Riley Township Clinton County Michigan

Updated: May 2024

Briggs District Library will again be available at Riley Township Hall beginning June 25, 2024

The 4th Tuesday of the month, 4:30pm - 5:30pm will be library day here at the township hall.  Representatives from Briggs District Library will be here with books and crafts available for the young and young at heart.  You can check out a book, get your library card, learn about Libby and the digital products available through the library, and many other programs and services.  If you can't make it into town for the library this is your opportunity to make use of the services here within your own community.  Please stop in and say hi.

Items of Note:

  • Burn Permits available at the township hall during office hours, at township meetings, or at the DeWitt Area Emergency Services Authority Station 1 located at 911 W Main in DeWitt. 
  • Land split forms: Forms needed for land splits are now available on this website within the forms and policies section.  Completed forms should be sent to the Riley Township Assessor for processing.
  • Clinton Transit: learn more or schedule a ride at  


  • Summer 2024 taxes will be mailed no later than July 1, 2024.  They will be due on September 16, 2024.  Taxes may be placed in the drop box at the township hall, mailed to the township office, or delivered during office hours.  The tax payment must be received at the township hall or placed in the dropbox by 5pm on the date due to be considered on time.  Riley township no longer accepts postmark as the date of payment.
  • Property taxes can be paid by credit card or ACH by visiting  Payment by credit card or ACH can only be done through this website and the taxpayer is responsible for the fees associated to this payment. These forms of payment are not available via the mail or at the township hall.  
    • From the bsaonline home page select the green checkmark at the top center of the page to choose a municipality and get started
    • On  the municipality directory select Michigan and Riley Township, Clinton County
    • On the Riley Township page there are help documents within the Welcome section that provide direction on free lookups for your property and online payment instructions.
  • The treasurer is available at the township office during regular hours as noted on home page and also from 9 AM to 5 PM on Monday September 14, 2024 for collection of payments in person.

Summer Tax Deferral

  • The application for summer tax deferment is available on the Forms and Policies page of this website.  Refer to the deferment form for qualification information. 
  • The application must be filed with the Treasurer's office each year between July 1 of the year the tax is for and the due date for the summer taxes. 

For more information about what is happening in your township feel free to attend a township meeting.  Dates for township meetings are available on the Meetings & Elections page of this website.

April 2024 County Notes

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Central Dispatch 911

National Telecommunicator Week April 14-20, 2024

New Facebook Page:

  • Modernized
  • Being used to share with the public information

Change made to 911 employee support.

  • Back the Badge, support, debriefing etc


Procedures for crashes on busy roads updated

Smart 911

  • This needs to be explained to citizens so we have more use.

What 3 Words App

  • App that can direct people to your location within 10 feet using 3 words.
  • 3 words must be in correct order
  • Free App on Apple App Store