If anyone is interested Danby Township can now order township flags with the new township logo on them. For an order to be placed we must have at least 5 orders at a time. The size is 2' x 3' for a one-sided flag at a cost of $75.00. If interested email a board member of call any board member and we can give you more information.
Community Cleanup 2016
Think Spring.....2016 Spring Clean Up Day
The Annual Community Clean Up will be held Saturday, April 30th at the Department of Public Works compound. This year’s Clean Up will again be a joint effort between the City of Portland, Portland Township and Danby Township! Hours will be from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m
Any type of junk or trash that can legally be placed in a landfill will be accepted. We can not accept the following items; tires, lead acid batteries, sewage, yard trimmings, hazardous waste, liquids, radioactive materials, barrels or drums which are not empty and crushed, compressed gas cylinders which are not empty and disabled, appliances containing Freon (unless a valid reclamation sticker is attached). To keep our environment clean do not cut the Freon lines on appliances, they WILL NOT be accepted without a sticker. Any container with a hazardous waste label, ignitable, corrosive, reactive or toxic materials, medical wastes (unless sterilized and labeled), and asbestos wastes unless double wrapped, labeled and manifested WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. Absolutely No Hazardous Wastes Will Be Accepted, please dispose of these items on Saturday, (tbd) at the Hazardous Waste Disposal.
We will also be separating recyclable items such as tin, steel, aluminum, etc. We will have dumpsters on site for these items, so please keep this in mind when loading your truck or trailer.
You must be a resident of the City of Portland, Danby Township, or Portland Township to participate in the Community Clean Up. You will be asked to furnish a picture I.D. by the DPW attendant before being allowed to unload your truck or trailer.
Call Royal at 647-6129 from 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Monday through Friday with any questions. Please take advantage of this FREEopportunity to clean up your property, garage and home. If everyone does a little bit, we can all make a big difference in improving the appearance of our community. Share the news of this joint effort with your friends and family that reside in either Portland Township or Danby Township
The Recycling Center for the City of Portland is located on the Northside of the Department of Public Works at 451 Morse Dr. For more informtion please call 517-647-3205.
Clear & Colored Glass
Tin Cans & Aluminum
#1 PETE Plastic Bottles & Jugs
#2 HDPE Colored Bottles & Jugs
#2 HDPE Milk Jugs
Portland District Library 334 Kent St. Portland, Mi. 48875 Phone: 647-6981 Fax: 647-2738 Hours of Operation - Mon. through Thurs. 9:00 - 8:00 Friday 9:00 - 5:00 Saturday 9:00 - 2:00
Services – Books (3 week check out) Books on CD (3 week check-out) Dvds. (3 week check-out) Magazines (3 week check-out) Newspapers (in-house use) Portland R&O (since 1868); Ionia County Sentinel Standard; Lansing State Journal. Other - Fax Copier Internet Use (please read policy) Income tax forms Local history information Computer games for children Online encyclopedias Downloadable ebooks and audiobooks Ancestry. com is available for Genealogy information Pronunciator language learning program for use at library or at home In addition - One on One Computer help is available. If interested call the Library at 517-647-6981.
Mulliken District Library 135 Main St. Mulliken, Mi. 48861 Phone: 649-8611 Fax: 649-2207 Hours of Operation Monday – 10 am – 6 pm Tues. & Thurs. – 3 – 8 pm Friday – 1 – 6 pm
Services - Books (2 week check out) Books & Mag. On CD (2 week check out) DVD (1 day check out) Other – Fax Copier Income Tax Forms