All Dog licenses are issued through Jackson County starting in 2016/2017. For more in formation please
What if I come to pay my bill and the office is closed?
The township has a convenient drop box located in the rear of the building under the drive up window.
If I pay my taxes the day after they are due will I have to pay a late fee?
The answer is yes. Because taxes are mailed out 2 months ahead of time there is no grace period.
Who do I call if I have a complaint about ordinance violations?
You call our office and any of us can get a message to Ordinance Enforcement officer Chris Jacobson. This is a part time position.
What do I have to do if I want to burn on the ground?
Call 788-4223 for a Burning Permit
You must be at least 20 feet away from the street, 15 feet away from buildings, property lines and fence rows, must have a water source and continuously supervised, winds must be below 7 miles per hour and it must be out by 7 p.m.
Campfires are allowed to burn until midnight
Absolutely NO SMOLDERING and NO BURNING OF BUILDING MATERIALS OR HOUSEHOLD GARBAGE
Who can use the recycling bins?
RECYCLE BINS ARE CLOSED.
Do I need a building permit for a fence or a shed?
Yes. You need to be able to show us with a drawing where on the property this item will be placed and the cost is minimal for the permit.
What happens if I don’t mow my grass?
The township has an ordinance that gets posted in the office and published in the newspaper that tells you when your grass is 12 inches or higher we will come in and mow it for you. You will in turn receive a bill that will go on the winter tax bill if it’s not paid by the due date.
What if I want liquid dust control for my Private Road?
The township no longer contracts with the Jackson County Road Commission for dust control on County Roads. If you have a private road and wish to have liquid dust control you must contact the Jackson County Road Commission at 788-4230.