Please take notice that the Kearney Township March Board of Review meetings will be held on the days/times listed below in person at the Kearney Township Hall located at 4820 Aero Park Drive, Bellaire, MI, and by electronic remote access.
Appeal Hearings: Monday, March 8, 2021 from 3 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Appeal Hearings: Wednesday, March 10, 2021 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
The Kearney Township Planning Commission meeting scheduled on Monday, February 15, 2021 at 5:30 p.m. is cancelled. The next meeting of the Planning Commission will be held on Monday, April 19, 2021 at 5:30 p.m. at the Kearney Township Hall, 4820 Aero Park Dr., Bellaire, MI.
If there are any questions, please call (231) 533-5719.
The Kearney Township Board adopted a Resolution for Poverty Exemption at its regular Board meeting on February 1, 2021. The Resolution adopted the Michigan Department of Treasury Application for Poverty Exemption, see https://www.michigan.gov/documents/treasury/5737_01-21_713515_7.pdf. Page 2 of the Resolution specifies the Federal Poverty Guidelines used to determine poverty exemptions. In addition, an Affirmation of Ownership and Occupancy to Remain Exempt by Reason of Poverty should also be completed, see https://www.michigan.gov/documents/taxes/5739_01-21_713519_7.pdf
Kearney Township Resolution 02-01-2021B allows local residents to protest assessments in writing through 3:00 p.m, Wednesday, March 10, 2021. Please see the back of your assessment notice for more information. See https://www.michigan.gov/documents/l4035f_2658_7.pdf for the Petition to Board of Review form.
Kearney Township has two Board Openings:
Kearney Township Board Trustee: the Trustee must attend monthly Board meetings held on the first Monday of the month and participate in the decisions and deliberations of the Board to manage the affairs of the Township.
Kearney Township Board of Review (alternate member): meets in March, July and December. The Board of Review makes decisions on taxpayer appeals regarding valuations made by the Township Assessor. The Board also corrects clerical errors and considers principal residence exemption appeals. Members serve a two year term.
If you are a Kearney Township resident and interested in serving on one of these Boards, please send a letter of interest to the Township Serpervisor by eamil to firstname.lastname@example.org or to P.O. Box 51, Bellaire, MI 49615.