New Buffalo Township Master Plan

View the New Buffalo Township Master Plan (PDF), Download here.

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Mobile Food Pantry
Locations & Times

Local area Mobile Food Pantry, click for more information on locations and times.

Assessment Information & Billing Balance / Online Utility Payment / Assessment Information

To make a payment, you will need to create an account in the site.
Allow 3-4 business days for your online utility payment to be credited to your account.
(Plan accordingly for your due date).


Click here to access the Billing Balance / Online Utility Payment system / Assessment Information.

Principal Residence Exemption Affidavit

Click here

Request to Rescind/ Withdraw Principal Residence Exemption

Click here

Property Transfer Affidavit

Click here

This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Welcome to the New Buffalo Michigan Township online resource.

New Buffalo Township Water Quality Report - 2013

Click to read the 2013 report here.

2015 Closings

Monday February 16th
Friday April 3rd
Memorial Day May 25th
Independence Day Friday, July 3ed
Labor Day September 7th

Veterans Day

Thanksgiving Day Holiday

November 11th

November 26th

November 27th

Christmas Holiday Thursday, December 24, 25
New Years Eve Thursday, December 31




township building
"9/11 Artifact from the World Trade Center Attack" Installed in our memorial garden next to the Hall. One of two sculpture installations at the Township Hall. More info at

News & Events Schedule

Pavilion Rental for Township Residents begins Jan. of the current year followed

by non-residents beginning in April of the current year.

Contact the Township Hall Office


The Park is a smoke, alcohol & pet free environment




music and food vendor itinerary

click on the news and events link in the upper left hand corner

 to see details 

 Done till next summer - Thanks for the wonderful season




Will open on Memorial Day Weekend

yes, it's free

 footwear recommended in play area


Recycling Information

If you wonder what your zone is and the corresponding pick-up dates for your recycling bins?

Take a look at



Household Hazardous Waste and Electronics Recycling Collections

Next collection will be at:

April 8, Wend. 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Lake Michigan College

2755 E. Napier Ave. Benton Harbor


click on the link for details


for more general information on recycling visit:



Zones 1,3,4   May 9th  

Zone 2  May 16

have your items out by the road the night before

if you need assistance moving heavy items, contact Supervisor, Roseann Dudiak, at the office 469-1011 to schedule assitance


check out this link

(no, you can't pay current year tax bills from here, just view)





2015 Department Meeting Schedule

Township Board meetings:

third Monday of the month at 7 pm

Planning Commission:

first Tuesday of the month at 7 pm

Zoning Board of Appeals:

second Tuesday, only if hearing is scheduled, at 10:30 am


second Tuesday, of the month at 8:30 am

Park Committee:

second Thursday, 9:30 am (As needed)

Galien River Sewer Authority:

fourth Wednesday 10:00 am

Pine Grove Cemetery:

First Tuesday of every third month 4 pm

For a more detailed meeting schedule visit the
Meetings Page.