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
July 30, 2021
Genoa Township Master Plan Update 2021
Genoa Township is seeking to update its Master Plan. The last comprehensive master plan was last updated in 2013. The master plan is a document created by Genoa Township to guide the future of this community. The master plan provides growth management strategies that help ensure a logical development pattern while maintaining community character and protecting natural resources. The plan also provides policies and actions for community leaders to consider.
Please visit the Genoa Township Master Plan page as well as the Proposed Master Plan page for more information.
If you have comments about the Master Plan Update, you can direct those to the Genoa Township Planning Commission by emailing them to firstname.lastname@example.org.
July 19, 2021
Livingston County Household Hazardous Waste Collection Days
The Livingston County Solid Waste Program has scheduled the 2021 Household Hazardous Waste Collection Events. This service is free for RESIDENTS of Livingston County.
HOWEVER - RESIDENTS MUST HAVE A SCHEDULED APPOINTMENT TO PARTICIPATE.
To be able to accommodate as many households as possible, please limit your sign up to 1 event .
The event will be held on the following date:
Fall Event - September 25, 2021
All events are held on Saturdays between 9 am and 12 noon.
To schedule an Appointment: you can do one of the following:
- Schedule your appointment online. For more information, visit the Livingston County DPW page here
- Call 517-545-9609
*Please do not bring items to collection locations except on appointed days and at your scheduled time.
July 19, 2021
2021 Summer Tax Information
The 2021 Summer tax amounts are available on our website. Payments can now be made after they became officially levied on July 1st.
The 2021 Summer tax bills were mailed to all Genoa Township property owners on Wednesday, June 30th, 2021.
Please contact the Treasurer's Office at (810) 227-5225 if you have any questions or if you do not receive your bill.
Genoa Township will continue to offer the option of ACH payments for property taxes. If you did not receive paperwork with your tax bill you can print the form here or contact the Treasurer’s office. Please make sure to include your phone # on the form All payments made by ACH will be mailed a paid receipt.
July 14, 2021
Livingston County Electronic Waste Collection
The Livingston County Solid Waste Program has scheduled the 2021 Electronic-Waste Collection Event on the following date:
October 2, 2021
New Location: 3535 Grand Oaks - Road Commission Parking Lot
No appointment needed
Electronic waste collection (TVs, electronics, etc.) is done only during scheduled Collection Events.
If you have questions, call 517-545-9609.
This event provides a free and convenient opportunity for Livingston County residents and small businesses (fewer than 10 employees) to safely recycle a variety of electronic waste such as TV’s, computers, printers, monitors, laptops, etc. For a complete list of acceptable items, see the website at www.livgov.com/dpw.
Items can only be dropped off on the event day!
July 14, 2021
Brighton Area Fire seeking Paid On-Call Firefighters
The Brighton Area Fire Authority is seeking men and women living in Genoa Township, Brighton Township and the City of Brighton who are willing to serve their community as a Paid On-Call Firefighter.
- No experience necessary, just the motivation to learn and serve
- All required training is provided and compensated
- Academy classes are held on evening/weekends
To apply, interested applicants can go to www.brightonareafire.com.
April 27, 2021
Weekly Recycling Begins Monday May 3, 2021
Weekly recycling will begin for all Township residents starting the week of May 3.
Residents can place their recycling bins out every week on their normal trash/recycling day beginning that week. Residents can confirm their trash/recycling pickup days at the My Schedule search box located on the Township Refuse and Recyling page found here.
Please remember to break down cardboard boxes. Do not put anything on top of the cart or outside of the cart. For a list of items that can be recycled, please visit the Waste Wizard search box on the Township Refuse and Recycling page found here.
April 19, 2021
Price Change Announced for Howell Area Parks and Recreation Park Pass
There have been some changes initiated by the City of Howell regarding the cost of Park and Boat Launch passes due to budget shortfalls.
Those residents that live within the HAPRA service area (the City of Howell, Howell Township, Oceola Township, Marion Township and Genoa Charter Township) will receive ONE free pass. Residents may receive ONE additional pass for a fee of $40.
Those who live outside the HAPRA service area may purchase a seasonal pass for a fee of $60, with a limit of 2 per household.
For more information, please visit https://www.howellrecreation.org or contact HARPA at (517) 546-0693.
March 2, 2021
2020 Winter and Summer Property Tax Payment Information
Monday, March 1, 2021 was the last day to pay 2020 Summer & Winter Property Taxes.
2020 Property Taxes become delinquent as of Tuesday, March 2, 2021. All payments must now be made to the Livingston County Treasurer’s Office.
Please contact the County Treasurer’s Office at 517-546-7010 after for a total amount due.