Township Clerk

Gwendolyn Turner  
Gwendolyn Turner  

 Statutory Duties of the Township Clerk:

  • Maintains custody of all township records
  • Maintains general ledger
  • Prepares warrants for township checks
  • Records and maintains township meeting minutes
  • Keeps the township book of oaths
  • Responsible for special meeting notices
  • Publishes board meeting minutes
  • Keeps voter registration file and conducts elections
  • Keeps township ordinance book
  • Prepares financial statements
  • Delivers tax certificates to Supervisor and County Clerk by September 30
  • Must appoint a deputy
  • Must post a surety bond

Royal Oak Township Office Hours: Monday - Thursday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.