China Township with a population topping 3,150, offers peace and quiet. Over the past few years the township has spent most of its monies on road projects but it is now planning to construct a joint water plant with East China and a bike path connecting to St. Clair and East China. Demographics
Officials: Supervisor Linda Schweihofer, Clerk Julie Wallace, Treasurer Leona Markel.
Trustees: Robert Allen, Edward Neiman, Dan Lindsay and Mary Green.
Township Hall: 4560 Indian trail. Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday- Friday. 7651145. Fax: 765-4080.
Business: The lucrative industrial tax base is dominated by Detroit Edison’s Belle River Power Plant, Michigan Consolidated Gas Company and Masco Tech.
Shopping: There are several stores in the township. Many people head to Richmond, Marine City or St. Clair for shopping.
Parks: There is a park behind the township hall with soccer and basketball facilities, playground equipment and a picnic area with a pavilion.
Big Events: All are hosted by the township.
April- Easter egg hunt.
July- Township-wide picnic.
September- Corn roast.
October- Halloween party.
December- Christmas party.