Hillsdale Township Hall • 1469 Lake Wilson Road • Hillsdale MI 49242
Corner of North Lake Wilson and West Bacon Roads

Welcome to Hillsdale Township, in Hillsdale, MI.  The township loosely surrounds the city of Hillsdale in Hillsdale County in southcentral Michigan, and is generally rural.  The population of the Township as of the 2010 Census was 2033 persons.  Hillsdale Township consists of 13.2 square miles; 12.6 of that land and .6 of that water.
Monthly Board Meeting
Second Tuesday of the Month, 6:30pm

Planning Commission 
Third Monday of the Month, 6:30 pm

Zoning Board of Appeals
First Tuesday of March, June, Sept., Dec.
6:30 pm 

Fire Board
First Monday of the Month
6:00 pm at the Fire Station
Hillsdale Community Library
The Township covers the cost for  residents to use the Hillsdale Community Library.
Please take advantage of this free opportunity!


Public Notice
Public Hearing
Hillsdale Township
Zoning Board of Appeals
The Hillsdale Township Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a special meeting on October 12, 2017 at 6:30 pm at the Hillsdale Township Hall, 1469 North Lake Wilson Road, Hillsdale MI 49242. The Board will hear public input, review, and may act on the following requests:
1911 Steamburg Road: Accessory structure in front yard of lakefront residential
1121 Lake Road: Accessory structure within side lot setback
1235 Earlyn Drive: Attached garage addition to residence that previously received variance on lot setback
Details of these applications can be reviewed at the Hall by appointment with the Clerk by calling 439-1012. Written comments to be received by 10/12/2017 can be sent to ZBA PO Box 181 Hillsdale MI 49242.
This notice is posted in compliance with the Open Meetings Act, Public Act 267 of 1976, as amended, (MCL 41.72a(2)(3)) and the Americans With Disabilities Act.

The Next Board Meeting Is 
October 10, 2017 at 6:30 pm

Refuse Removal 
 If you are not on a curbside plan, garbage cards are available by sending a check made out to Hillsdale Township for $5.00 to:
Jamie Marsh, 2210 Lake Wilson Rd, Hillsdale, MI 49242.
for more info on refuse removal:
The correct phone number for Republic Waste is 269-217-6079. Ask for Rob Hogan and request the Hillsdale Township rate. Or ask for Scott at 734-727-2158 or ask for Bob at 616-262-2586
Rates for curbside pick up.
8/15-8/16 $12/month 95 gal, $11.50/month 65 gal
8/16-8/17 $12.48/month 95 gal, $11.96/month 65 gal
8/17-8/18 $12.98/month 95 gal. $12.44/month 65 gal 

The Planning Commission is working on updating the Township Zoning Ordinance. They meet every third Monday of the month at 6:30 pm. Stop in and join the discussion.  

 The Headwaters Recreation Authority has a draft trail plan available for review and comment. Call James Marsh to review the copy at 439-1012. A copy is also at the Hillsdale Community Library and check out their website athttp://www.headwaters-trails.org/ for a posting.
For information about the changes to FEMA's flood insurance program check out this site: http://www.fema.gov/flood-insurance-reform-act-2012