Public Notices

The Danby Township Planning Commission will be holding a public hearing for a home based business on October 20 at 7:00 pm.  Click below on "Notice HBB" for the complete notice and "HBB APP" for the complete application.

Notice HBB


The Danby Township Board adopted amendments to the Nuisance Ordinance # 44 on July 29, 2021.  The amendments become effective on Sept. 7, 2021.  Click on "Notice Amends" to read the public adoption notice.  Click on "Clean Amends" to read the ordinance with all changes incorporated.  Click on "Tracked Amends" to see the changes shown in color.

Notice Amends

Clean Amends

Tracked Amends

The next Township Board meeting will be on October 28, 2021,  at 7:00 pm and in person at the Township Hall.  Click on Agenda BD below to view the agenda.

Agenda BD

The Danby Township Hall has suspended ALL rentals of the hall until further notice.

Recycling Information


Recycling is available at various locations (no longer sharing with Portland Township).  See links below but check first as hours and days of the week change with the seasons.

Sunfield has reopened its Recycling Program to any persons

Wednesdays from 2 pm to 6 pm

Saturdays 9 am to 1 pm

Click on the link below for all details and items accepted.

Sunfield Recycling Flyer

Click link below for recycling info from the "Recycling Raccoons"

Recycling Raccoons

Please visit these sites to identify nearby recycling centers.


Michigan Recycling Directory

Granger Drop-Off Recycling

Recycle Ionia Inc.

Sunfield Township Website

Watertown Charter Township (Wacousta Rd)

Granger's Recycling Facility in Lansing is open 24 hours, 7 days a week.  Click on the link in the list above for more details.


Click on the link below for a map from the State of Michigan of all recycling places.






The Township now is using a Post Office Box for all mail.  The new address for Township mail is:

Danby Township

PO Box 566

Portland MI 48875

Note - for mail to the Assessor or Zoning Administrator go to the "Contact Us" page under the HOME tab for their special mailing address information.

Ionia County has announced 2021drop-off dates for hazardous waste items.  Click on the link below to see the dates and times and details on items that will be accepted.

Hazardous Waste Info




Erika Hoppes


(517) 526-0184


Tax payments can be put in the dropbox

located at the Township Hall or mailed to the new PO Box.

Dropbox is at:

13122 Charlotte Highway

Sunfield, Mi 48890


Mail to:

PO Box 566

Portland MI 48875

Coronavirus (Covid-19) Information

Click on the links below for information details:


Michigan Dept of Health and Human Services

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

World Health Organization


Election Information

Go to "Departments", then "Elections" for more information

Danby Township Meeting Dates


See " Public Notices" on the left side of the page for Public Hearings


See the list of dates below the current meeting info


All Meetings Start at 7:00 pm unless posted differently


Next Meeting:

The next Board meeting will be on August 26, 2021,  at 7:00 pm and in person at the Township Hall.  Click on Agenda BD below to view the set of agendas.

Agenda BD

Township Board      


Download the entire meeting dates and Board members page at the link below:


2021-2022 Meeting Dates Printout               


2021-2022 Fiscal Year

April 29, 2021

May 27, 2021

June 24, 2021

July 29, 2021

August 26, 2021

September 30, 2021

October 28, 2021

November 18, 2021

December 16, 2021

January 27, 2022

February 24, 2022

March 24, 2022

March 31, 2022 - Annual Meeting


Planning Commission



January 20  (canceled)

April 21

August 18

October 20


Zoning Board of Appeals

(Meets when applications are received)