Drain Commissioner

Drain Commissioner

Patrick E. Lindemann
Ingham County Drain Commissioner

The Drain Commissioner's Office 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: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Contact Us:
Phone (517) 676-8395
Fax (517) 676-8364
In case of emergency call
Carla Clos, Deputy Drain Commissioner -   (517) 719-4913
Paul Pratt, Deputy Drain Commissioner -   (517) 749-1753
707 Buhl Avenue
 P.O. Box 220
Mason, MI  48854
Carla Clos - Deputy Drain Commissioner
Paul Pratt - Deputy Drain Commissioner
Jason Lynn - Soil Erosion Enforcement Officer


January 7, 2020 - Willow Creek Drain
Notice of Meeting of Board of Determination

January 10, 2020 - Looking Glass River Intercounty Drain
Notice of Drainage Board Meeting

January 24, 2020 - Remy Chandler Intercounty Drain
Notice of Drainage Board Meeting