In order to handle the requests for absentee ballots the Township of Kalamazoo Clerk’s Office will remain open until 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, November 1, 2016. In addition to extending hours on the Tuesday before the election, the Township of Kalamazoo will also be open for absentee voters 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 5, 2016.
Mailed ballot request must be received by November 5, 2016 at 2 p.m. The last day to obtain an absentee ballot in the Township of Kalamazoo Clerk’s Office is by 4:00 p.m. on Monday, November 7, 2016. All ballots must be received in the Clerk’s Office by 8:00 p.m. on Election Day, November 8, 2016, to be counted.
As a registered voter, you may obtain an absent voter ballot if you are:
- age 60 years old or older
- unable to vote without assistance at the polls
- expecting to be out of town on election day
- in jail awaiting arraignment or trial
- unable to attend the polls due to religious reasons
- appointed to work as an election inspector in a precinct outside of your precinct of residence.
For more information on voting or applications for absentee voting you can go to the Clerk’s page.
The Township will not be accepting passport applications on Tuesday November 8, 2016 due to the election.
Leaf and Brush Pickup November 14-18
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Seat Open on Board of Review
Nature of Work
Appointed by the Charter Township of Kalamazoo Board of Trustees to hear appeals of the Assessed Value of any taxpayer in the Township to ensure that all property is fairly and equitably assessed. The Board members must make decisions based upon the information provided by the taxpayer. In certain instances, the Board may also hear appeals of the Taxable Value. This board meets as prescribed by the State of Michigan Compiled Laws.
Requirements of Board of Review Member
Must be an elector of the Charter Township of Kalamazoo.
Two-thirds of the members must be property taxpayers of the Township.
Must be available for all meetings of the Board of Review.
Once appointed, training is available.
No experience is required, however, some knowledge of the Township would be beneficial
New Zoning Ordinance Now in Effect
The new zoning ordinance was approved on August 8, 2016 and went into effect on August 31, 2016. You can see the new ordinance by clicking the following links: Kalamazoo Township Zoning Ordinance, Zoning Map, 2014 Master Plan.
Road Repairs, Just the Finishing Touches
Paving and drain work is completed for this season. They are still working on inspection, restoration. We want to thank everyone for their patience and cooperation. It has been a team effort with the Road Commission, contractors, our Township Highway Commissioner and our citizens. We hope you're enjoying the results.
- You can find a list of roads slated for repair or reconstruction in 2017 and a description of the work to be done on our Transportation and Roads page. Just Click Here.
If you have questions or concerns you my contact the Township's Highway Commissioner, Don Martin at firstname.lastname@example.org or (269) 251-7377.
PROPERTY TAX INFORMATION
- If you need information about your property taxes chances are you can get it without calling by clicking TAX INFORMATION.