Township Hall
20260 Capital Avenue N.E.
Battle Creek, MI 49017
(269) 968-8549

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Supervisor Responsibilities

 The Pennfield Township Supervisor has the following duties and responsibilities:

  • To see that all laws and township ordinances are enforced.
  • To manage and supervise all public improvements, works and udertaking of the township.
  • To have charge of the construction, repair, maintenance, lighting and cleaning of street, sidewalks, bridges, pavements, sewers, and of all the public buildings or other property belonging to the township.
  • To manage and supervise the operation of all township utilities.
  • To prepare and administer the annual budget under policies formulated by the township board and keep the said board fully advised at all times as to the financial condition and needs of the township.
  • To recommend to the township board for adoption such measures as he may deemed necessary or expedient.
  • To be responsible to the township board for the efficient administration of all departments of the township government.
  • To act as the purchasing agent for the township or, under his responsibility, delegate such duties to some other officer or employee.
  • To conduct all sales of personal property which the township board may authorize to be sold.
  • To assume all the duties and responsibilities as personnel director of all township employees or delegate such duties to some other officer or employee.
  • To perform such other duties as may be prescribed by this act or required of him by ordinance or by direction of the township board, or which are not assigned to some other official in conformity with the provision of [the Charter Township Act].