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CITY, TOWNSHIP OFFICES

Brownstown Township

GENERAL INFORMATION

Township Hall: 21313 Telegraph Road, Brownstown Township, MI 48183; 1-734-675-0910  

Origin of name:  After Adam Brown, who was captured by the Wyandot Indians in Virginia in 1764 when he was 8 years old. He grew up among them, was adopted into the tribe and become one of its principal chiefs.

Area:  23 square miles

Major employer:  Ford Motor Co.

Population:  30,627

Web Address: www.brownstown-mi.org

CITY OFFICIALS

Supervisor: Andrew Linko; 1-734-675-0071  


Deputy Supervisor: Barbara Warren; 1-734-675-0071  


Clerk: Brian Peters; 1-734-675-0910  


Treasurer: Barbara Warren; 1-734-675-0052  


Board of Trustees: John Cronin, Maureen Brinker, Patrick Killian and Clyde Waters.  
Terms of all elected officials expire in 2020. The general election is on the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November.

CITY DEPARTMENTS

Public Safety Director: James Sclater; 1-734-675-1300  


Fire Chief: Jeff Drouillard; 1-734-955-2600  


Animal Control: George Dupuie; 1-734-675-4008  


Assessor: Sharon Doom; 1-734-675-5929  


Community Services/Building Department: Charles Earl; 1-734-675-0166  


Community Services/Economic Development: Joe DiSanto; 1-734-675-5911  


Parks and Recreation: Mark Maxe; 1-734-675-0920  


Public Works/Water and Sewer: William Turner; 1-734-675-4000  


Downtown Development Authority: Vern Gustafsson/Sue Tressel; 1-734-676-7109