Welcome to Ross Township
The Fire Board wants to thank the residents for passage of the Fire Millage. This enables the department to continue to provide the same level of services we provide to Ross Township and the surrounding communities.
Ross Township Residents
Until further notice, Ross Township Hall will not be fully staffed during regular business hours due to Governor Whitmer’s “Stay Home Order” issued Monday March 23, 2020 in reference to COVID-19 cases. Our elected officials will continue going to work throughout the week in order to perform necessary government duties. Other Township employees will only work if necessary, to help with required government duties.
Thanks, and be safe,
P.S. Ross Township Hall continues to be closed to the public.
Summer Employment Opportunities
Go to Employment page for applications and job description
Census letters will be mailed on March 12th.
Census WILL NOT be calling people. Communication will be by e-mail, letter or a knock on the door.
Census WILL NOT be asking for Social Security Numbers.
More information is available at the 2020 Census website: www.2020census.gov
Ross Township is a General Law Township located in southwest Michigan in Kalamazoo County.
It is located approximately halfway between the cities of Chicago, Il and Detroit, MI just north of Interstate 94. Established in 1839 Ross is one of 15 Townships in Kalamazoo County and contains almost 36 square miles of land and water. Ross is bordered to the North by Barry Township (Barry County), to the South by Charleston Township, to the East by Bedford Township (Calhoun County), and to the West by Richland Township. According to the latest US Census 5,012 people now call Ross Township home. Ross Township is also home to the Village of Augusta.
The mission of Ross Township is to:
- Provide a safe environment in which to live
- Maintain and enhance the rural character and quietude of our community
- Protect all the natural resources
- Respond to the needs of the Township with respect and concern
- Uphold and enforce the Local, State, and Federal laws
12086 M-89, Richland, Mi 49083
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• New Year's Day - Jan. 1st
• Martin Luther King Jr. Day - Jan. 20th
• President's Day - Feb. 17th
• Memorial Day - May 25th
• Labor Day - Sep. 7th
• Election Day - Nov. 3rd
• Veterans Day - Nov. 11th
• Thanksgiving - Nov. 26th
• Christmas Eve - Dec. 24
• New Year's Eve - Dec. 31