Essex Township, Michigan

Effective immediately, Essex Township property tax payments can be made 24/7 with a credit or debit card.  GovPayNet accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express and Discover cards for payments online or by phone (1-888-604-7888).  Cardholders pay a small service fee to GovPayNet at the time of their transaction.
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Essex Township Board meetings are held at 

Lowe United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall
5485 W Lowe Rd, St Johns, MI 48879.
​We welcome all visitors.  

The  2019-2020 fiscal year regularly scheduled board meetings for Essex Township will be:

Wednesday, Dec 18 - 8:00 p.m. - Please note, this is an hour later than usual.
Wednesday, February 19 - 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday, March 18 - 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday, April 15 - 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday, June 17 - 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday, August 26 - 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct 21 - 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday, Dec 16 - 7:00 p.m.

All meetings are open to the public. Essex Township will provide to individuals with disabilities, reasonable auxiliary aids and services which are needed to fully participate in any township meeting providing a 72-hour notice is received by phone or in writing. Contact the Essex Township Clerk, (989) 224-3484 to request the necessary assistance. 

MDARD Announces Online Portal For Farmers To Find Help

The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD) today launched an  online resource and information portal  to make it a one-stop spot for farmers to find the help they need this year because of the historic rainfalls.

The site will be constantly updated as new information and aid is identified. It includes resources from partners like Michigan State University Extension and the United States Department of Agriculture.,4610,7-125-1660-500531--,00.html

Election Commission meeting Monday, October 5th, at 11:00 a.m..  Meeting will be held at 6522 West Colony Road, Saint Johns, Michigan 48879.

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