Berrien Township

8916 M-140, Berrien Center, Michigan 49102                                                                            Phone:  269-461-6925                                     
Fax:      269-461-3762                            

Office Hours: Monday - Thursday 10:00am-4:00 pm (Closed Friday)


Spring Clean Up

Berrien Township Spring Clean-Up Days have been set for May 15th-22nd.  Berrien Township residents are encouraged to bring household waste to curbside.  Items NOT accepted are yard waste, tires, paint, chemicals, televisions, and computer monitors.  Please call 269-591-2058 to make an appointment for any items too large for curbside pick up or if you are elderly and need help getting your items to the edge of your driveway.  Those who have questions can call Earl Maxwell at 269-591-2058.  Please see link below for a description of Pick Up Days/Areas.

Spring Clean Up 2023


Township Board Meetings

Tuesday 06/13/2023

Tuesday 07/11/2023

Tuesday 08/08/2023

Tuesday 09/12/2023

Tuesday 10/10/2023

Tuesday 11/14/2023

Tuesday 12/12/2023

Tuesday 01/09/2024

Tuesday 02/13/2024

Tuesday 03/12/2024


Attn Property Owners:  If you would like to review your tax payment history or current bill, please register at the following link.  If within the current year billed, you cannot pay online.  You will need to stop by or call the office.


Berrien Township History & Heritage Books are available at the Township Hall for $10.00 each.


Notary Service available at the Township Office, Monday-Thursday.

One pass per household
Available from April 1st-November 30th
$40 value.  Southeast County or
Orchard Hill Landfill


Midwest Energy and Communication is bringing high-speed fiber internet to our area.  For more information you can call 800-492-5989.


Burn Permits:  Burn Permits are required whenever you are burning on open ground - not in a fire pit.  Burn permits are only issued for the burning of brush, grass and leaves.  It is against the law to burn construction materials, demolition materials, plastic, old furniture, etc.  Household garbage may be burned if contained in a barrel. 

Burn Permits can be obtained by calling the Township Office between the hours of 10:00 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.  During favorable weather, permits can be issued up to four days.  Please remember that the Township Office is closed Friday-Sunday.  Plan ahead and get a permit number before 3:30 p.m. on Thursday.