To create a future for Silver Creek Township to benefit those generations that will follow. To deliver services to the township as inexpensively and effectively as possible.

To foster a strong, vibrant township, advocating legislation to meet 21st century challenges, developing and educating knowledgeable township officials and interested supporters of township government.


To encourage ethical and transparent practices of elected officials who uphold the traditions and unique characteristics of township government.

The township has developed this web site so we can tell more people what a great place Silver Creek Township is to live, play and work.


Bill Saunders, Supervisor

If you are interested in serving on any Township board, please stop by and fill out an application or click here!



Wednesday, January 13, 2021

7:00 pm via Zoom

Zoom Info  Agenda


Public Hearing and Regular Meeting

Wednesday, January 27, 2021

6:30 pm Public Hearing

7:00 p.m. Regular Meeting

Via Zoom - Same login

Public Hearing Agenda - Agenda - Zoom Info

Applicant Rezoning Request

Berrien County School Election

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - Virtual Meeting

10:30 a.m.

Click here to view the meeting notice and the link for the virtual meeting



Township News!


​​New Ordinances:


Ordinance 18-01 - Change 155.254(B) - Written Record

Ordinance 18-02 - Change 155.006 Building Height Definition/Height Definition

Ordinance 18-03, Prohibition of Marijuana Est.

Ordinance 19-02, Noxious Weeds (blight) (NEW 2019)

Ordinance 19-01 Solar Energy Systems


NEW 2020 Construction Code Interpretation re: roofing/siding repair permits.

Road Projects 2019/2020 - click here

Cass Co Road Comm. 2019/2020 project list - click here

​​For your safety, please walk only on the side of the road and against the flow of traffic. 

Township History


Find out a little bit more about the rich history of Silver Creek Township! Click the link below or contact the contact the Cass County Historical Commission or go to the Dowagiac Area History Museum (click here).



You can still visit us in person!

If you need to enter the building, you must complete a covid symptoms questionnaire, then we take your temperature (no touch), you'll need to wear a mask and practice social distancing.

We may be able to answer your questions over the phone or email or you can wait in the breezeway area.

Thank you for your understanding during this time.

The township hall was sanitized after election day for the health and safety of all residents.

Residents can stay up to date on the latest news surrounding COVID-19 in Michigan at www.Michigan.gov/Coronavirus. You can also call the state hotline at 1-888-535-6136 with any questions about the virus between 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. daily.

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​Telephone : ​269-424-3025

FAX:  269-424-3858

Mailing address: PO Box 464, Dowagiac, MI



32764 Dixon Street, Dowagiac, MI 49047


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