Winter weather notice:
The Township office may close without notice during periods of extreme winter weather.
REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL FOR REFUSE AND RECYCLABLE MATERIALS COLLECTION AND DISPOSAL SERVICE [download]
DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION: 12:00 NOON- NOV. 14, 2019
Short-Term Rental Issues:
The Planning Commission will be discussing the issues relating to Short-Term Rentals in the Township. Current zoning does not allow Short-term rentals in a residential district. The Planning Commission meets on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 7:00pm.
New Videos to help Protect Michigan's Shorelines
The state Department of Environment, Great Lakes and Energy has created a series of new videos to promote the Michigan Shoreland Stewards Program to help residents who live along a shoreland (lakes and streams) protect the environment of their home and water quality. Currently, there are five videos available on such topics as shoreline zone, buffer zone, lake zone and others.
PROPER DISPOSAL OF UNNEEDED MEDICATIONS
Trouble with your Cable Provider?
This is a link to the DISPUTE RESOLUTION PROCESS which allows customers who are unable to resolve their video/cable televison complaints with their provider to file a complaint with the MPSC (Michigan Public Service Commission).
RECYCLING: When you are running low on the yellow recycling bags, use the enclosed yellow card in your roll of yellow bags to request more bags by hanging or taping the card to your cart on the day of your pickup. The Township Hall has extra Chef Yellow Bags for recycling if you do run out. Stop by normal office hours if you need a roll of bags.
Links to "How To" Building Videos
Attention Homeowners and Roofers:
STRUCTURAL RE-ROOFING YOUR HOUSE REQUIRES
A BUILDING PERMIT. Replacing shingles only does not require a permit.
LINK TO PERMITS
Burn Permit: 269-686-5222
BEFORE YOU DIG VIDEOS WITH JOHN RATZENBERGER (CLIFF FROM CHEERS)
Then choose the department desired for the contact information
The Importance of Getting a Permit (building, mechanical, electrical, plumbing)
Allegan County History
Do you want to know more about the history of our
area? Check out this link:
Allegan County History
Building and Electrical Permits
Valley Township now issues Building permits, Electrical
permits, and inspections for the township
Link to permit applications
The Clerk's office provides Notary services to residents free of charge.