Township Board

David Udy, Supervisor
Kathleen Patchin, Clerk
Leasa Tulgetske, Treasurer
Mary Link, Trustee
Jim Lippert, Trustee

Office Hours

8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.


Gerrish Township is seeking a Plumbing/Mechanical Inspector. This contracted position includes on-site inspections for plumbing and mechanical installations. Working closely with the Building Inspector, contractors and building owners to determine compliance for new construction, remodeling and existing structures to state and local codes.  Letters of interest and resumes will be accepted until 9:00am on Monday July 22, 2019. Please send to Clerk Patchin, Gerrish Township, 2997 E Higgins Lake Drive, Roscommon, MI 48653 or  Click HERE for full job description. 

Gerrish Township is now taking applications for a seat on the Planning Commission. The Planning Commission currently meets at 7:00pm on the first Thursday of each month to review land use issues within the Township as regulated by the Zoning Ordinance.  Members of a planning commission must be qualified electors of the township. To be a qualified elector, a person must be 18 years of age, a U.S. citizen, and have lived in the township at least 30 days. Property ownership is NOT required. Members of the planning commission are compensated for their time on a per meeting basis. Interested residents may submit a letter of interest to the Gerrish Township Clerk, 2997 E. Higgins Lake Drive, Roscommon, MI 48653 or by 4:00pm, July 31, 2019.

Click HERE for the Compost site new rules and regulations. Please note the compost site is for Gerrish Township residents only and will require a key fob purchase for entry. All commercial leaf haulers will be required to purchase a yearly permit for access to the compost site. For complete information, see the Rules and Regulations above.

Click HERE for the 2019 Recycle and Yard Waste Calendar

For the Lyon Township-Gerrish Township sewer feasibility study update, click HERE