All of the township meetings and official business takes place at the Township Hall.
Quieter Times - 1909
Over 111 years ago, Ganges' main street moved at a different pace.
Remembering Our Past Looking to Our future
We hold on to our history at Taylor Cemetery while moving forward. Ganges Township is moving into the new millennium with respect for where we came from.
A Department Store in Ganges
The Wolbrink & Son Department Store on the road that would become Blue Star Highway can still be seen today.
Public NoticeGanges Township July Board of Review will meet on July 19, 2022 at 5:15 PM. This meeting is to correct clerical or mutual mistakes of fact. If any taxpayer has questions regarding this information please contact the Assessor at (616) 450-3918. This notice is given in accordance with the provisions of the Michigan Open Meeting Act, Act 267, Public Act of 1976. Tom Doane, MAAOGanges Township Assessor Click this link to open the full notice as a PDF.
GANGES TOWNSHIP REQUEST FOR PROPOSALSGanges Township is seeking proposals to provide architectural design and planning services for improvements to Pier Cove Park. Click this link to open the full RFP as a PDF.
NOTICE: TO THE RESIDENTS OF GANGES TOWNSHIP AND ALL INTERESTED PARTIES:The Ganges Township Board has submitted one Michigan Department of Natural Resources Trust Fund grant application for proposed improvements to Pier Cove Park and will be considering submitting a second grant application for the purchase of property adjacent to the park, during the October 12 board meeting. Pier Cove Park is located near the corner of 123rd Avenue and Lakeshore Drive.
Below is a copy of the information pertaining to the proposed improvements to Pier Cove Park.
5 Year Parks and Recreation Plan
Conceptual Site Plan
Appendix B & C
Below is a copy of the information pertaining to the proposed purchase of property directly north of Pier Cove Park.
Time Sensitive Land Acquisition Request
Public Hearing Letters 1 of 2
Public Hearing Letters 2 of 2
Draft Application - MiRecGrants
Draft Application - Attachments
NOTICE:Ganges Township recently changed ambulance service providers from American Medical Response Inc. (AMR) to Life EMS Ambulance. If you had previously signed up for AMR's AmbuCare membership, Life EMS will honor that membership until it is time for renewal. When it's time to renew your membership, please be sure to enroll in Life EMS's Life Care Plus Membership. If you have any questions about enrolling in Life Care Plus, please go to https://www.lifeems.com/product/life-care-plus-membership/ or call 1-888-LIFE-EMS.
NOTICE:Green-Reflective Address Markers are currently available from the Ganges Township Fire Department. They help ensure that Emergency Services can find your address quickly and easily in an emergency. Call the firehall at 269-227-3806 if you are interested.
NOTICE:The following organizations may be of interest to seniors and caregivers in our community.
Senior Guidance is an organization dedicated to providing helpful senior living resources for the elderly. You can visit their site at: https://www.seniorguidance.org.
SeniorHousingNet.com is an industry-leading senior care organization dedicated to providing tools and essential resources to help enhance the lives of older adults of all walks of life. They've published a dedicated page that provides extremely well detailed information for families and senior citizens who are looking for senior living and care options that can help maintain their independence and quality of life in Michigan. This free resource provides comprehensive information on topics like financial support and care options that are available in Michigan, and our website offers resources for every city and state across the country. You can visit their site at: https://www.seniorhousingnet.com/seniors/senior-living-us/michigan
RetireGuide is a free web resource dedicated to providing useful information to help older adults and those caring for them. RetireGuide recently published two new, easy-to-understand guides. The first answers the question, "What is Medicare?" and highlights coverage, costs, eligibility and enrollment information, along with answers to some frequently asked questions. The other is a Medicare guide specific to Caregivers to help them navigate the potentially complicated enrollment process and provide the best care possible to their loved ones.
RetireGuide - Medicare
RetireGuide - Medicare and Caregivers