What’s New at Raisin Township


Hepatitis A case confirmed in Lenawee County

(Adrian, MI) The Lenawee County Health Department has a confirmed case of hepatitis A in a Lenawee County resident, which is linked to an outbreak in southeast Michigan. The individual is not considered to be at high risk of spreading the disease to others at this time.

The hepatitis A virus is a contagious liver disease most commonly spread by the ingestion of food or water contaminated with feces or by oral contact with contaminated objects.  Most infections result from contact with an infected household member or sex partners. It is not spread through coughing or sneezing.

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Raisin Charter Township has approved an Ordinance to provide for a Special Land Use within the township for Solar Farms (Article 10, Section 10.70.27).  The purpose of this Ordinance is to provide for the land development, installation and construction regulations for large photovoltaic solar farm facilities subject to reasonable conditions that will protect the public health, safety and welfare.  These regulations establish minimum requirements and standards for the placement, construction and modification of large photovoltaic solar farm facilities.

A true copy of this Ordinance may be viewed or obtained at:  The Raisin Charter Township office located at 5525 Occidental Hwy, Tecumseh, MI  49286 or the website:  raisinchartertownship.com

Solar Farm Ordinance (DRAFT Revn 121417) Posting


Dump Day Dates for 2018

Please click below for information on:  Dump Day 2018



CVTRS Information

Click on the following link for: CVTRS Information


Help Wanted 

The Raisin Township Fire Department is accepting applications for the position of paid on call Firefighter/EMT’s.  All training is provided.  Applications can be picked up at the fire station located at 5525 Occidental Hwy, Tecumseh, MI  49286 M-F 8am-5pm or email Fire Chief Eddie Mathis at emathis@raisintownship.com.  If you do not  live in Raisin Township and would like to serve your community contact your local Fire Department.


Red Med Box 

Raisin Charter Township has a Red Med Box located in the Public Safety office. Details regarding which Meds are accepted are provided at this link: Med Box Info


Medical Marijuana

Over the next several months, the Raisin Charter Township Board of Trustees will be reviewing information related to the Medical Marijuana Facilities Licensing Act. In an effort to obtain as much information as possible, we will be posting informational articles and publications on the Township website. We encourage all citizens to become informed on this topic and join us when we hold our Town Hall meetings. Stay tuned to the website for dates and times for upcoming meetings related to this topic.

Regulating Medical Marijuana

Article: Clearing the Haze on Medical Marijuana

MMFLA- Act 281 of 2016




Poverty Exemption Information :  Click on the links below to obtain information:

2018 Guidelines for Poverty Exemption

Poverty Exemption Affidavitt

2018  Application for Property Tax Relief