Welcome to Ross Township
SUMMER TAXES ARE DUE AND PAYABLE WITHOUT INTEREST ON SEPTEMBER 16, 2019.
Police protection is an important topic to the residents of Ross Township and the law enforcement committee wants to ensure everyone has an opportunity to ask questions and share comments and experiences. Please mark your calendars for Monday, September 16, 2019 from 6:oo pm to 8:00 pm at the Township Hall. The Law Enforcement Committee is hosting a Q&A about the proposal to contract with the Village of Richland Police Department for additional protection above and beyond the baseline coverage from the County Sheriff. If you are unable to attend, email or drop off your questions to the Township office. We will make sure you receive an answer.
Ross-Augusta Fire Department Annual Haunted House
The Fire Department will be holding its annual Haunted House at the Ross Township Fire Station – 12086 M-89, Richland, MI. October 26th from 1 pm to 4 pm. The event is designed for children age 12 and under and includes lots of ghosts, goblins, candy, popcorn and firetrucks. $1 donation per child
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
• Mon-Thur 9-4:30
• Memorial Day, May 27
• Independence, Day Jul. 4
• Labor Day, Sep. 2
• Thanksgiving, Nov. 27 at noon
• Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 28
• Christmas Eve, Dec. 24
• Christmas Day, Dec. 25
• New Year's Day, Jan. 1