Frenchtown Township hall located at 2744 Vivian Road will be closed on Monday, January 20, 2020 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. day. 

Steven's Disposal Update:  Starting Monday, January 6, 2020, the following streets will have Trash Service Day changed from Friday to Tuesday for the following streets:  Sunset Blvd, Sunrise Blvd, Paul St., James St., Bernard St., State Park Rd, N Lakeshore Dr., Spaulding, Hemlock, Meadow Dr., Oakwood St. and N Macomb. If you should have questions, please call Township Supervisor's department at (734) 242-5800 Ext. 5.

Frenchtown Township has awarded a five-year contract to Stevens Disposal for Township trash and yard waste pickup. Stevens will replace Republic Services as our provider with service commencing on December 1st, 2019. After much deliberation and consternation, the Board also determined at this time to eliminate curbside recycling collection services. Please see the News Release under the Supervisor's tab for more information.  

The Clerk's office will start taking reservations from Frenchtown residents only for Kiwanis Park Hall on Monday, February 3, 2020 at 9:00 am. Non-Resident reservations begin on Monday, February 17, 2020. Reminder this is a first come, first serve basis. Kiwanis Park Lease Agreement & Leasing policy can be found under Clerk's Department tab.


Frenchtown Township is seeking Frenchtown residents who would like to be a part of bringing recycling options to the Board. If you are interested in being a part of committee, please email with your Name and phone number. 

Exciting events happening at the Frenchtown libraries. Please click on the Library Tab for more information.

Frenchtown Charter Township Hall is located at 2744 Vivian Road, Monroe, MI 48162. NORMAL BUSINESS HOURS are Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 

Drop box payments are considered the next business day.

Frenchtown Township Hall
2744 Vivian Road, Monroe, MI 48162

Meeting Schedules and Agendas


Meeting Schedule

Township Board
2nd Tuesday... 3:00 P.M.
3rd Tuesday... 10:00 A.M.
4th Tuesday... 7:00 P.M.
Planning Commission
3rd Thursday... 7:00 P.M.
Zoning Board of Appeals
2nd Wednesday... 7:00 P.M.
Resort District Authority
2nd Wednesday... 3:00 P.M.

The above listed meetings are held at the Frenchtown Charter Township Hall, 2744 Vivian Road, Monroe County, Michigan.

Recreation Commission
1st Tuesday in February, April, June, August, October & December... 6:00 P.M.
Frenchtown Center for Active Adults
4th Thursday... 10:00 A.M.

The Recreation Commission and Senior Citizen meetings are held at the Frenchtown Recreation Center, 2786 Vivian Road.

Frenchtown Township Library Board
01/14/19 - Monday @ 3:00 P.M.
Frenchtown/Dixie Branch

03/11/19 - Monday @ 3:00 P.M.
Robert Vivian Memorial Branch

05/13/19 - Monday @ 3:00 P.M.
Blue Bush Road Branch

07/08/19 - Monday @ 3:00 P.M.
Frenchtown/Dixie Branch

09/09/19 - Monday @ 3:00 P.M.
Robert Vivian Memorial Branch

11/11/19 - Monday @ 3:00 P.M.
Blue Bush Road Library

The Library Board meeting locations are as noted below each date.

Meeting minutes are available through the Township Clerk's Office, 2744 Vivian Road, except Resort District Authority minutes which are kept at the Resort District Office, 2979 Nadeau Road.

Frenchtown Township Board Members

James McDevitt, Supervisor
Mark J. Baker, Clerk
Julie Ellison, Treasurer
Al VanWashenova, Trustee
Hedwig Kaufman, Trustee
Jack Lindquist, Trustee
Kraig A. Yoas, Trustee

Quick Links

Meeting Minutes
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Bulletin Board

Certification of Accountability and Transparency


In accordance with Public Act 252 of 2014, the City, Village, Township Revenue Sharing Incentive Program, a Certification of Accountability and Transparency, a Citizen’s Guide, Performance Dashboard, Debt Service Report and Projected Budget Report for Frenchtown Charter Township are available for public viewing and inspection during regular business hours at the Office of the Frenchtown Charter Township Clerk at 2744 Vivian Road, Monroe, Michigan.