New Non-Motorized Trails in Morton Township

Morton Township has been developing non-motorized trails in the township over the last few years. Recent surveys have shown that trails are one of the most important and most utilized amenities supporting a safe and healthy lifestyle. We are fortunate to have a very dedicated and active Recreation Committee in […]

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New Recycling Building Now Open

Your new recycling building is now open. After months of planning and construction, we are using our new facility. We have created a drive-thru to drop off your recyclable materials. Corrugated cardboard is now dropped off inside the building to be baled, rather than outside in the blue containers. Baling […]

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Help Wanted!

Morton Township is looking for friendly individuals to work at our recycling center some Saturday mornings and some Wednesday mornings. Must be 18 years of age and be able to help with unloading recyclable materials. Please visit the Morton Township Hall, 290 West Main Street, Mecosta to request an application. […]

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Morton Township Recycling News!

A new recycling building is coming soon!! Construction begins next week. Please be patient while we are making improvements to the recycling center. We are going to attempt to keep recycling open on Saturday mornings from 9 am to noon during construction but will only have one lane open to […]

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Fire Announcement

The Morton Township Board and community are saddened by the devastating fire that rampaged through one of our local businesses, Blue Lake Tavern on March 30, 2021.  We are most thankful that nobody was injured by this fire. Chief Sutherby and the brave men and women of the Morton Township […]

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Morton Township Fire & Rescue – Year in Review 2020

Message from Chief Allen Sutherby I am grateful for the tremendous amount of support given to Morton Township Fire & Rescue by our staff, the township board, residents, community members, and neighboring fire departments. This support has been instrumental in maintaining a solid foundation for our department.  Our annual report […]

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Morton Township – 2020 in Review!

As we all know, 2020 was a year we will not soon forget, however, it is still important for us to reflect and highlight the major things we have accomplished this year.  Let’s take a look at what happened in our little corner of the world. Supervisor, Mark Klumpp (on […]

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Gypsy Moth Survey Results

The gypsy moth surveys, maps and report for the 2021 season have been completed and are attached for review! Morton Township Survey Letter Morton Township Survey Report Morton Township Survey Map 

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Morton Township Recycling Program

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Located in the Morton Township Business Park on 9 Mile Road Open every Saturday of the month – 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 (Noon) Open every Wednesday (June 3 – September 9) – 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 (Noon) A Recycling Materials Guide listing the “acceptable”, “non-acceptable” and “preparation for recycling” is available at the […]

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Retirement System Annual Report 2018

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Public Act 202 of 2017 specifies that the local unit of government must post the Retirement System Annual Report on their website.  The required data in the report is found in the most recent audited financial report or statement.  You may access the report here.

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