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

Meeting Dates 2018

Township Board

4th Monday of each month

January 22

April 30

February 26

May 14

March 26

June 25

Planning Commission

1st Tuesday of each month unless otherwise noted

January 3

April 3

February 6

May 1

March 6

June 5

Zoning Board of Appeals

3rd Thursday of month, as needed

January 18

April 19

February 15

May 17

March 15

June 21


    2018 Holidays Observed


January 1 & 2       New Year`s Day

January 15            Martin Luther King

February 19          President`s Day

March 30              Good Friday

May 28                  Memorial Day

July 4                    Independence Day

September 3         Labor Day

October 8              Columbus Day

November 12        Veteran`s Day

November 22        Thanksgiving Day

November 23        Thanksgiving-Friday

December 24        Christmas Eve

December 25        Christmas Day

December 31        New Year's Eve

47th Annual Pancake,

Egg & Sausage Breakfast!

Monitor Township Firefighters are having their annual Pancake Breakfast on Sunday, March 18th 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


Street Light Out?



Click Here to report the Outage to Consumers Energy

Call (989) 894-8350 for Bay City Electric

Replacing a Driveway?

Check out the Bay County

 Road Commission`s

Driveway Policy 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.



Welcome to Bay County Michigan
Click Here for a History Lesson



Flags in Your Yard?


What Do The Colors Mean?



City of Bay City School District to Hold Special Election


Tuesday, May 8th 2018




What Does This Mean?  Exhibit A Reads:  Shall the limitation on the amount of taxes which may be assessed against all property in the School District of the City of Bay City, Bay and Saginaw Counties, Michigan, be increased by the board of education be authorized to levy not to exceed .65 mil ($0.65 on each $1,000 of taxable valuation) for a period of 7 years, 2019 to 2024, inclusive, to create a sinking fund for the purchase of real estate for sites for, and the construction or repair of, school buildings, for school security improvements, for the acquisition or upgrading of technology and all other purposes authorized by law; the estimate of the revenue the school district will collect if the millage is approved and levied in 2018 is approximately $1,046,817?


Unpaid Property Taxes?


Please note if you have not paid your real property taxes for 2018, as of March 1st, 2018 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.


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March 6, 2018 Organizational Meeting Only

10:00 a.m. [No Public Appointments]


March 13, 2018 March Board of Review Regular Meeting

9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 pm


March 14, 2018 March Board of Review Regular Meeting

1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 pm


March 15, 2018 March Board of Review Regular Meeting

10:00 a.m. if necessary [No Public Appointments]

ParkClosedTemporarily.jpgMonitor Park is Closed for the Season

NOTICE:  2018 improvements to Monitor Park will begin in early May of 2018.  We anticipate the work to take at least sixty (60) days to complete.  In light of this, Monitor Park will NOT officially open on May 1, 2018.  During construction, all portions of Monitor Park will be closed to public access. Please respect all blockades and/or closure signage and do not attempt to access closed areas.  We apologize for any inconvenience but hope that you will enjoy the improvements.  We will be taking 2018 Reservations on January 2, 2018 for dates after June 30, 2018    

Employment Opportunity at Monitor Township

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Assistant Assessor

View the Job Posting and Job Description here. 

Apply in person between the hours of 9:00 am - 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm and 5:00 pm. 

Download an Application Here

Fax to (989) 684-9234 or Email to: supervisor@monitortwp.org


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

Remember you are also NOT ALLOWED to park an RV, Boat, or Utility Trailer on a Public Street, Road Right-of-Way, or Private Road Easement

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

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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 passed.