Electors of Pennfield Schools in the Township of Assyria

Please take note that your regular polling location has been changed for the November 2, 2021 Election ONLY!

Tuesday, November 2,  2021.  Polls will be open at 7:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m.

Polling location will be at Pennfield Township Precinct 3

Rhema Word Outreach Center, 21342 Capital Avenue NE, Battle Creek, MI  49017

For questions or wishing to request an Absent Voter Ballot, please contact the Assyria Township Clerk, Annette Terry at 269-968-3329 or 269-967-8032

Mobile Market - Blue Zone

Where:  Assyria Township Hall, 8094 Tasker Road

Final Date:  Tuesday....October 19

Time:  10:00 - 11:00 AM

Mobile Market - Blue Zones Barry County community leaders have prioritized increasing healthy food access in rural areas of the county.  In partnership with the South Michigan Food Bank, we are excited to explore a pilot program of meal kits with fresh ingredients including all components to create healthy meals.

​​DEER CARCASS REMOVAL - A service is available to Barry County residents which allows them to report a dead deer they've seen alongside Barry County roadways.  The service is for Barry County and is paid for by a special grant where the carcass will be picked up weekly (generally on Fridays) if a minimum of 4 deer are on the list and in clear sight within 25 feet of the road. 

Please call 269-948-4801  24-hours a day to report the carcass location.  Please be able to provide the location and distance from the nearest road and cross street and which side of the roadway the carcass is on.

Barry County Departments Click Here

The Township does NOT maintain a staffed Office ~ Refer to CONTACT US for more information.

We are here to help!


BACKGROUND:  Assyria Township does not maintain a staffed office.  The Township Board meets on the first Monday of each month (if Monday is a holiday we meet the following day) at 7:30 p.m.  Except the April meeting is held the last business day in March.


BUSINESS HOURS:  Pursuant to MCL 211.10a and Township resolution of 3 July 2006, all property assessment rolls and property appraisal cards (as well as other FOIA material) are available for viewing and copying during customary business hours by appointment.  Appointments can be made during a regular monthly meeting or by contacting a Township official.  


BOARD OF REVIEW:  Pursuant to Michigan Compiled Law, will:

  1. Meet at 7 p.m. on Tuesday following the first Monday in March to receive the roll.  MCL 211.29(1)

  2. Meet at 9 a.m. for 6 hours on the second Monday in March to receive/review petitions.  MCL 211.30(1)

  3. Meet from 6 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday following the second Monday in March  to receive/review petitions. MCL 211.30(4)

  4. Meet from 6 to 9 p.m. on Thursday following the second Monday in March to receive/review petitions. MCL 211.30(4)

  5. Meet at 6 p.m. on Tuesday following the third Monday in July, if called to sit, to correct error and otherwise address MCL 211.7 issues. MCL 211.53b

  6. Meet at 6 p.m. on Tuesday following the second Monday in December, if called to sit, to correct error and otherwise address MCL 211.7 issues. MCL 211.53b


Township Message Board



Heritage Hills Bible Church 

13015 S M 66 Hwy Bellevue MI 49021  

(269) 758-3866


Our Lady of Great Oak      

6547 Lacey Rd Bellevue MI 49021  

(269) 758-3636


Baseline United Methodist Church

9617 Baseline Rd Battle Creek MI 49017  

(269) 963-7710



Marc & Christy Huver,10400 South M66 Hwy,Nashville, MI 49073 

(269) 758-3566






Barry County Cares (all kinds of help):


Barry County Animal Help:


Official Website of Barry County, Michigan:

Michigan Voter Information:,4670,7-127-1633---,00.html

State of Michigan:


Secretary of State:




Veterans Assistance, Barry County:

 For burial benefits, Solders & Sailors Relief Act and other assistance and help for veterans (honorable service) and

 spouse please contact Pattrick Jansens at (269) 945-1296 or email:

Veteran Burial Benefits (Federal):


Fort Custer National Cemetery:



The Michigan Freedom of Information Act (Public Act 442 of 1976, MCL 15.231, et seq.) gives the public the right to request to inspect and receive copies of public records, and to subscribe to regular issuances of public records. The FOIA coordinator for Assyria Township is the Township Supervisor.

All meetings of the township board and other township public bodies will be open to the public according to the Michigan Open Meetings Act (Public Act 267 of 1976, MCL 15.261, et seq.).