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3800 Lapeer Road
Port Huron Twp, MI 48060
Phone: 810-987-6600
Fax: 810-987-6712


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8:30 am to 4:30 pm


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If you make payments online using your checking or savings account, please be sure to allow at least 2 - 3 business days for processing by PSN and your bank.  Payments not approved by the due date may result in a late fee.  

When paying your utility bills online, you must click on "Pay Utility Bills" and register.  If you click on "Pay Miscellaneous Bills", processing of your payment may be delayed resulting in a late fee.

PAY BILLS & FEES BY TELEPHONE

Utility bill payments, call 1-877-885-7968.  On the first call, you will register on the automated phone payments system so that future payments are just 4 steps.

All other payments, call 1-866-917-7368.



 
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Yard Waste Pickup:  Yard waste pickup in Port Huron Township will begin the week of April 1, 2019.  Customers may use up to a 35 gallon trash can with an "X" or "Yard Waste" sticker on them or use the brown yard waste bags.  Yard waste must be at the curb no later than 7:00 am on the day of pickup.

Port Huron Township Easter Eggstravaganza:  Please join us for the annual Port Huron Township Easter Eggstravaganza on Saturday, April 13, 2019 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm at Central Middle School.  Event includes an Easter Egg Pickup (come & get your eggs anytime), inflatables, raffle, guessing jar, make and take crafts, magician (at 2:00 pm), the Fire Department and Sheriff Department. $1.00 photo with the Easter Bunny (or bring your own camera for free).  Presented by the Port Huron Township Recreation Board.  

Burning Permits:  Burning permits are required in Port Huron Township.  The cost is $15 per year (March 1 - February 28) and can be picked up at the Township office at 3800 Lapeer Road.  You are responsible for your own fire.  "All open burning shall be conducted in a safe, nuisance free manner."

1) Open burning shall be constantly attended and supervised by a competent person at least (18) years of age with fire extinguishing equipment.

2) "Campfire" means a small outdoor fire intended for ceremonial purposes, recreation or cooking, but NOT for disposal of yard waste.

3)  "Burning of yard waste" including but not limited to trees, logs, brush, stumps, leaves, and grass clippings, is allowed with the permit and must be further than 1,400 feet from the borders of the cities of Port Huron or Marysville, and during daylight hours only.

4)  Burning of yard waste shall be conducted only on the property on which the materials were generated.

5)  Open burning shall be conducted at least twenty five fee (25') from the nearest building which is not on the same property, form any combustible material, combustible wall or partition, exterior window opening, exit access or exit.  This includes barbecues, gas and charcoal grills for cooking.

6)  No open burning in or upon any street, curb, gutter, sidewalk or ditch.

7)  No open burning when an "air quality action day" has been declared.

8)  No open burning within 1,000 feet of any school while school is in session.

9)  No open burning shall be undertaken when a Burn Ban is in effect.

10) No burning of hazardous substances, plastics, tires, commercial or residential trash, flammable liquids, treated, glued, or painted wood products at any time.

11) The Fire Chief or his designee, representing the Township of Port Huron may inspect any property for the purpose of ascertaining compliance with the provisions of this ordinance.

12) Anyone who violates any of the provisions of this ordinance or fails to comply with a duly authorized order issued pursuant to this ordinance shall be deemed to be responsible for a municipal civil infraction.  The violator shall pay costs which may include all expenses, direct and indirect, which the Township of Port Huron has incurred in connection with the municipal infraction. In addition the Township may revoke a permit issued of this ordinance and/or may refuse issuance of another permit hereunder for up to one (1) years. 

See full ordinance at www.porthurontownship.org

Ordinance No. #243

Prohibition of Recreational Marihuana
Establishments Ordinance – First Reading


AN ORDINANCE TO PROTECT THE PUBLIC HEALTH, SAFETY AND GENERAL WELFARE BY PROHIBITING MARIHUANA ESTABLISHMENTS WITHIN THE BOUNDARIES OF PORT HURON TOWNSHIP PURSUANT TO INITIATED LAW 1 OF 2018, MCL §333.27951, ET SEQ., AS MAY BE AMENDED; TO PROVIDE PENALTIES FOR VIOLATION OF THIS ORDINANCE; TO PROVIDE FOR SEVERABILITY; TO REPEAL ALL ORDINANCES OR PARTS OF ORDINANCES IN CONFLICT THEREWITH; AND TO PROVIDE AN EFFECTIVE DATE.


THE CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF PORT HURON, ST. CLAIR COUNTY, MICHIGAN, ORDAINS:


SECTION 1: TITLE
This ordinance shall be known as and may be cited as the Port Huron Township Prohibition of Marihuana Establishments Ordinance.
SECTION 2: DEFINITIONS
Words used herein shall have the definitions as provided for in Initiated Law 1 of 2018, MCL §333.27951, et seq., as may be amended.
SECTION 3: NO MARIHUANA ESTABLISMENTS
Port Huron Township hereby prohibits all marihuana establishments within the boundaries of the Township pursuant to Initiated Law 1 of 2018, MCL 333.27951, et seq., as may be amended.
SECTION 4: VIOLATIONS AND PENALTIES.
A. Any person who disobeys neglects or refuses to comply with any provision of this
ordinance or who causes allows or consents to any of the same shall be deemed to be responsible for the violation of this ordinance. A violation of this ordinance is deemed to be a nuisance per se.
B. A violation of this ordinance is a municipal civil infraction, for which the fines shall not be less than $100 nor more than $500, in the discretion of the Court. The foregoing sanctions shall be in addition to the rights of the Township to proceed at law or equity with other appropriate and proper remedies. Additionally, the violator shall pay costs which may include all expenses, direct and indirect, which the Township incurs in connection with the municipal civil infraction.
C. Each day during which any violation continues shall be deemed a separate offense.
D. In addition, the Township may seek injunctive relief against persons alleged to be in violation of this ordinance, and such other relief as may be provided by law.
E. This ordinance shall be administered and enforced by the Ordinance Enforcement Officer of the Township or by such other person (s) as designated by the Township Board from time to time.
SECTION 5: SEVERABILITY
The provisions of this ordinance are hereby declared to be severable. If any clause, sentence, word, section or provision is hereafter declared void or unenforceable for any reason by a court of competent jurisdiction, it shall not affect the remainder of such ordinance which shall continue in full force and effect.
SECTION 6: REPEAL
All ordinance or parts of ordinances in conflict herewith are hereby repealed.
SECTION 7: EFFECTIVE DATE
This ordinance shall take effect _______________, 2019.
The above Ordinance was offered for adoption by Township Board Member Reno and was seconded by Township Board Member Livingston, the vote being as follows:
YEAS: Reno, Livingston, Dudas, Shonka, Davis, Lewandowski
NAYS: Riehl
ABSTAIN/ABSENT: None
ORDINANCE DECLARED ADOPTED:
________________________________
By: Benita Davis, Clerk
Charter Township of Port Huron
CERTIFICATION
I hereby declare that the above is a true copy of an Ordinance adopted by the Charter Township of Port Huron Board at a board meeting held on 02/20/2019, at the Charter Township of Port Huron Hall, pursuant to the required statutory procedures.
DATED: ___________
Respectfully submitted,
________________________________
By: Benita Davis, Clerk
Charter Township of Port Huron


 
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Robert G. Lewandowski, Jr.
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Benita Davis
Clerk

Peter Shonka
Treasurer

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Donnie Dudas
William Livingston
John Reno
Steve Riehl

   

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