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

Meeting Dates 2015

Township Board

2nd and 4th Monday of each month

January 12, 26

April 13, 27

February 9,23

May 11

March 9, 23

June 8, 22

Planning Commission

1st Tuesday of each month

January 6

April 7

February 3

May 6

March 3

June 2

Zoning Board of Appeals

3rd Thursday of month, as needed

January 15

April 16

February 19

May 21

March 19

June 18


  Charter Township of Monitor

       2015 Holiday Schedule



  January 1            New Year`s Day

  January 19          M L King Day


  February 16        Presidents` Day

  April 3                  Good Friday


  May 25               Memorial Day

  July 4                   Independence Day


  September 7       Labor Day

  October 12          Columbus Day


  November 11     Veteran`s Day

  November 26, 27 Thanksgiving


  December 24      Christmas Eve

  December 25      Christmas Day

  December 31      New Year`s Eve






Summer taxes are due

September 14.

Tax Collection Hours:

              9-12 am  1-4 pm

Drop Box is checked twice a day.



Yard Waste pickup begins

On April 1 and runs through

November 30.

  Pickup is

the day after your trash.

There is no limit on the

number of yard waste

barrels or bags.

 No plastic


Street Light Out?

Click here to report a Street Light outage to Consumers Energy.

Call 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 is located in western Bay County and is bounded on the north by Townline Rd, on the south by Hotchkiss, on the west by 8 Mile Rd.  The east boundary is Two Mile Rd from Townline south to Fisher and Euclid from Fisher south to Hotchkiss.   Township Map.      Map to Township Office.


For SaleThe Townhship is selling the 2002 Ford F-450 Rescue Truck.  Bids are due by 5:00 p.m. on August 20.  Details

I-75 Ramp Detour

The northbound I-75 ramp to westbound US-10 will be closed starting on Monday, May 4th.  Traffic will be detoured north to the Wilder Road interchange.  Monitor Road will be closed adjacent to the Wilder Road interchange.  Monitor Road will be detoured via Two Mile and North Union Roads.


Need to change your address for your assessment notices or tax bills?  Fill out this form.

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!


Need to report a Road Problem?

The Bay County Road Commission has a new

website for reporting complaints or problems.

Click here to fill out the form.  You will receive

a confirming email to verify that the BCRC received

your request.



                              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.