6520 Center Street, PO Box 68
Ellsworth, Michigan 49729
Phone: 231-588-6126
Email: bankstownship@bankstownship.net

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Welcome to Banks Township…

a place of community and a township working to combine its agricultural tradition with the growing tourism of Northern Michigan.

Banks Township’s natural resources make it a recreational paradise for those who enjoy spending time outdoors. Its hardworking, friendly people make it a great place to live or visit.

HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE 2021 COLLECTION DAYS:

There will be three collection dates in Antrim County. For more information on items that are accepted and a fee schedule, please contact the Antrim Conservation District at 231-533-8363.

June 5  8am-noon Elk Rapids DPW Station 117 Lake St.

August 14  8am-noon Bellaire High School parking lot 204 W. Forest Home Ave.

September 11  8am-noon Mancelona Antrim County Road Commission 319 East Lincoln Street

 

CLEAN UP DAY WAS A GREAT SUCCESS, WE HAULED AWAY 257 CUBIC YARDS OF COMPACTABLE RUBBISH, OVER 700 TIRES AND 140 YARDS OF SCRAP METALS. 

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Breezy & Beautiful

Township residents wishing to burn falls leaves generally need a burn permit. For the Upper Peninsula and northern Lower Peninsula, residents can visit Michigan.gov/BurnPermit or call 866-922-BURN to find out whether burning is currently allowed by the Department of Natural Resources (DNR).  For responsible burning information, contact Paul Rogers at 616-260-8406.

 

Orange colored fall leaves on trees bordering road in Banks Township, Michigan

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Planning Commission Information Click Here

COVID Newsletter 4th edition-1

Click Here For Our Updated Coronavirus-Policy-2021-1

REAL ID
MAKE A PLAN BY MAY 3, 2023
Don’t delay. When the federal REAL ID law goes into effect, you’ll need a REAL ID document to board domestic flights.
Make an appointment now at a Secretary of State office to turn your standard driver’s license or ID into a REAL ID.
Learn more at Michigan.gov/REALID

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Established in 1898