Big Rapids Township, Mecosta County, Michigan
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Welcome to Big Rapids Township!
 
14212 Northland Dr.
Big Rapids, MI  49307
 
Phone: (231) 796-3603
Fax:     (231) 796-2533
 
November 2016 Township Board
November 2016 Township Board
Pioneer Group Photo
Board Members:
 
 
Bill Stanek, Supervisor
 
Rene Fountain, Clerk   clerk@bigrapidstownship.net
Penny Currie, Treasurer
Carman Bean, Trustee cbbrtownship@gmail.com
Jerry Everett, Trustee TrusteeEverett@gmail.com
Tony Geib, Trustee
Travis Williams, Trustee
NOTICE OF ELECTION TO THE QUALIFIED ELECTORS OF
BIG RAPIDS PUBLIC SCHOOLS
MECOSTA COUNTY, MICHIGAN
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN A SPECIAL ELECTION WILL BE HELD ON:
TUESDAY, MAY 2, 2017

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THE POLLS of said election will be open May 2, 2017 at 7:00 a.m. and will remain open until 8:00 p.m. for the purpose of voting the following proposal:
 
BIG RAPIDS PUBLIC SCHOOLS OPERATING MILLAGE RENEWAL PROPOSAL EXEMPTING PRINCIPAL RESIDENCE AND OTHER PROPERTY EXEMPTED BY LAW 18 MILLS FOR THE YEAR 2017
 
Full text of the ballot proposal may be obtained at the administrative offices of Big Rapids Public Schools – 21034 15 Mile Road, Big Rapids, MI 49307-8845, telephone: (231) 796-2627 or Mecosta County Clerk’s Office - 400 Elm Street, Big Rapids, MI 49307, phone: (231) 592-0783,
 
Consolidated polling precincts for Big Rapids Public Schools' Special Election are as follows:
 
City of Big Rapids, Precinct #1  (all City of Big Rapids voters in BRPS)
Location:  City Hall - 226 N. Michigan Ave, Big Rapids, MI
 
Big Rapids Township, Precinct #1  (Big Rapids, Colfax & Martiny Township voters in BRPS)
Location:  14212 Northland Drive, Big Rapids, MI
 
Green Township, Precinct #1  (Green & Grant Township voters in BRPS)
Location:  21431 Northland Drive, Paris, MI 
 
To verify the correct precinct to vote in, or view a sample ballot:
 
All polling locations are handicap accessible.
To comply with the Help America Vote Act (HAVA), voting instructions will be available in Braille and on cassette tapes.  Arrangements for obtaining the instructions in this alternate format can be made by contacting the township or city clerk in advance of the election.  Those who are eligible to receive an absentee ballot should contact their township or city clerk.   

Marcee M. Purcell, Mecosta County Clerk and Election Coordinator for Big Rapids Public Schools 

 

Agenda for the May 2, 2017 Regular Meeting is available by clicking here.

BIG RAPIDS CHARTER TOWNSHIP BOARD

SPECIAL MEETING WEDNESDAY MAY 3, 2017 at 6:30 p.m.

MECOSTA COUNTY SERVICES BUILDING, 14485 NORTHLAND DR.

PLEASE USE NORTH DOORS.

BIG RAPIDS, MI  49307

 

AGENDA

 

CALL TO ORDER:  6:30 p.m.  ROLL CALL: __Stanek,__ Fountain,__ Currie,

__ Bean,__ Everett,__ Geib,__ Williams.  Pledge of Allegiance. 

  

THE PURPOSE OF THIS SPECIAL MEETING IS TO DISCUSS THE NEW MARIJUANA LAW.

THIS WILL BE A JOINT SESSION WITH THE BIG RAPIDS CITY COMMISSION.

  

      ADJOURNMENT         

Big Rapids Charter Township will provide necessary and reasonable auxiliary aids and services, such as signers for the hearing impaired and audiotapes of printed material, if individuals with disabilities, upon five business days notice to the township.  Individuals requiring auxiliary aids or services should contact Rene Fountain, Big Rapids Charter Township Clerk, 14212 Northland Drive, Big Rapids, MI 49307- call 231 796 3603 or fax request to 231 796 2533.

 

NOTICE:   Junk Accumulation Ordinance

 

The approved Ordinance is available online here and at the Big Rapids Township Hall for review and inspection during regular business hours.   

 

 

Calendar/Agenda
2017 State of the Township Address
 
For a PDF copy of the
 2017 State of theTownship Address
text, please  click here.
 
2017 Budget
 
 
 
 
 
Annual Financial Report
Year Ended December 31, 2015
On Line Property Tax Payments
Specifications for the Fire Hall Addition

FOIA Information


FOIA Resolution 2015-
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FOIA Summary of Procedures and Guidelines


Online Property & Land Search

Big Rapids Township property & land search is now available through BS&A!
Click here or on the sidebar to search.

 

Stop Sign
Only the DNR is authorized to grant burn permits.
 
BURNING VIOLATIONS CAN RESULT IN SUBSTANTIAL FINES
Phone: (231)796-3603
Email: supervisorstanek@bigrapidstownship.net
Fax: (231)796-2533

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