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!


           A public hearing will be held at the

Hillsdale Township Hall
1469 N. Lake Wilson Rd.
Hillsdale, MI  49242
December 19th, 2018  @ 6:30 p.m.

For the purpose of amending the Hillsdale Township Zoning Ordinance to allow Site Condominiums in residential areas of the township.  The text of the amendment can be viewed by clicking on the button to the right or can be purchased from the Township Clerk, Janel Stewart at 517-320-0617.  Written or verbal comments will be received at the hearing, written comments may also be submitted before Dec. 12th, to:
Hillsdale Township Planning Commission
PO Box 181
Hillsdale, MI  49242

Site Condo
Ordinance to Amend the Hillsdale Township Zoning Ordinance (ZEA)

*New Date*
Board Meeting
Monday, December 10th
 6:30 PM

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& Hillsdale Township
Joint Recreation Plan


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Attention Homeowners: Can our large fire trucks and tankers reach your house? Are there low hanging branches, limbs, or wires. Are you back in along the lakes? For a site review please call Fire Board member Jack TenEyck at 437-4891

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:                            1 card per year
Janel Stewart  PO Box 181, 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 Janel Stewart to review the copy at 320-0617. 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