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The township website has been up and running for a year now. It was established to provide a way to pass information on to the residents of our township. We need your input for the website. Please give us your ideas of what you would like to see available on the website. Your comments and suggestions are welcome! Email us at Send Your Suggestions.

Board of Review

March 5, 2019 11am-1pm Organizational meeting

March 11, 2019 9am-3pm
March 12, 2019 3pm-9pm

Joint Recreation Committee Meeting

Skandia/West Branch Joint Recreation Committee
October 16, 2018
Skandia Township Hall

There will be a Joint Recreation Committee Meeting to go over the 5 year Recreation Plan

SCFC Food Drive

South County Fund Committee Food Drive
for Victory Lutheran Church
October-November 3, 2018

Please drop donations of non perishable items at
West Branch Township Hall
1016 County Road 545 N

West Branch Township Representative on Peter White Library Board

Board Vacancy-
We are in need of a Representative for West Branch Township to serve on the board of Peter White Library. Interested parties should apply at West Branch Township by calling 942-7400.

Skandia/West Branch Transfer Station Attendant Vacancy

Are you interested in filling in at the Transfer Facility?
Please call Art Lauren at 942-7458
Jack Heidtman 942-7980

Join the Recreation Committee!

We are looking into expanding our park area at West Branch Township.

Do you want to share your input and make a difference?

If so, contact the Township Hall office and let us know you are interested in becoming a member of the Recreation Committee!

Budget Meeting

Attention West Branch Township Residents:

A Budget Meeting will be held on Tuesday, March 27th at the West Branch Township Hall.

Zoning Hearing (Re: Changes to the Zoning Ordinance): Tuesday, March 27 - 6:30 pm
Budget Hearing: Tuesday, March 27 - 6:45pm
Truth N Taxation: Tuesday, March 27th - 6:50pm

Board Meeting Date Changed

Attention West Branch Township Residents:

The date of February’s Board Meeting will be on Tuesday, February 27th instead of Monday, February 26th.

We’re sorry for any inconvenience.

Board of Review

Attention West Branch Township Residents:

The Board of Review Hearings will be held on the following dates at the West Branch Township Town Hall:

Monday, March 12: 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Tuesday, March 13: 3:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Thank you!

Special Planning Commission Meeting

West Branch Township Residents:

There will be a special meeting of the Planning Commission on Wednesday, Feb. 7th at 7:00 pm to discuss growing houses.

Taxes Due


The last day that taxes will be accepted at the West Branch Township Office is February 28, 2018 at 5:00 pm. The Treasurer and Deputy Treasurer will be in the office from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm to collect taxes. Taxes will not be accepted after this time.

The Office Manager will be available from 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm for other Township business.

Thank you!

Ice Rink Open

Attention West Branch Township Residents:
The Ice Rink at the Skandia West Branch Pavilion is now open! Come out and enjoy some hockey or ice skating. Lights are on nightly from 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm!

Revised Transfer Facility Hours of Operation

New hours begin at the Skandia / West Branch Township Transfer Facility on August 23rd, 2017. The new hours are:

  • Wednesday 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  • Friday 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Saturday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

West Branch Township Recreation Committee

We are looking for people who are interested in being members of the West Branch Township Recreation Committee. If you are interested, please send an email or call or stop by the township office.

Thank you!
Have a great day!

Marquette County Solid Waste Management Authority Tipping Fee Increase

This is just a reminder that starting on July 1, 2017 the tipping fee will be increased to $47.50 per ton. This rate increase includes: Type II, Type III, stumps, contaminated soil, lifters, animals, bio-solids, and the asbestos per ton charge.

Thank you,
Amy Stakvel
Marquette County Solid Waste Management Authority
600 County Rd. NP
Marquette, MI 49855
Phone: (906) 249-4125 ext. 301
Fax: (906) 249-9377

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