2483 E. Midland RoadBay City, MI 48706Office: 989-684-7203Fax: 989-684-9234officemanager@monitortwp.org

Meeting Dates 2017

Township Board

2nd and 4th Monday of each month

Jan 9, 23

Apr 24

Feb 27

May 8, 22

Mar 13, 27

Jun 12, 26

Planning Commission

1st Tuesday of each month

Jan 3

Apr 4

Feb 7

May 2

Mar 7

Jun 6

Zoning Board of Appeals

3rd Thursday of month, as needed

Jan 19

Apr 20

Feb 16

May 18

Mar 16

Jun 15


47th Annual Pancake,

Egg & Sausage Breakfast!

Monitor Township Firefighters are having their annual Pancake Breakfast on Sunday, April 2 from 8:00 am until 12:30 pm.  Come out for a good breakfast, see some of your neighbors and help the firefighters raise money for their educational programs.  For more information Click Here


Yard Waste pickup begins

On April 1st and runs through

November 30th each year.

Yard Waste Pickup is

the day after your trash.

There is no limit on the

number of yard waste

barrels or bags.

Please No Plastic Bags.

Replacing a driveway?

Check out the Bay County

 Road Commission`s

Driveway Policy here.

Street Light Out?



Click Here to report the Outage to Consumers Energy

Call (989) 894-8350 for Bay City Electric


This website is for informational purposes only. In the case of any discrepancy between these versions and the official hard copy versions, the official hard copy will prevail. The web version of any of the codes or information may not reflect all of, or the most current, legislation that has been passed.


Monitor Township Residents - Road Work Updates


Wheeler Road Bridge Work 

Starting April 17th 2017, and completing approximately on June 19th 2017.

NOTE:  The Wheeler Road Bridge will be completely closed

and both eastbound/westbound traffic will be detoured. 

Westbound traffic will be detoured using Two Mile to westbound Wilder Road,

to Monitor Road and back to Wheeler Road.  Eastbound Traffic will be

detoured Monitor Rd. to eastbound Wilder and Two Mile back to Wheeler.


Wilder Road Bridge Work

 Starting June 19th and completing approximately on September 8th, 2017.

Westbound Traffic only, while eastbound traffic will be detoured for the entire

bridge work period.  The detour for eastbound traffic will be as follows,

Take I-75 south to US-10 interchange; take US-10 east to I-75 North

to 13 connector and use the Wilder Rd exit.  Monitor Road will be

completely CLOSED from Bay Arenac Drive to Wilder Rd.


Unpaid Property Taxes?


Please note if you have not paid your real property taxes for 2016, as of

March 1st, 2017 they are delinquent and must be paid at to the Bay County

Treasurer, 515 Center Ave # 103, Bay City, MI 48708.  (989) 895-4285

Please contact for correct amount as there are additional fees

and interest due.  Payments for Personal Property and

BLL (Building on Leased Land) will still be accepted at our offices.

Monitor Township Fire Department is now offering green reflective house number signs to put on your mailbox for $15.00.  Call them at 684-6320 to get yours today!   Make sure emergency vehicles can find your house!


Notary Services

Notary services are available to our residents at no cost.

Call for available times:  (989) 684-7203

Note:  A notary witnesses a signature on a document

They do not verify the accuracy of the document being signed.

Please DO NOT SIGN any document before arriving at the Township Offices

Need to Report a Road Problem?


The Bay County Road Commission has a website for reporting complaints. 

Click Here to fill out the form.  You will receive a confirmation email.

                              Storing an RV, boat, or utility trailer in your yard?

Know the numbers!  1 in  1 acre or less; 5 feet from the property line; 0 in front yard.  See the Ordinance.