November 6, 2014, 7:00 p.m., Bridgewater Township Hall.Planning Commission, Monday, November 10, 2014, 7:00 p.m., Bridgewater Township Hall.Southwest Washtenaw Council of Governments, [more]

Media Advisories
Beginning September 25, 2014 the Washtenaw County Road Commission will begin work on Austin Road from M-52 to Clinton Road to stabilize the bank of the River Raisin, replace culverts and improve guardrail and signage. For [more]

Interested in Serving Your Township?
The Board of Trustees is currently seeking residents to fill three vacancies on the Farmland Preservation Board. If interested in serving please contact the Township Supervisor Ron Smith at (734) 277-2843 or by email at [more]

General Fund and Sewer Fund Budgets
On March 6, 2014 the Board of Trustees approved the proposed draft general fund and sewer fund budgets for the 2014-2105 fiscal year. The approved budgets are now available to download in PDF format. Click here to view [more]

2014-2015 Meeting Dates
On February 6, 2014 the Board of Trustees approved Resolution 02-06-14 to Adopt Regular Board of Trustees Meeting Dates for the 2014-2015 calendar year. Click here to view the resolution. The Bridgewater Township Board of Trustees meets [more]

Recycle Ann Arbor
Recycle Ann Arborís Drop-Off Station is Washtenaw Countyís most comprehensive recycling drop-off center, and is open to the general public. The Drop-Off Station accepts regular recyclable items, as well as a wide variety of harder-to-recycle [more]

Public Safety
GET TRUSTED ALERTS FROM WASHTENAW COUNTY SHERIFF, MICHIGAN STATE POLICE AND 5,000 OTHER PUBLIC SAFETY AGENCIES AT WWW.NIXLE.COM Your police department and other local municipal agencies use Nixle as a publishing system. Messages are created [more]

Townhall Rental
The Bridgewater Township Hall is now available to residents to rent for events. A security deposit of $200 is required in advance to reimburse the Township for cleaning, maintenance, or actual damages to the hall. [more]

Private Order Dust Control
At the request of a resident, the Washtenaw County Road Commission (WCRC) will apply private order dust control on unpaved public county roads for a nominal fee. If more than one resident on the same road segment is interested in private order [more]

Updated Bridgewater Township Community Profile
SEMCOG (Southeast Michigan Council of Governments) has issued a new community profile for Bridgewater Township reflecting 2010 census data and other information.This is an interesting portrait of our township, and can be viewed and downloaded by [more]

Washtenaw County Announces New State Resource for Property Tax Assistance
Up to $30,000 available per qualifying household for one-time assistance with late taxes and/or mortgage payments. For more information on basic eligibility requirements and documents needed before applying click here. Apply online at [more]

Have a Complaint?
A new Ordinance Violation Complaint form is now available online for Township residents. If you have a complaint regarding a land use, building, or zoning code violation please fill out the form and submit it to the Township Zoning [more]

Townhall Hours
Township officials are currently available at the townhall during the following days and times.Zoning Administrator, Carl MacomberMondays & Wednesdays, 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.Assessor, Mary RiderThursdays, 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.Treasurer, [more]

Mission Statement
The Bridgewater Township Board of Trustees adopted a mission statement at its December 20, 2006 meeting: "To provide our constituents a people-focused approach to public service built upon the simplicity and efficiency of rural government where [more]



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