Township Newsletter - What's Coming Up..

Here is what's coming up......


Feb. 25, 2016
Chamber of Commerce Meet & Greet

Meet your fellow members of the Northfield Area Chamber of Commerce with the spotlight on:

Chad Marchant of Fynull (Financial Coaching)

Thursday, February 25, 2016 from
5:00PM-6:30PM at the
Peaberry Bean
152 Barker Rd.
Whitmore Lake, MI 48189

RSVP to Loreen at
Feb. 27, 2016
Cabin Fever Extravaganza

Get out of the cold & into the FUN!!

Whitmore Lake Community Recreation presents:

Saturday, Feb. 27 from 3-6:30PM
at the Whitmore Lake High School

Games, Activities, Open Swim, Music and more!

$10 per family in advance  |  $20 per family at the door
Get your tickets on-line at

Click here for full information
Feb. 29, 2016
Sewer Bills are Due

February Sewer Bills were mailed out during the first week of February.  To avoid late fees, payments are due by Monday, February 29th.  Failure to receive your bill does not waive the past due penalty.   Sewer bills can be paid by cash, check, credit/debit card*, or money order.
Option A: You can pay your bills at the Township Office:
  • in person during office hours, Monday through Friday, 8:00am-4:30pm
  • by using the drop box in the office vestibule during non-office hours
  • by mail - payments by mail must be received in our office by Monday, February 29 to avoid late fees.  We are not responsible for delays in mail delivery.
Option B: You can pay your bill on-line with a credit/debit card*
Option C: You can pay with a credit/debit card* over the phone by calling toll free (800) 272-9829, use code #3241.

*There is a service fee of $2.75 for credit/debit card payments for utility bills
February 29, 2016
2015 Taxes are due

Monday, February 29, 2016 is the last day the Township Office is able to accept 2015 tax payments.  These payments will be considered late, and penalties and interest do apply.  Any payments made March 1st or later must be paid at the Washtenaw County Treasurer’s office,
200 N. Main St., Suite 200
P.O. Box 8645
Ann Arbor, MI 48107

For more information, visit
Friday, March 4
ROAD CLOSURE:  M-14 in Ann Arbor
Starting at approximately 9 p.m. on Friday, March 4, M-14 will be closed between US-23 Business Route (Main Street) and the Miller Road/Maple Road interchange, with a detour posted. Through-access will not be available along this section of M-14 during the closure, which is expected to last through August. The posted detour will include US-23, I-94 and M-14.  

During construction, one lane of M-14 will be open between the US-23/M-14 interchange and Main Street. Access to Main Street and the Miller Road/Maple Road interchange will be maintained at all times.

Project information is available on the M-14 project website at   In addition, there is a toll-free number, 1-855-325-4856, established for the project that residents and motorists can call any time. The number will be staffed during the week, during weekday hours. For 24/7 traffic information, go to MDOT's Mi Drive website:
Tuesday, March 8

Polling Locations
Tuesday, March 8 is the Presidential Primary.  Polling locations are as follows:
    Precincts 1 & 3:
           Whitmore Lake Middle School
           8877 N. Main St.
          Whitmore Lake, MI 48189
     Precinct 2:
          Fire Station 2
          2727 N. Territorial Rd.
          Whitmore Lake, MI 48189

Absentee Voters:
The deadline for those who wish to receive an Absent Voter ballot by mail must submit applications to the Clerk's office no later than 2:00 PM Saturday, March 5, 2016.  Our office will be open from 8:00 am - 2:00 pm on this day to accept applications.  

Electors qualified to obtain an absent voter ballot for the election may vote in person at the Clerk's Office no later than 4:00PM on Monday, March 7, 2016.

Ballot Preview:
Ballots are currently available for viewing.  Please or come into the Township office during normal business hours (8:00 am - 4:30 pm Monday through Friday) if you would like to view the ballot prior to the election.