Supervisor's Blog

NOTICE OF ELECTION REGISTRATION 8/4/20

By Al Cavasin / June 30, 2020 /

NOTICE OF REGISTRATION FOR THE ELECTION

TO BE HELD ON TUESDAY

AUGUST 4, 2020

CONCORD TOWNSHIP, MICHIGAN

TO THE QUALIFIED ELECTORS OF CONCORD TOWNSHIP:

 

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that any qualified elector of Concord Township who is not already registered, may register to vote at the office of the Township Clerk; the office of the County Clerk; a Secretary of State branch office, or other designated state agency.  Registration forms can be obtained at mi.gov/vote and mailed to the Township Clerk.  Voters who are already registered may update their registration at www.expressSOS.com.

The last day to register in any manner other than in-person with the local clerk is Monday, July 20, 2020.

After this date, anyone who qualifies as an elector may register to vote in person with proof of residency (MCL 168.492) at the Concord Township Clerk’s office, located at 121 Grove Street, Concord, Michigan 49237 at the following times:

  • Regular business hours: Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday from 8:00 am to 4:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, August 1st from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm.
  • Election Day, Tuesday, August 4th from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Sample ballots may be obtained at the Concord Township Clerk’s Office, 121 Grove Street, Concord, Michigan 49237, telephone: 517-524-6804.  A sample ballot may be viewed at mi.gov/vote.

Persons with special needs as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act should contact the clerk’s office.

Sheryll A. Dishaw

Concord Township Clerk.

The View From The Cheap Seats Feb. 2019

By Al Cavasin / February 13, 2019 /

The View From The Cheap Seats February 2019 Edition For those 2,694-and-some-odd Township residents who missed Monday’s Township Board meeting, here’s what’s going on: First, and most important, I had the distinct and much anticipated honor of appointing Ms. Naomi Carr to replace David “Fuzz” Miller on our Board of Trustees for the Township.  David…

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Piggeries

By Al Cavasin / June 29, 2017 /

Piggeries, Hog Hotels and things that go “oink” in the night – and other times, too. Several times over the last few weeks I was reminded of a couple of quotes which are appropriate to our current discussion.  One was from Abe Lincoln, he said: “Discourage litigation. Persuade your neighbors to compromise whenever you can.” …

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News From the Dungeon

By Al Cavasin / May 18, 2017 /

It’s Hard to Put a Good Town Down!!! At least that’s what my sources at the Vatican say…. And now for news from the dungeon Sattler’s Tasty Treats opened this spring marking their 49th year in business!!! This makes them one of the longest running continuously operating businesses in the Township, and in the top 25 in…

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Our Roads

By Al Cavasin / May 17, 2017 /

This article is being provided in an effort to keep the citizens of the Concord Community informed as to the direction your local government is taking on the issues we find of concern.  There is much more information available on Face Book @:  Concord, MI. Community Forum.  Please log in and join the conversation. Short…

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View From the Cheap Seats

By Al Cavasin / April 28, 2017 /

THE VIEW FROM THE CHEAP SEATS (1)

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Cemetery Dillema

By Al Cavasin / March 17, 2017 /

“Cemeteries are for the living, not for the dead.” I can’t remember who said that, but I feel pretty sure he wasn’t a Township Supervisor responsible for maintaining one.  Whether I like it or not, I, unfortunately, am. So we’re going to talk about cemeteries today, specifically, Maple Grove Cemetery; AKA Concord’s insatiable resource gobbler.…

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Permits?

By Al Cavasin / February 13, 2017 /

And NOW for Something COMPLETELY Different! Happy Sunday, Concord! Let’s talk as little bit about PERMITS, shall we? Ever since I reached the age of reason and became cognizant of the fact that we have a government I came to realize that there were a limitless number of things about it that I absolutely detested.…

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