Lodi Township is located in Washtenaw County, Michigan, just southwest of Ann Arbor. Established in 1834, three years before Michigan became a state, it was named after the Town of Lodi near New York State’s Finger Lakes.
Taxes and Assessing Treasurer Information
Summer tax bills are mailed July 1st and are due September 14th (Ann Arbor, Dexter & Saline School Districts)
Winter tax bills are mailed December 1st and are due February 14th (Ann Arbor, Saline & Dexter School Districts)
If you do not receive a tax bill within ten days of these mailing dates, please contact the treasurer’s office. Tax bills are mailed to the address on file as of June 1st and November 1st
If we do not have a current address on file, your tax bill will be delayed and possibly returned to us due to an incorrect address. Per the State of Michigan, failure to receive a tax bill does not abate late payment penalties and interest. Tax bills requested by mortgage companies are sent to the mortgage broker as requested. If you would like a copy of your tax bill please contact the treasurer’s office.
Delinquent taxes: As of March 1st of each year, all unpaid taxes are turned over to the Washtenaw County Treasurer’s office for collection. Payments payable to Washtenaw County Treasurer should be mailed to: Washtenaw County Treasurer, P.O. Box 8645, Ann Arbor, MI 48107-8645
Payments received in March are subject to 5% late payment interest. Each subsequent month – add 1% additional interest.
Delinquent personal property taxes (property number begins with 99-xx-xxx-xx) are collected at the Township Office, subject to 1% per month late payment interest.
Interest is charged as of the 1st of each month.
Lodi Township On-Line Disclaimer
Lodi Township has provided this on-line tax and assessing information as a service and convenience to its residents, businesses, real-estate professionals, and any other interested parties. All of the information provided herein is public and available to anyone by an in-person visit to the Township offices. The information is updated monthly at the beginning of each month.
Neither the Township, nor any department, officer, or employee of the Township warrants the accuracy, reliability, or timeliness of any information published by this system, and shall not be held liable for any losses caused by reliance on the accuracy, reliability or timeliness of such information. Information may not be current. Any person or entity that relies on any information obtained from this system does so at his/her own risk.
Lodi Township collects property taxes from July 1st, the year of any given tax, through February 14th of the following year. Any taxes still due on March 1st are then turned over to the Washtenaw County Treasurer for continued collection. Any taxes still showing due on this site only indicate that, as of March 1st, they had not been paid to Lodi Township. Further inquiry as to the status of these taxes must be directed to the Washtenaw County Treasurer’s office.
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Planning Commission Zoning Ordinance Committee Meeting
The Planning Commission Zoning Ordinance Committee will meet at the Township Hall on Wednesday August 8, 2018, at 2:00 PM. The Committee will review the Planning consultant’s revisions to Article 54 of the draft Zoning Ordinance.
Zeeb Road Paving
The Washtenaw County Road Commission (WCRC) is excited to announce an additional project tentatively planned during the 2018/2019 construction season on Zeeb Road in Lodi Township. More details.
Saline Area Burn Permits
The Saline Area Fire Department requests that residents in York Township, Saline Township and Lodi Township serviced by this department call the department at 429-4440 and follow the prompts for a Burn Permit if you intend to burn. There is no fee for the permit. By reporting this to the Saline Area Fire Department, it MAY prevent an unnecessary fire run and cost to you.
News & Events
Road Work Advisory - Ann Arbor-Saline Road
August 7, 2018 Primary Election
The August 7, 2018 Primary Election will be held at the Washtenaw Farm Council Grounds located at 5055 Pleasant Lake Road, Ann Arbor, 48103. Voting hours are 7am-8pm. Please remember to bring your ID. Questions, please contact the office at 734.665.7583. The office is open until 4pm on Monday for Absentee Voting, ballots cannot leave the office today.
From the Sheriffs's Office: Identity Fraud / Mail Theft Incidents
The Washtenaw County Sheriff’s office has issued the following warning: The information below explains the warning and provides actions you can take to protect your family and yourself. Residents in Scio and Lodi Township neighborhoods have been the victims of identity fraud and mail theft incidents. The neighborhoods that have been hit in Scio thus far are High Hollow, Sandy Creek, Malena, Trillium Crossing and Greenook in Loch Alpine. All of the incidents that have occurred are within neighborhoods where the mailboxes are grouped together. Most of those neighborhoods have open mailboxes - where anyone could go through them. Personal information was obtained from all of the victim’s. Social security numbers were obtained to apply for several different credit cards online. Most of the credit cards applied for were through Fidelity. Others applied for were Ally, Elan, Capitol One, American Express and Fifth Third. The cards were then mailed to the victim’s residence. Some of the victim’s received the cards prior to the suspect’s taking them from their mailbox and others the suspects were able to retrieve the new cards prior to the victim’s having any knowledge of the accounts being opened. The suspects were then using the new credit cards at various Best Buy’s and Walmart’s throughout the state to make purchases of Apple watches, IPads and gift cards. A majority of the victim’s found out that their residence had been signed up for Informed Delivery through the US Postal Service. This is a program that every home can be registered for (only one occupant of the home can register). You will receive a daily email from the Post Office with photographs of the mail you will be receiving that day. The suspects were signing the victim’s residence up for Informed Delivery and receiving the email notifications showing when the newly obtained credit cards would be arriving. The suspects would then retrieve the mail from the mailboxes the day the credit cards were being delivered. You can sign up for Informed Delivery at this website: https://informeddelivery.usps.com/box/pages/intro/start.action Some important points to consider. Sign yourself up for one of the credit apps; Credit Sesame, Credit Karma, etc., to monitor any activity on your credit account. These are apps you can install on your smart phone and check daily. You can see if there have been any hard inquiries on your credit for openings of new accounts. Put a flag on your account to be notified prior to any new accounts being opened. If you’ve been a victim of an identity theft or fraud, get a copy of the police report and send it to one of the three credit bureaus to have 7 year fraud protection which will not allow any new accounts to be opened without being contacted first. If you find that someone obtained a fraudulent credit card in your name here are some important things to do and/ask:
- Cancel the card immediately
- Ask if the card has been used. If it’s been used find out date/time, store location, amounts, items purchased
- How was the credit card opened (online?)
- IP address used to apply for the credit card
- Time of the IP address submission
Video or Cable Television Issues?
The Michigan Public Service Commission (MPSC) is responsible for the implementation and oversight of Public Act 480 of 2006. Section 10 of the Act provides a video/cable dispute resolution process at the MPSC to be used by customers, providers and franchise entities. This dispute resolution process allows customers who are unable to resolve their video/cable television complaints with their provider to file a complaint with MPSC. The video/cable web page can be found here. The webpage includes information such as the complaint process, the Act, a current listing of active video/cable providers in Michigan, information for franchise entities, as well as other important information.
NEW! Washtenaw County Fix It Program
The Washtenaw County Road Commission has launched “WCRC Fix It” an online platform that allows residents to report non-emergency issues online and via a mobile app available in the Apple iTunes & Google Play stores. The WCRC Fix It platform is to be used for non-emergency road issues. WCRC will check and respond to service requests submitted via WCRC Fix It during business hours. If you need to report an emergency or potentially hazardous road issue, we encourage them to call the Road Commission immediately at (734) 761-1500.