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 21

March 26

June 25

Planning Commission

1st Tuesday of each month unless otherwise noted

July 10

August 14

September 11

October 2

November 13

December 4

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

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 and Yard Waste Bags or Barrels must weigh less than 50 lbs.



Welcome to Bay County Michigan
Click Here for a History Lesson



Flags in Your Yard?


What Do The Colors Mean?


Attention: Residents of:

Westhills, Sharon Park, Mutual Estates, Donald`s and Goetz Ct. Subdivisions

The interest rates for the bond issuances are confirmed. 

Visit the Links Above for More Information

Payment in Full Can Still Be Made.  

Call the Treasurer`s Office for Balance Details (989) 684-7203

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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


Unpaid Property Taxes?


Please note if you have not paid your real property taxes for 2017, 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.

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

Charter Township of Monitor   -  All Rights Reserved  -  Website Disclaimer

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.