Clerk's Department


Kathy Bosheers pic       
                                   Kathy Bosheers, Township Clerk 
                                             (586) 786-0010 x251

Elections Dates for Year 2018:  
Tuesday, May 8, 2018 Special Election (Macomb Community College Proposal)

Tuesday, August 7, 2018 State Primary
Tuesday,  November 6, 2018 State General

The Clerk's Department handles all questions concerning Township records, meeting agendas, minutes, budgets, elections, voter
registration and sale of cemetery lots. 
 
The position of Clerk in Washington Township is an elected one.  Some of the duties and responsibilities of the Clerk are defined by state statute, and include:

• Maintaining custody of all Township records
• Maintaining the Township's general ledger
• Preparing warrants for township checks
• Recording and maintaining Township meeting minutes
• Keeping the Township book of oaths
• Responsible for special meeting notices
• Publishing board meeting minutes
• Keeping voter registration file
• Conducting elections and is the Chief Election Officer of the Township
• Keeping Township ordinance book
• Preparing financial statements
• Delivering tax certificates to the Supervisor & County Clerk

The Washington Township Clerk's duties  also includes
• Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Coordinator
• Overseeing Township Cemeteries
• Preparation of requests for Class C liquor licenses
• Purchasing Office for the Township