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Utilities: 800-881-4109

Hours: M–F 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

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 21, 2017 Township Holiday Hours

The Township Offices will be closed Thursday November 23, 2017 and Friday November 24, 2017 for the Thanksgiving Day Holiday.

November 21, 2017 Holiday Refuse Collection

Thanksgiving - Thursday, November 23, 2017

Thursday - No Collection. Normal collection Monday - Wednesday. Collection will be one day behind the rest of the week with Friday's collection being completed on Saturday.

November 15, 2017 2017 Winter Tax Information

The 2017 Winter Tax Bills will be mailed to all Genoa Township property owners on Thursday, November 30, 2017.  Winter taxes are payable, without penalty, through Tuesday, February 28, 2018.

Winter tax amounts are available on our website; however payments cannot be made until after they become officially due on December 1st, 2017.

Please contact the Treasurer's Office at (810) 227-5225 if you do not receive your bill.

November 3, 2017 Livingston County Property Fraud Protection service

The Livingston County Register of Deeds Brandon Denby's office is offering a free service to protect you from property fraud.

Property fraud can occur when someone records a fraudulent document with the Register of Deeds' office making it look like they own your home or property.

To fight this type of fraud, Denby's office has teamed up with propertyfraudalert.com to create a notification alert system for Livingston County residents. You can sign for free at the website or by calling the Property Fraud Alert Hotline at (800) 728-3858.

More details are also available by calling Denby's office at (517) 546-0270.

October 26, 2017 Genoa Township Large Item Sticker program

Residents of Genoa Township looking to get rid of unwanted items too large for normal trash pickup can take advantage of the Large Item Sticker program.

Large item stickers can be purchased by check or cash from the Treasurers Department at the Township Hall. Each resident may pick up 1 Free Sticker per year for large item disposal. Any additional large item stickers are $10.00 each.

It can be difficult to determine how many stickers to purchase and how to put out your large items. Click here for a list of items that our staff often receives questions on as well as some helpful hints.

Once you have your sticker, place the item or items out with your garbage on your regular scheduled garbage day with the sticker where the garbage collector can see it and they will take it away. Please allow some time if your item requires a special truck for collection.

Large Item Sticker Program Large Item Sticker Program
Details on the Township's large item removal program
October 23, 2017 2017 Video Tour of Livingston County

Livingston County government is pleased to present the 2017 Video Tour of Livingston County that showcases the advantages of living, working and playing in our County Community!

The 2017 video tour includes comments by community leaders as well as a well-rounded visual depiction of our County, presented in nine (9) chapters:

  • Welcome
  • Education
  • Parks and Recreation
  • Healthcare – NEW
  • Real Estate and Relocation
  • Downtown, Business & Industry
  • Quality of Life
  • Economic Development – NEW
  • Community Organizations - NEW

Select any chapter of this product to view the Livingston County video on that subject. You can also view the
videos of various local businesses that participated in this promotional program by clicking on their logo in the
frame surrounding each chapter of the Video Tour.

Please visit the Livingston County home page at: https://www.livgov.com/ to view the new Video Tour of Livingston County

September 15, 2017 2017 Summer Tax Information

The 2017 Summer Tax Bills were mailed on June 30, 2017.

The last day to pay Summer Taxes without penalty was Thursday, September 14, 2017.

All payments must now pay a 1% per month penalty. Please contact the Township Treasurer's office for an updated amount.

Tax amounts are available on our website and payments can be made online with a credit card or electronic check, at the township offices by cash or check or by mail to Genoa Township, 2911 Dorr Rd., Brighton, MI 48116.

June 1, 2017 Brighton Area Fire seeking Paid On-Call Firefighters

The Brighton Area Fire Authority is are seeking men and women willing to serve their community as a Paid On-Call Firefighter! No experience necessary! Training is provided and compensated during classes on evenings/weekends. Interested applicants can apply by calling (810) 229-6640 or emailing HR Director Anne Campbell at acampbell@brightonareafire.com

May 21, 2017 Curbside Yard Waste Recyling Service available for Residents

Township residents who require yard waste removal beyond the Township's free biannual pickups can purchase this service through the Township waste contractor. More details can be found in the flyer attached below.

