Lily Cavanagh was voted into office on November 20, 2008. The Treasurer has many duties as outlined by state law. She is the collector of all real and personal property tax. Based on the information provided by the Township Assessor, the Treasurer issues the real and personal property tax bills to the property and business owners in Redford Township on July 1st and December 1st. She is the custodian of all monies of the township and all evidence of value belonging to the township or held in trust by the township. She is also the collector of all delinquent personal property tax and any jeopardy assessments. All monies must be deposited in approved depositories and invested in board approved investment vehicles. The Treasurer is also a member of the Police and Fire Retirement System Board. This Board manages the Police and Fire Pension Fund with the assistance of outside professional actuarial and financial consultants. This fund is managed in accordance with sound actuarially-determined standards.
Lily Cavanagh is committed to making the tax and water collection departments run as efficiently and as customer friendly as possible. You may make your tax and water payments in person at either town hall located at 15145 Beech Daly or the water department located at 12200 Beech Daly. The hours are Monday through Friday 8:30 to 4:30. There are also drop boxes located at each building for your convenience. You may also make your tax and water payments online or by phone through our point and pay system. Official Payments collects a user convenience fee for processing credit card payments. The Township receives no part of this collection fee. Additionally, if you would like to pay your water payments with an automatic ACH withdrawal, you may fill out paperwork at our water department to have that done.