TECUMSEH TOWNSHIP HOME

 

Tecumseh Township is located in southeastern Michigan in the county of Lenawee. The township covers an area of 13.407 square miles with a population of 1972.

 

Notice of Public Hearing Tecumseh Township

A Public Hearing will be held on Monday January 10, 2022, at 6:00 P.M. Two proposed zoning ordinances:

1) To change the 10-acre requirement for animals to 5-acres with restrictions. Full proposed ordinance language can be viewed (here).

2) Chickens in residential zoned district currently NOT permitted, will be the subjects of this hearing. Full proposed ordinance language can be viewed (here).

The hearing will be held at 700 Bishop Reed Dr., Tecumseh, Michigan.

 

 

CONTACT US

The township board page (here) and the contact us page (here) have contact details.

If you have questions regarding zoning or township business, please contact the Supervisor.

If you have questions regarding property taxes or dog licenses, please contact the Treasurer.

For questions regarding absentee ballots or voter registrations, please contact the Clerk, after review of the following voter information.

 

Voter Information

The Michigan Voter Information Center (MVIC) is a great resource for those seeking information on voter status, local ballot previews, statewide ballot proposals, registration information, absentee voting, Military and Overseas Voters (MOVE), and Uniformed and Overseas Voters (UOCAVA). 

https://mvic.sos.state.mi.us/

Application for Absent Voters Ballot on May 3:

https://www.michigan.gov/documents/sos/AVApp_535884_7.pdf

Application for Absent Voters Ballot should be sent to:

Tecumseh Township Attn: Clerk
P.O. Box 158
Tecumseh, MI 49286

How do I register to vote?

https://www.michigan.gov/sos/0,1607,7-127-1633_8716_8726_47669-175878--,00.html

 

POLICE AND FIRE

Fire coverage is contracted through the City of Tecumseh and police coverage is by the Lenawee County Sheriff's Department.

DUMP DAYS - 2022

April 2rd
July 9th 
October 15th  
 
8:00am-12:00(noon), collection location is 3266 Gady Rd - Enter off Gady Rd East of Occidental  
ACCEPTED ITEMS: 
Although not considered an all-inclusive list, these are examples of what we will accept at our collection site: 
Refrigerators, Freezers, Air conditioners  Trash and junk, plastic Batteries, Wire fence    Open, water based, dried out paint cans Mattresses and bed springs    Furniture (couches, chairs, etc) Old items containing steel, and other metals  Lawn mowers, Bicycles, Air compressors Electronics        Tires-Fee of $5.00 per tire, $25.00 per large         tractor tire
 
1.  REFRIGERANT'S MUST BE REMOVED FROM APPLIANCES
2.  ALL TIRES MUST BE REMOVED FROM RIMS 
 
WE ARE NOT ALLOWED TO ACCEPT: 
Hazardous Materials      Oil based paint Building Materials     Oil, gasoline or similar products Burn barrels or ashes     Propane tanks Grass, leaves, twigs and brush 
 

DRIVERS NEEDED FOR MEALS-ON-WHEELS

Call the Tecumseh Senior Center at 517-423-5939
Volunteers will be delivering in Tecumseh and surrounding areas.

Drivers need a valid license and proof of insurance. Mileage reimbursement available and lunch provided to drivers

BURN PERMITS

Effective 10/10/14 Tecumseh township residents do not have to go to the Tecumseh fire department and get a paper burn permit. We still require the permit but residents can call the fire department at 517-423-4545 with the pertinent information and receive one.

DISPOSAL OF GRASS CLIPPINGS/YARD WASTE

Stevens disposal (734-856-8451) will pick up grass clippings and yard waste for a price from Tecumseh Township residents.

CODE RED

Telephone weather notification system

We are pleased to inform everyone that the county-wide CodeRed emergency weather notification system is now live. Residents and business's can go to the website listed below, find the codeRed logo with a "click here" button that will take you automatically to the registration window. It only requires a couple of minutes to become registered on the system. We encourage everyone to take advantage of this service that is being paid for by a Homeland Security grant.

Share this important information with colleagues and family members so they are able to take advantage of this service.

Code Red

http://www.lenawee.mi.us/departments/emergency-management

  • CodeRed messages can be sent to home phones as well as cellular devices.
  • It is geographically targeted * only those included in a defined watch or warning area will receive notifications.
  • You may select or deselect the types of watches or warning you wish to receive.
  • You can not receive this system if you are not registered.
  • Private homes as well as businesses can be registered on the system.
  • your personal information will not be used for any other purpose!
  • Encourage parents to register their children's phones.
  • have a plan in place if the family needs to seek refuge from an approaching storm.
  • If you have loved ones or neighbors that do not have computer access, volunteer your assistance to get them registered.

Be safe, be prepared, have a plan!

Local Weather

Tecumseh Michigan Weather

24/7 recycling station for Tecumseh Township residents

The Raisin Township hall recycling center is now closed. Other County recycling locations are still open.