Drain Commissioner

What We Do...

Provides for construction, maintenance and improvement of County public storm drains.  Responsible for the legal establishment and administration of drainage districts.  Assesses benefited property owners to pay for costs of the drains. Other responsibilities include lake level control, soil erosion control (through issuance of permits), acting as the County Board of Public Works and review of proposed subdivision plats.

Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Contact Us:
Phone (517) 676-8395
Fax (517) 676-8364
707 Buhl Avenue
 P.O. Box 220
Mason, MI  48854
Carla Clos - Deputy Drain Commissioner
Paul Pratt - Deputy Drain Commissioner
David Love - Drain Engineer
Dave Edgar - Assessing Administrator
Pat Lindemann
Drain Commissioner



Green #4 Consolidated Drainage District


Stimson Drain Board of Determination
January 13, 2015

Chapter 20 Drainage Board Meetings

November 16, 2014 and November 18, 2014

November 13, 2014 Day of Review of Drainage District Boundaries
Legal Notice
Drainage District Information 

Frequently used forms for the
Drain Commissioner's  Office
 are now available on-line. 

Drain Office APA Procedures  
2015 Fee Schedule   
Preliminary Engineering Report  
Drain Assessments FAQ

 My Watersheds.org

  Greater Lansing Regional Committee for Stormwater
 Management (GLRC) Newsletters