Township News

November 3, 2020 Election

Vote on November 3, 2020

The General election is Tuesday, November 3, 2020.   Polls will be open from 7:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. for those voters wishing to vote in person.    Voters are asked to mask up and practice social distancing.  Precincts are equipped with hand sanitizer, voting stations that adhere to social distancing guidelines, sanitized voting stations and equipment, in addition to workers wearing personal protection aids.

M-89 Bridge Repairs Over Gull Creek In Richland

Starts Tuesday 9-8

  • 3 September 2020
  • Author: Amber Boucher
  • Number of views: 177

The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) is resurfacing the M-89 bridge over Gull Creek. The $138,000 investment includes hot-mix asphalt cold milling and overlay, concrete deck patching, and pavement markings.

2020 Fall Water System Flushing System

Begins September 20 - September 29

  • 31 August 2020
  • Author: Amber Boucher
  • Number of views: 115

The Fall 2020 Water System Flushing Schedule which will begin on September 20, 2020 and continue through September 29, 2020.  Flushing will take place during evening hours of 10:00 p.m. and 5:30 a.m and daytime hours of 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Richland Water Main

Construction Schedule

  • 31 August 2020
  • Author: Amber Boucher
  • Number of views: 109

Monday August 31 – Set up D Avenue Detour and begin tree removal/trimming. Detour is northward up 35th to East CD, then East CD to 37th, then back on 37th to D Avenue. This is the detour approved by the Road Commission.


Wednesday September 2 or Thursday September 3 – Set up DE Avenue detour and begin tree removal/trimming. Detour will be M-89.


Note: Detours will be taken down before the Labor Day weekend.


Wednesday September 9 – Reset the D Avenue detour and begin water main installation. This should continue until September 22 but we will notify everyone regarding the specific date once we get closer to that date (based on contractor progress).


Thank you for your patience as we work through the project startup and get things smoothed out.




Residents Reminded to Take Mosquito Bite Prevention in Kalamazoo County

Kalamazoo County Health & Community Services

  • 19 August 2020
  • Author: Amber Boucher
  • Number of views: 162

KALAMAZOO, MI — As warm summer days continue, Kalamazoo County Health & Community Services Department wants to remind residents to take precautions for themselves and outdoor animals against mosquito bites between dusk and dawn.




Weekly Water Quality Updates December 19, 2019

Weekly Water Quality Update

  • 19 December 2019
  • Author: Amber Boucher
  • Number of views: 827

KALAMAZOO, MI- A news release will be sent on Thursdays at 4:00 p.m. with the latest information surrounding all water quality related activities occurring within Kalamazoo County as information become available.  Residents can also follow or visit


2019-2020 Winter Maintenance of Roads in Kalamazoo County

Snow removal tips from the RCKC

  • 12 December 2019
  • Author: Theresa Paddock
  • Number of views: 4964

The Road Commission Kalamazoo County has provided their winter maintenance newsletter.


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7401 N. 32nd Street
Richland, MI 49083 (Map)
Phone:  (269) 629-4921
Fax:  (269) 629-5993
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