• Foote Cemetery on Sherwood Rd. was organized in 1858.
  • The Columbarium at Summit Cemetery was dedicated in October 2010.
  • Rededicated on October 2nd, 2010, the Historical Committee has recreated a 1920s classroom.  The school is located at 985 E. Sherwood.
  • Township Park River Trail

In The Spotlight

Understanding Property Assessments and Taxes

Assessed Value (SEV), by order of law should represent 50% of your properties true cash value.  This can also be termed Market value. Click for more...

Sixth Annual Fine Art Sale and Studio Tour Fundraiser: May 2nd and 3rd

Join us for the 2015 Sixth Annual Art Sale and Studio Tour fundraiser being held Saturday, May 2nd (10am - 5pm) and Sunday, May 3rd (1pm - 5pm)! Click here for a map of art tour locations.

The fundraiser, created by the artists with support from the Township, has become a perennial event raising funds for playground equipment at the Township Hall while showcasing the outstanding talent of the local Art Community. The artists will generously donate a portion of their tour sales and 100% of the ticket sales go directly to the purchase of the playground equipment.  For further details, please contact Williamstown Township at 655-3193. Click here for information about the artists...

Spring Clean-up May 9th for Williamstown Township Residents

Time to clean up!  The Township is providing a place to bring your metal, electronic and electric appliances, oversized items and sensitive documents May 9th, beginning at 9:00 am on a first come basis until 3 pm. We will accept most metals items, lead acid batteries, appliances with Freon and most other items that you can think of, including styrofoam. Please do not bring your old tires. There
will be a tire collection day in July. This service is for residents of the Township only– you will need proof of residency!

Other prohibited items are: Household latex paint(unless it is solidified), oil paints, Hazardous waste or containers, explosives, ammunition and firearms, radioactive waste, alkaline batteries, liquid waste, sewage waste, tires, concrete, yard waste and construction material.

For more information contact the Township 517.655.3193.

Featured News


Notice of Hearing: Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at 7:30 pm at the Williamstown Township Hall. The purpose of the hearing is to consider an application for a Special Use Permit and site plan for an accessory apartment at 90 Sherwood Road, Williamstown, MI 48895. More information...


Notice of Hearing: Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at 7:30 pm at the Williamstown Township Hall. The purpose of the hearing is to consider an application for a special Use Permit for a 7-12 bed adult foster care facility at 3800 Vanneter Road, Williamstown, MI 48895. More Information...


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Special Election

All State registered voters will be able to vote on State Proposal 15-1 to amend the State Constitution, see State website for ballot language.

There is a second proposal for voters living in the Williamston Community Schools District. Click here for ballot language.


Complaints should be filed using this Complaint Form.

For noise complaints, including barking dogs and fireworks, please contact the Meridian Township Police Department non-emergency number (517) 332-6526 at the time the noise is occurring.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the Township.

Williamstown Township Recycles


What can be recycled? 

RECYCLING at Williamstown Township Hall
9 AM — 3 PM
4990 Zimmer Road