Updates & Important Notices:


Last 2021 Bulk Trash was August 30th. The Waste Management Company responsible for pick up is running behind; estimated pick up is Thurs 9/22. Continue to leave your trash curbside. If you have not already called our office to report your area as a missed pickup please do so. Acceptable items for bulk trash click here. 

Final recycling collection event of the year on Saturday, October 2 from 9am-12pm at the City of Otsego, DPW located at 243 N. Farmer Street. This event is open to township residents! For more info on acceptable items click here.

Water/Sewer & Tax Payments:

Otsego Township now offers doxo pay. Please click "Pay Bill" to pay through doxo. Paying with your bank account is free. There is small fee when you pay with a credit or debit card. In order to pay your bill on time, please be prepared for the processing time of 6 days via bank acount or 4 days via credit/debit card. You will need your account number to make a payment. (We cannot accept credit/debit cards in person. If you wish to pay by card, you will need to use doxo pay online.)

Otsego Township

400 N. 16th Street, PO Box 257

Otsego, Michigan  49078

(269) 694 - 9434 Office

(269) 207-3819 Public Utilties Manager

(269) 694-2795 Fax


Office Hours:

Monday through Thursday, 8am to 4pm   Office is closed on all Federal Holidays

Public Works: Monday through Friday, 8am to 4pm




Otsego Township was formed in 1836 and included the present day Dorr, Hopkins, Watson and Otsego Townships. These townships were legally separated in 1842.  Otsego Village was incorporated in 1865 and granted city status in 1918. 

Located in the southeastern corner of Allegan County, Otsego Township offers it's residents a rural setting with diverse recreational opportunities.  Residents can enjoy access to the Kalamazoo River for fishing and boating, Bittersweet Ski Resort for skiing and the Lynx Golf course.  Otsego Township also offers a variety of shopping and dining establishments.

Otsego Township is a general law township served by a seven member Board of Trustees which includes a Supervisor, Clerk, Treasurer and four Trustees.