Board of Review

Judy Klager (term ends 12/31/18)
(734) 429-4088

Calvin Messing (term ends 12/31/18)
(734) 428-0598

Steve Wahl (term ends 12/31/18)
(517) 456-7671

Laurie Fromhart, Secretary
(734) 223-2766    

Authorities and Responsibilities 
The Board of Review is governed and authorized by the General Property Tax Act, Public Act 206 of 1893, MCL 211.28 to 211.33.  The Board of Review examines and reviews the assessment roll for the current year as prepared by the supervisor/assessor. Adds property omitted from the assessment roll. Corrects errors in names, descriptions of property, and the assessment and valuation of property. Hears taxpayer appeals and indorses the completed assessment roll.

The Board of Review is made up of three, six or nine members appointed by the township board. At least 2/3 of the members shall be property taxpayers of the township. A member of the township board may not serve on the board of review or fill any vacancy. A spouse, mother, father, sister, brother, son or daughter, including an adopted child, of the assessor is not eligible to serve on the board or fill any vacancy.  Members may be compensated.

2018 Board of Review Meeting Dates

Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. - Organizational meeting

Monday, March 12, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. - noon and 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Tuesday, March 13, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

(March 12th and 13th are meetings for petitions to be heard). Written petitions must be received by the close of business on March 13th.


Click here for a Petition Form 

Click here to view the Federal Poverty Guidelines for 2018 Assessments

Click here for a  2018 Hardship Reduction Application

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 all public bodies work closely together to be more responsive to the public's needs."

January 28, 2007 1:18 pm

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