Welcome to Ross Township
DAY CEMETERY PROJECT
A Boy Scout from Troop #239, earning his Eagle Scout Badge, will be planting a hedgerow of Juniper trees and placing a bench at Day Cemetery. Ross Township will be accepting donations for this project and checks should be made out to Ross Township with Day Cemetery in the memo portion. If interested in volunteering with this project please call the township office at 269-731-4888 for dates and times.
No Aerial Spraying in Kalamazoo County
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