Dalton Township


Dalton Township Hall
1616 E. Riley Thompson Road    Muskegon, MI  49445
Phone: 231-766-3043  Fax: 231-766-2636
Office Hours: Monday through Friday 9:00 am to 4:30 pm.
*Drop box is located by front doors.
The Board of Trustees meets monthly, the 2nd Monday 6:00 p.m.

Township Budget     Master Plan       Township Dashboard
Holiday Closings      County Drains   FEEMA & Flood Insurance
Dalton Township closes for winter weather when Reeths Puffer School District does.

DALTON TOWNSHIP Meetings will be held electronically due to the MDHHS Emergency Order.

Please see the Public Notices page for electronic public meeting information (Zoom meeting ID and passcode).


Dalton Township Hall is OPEN to the public by appointment only. The Fire Station will continue emergency services. The Transfer Station will operate on the regular schedule.
COVID-19 Preparedness Measures effective 6/10/2020
- business is encouraged to continue via mail, email, and/or dropbox.   Click here for more information regarding Corona-virus.

Truck Routes are being strictly enforced.  Signage is posted.

*Credit/Debit Card payments accepted at Dalton Township Hall and by phone for taxes, permits, and more.  Click here for more information.*

*Summer Taxes -
mailed by July 1 and due September 14th.
*Winter Taxes -
mailed by December 1 and due February 14th.

Tax Payment Options by Location:
Township Hall: Credit/Debit, Check, Cash Payments. *in person, by phone, after hours dropbox.
Website: Credit/Debit, check payments accepted through our BSA link. Choose "current tax payments" from the services menu.
Community Shores Bank - Causeway location only: Summer payments only accepted July through September 14 and Winter payments only accepted December through February 14. *No partial payments accepted.

*Tax and Assessing information -> Dalton Township BSA Link
*To view, users must create an account, this resource is free to residents.
 above link can also be used for online tax payments.
*Info. is updated daily; please allow up to 48 hours for payments to process/post.

Interest & Penalty
Unpaid summer taxes begin accruing a 1% interest September 15th
and every month thereafter until February (see below).
All Unpaid Taxes  as of February 15th (both summer and winter),
in addition to interest amounts listed above, will have a 3% penalty applied.
All unpaid taxes are sent to Muskegon County March 1st and are payable
only at the County Treasurer's office.

*ONLY the Muskegon Co. Treasurer will accept payments after March 1st.