hero graphic
Contact the Clerk's Office Ute O'Connor
Township Clerk
Ute O'Connor
Township Clerk
  • Served as Grosse Ile Township Clerk from 1997 through November, 2012.
  • During that time, served as Liaison to the Recreation and Festival Commissions and Zoning Board of Appeals.   
  • Served on the Communication Commission from 2011-2014.
  • Elected to a four year term as Township Clerk on November 8, 2016.
  • Currently serving as Board Liaison to the Planning Commission
P: (734)676-4422 Ext. 235
F: (734)692-9682
uoconnor@grosseile.com

Clerk's Office


The Township Clerk's Office is responsible for a wide variety of services and information which
includes providing guidance for the recording and keeping of official records, books and papers
of the Township Board and Commissions.  

We serve the public by compiling and providing access to a wide range of information including
Agendas and Minutes of public meetings and other vital community notices and events.

We conduct all elections following Michigan Election Laws accurately and fairly and manage 
voter registrations through the State of Michigan's Qualified Voter File system.

The Township Clerk's statutory duties are legally essential to the proper operation of municipal
government, including the proper maintenance of accounts payable and other financial ledgers
within the Uniform Chart of Accounts in conjunction with the Finance Director and her staff and
working with the Treasurer's Office to oversee the disbursement of all authorized payments.


   Visit the Clerk's office to:
  • Register to vote
  • Apply for Absentee Voter Ballots
  • Become an Election Inspector
  • Notorize Documents
  • Obtain General Township Information
  • Obtain Passport Information and Process Passport Applications
  • Minutes and Agendas of Township Meetings
  • Obtain Municipal Code of Ordinances Information
  • Apply for Solicitation/Peddler Permits
  • Freedom of Information Requests
  • Information about Public Bids and Public Notices
  • Purchase Aerial Photos of Grosse Ile
  • Apply for Employment 


Bryan Friel
Bryan Friel, CMMC
Office Manager/Deputy Clerk
Ext. 241
  • Certified Michigan Municipal Clerk
  • State of Michigan Accredited Election Official
  • State of Michigan Election Inspector Trainer
  • Notary Public
  • U. S. Department of State Passport Acceptance Agent
  • Member of Association of Wayne County Clerks
  • Member of Michigan Association of Municipal Clerks

Alaina Farmer
Alaina Farmer
Elections and Records Clerical Assistant
Ext. 234

  • State of Michigan Accredited Election Official
  • U. S. Department of State Passport Acceptance Agent