Winter taxes have been sent out- please remember no debit/credit cards are accepted at office.
Our office and Activity Center will be closed on the following dates: December 22, 26, 29th (closing at Noon), and January 2.
Our office is open from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday through Thursday. Tuesday we will also be available by appointment from 5:00 PM until 6:00PM.
(269) 668-2615 ext. 215
(269) 668-2615 ext. 200
(269) 668-2615 ext. 211
(269) 668-2615 ext. 208
**If you have questions regarding tax bills, please email Bonnie at
or call her at
(269) 668-2615 ext. 211
Starting November 1 through March 30 the transfer station is only open on Saturdays.
Planning Commission Meeting Date Updates!
October 5, 2022: Regular PC meeting and discussion of Parks and Recreation Plan 6:30pm
November 2, 2022: Parks and Recreation Plan Open House 5:30pm – 6:30pm Planning Commission Meeting to follow
November 30, 2022: Parks and Recreation and SPECIAL DATE FOR DECEMBER MEETING
December 7, 2022: Meeting canceled. Business handled at November 30,2022 Special Meeting
January 4, 2023: Parks and Recreation Plan Public Hearing and Regular Planning Commission Meeting
January 10, 2023: Township Board approval of Parks and Recreation Plan
Market Van Buren Broadband News Release
Van Buren County Broadband mapping
Van Buren Conservation District Recycling Program
Van Buren County Road Commission Maintenance
The microseal portion of the cape seal application on the following roads in Antwerp Township is expected to be applied Friday and Saturday this week:
- 30th St: Red Arrow Highway to 48th Ave
- 64th Ave: C.R. 652 to Van Kal
- 60th Ave and 30th St: 62nd Ave to C.R. 657
VM Opposing Wastewater Facility
MATTAWAN DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS
Van Buren County Veterans Health Services Program
In conjunction with the Van Buren Cass District Health Department (VBCDHD), Van Buren County is sponsoring Dental Care, Immunizations and Vision/Hearing Examinations to eligible Veterans and their current spouses subject to $1,000 per person after private insurance, if any, is exhausted. A total of $50,000 is available. This program will cease once the $50,000 threshold has been met.
Antwerp Township 2023 Parks and Recreation Plan and Trail Project Open House
NOTICE OF PUBLIC OPEN HOUSE MEETING
ANTWERP TOWNSHIP PARKS AND RECREATION PLAN UPDATE
Antwerp Township will host a Parks and Recreation Plan and Antwerp Trail Project open house on November 2, 2022, from 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM. Trail project maps and information will be available for review. Public input is welcomed on Antwerp Township parks and recreation facilities and the proposed trail project. The plan will identify future parks, open space, and trail projects within Antwerp Township. Parks and recreation plans are approved by the State of Michigan and qualify the Township for grant funding opportunities.
The open house will be held at the Antwerp Township offices at 24821 Front Street, Mattawan, MI 49071. Call (269) 668-2615 for more information.
If any individual has a physical disability that may limit their participation in this open house, please notify the Township Hall at least five (5) days before the meeting date so that reasonable accommodations may be made.
Timetable and Plans > Bob-o-Link Drain Project
Road Commission Launches New Service Request App
Recently the Van Buren County launched SeeClickFix, a new app allowing citizens to report non-emergency road issues. Residents and the motoring public can take a photo of a road issue, such as a pothole, give the location, add a description, and click “submit” to send requests directly to the Van Buren County Road Commission through SeeClickFix.
Download the PDF for more information:
SeeClickFix is available immediately for citizen use as follows:
On the Van Buren County Road Commission’s website
on the App Store or on Google Play
On line at
For answers to any questions about SeeClickFix, please contact the Van Buren County Road Commission at 269-674-8011, Extension 0. The Road Commission urges you to, “Get Connected. Get Involved. Get Results.”
The Township Supervisor Daniel J. Ruzick works closely with the Van Buren Sheriff’s Department to ensure our ordinances are properly enforced. If you have concerns please contact: Antwerp Township Code Enforcement line at 269.668.2404. Please do not contact the Van Buren County Sheriff Department regarding complaints. Call the number listed above and your complaint will be forwarded to Deputy Loren Tarner.
Midwest Energy and Communications will be trimming trees under a tree and brush management program throughout the area. Please click HERE to view the (PDF) announcement and contact information should you have questions.
For Van Buren County Election results please visit: https://electionreporting.com/
Van Buren County Recycles! Antwerp Township residents also have access (free of charge) to Transfer Station on 64th Ave/CR 657 and Kalamazoo County Household Hazardous Waste Center. You need a recycling card to use the Transfer Station you can come in and get one at the Township office from 7am-5pm Monday thru Thursday. One card per household -$5 replacement fee.
Transfer station is open Tuesday & Saturday 9am-4pm and you need a recycling card
Tuesday & Friday: 8am – 1pm
Wednesday: Noon -6pm
Second Saturday of the Month (Except August and September): 8am-Noon
Interested in the latest Township news?
Check out the Township Info tab at the top of the website to see the latest and greatest!
Click below to learn about Antwerp Township’s Senior Services Programs!
Have questions about County Road Projects?
Contact the VBCRC at 269-674-8011 or visit them at https://www.facebook.com/VBCRC.
Schedule of Meetings
|Planning Commission||Township Board of Trustees||Zoning Board of Appeals||Senior Services Advisory Committee|
|1st Wednesday of Every Month @ 6:30 pm||2nd Tuesday of Every Month @ 6:30 pm||4th Thursday of Every Month @ 6:30 pm|
|2nd Wednesday of Every Month @ 1:00 pm|
The Towpwnship Hall’s new lawn is looking great with the Fall colors!