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                                                                                                                     ZONING ADMINISTRATOR POSITION

Bridgewater Township seeks candidates for part time Zoning Administrator position.  Responsibilities and duties include administer and enforce the Bridgewater Township Zoning Ordinance; respond to zoning-related questions from citizens and other parties; assign new addresses to properties upon application; hold posted office hours and be available by appointment; provide support to Planning Commission and Zoning Board of Appeals as necessary and report on monthly activities to the Planning Commission and Township Board.

Minimum qualifications require possession of a high school diploma or general equivalency diploma (G.E.D.) and a valid driverís license and personal vehicle.  Desired qualifications require the ability to understand and interpret drawings, diagrams and property descriptions; previous related work experience or training; good communication skills, both written and oral; good interpersonal skills to interact effectively with citizens and township officials; and the ability to meet deadlines, to organize, prioritize and work independently.

Annual salary of $7,425 paid monthly at $618 per month.
  Monthly reimbursement of telephone line and office supplies following submitted receipts.

Please forward resume and/or qualifications, postmarked by February 2, 2015 to Bridgewater Township Clerk, 10990 Clinton Road, Manchester, MI 48158.

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission announces notice of intent to prepare an environmental impact statement for the planned Rover Pipeline Project.
Opening of the scoping process will be used to gather input about the project from the public and interested stakeholders.
The scoping period closes on December 18, 2014.
For further information on the pipeline project, project location map, and how to submit your comments please click on the following links:
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Notice of Intent to Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement for the Planned Rover Pipeline Project, Request for Comments on Environmental Issues, and Notice of Public Scoping Meetings
Rover Pipeline Project General Location Map 

More detailed maps of the proposed project can be viewed at the township hall during regular office hours or by appointment.


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.

Townhall Hours
Township officials are currently available at the townhall during the following days and times.Clerk, Laurie FromhartTuesdays, 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. or by appointmentDeputy Clerk, Judy KlagerWednesdays, 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.Fridays, 9:00 a.m. to [more]

Month at a Glance
Quick Look at January Meetings:Board of Trustees, Thursday, January 8, 2015, 7:00 p.m., Bridgewater Township Hall.Planning Commission, Monday, January 12, 2015, 7:00 p.m., Bridgewater Township Hall.Southwest Washtenaw Council of Governments, [more]

Interested in Serving Your Township?
The Board of Trustees is currently seeking residents to fill one vacancy on the Board of Review and three vacancies on the Farmland Preservation Board. If interested in serving please contact the Township Supervisor Ron Smith at (734) [more]

Have a Complaint?
A Ordinance Violation Complaint form is now available 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 interim Zoning Administrator, [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]

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]

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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