Ross Township Has A New Supervisor
Paul Dykstra was appointed and sworn
in as Ross Township Supervisor on August 4th, 2014. Paul lives in Ross
Township with his wife Jennifer and two sons Paul Jr. and Jack. He is a
1989 graduate of Michigan State University and brings over twenty years of
customer and business service experience to the position. He is excited to
be a part of the Ross Township team and looks forward to meeting all the
residents of our community. Please stop by to say hello and welcome him.
60th Anniversary Celebration
The Ross Township Fire Department is celebrating its 60th
anniversary. They made their first call in February 1954. At that time the
Augusta Fire Department and the Ross Township Department had not merged.
Congratulations on your 60 years of service to our Community.
The Department is taking applications for new Volunteer Firefighters. Stop
by the Ross Township Office for an application.
Harding's Market has an "E-Scrip Community Card" which can benefit the
Ross-Augusta Fire Department. When making your purchases at Harding's the
cashier will swipe your E-Scrip Community Card. Harding's Markets will
contribute up to 4% to our Department every time you use your card. What a
great way to help your Fire Department. Stop by the Township Office to pick
up a card or stop by any Harding's Market. This is at no cost to you to
Well Water Testing
Well water testing bottles for bacteria and nitrates are now available at the Township Office. Testing is now done through KAR Laboratories Inc., 4425 Manchester Rd., Kalamazoo, MI. Further information will be given when you pick up a bottle.
Property Check by our Police Officer
If you are going to be away from your home for any period of time, you can have your property checked by the Kalamazoo County Sheriff's Department. Stop by the Ross Township Office to fill out the "Property Check Form".