Important Announcements


            A Special Meeting of the Cottrellville Township Board shall be held

Monday April 25, 2022 at 9:15am

  The purpose of this meeting is:

1)      Discuss duties and wages of a Township employee and subsequent Resolution confirming action.

2)      The addendum for additional costs in the amount of $2,563.55 for the 2022 Season of Work Orders for gravel.

3)      Marsh Road traffic issue through the S-curve.

  This meeting is being held in the Cottrellville Township Hall, 7008 Marsh Road.


May 3, 2022 Election Information



This proposal will allow the school district to continue to levy the building and site sinking fund millage that expires with the 2022 tax levy.

Shall the currently authorized millage rate of .3992 mill ($0.3992 on each $1,000 of taxable valuation) which may be assessed against all property in East China School District, St. Clair County, Michigan, be renewed for a period of 10 years, 2023 to 2032, inclusive, to continue to provide for a sinking fund for the construction or repair of school buildings and all other purposes authorized by law; the estimate of the revenue the school district will collect if the millage is approved and levied in 2023 is approximately $826,942.40 (this is a renewal of millage that will expire with the 2022 tax levy).



The St Clair County Road Commission is accepting applications for summer help at various facilities and departments. Examples of duties are mowing, flagging, general maintenance, and providing general assistance to our Production and Engineering departments.

Ideal candidates will be college students 18 plus years of age and must possess a strong work ethic. We offer a 4 day/10 hour work schedule and an hourly rate of $15.00. Applications will be accepted through April 8, 2022.

A full description and applications are available at our Central Service Center located at 21 Airport Dr, St Clair, MI or at the website: www.sccrc-roads.org

Drug test required. EOE


Attention Cottrellville Township Residents,

In order to serve your Township better, Emterra, your Waste and Recycling collection provider is changing the collection day for all Cottrellville Township residents to Fridays. This change is effective immediately, with the first collection date of Friday, January 28th, 2022.


The current nation wide labor shortage has effected nearly every business and industry. This change will help Emterra better serve all Cottrellville Township residents, and ensure that your community is getting the services needed.

As in the past, please have your materials curbside no later than 7am on the appropriate collection date. Both Waste and Recycling will be collected every week.

We appreciate your help and efforts to adjust to this new schedule. If you have any questions you may contact Emterra Customer Service at 1-877-609-6753.

Emterra appreciates serving Cottrellville Township,
Thank you,
Emterra Environmental USA
Your Waste and Recycling Team



Board Meeting Agenda


Please follow these steps to get to the Monthly Board Meeting agenda;

  • Select Meetings above

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At the Cottrellville Board Meeting on May 12, 2021, Resolution R-2021-06 was unanimously adopted allowing Cottrellville Township to send delinquent water/sewer invoices to the County for roll-over to Summer Property Taxes beginning with the July 1, 2021 Summer taxes. This is in addition to the current delinquent water/sewer bill roll onto the Winter taxes. For 2021 Winter taxes, any water/sewer bills that are delinquent as of November 10, 2021 will be rolled to the County along with any additional fees/penalties.

A full copy of the Resolution is available at the Township hall.




The Deputy Treasurer is excited to announce a new, easy and convenient way to pay your taxes without added fees!

Keep your eye out as a form will be included with this years’ tax bill set to arrive December 1st to sign up to make your tax payment by ACH/electronic check (or click the link below to download the form).

This is a form for a one time authorization for making your tax payment and you can choose the month for the withdrawal to take place and also mid-month or end month time frame. The form can be mailed, emailed, faxed or information can be taken over the phone if necessary.

This service is highly recommended and free and aimed to help keep everyone safe during this global pandemic!

Questions? Please contact the Deputy Treasurer, Nicole Hart at 810-765-4730 extension 102 or by email at deptreasurer@cott-township.org

Download the Tax Payment ACH Form Here



Pay Your Property Taxes and Water Bills Online

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