call 269-424-3025, ext 5 or email:


Blight - call 269-424-3025 x5 or  email: and include "blight" in the subject line.

Fireworks - for Info, Click Here  - Flyer

Golf Carts - are not allowed on roadways in Silver Creek Township. This law is enforced.  For more information click here.


Property Check - Would you like your police department to check your property when you're on vacation? If so, click  here for the form, complete it and return it to the Silver Creek Township Hall, 32764 Dixon Street, Dowagiac, MI 49047. You can also e-mail the completed form to the Police Department @

Smart911  - provides lifesaving information directly to 9-1-1 and first responders in an emergency. It is free, private, secure, and protects over 31 million people nationwide. Click here for more information or click here to sign up and create a profile for your household! You could help save the life of someone you love!

Walking in the roadway  - where sidewalks are provided, pedestrians shall not walk upon the main traveled portion of the road. If a sidewalk is not provided, they shall walk on the side of the road, against the flow of traffic (MCL 257.655) Walking against the flow of traffic allows the pedestrian to better see oncoming traffic and remain out of the roadway. Pedestrians do not have the right to block or detour the regular flow of traffic. So please practice safety for yourself and others while enjoying our beautiful area!

Public Safety Committee

The Public Safety Committee is made up of volunteers who make recommendations to the Township Board regarding police, fire and ambulance services. Public Safety Committee members are:

John Joossens

Jean Rowe

Joe Moore

William Crawford


Mike Grice, Asst. Chief

Public Safety Committee Minutes  1-15-2020

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