GENOA TOWNSHIP is a charter township located in the heart of Livingston County, Michigan. Lakes and wetlands, rolling hills and meadows, state parks and wildlife all abound in this beautiful community of country living.
Latest Township News
November 30, 2020
2019 Winter Tax Information
The 2020 Winter Tax Bills were mailed to all Genoa Township property owners on Monday, November 30, 2020. Winter taxes are payable, without penalty, through Monday, March 1, 2021.
Winter tax amounts are available now on our website; however payments cannot be made until after they become officially due on December 1st.
Please contact the Treasurer's Office at (810) 227-5225 if you do not receive your bill.
November 30, 2020
Township Hall Cardboard Recycling Drop off Notice
Recently, there has been considerable misuse of the cardboard recycling dumpsters at the Township Hall. If the problem continues, the Township will be forced to discontinue the service after the holidays.
The bins and dumpster are for broken down cardboard boxes only. Any extra material dumped with the cardboard, including styrofoam and other refuse, means the contents cannot be properly recycled and must be disposed of as normal garbage instead.
Please do not overfill the cardboard recycling dumpsters or put cardboard outside of the containers. If they are full, please come back another day.
These cardboard recycling dumpsters are for Genoa Township residents only.
November 13, 2020
Covid Guidelines for Township Hall Visitors
Due to the Covid-19 pandemic we ask that all visitors to the Genoa Township Offices consider following the below safety protocols. Our top priority is maintaining the health and safety of our residents, employees, and their families.
- If possible we ask that you please utilize making payments by mail, online, or place in one of our drop boxes; either the drive up drop box in the front parking lot or the drop box located near the front entrance. Any tax payments placed in our drop box will be mailed a paid receipt.
- Please consider limiting the use of cash and please prepare your checks before you enter the building. Contact the Township Treasurer’s office at (810)227-5225 if you have questions regarding an amount due.
- If it is necessary for you to enter the building, we strongly recommend that all visitors wear a face mask and you will be required to follow the 6-foot distancing requirement, please follow the markings as to where to stand and walk through the township hall. If you have a medical reason that prevents you from wearing a mask please call (810)227-5225 to make an appointment.
- We request that any business that does not need to be conducted in person be done by phone, email, drop box or mail.
Thank you for your patience and cooperation during this difficult time.
Stay Safe, Stay Healthy!
November 13, 2020
Local Parks and Recreation Survey for Genoa Township Residents
Genoa Township is working on an updated recreation plan aimed at improving recreation opportunities for township residents.
Parks provide measurable health benefits, from encouraging direct contact with nature and a cleaner environment, to opportunities for physical activity and social interaction. Genoa Township recognizes that having local opportunities to enjoy parks and nature contribute to a healthy, vibrant and sustainable community. Planning for community recreation ensures that the township's resources are spent in a way that provides for current needs and anticipates the future. When our community comes together to plan and support recreation, the resulting action strategies are targeted to what the residents want and will support.
Please take a few minutes to share your thoughts on our Recreation Plan website: https://arcg.is/XmCTn1
September 15, 2020
2020 Summer Tax Payments
Monday, September 14, 2020 was the last day to pay 2020 Summer Property Taxes without penalty.
All 2020 Summer Tax payments made after September 14, 2020 are now assessed a 1% fee per month.
Please contact the Genoa Township Treasurer’s office for a current amount due, 810-227-5225, or you can check the amount due at the Township website at www.genoa.org
March 2, 2020
2019 Brighton Area Fire Authority Report
The Brighton Area Fire Authority has released its 2019 Annual Report.
The BAFD is responsible for responding to emergency incidents here in Genoa Township as well as the City of Brighton and Brighton Township.
The report is attached below.