Fort Gratiot Township is now accepting applications for Supervisor as the position became vacant effective July 4th with the resignation of former township supervisor Jorja Baldwin. At this time, the Fort Gratiot Board of Trustees is requesting all interested parties who reside within Fort Gratiot to submit a letter of interest and/or a resume to the Fort Gratiot Township Clerk no later than 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, July 10.
Once all applicants are verified to meet the residence eligibility requirements, introductions of candidates are anticipated to occur on Friday, July 12 at a special meeting. The Fort Gratiot Board of Trustees must fill the position, and the individual must take the oath of office on or before August 18 or a special election will be triggered. The current term of office ends at 12:00 p.m. on November 20, 2020. It was announced at the end of June that former Supervisor Jorja Baldwin would be leaving the position to take an open seat on the St. Clair County Board of Commissioners where she took oath last week. For more information on the open position, visit fortgratiot.us