Welcome to Oshtemo Township!

To protect the interests of the residents and Township, to encourage growth consistent with maintaining  the character of our community, and to provide those services which enhance the quality of life.

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the Township's Office Hours?
The Township Offices are open Monday thru Thursday 8am - 5pm, Fridays 8am - 1pm. The first Thursday each month, the office will remain closed until 9am for a staff meeting.

The light in the street is out - who do I report that to?
Contact Consumers Energy with the light's location.

When do I appeal my property assessment?
Assessment notices are sent out in February each year. If you would like to question and/or appeal your assessment, you have 2 weeks to contact the Assessors' Office at Oshtemo Township Hall at 269-216-5225.

Who does the road maintenance and snow plowing for my street?
Kalamazoo County Road Commission

How do I recycle in Oshtemo?
Curbside through your contracted garbage collection company. Contact Kalamazoo County for additional options.

When are taxes due?
Summer taxes are due September 14th every year, and Winter taxes are due February 14th every year.

I can't make the Township Board Meeting...is it recorded?
Yes, click here to watch them on Public Media Network.

Who Provides Cable Service?
The Township does not select or limit the number of cable providers/channels offered, nor regulate satellite services. Currently four cable providers have franchises:
AT&T U-Verse www.att.com
Charter Communications www.charter.com
Comcast www.comcast.com
Media Com www.mediacommunication.com
You can visit their websites to determine if they offer service at your address.

What can I bring to dump day?
Household junk. No yard waste, kitchen garbage, hazardous materials, or large quantity building materials will be accepted. Click to View Township Calendar for next Dump Day

Where do I take oil, paint, batteries, computers, and other hazardous materials?
Kalamazoo County Household Hazardous Waste: 269-373-5211

Click here for a quick list of Department phone numbers or email us using this Comments/Complaints/Questions Form.

Notice Board

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Posted on March 10, 2014

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Posted on March 7, 2014

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Posted on December 31, 2013

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Posted on December 30, 2013

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Posted on December 30, 2013

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Posted on December 19, 2013

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Posted on December 16, 2013

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Posted on August 23, 2013

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Posted on March 6, 2013

OFD Responds to Chimney Fire
Posted on January 22, 2013

Driver/Operator Fletcher promoted to Lieutenant
Posted on January 8, 2013

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