Announcements

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JEFFERSON TOWNSHIP BOARD OF TRUSTEES MEETING

 

Agenda

August 11, 2022

6:30 PM

Call to Order & Roll Call: Hass, Brunner, Glaze, Bundle, Gillam

Pledge to the Flag

Public Comments

Correspondence

 

Approval of Minutes: July 14, 2022, meeting

Treasurer’s Report

Payment of Bills

 

OLD BUSINESS

 

NEW BUSINESS  

Election update

Add proposal to the May ballot to restore the Township operating costs to 1 mil.

Board decision about replacing Secretary Susan Smith on Planning & Zoning Commission

Unauthorized activity on Township grounds without adults present

 

INSPECTORS REPORTS

              Zoning

              Building

              Plumbing/Mechanical

              Electrical

 

EMERGENCY SERVICES/UTILITIES

             Cass Ambulance

             Cass Fire

             Edwardsburg Fire

             Planning and Zoning Commission: Next meetings: September 12, November 16, January 4, 2023 – Reorganizational Meeting. All meetings at 7:00 pm

 

Next regular meeting: September 8, 2022

 

Adjourn

2022 Tax Sale Auction for Cass County

The annual Tax Sale Auction will take place online, August 18, 2022, from 10:00am until 7:00pm.

The 2022 Auction Catalog is live at, http://www.tax-sale.info/.

 

Our goal is to encourage Cass County residents, without delinquent property taxes, to bid at the public auction for tax reverted properties. 

 

If you have any questions, feel free to contact Treasurer, Hope Anderson, or myself at 269-445-4468.

 

Thank you,

Traci Haskins

Foreclosure Specialist

Cass County Treasurer’s Office

a:  120 N Broadway – Suite 113

     Cassopolis, MI  49031

t:  269-445-4468

f:  269-445-4497

w: htpps//www.casscountymi.org

e:  tracih@cassco.org

Click on 2022 Cass County Tax Sale Book above to view properties

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Poverty Exemption

MCL 211.7u provides for a property tax exemption, in whole or part, for the principal residence of persons who, by reason of poverty, are unable to contribute to the public charges. In order to receive a poverty exemption, a taxpayer must annually file a completed application form, and all required additional documentation, with the supervisor, assessor, or the Board of Review where the property is located. Read more...

 

Form 5737 Application for Poverty Exemption

Form 5739 Affirmation of Ownership and Occupancy to Remain Exempt by Reason of Poverty

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2022 Election Dates​​

  • Tuesday, November 8th 7:00 AM to 8:00 PM

Michigan Voter Information Center

Click this link  Michigan Voter Information Center (state.mi.us) to:

  • Check your voter registration status

  • Review a current election ballot

  • Obtain additional election & voting information

Please contact Jenny Brunner, Clerk at 269-445-3941 x 7 or clerk@jeffersontownshiponline.org with questions. 

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BOARD OF TRUSTEES MEETING

NEXT MONTHLY BOARD OF TRUSTEES MEETING is
Thursday, August 11, 2022, at 6:30 PM.  The meeting will be held in person at the township hall, 24725 Jefferson Center St., Cassopolis, MI 49031.

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PLANNING & ZONING COMMISSION

For further questions regarding current meeting plans or for additional hearing information, please contact Dean Hass, Township Supervisor, 269-445-3941 x 9.

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PERMIT PROCESS

Please contact the following people directly for assistance: building, mechanical, plumbing, and zoning inspectors and assessor. Click on DIRECTORY above for contact information. Click on FORMS above for printable forms.

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MARIJUANA ORDINANCE

An ordinance to completely prohibit marijuana (marihuana) establishments in Jefferson Township. Read more...

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Township Hours:

By appointment.

Please contact Dean Hass, Township Supervisor, 269-445-3941 x 9 for assistance.

Physical Address:

Jefferson Township

24725 Jefferson Center Street

Cassopolis, Michigan 49031
 

Mailing Address:

Jefferson Township

PO Box 188

Cassopolis, Michigan 49031


Office Telephone: 269-445-3941-This number will connect callers to Township officials. 

Office Fax: 269-445-8274

General Inquiries Email: building@jeffersontownshiponline.org

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TOWNSHIP MEETINGS

Board of Trustees meets the 2nd Thursday of each month at 6:30 PM.  Township residents and any other interested parties are welcome to participate in the Trustee meetings. Please contact Dean Hass, Township Supervisor,

269-445-3941 x 9 with questions. Current meeting information will also be posted on the Township building and under ANNOUNCEMENTS here on the website.

 

2022-23 Planning & Zoning Commission meetings are held at 7:30 PM on the following Wednesdays:

January 5 

March 16

May 18

July 20 

September 21

November 16

January 4, 2023 - Reorganizational meeting

Please contact Dean Hass, Township Supervisor, 269-445-3941 x 9 for current meeting plans.

 

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