2018 Township Projects and Goals

Priority Redevelopment Sites - Create and adopt additional tools to assist in the redevelopment of our core commercial areas including the Four Corners of Okemos and Downtown Haslett.

Local Roads - Develop a comprehensive plan to fund our deteriorating local road system.

Ingham County Road Repair Projects

Climate Sustainability Plan - Implement a Township sponsored solar array and foster enacting timely components of the recently adopted Climate Sustainability Plan.

Medical Marijuana - Determine the appropriate course of action regarding medical marijuana.

Farmers' Market Plans -  Solidify our plans with the Meridian Mall for the construction of a new Farmers’Market on Central Park Drive.

Redevelopment Ready Community - Achieve Redevelopment Ready Community (RRC) Certification through the Michigan Department of Economic Development (MEDC).

Recruiting Diversity Efforts - Continue to maximize recruiting and networking efforts to achieve increased diversity in our workforce.

Criminal Sexual Conduct (CSC) Initiatives

Emergency Siren Program - Implement a plan to provide a comprehensive emergency siren program throughout the Township and expand our efforts to lower our Fire Insurance Rating through the Insurance Services Organization (ISO) from a 4 to 3.

Meridian Township Website - Enhance our recently developed website to maximize exposure and provide timely information.

Develop a plan to continue to offer a curbside public transportation service beyond 2019.