GFL Curbside Waste Collection runs from April through December every year.  GFL will collect properly prepared yard waste on the first Friday of each month.  You must schedule your pickup on the Monday before the first Friday.  10 bags/bundles of yard waste will be collected for $10.00 and every bag or bundle beyond the first 10 is charged an additional $1.00. 

For more information, please contact GFL Environmental at (844) 464-3587 or by email at gflcustomerservice@gflenv.com for more information.

May 9, 2017 Information for Residents experiencing Cable TV issues

How to File a Video/Cable Television Complaint

Courtesy of the State of Michigan Public Service Commission

Consumers should first contact their video/cable provider to discuss their complaint. If a resolution cannot be reached, contact the MPSC for help in dealing with the video/cable provider.

Consumer Tips - Filing a Video/Cable Television Complaint

Call the Commission to File an Informal Complaint

MPSC staff are available to assist with your inquiry or informal complaint Monday through Friday, excluding State holidays, by calling 1-800-292-9555. We encourage you first to contact your video/cable provider with your question before calling us. At times, call volumes may be high and staff are busy assisting other customers. In this situation, you will be put into a voicemail. If you are connected to the Video Franchise voicemail, please leave a detailed message including your full name, call back number, billing address, and the nature of your complaint. Staff will respond to your complaint as soon as possible. You can also contact us by submitting your inquiry or complaint in writing to us at the following address:

Michigan Public Service Commission
Attn: Video Franchising
P.O. Box 30221
Lansing, Michigan 48909

Submit your complaint via fax: 517-284-8200.
Submit your complaint online:  Video/Cable Complaint Online Form

File a Formal Complaint

If you are not satisfied with the results of an informal complaint investigation by Commission staff, you may pursue a formal complaint with the Commission. Because the Commission's authority is limited to that provided by statute, a formal complaint can only involve issues that the Commission is responsible for.

Formal Video/Cable Complaint Form

Uniform Video Services Dispute Resolution Process

Please click on the following link to view the Uniform Video Services Dispute Resolution Process as set forth in 2009 PA 4:

Uniform Video Services Dispute Resolution Process

March 13, 2017 Approved Budget and Audit Information for Fiscal Year 2017/8

The Township is seeking public input from residents for the proposed budget for the new fiscal year.

Budgets for the next fiscal year beginning April 1, 2017 and ending March 31, 2018 are available for your perusal.  If you should have any comment or suggestion with regard to Township revenue or appropriations, please contact the clerk at the e-mail address  polly@genoa.org

March 7, 2017 2016 Brighton Area Fire Authority Report

The Brighton Area Fire Authority has released its 2016 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.

January 10, 2017 Township Holiday Schedule 2017

Click here for a list of days the Genoa Charter Township offices will be closed.

January 4, 2017 Livingston County Board of Public Works Meetings

The Livingston County Board of Public Works has announced its 2017 Meeting Schedule.

The Livingston County Board of Public Works holds regular meetings on the first Thursday of every
month.  The meetings start at 8:00 AM in Room D at East Complex of the Livingston County Offices located at 2300 E Grand River Ave. Suite 105, Howell, MI 48843.

Notifications regarding any location or time change will be posted at the respected townships, County Clerk’s office and on the website: www.livgov.com/dpw (Pursuant to Act 267, Public Acts of Michigan, 1976, as amended

Upcoming Meetings
Related Documents

Related Documents

School District Map School District Map
A map showing the various school districts within Genoa Charter Township
Refuse collection map Refuse collection map
A map showing regular collection days in Genoa Charter Township
Related Web Links
Genoa Charter Township Fields and Walking Trail Genoa Charter Township Fields and Walking Trail
Information on the paths and soccer fields located at the Genoa Charter Township Hall
Brighton Area Fire Brighton Area Fire
Get the latest on burning bans and other fire safety information
Genoa Charter Township Solar Energy Tracker Genoa Charter Township Solar Energy Tracker
Get the latest statistics on this green energy project
Latson Interchange Latson Interchange
Development information