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  Lapeer Township                         
  1500 Morris Road 

  Lapeer, MI 48446

   810-664-3700 
   810-667-4101 Fax 


 

 

 

Office hours are held by the Supervisor, Clerk, Treasurer and
Deputy Clerk/Treasurer as follows:

Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
9:00 - 3:30 
Thursday, 9:00 - 5:00
Friday, closed

SUMMER HOURS
(Memorial Day thru Labor Day)
Monday, Tues. and Wed.
8:00 - 2:30
Thursday, 8:00 - 4:00
Friday, closed

 

The Township has free notary service available to Township of Lapeer residents during regular
office hours, the non-resident rate is $5.00 per notarized signature.

 

Lapeer Township Elected Officials: 

Supervisor - Scott Jarvis
Clerk - Dawn Walker  
Treasurer - Lori Ann Taylor
Trustees - Bill Blaine & Phil Thick

Lapeer Township administrative assistant, deputy clerk and deputy treasurer: Nancy Bradford

Lapeer Township is a general law township established through the Northwest Ordinance passed by Congress in 1787.  Township government is conducted by a township board consisting of five members; supervisor, clerk, treasurer and two trustees.  These positions are elected positions lasting for four years. Township primary elections are conducted in August of the presidential election years.

Supervisor's statutory duties - Moderates board and annual meetings, if certified is the chief assessing officer, secretary to the board of review, Township's legal agent, maintains the records of the supervisors office, develops the township budget, appoints some commission members, may call special meetings and may appoint a deputy.

Clerk's statutory duties - Maintains custody of all township records, maintains the township general ledger, prepares warrants for township checks, records and maintains township meeting minutes, keeps the township book of oaths, is responsible for special meeting notices, publishes board meeting minutes, keeps voter registration file and conducts elections, keep the township ordinance book, prepares financial statements, delivers tax certificates to the supervisor and county clerk by September 30th, must appoint a deputy, must post a surety bond.

Treasurer's statutory duties - collects real and personal property taxes, keeps an account of township receipts and expenditures, issues township checks, deposits township revenues in approved depositories, invests township funds in approved investments, collects delinquent personal property tax, responsible for jeopardy assessments in collecting property tax, collects mobile home tax, must appoint a deputy, must post a surety bond.

Trustee's statutory duties - Township legislators; required to vote on all issues, responsible for township's fiduciary health, other duties as assigned by board.

Although these are statutory duties of each office dictated by Michigan State law, there are many other duties performed by each official.

 

Revised Statutes of 1846 - Powers and duties of Townships, the election and duties of township officers

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2014 Board Meetings are as follows:
Monday, January 13, 2014 - 8:30 a.m.
Monday, February 10, 2014 - 8:30 a.m.
Monday, March 10, 2014 - 8:30 a.m.
Monday, April 14, 2014 - 7:00 p.m.
Monday, May 12, 2014 - 8:30 a.m.
Monday, June 9, 2014 - 7:00 p.m.
Monday, July 14, 2014 - 8:30 a.m.
Monday, August 11, 2014 - 7:00 p.m.
Monday, September 8, 2014 - 8:30 a.m.
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 - 8:30 a.m.
Monday, November 10, 2014 - 8:30 a.m.
Monday, December 8, 2014 - 7:00 p.m.

 

2014 Lapeer Township board meeting schedule - printable

 


 

 



BOARD MEETING SCHEDULE:

The township board meets the 2nd Monday of the month with exception. Meetings alternate between evenings at 7:00 p.m. and mornings at 8:30 a.m. Any changes to this meeting schedule will be posted in accordance with law.

January 13, 2014 
8:30 a.m.
minutes

PRIOR BOARD MINUTES

January 10, 2011 
February 14, 2011
March 14, 2011
April 11, 2011
May 9, 2011
June 13, 2011 regular meeting
June 13, 2011 annual meeting

July 11, 2011
August 8, 2011
September 12. 2011
October 11, 2011
November 14, 2011
December 12, 2011
December 19, 2011 special board meeting
January 9, 2012
February 13, 2012
March 12, 2012
April 12, 2012
April 25, 2012
April 30, 2012
May 14, 2012
June 11, 2012 - regular
June 11, 2012 - annual
July 9, 2012
August 13, 2012
September 10, 2012
October 9, 2012
November 12, 2012
November 21, 2012
December 10, 2012
January 14, 2013 
February 11, 2013
March 11, 2013
April 8, 2013
May 13, 2013
June 10, 2013 regular meeting
June 10, 2013 annual meeting
June 26, 2013
July 8, 2013
August 12, 2013
September 9, 2013
September 17, 2013
October 14, 2013
November 12, 2013
December 9, 2013


Special Meeting Notice

SPECIAL MEETING POSTING

The Monday, April 21st, 2014 Planning Commission meeting has been cancelled. The next regularly scheduled meeting will be on Monday, May 19th, 2014.

 

THE LAPEER TOWNSHIP PLANNING COMMISSION IS SEEKING INPUT FOR THE LAPEER TOWNSHIP RECREATION PLAN.

THE PLANNING COMMISSION MEETING SCHEDULED FOR MONDAY, APRIL 21, 2014 AT 7:00 P.M. IS CANCELLED!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

February 10, 2014
7:00 p.m.
minutes
March 10, 2014
8:30 a.m.
minutes
April 14, 2014
7:00 p.m.
minutes
May 12, 2014
8:30 a.m.
minutes

June 9, 2014
7:00 p.m.
minutes - annual minutes

July 14, 2014
8:30 a.m.
minutes

August 11, 2014
7:00 p.m.
minutes

September 8, 2014
8:30 a.m.
minutes
October 14, 2014
8:30 a.m.
minutes

November 10, 2014
8:30 a.m.
minutes

December 8, 2014
7:00 p.m.
minutes

 

 



 

 

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