Messages from the Hall:

LOBBY IS OPEN on Tues & Thurs ONLY 8am - 5pm.

Budget Workshop on Monday, November 9th at 6:30 PM

Meisner Road Bridge Work


RECOR RD DETOUR/MEISNER RD CLOSURE: There will be a temporary detour setup by the SCC Road Commission on Recor Rd between King Rd & M-29. The detour will be in place while the bridge on Meisner Rd in East China is being replaced. Start date is around late July/ early August. Estimated project is 3-6 months. Signage is being setup in anticipation of it. Residents will be notified as to the official date when available.

Dear Residents,

I am forwarding these updates as soon as we receive them from The St. Clair County Health Department. This helps the message come from one source with accurate and updated information for the health and safety of all of our residents. Let's continue to be positive, take the precautions that the professional are advising and offering up a prayer along the way. 


Stay safe,
Linda Schweihofer

Our Updated 2019 Water Quality Report is NOW available Information is under Utility Department


Waste Management does not take it (866-797-9018).


Find the China Township Facebook Page:


Find the China Township Facebook Page:


SPECIAL MEETING NOTICE: Thursday, March 31, 2016 at 8:00 a.m., starting at China Township Hall - Annual Road Tour!


SPECIAL MEETING NOTICE: Thursday, March 31, 2016 at 8:00 a.m., starting at China Township Hall - Annual Road Tour!


Public Notices and News:

To track your Absentee Ballot CLICK HERE

Library Reopening Information

For Information on Food Distribution Locations CLICK HERE

For flu shot clinics CLICK HERE

We have a DROP BOX  located on the south side of our township hall. Water bills can be paid on line or you can use the drop box. Any forms you may need are available under the department.




East China Water Plant will still be open to the public, however you must call ahead if you need bulk (larger then 25 gallon container) 810-765-4647
SCC Council on Aging - For Seniors needing assistance (810) 987-8811. Information for Meals on Wheels (810)982-4400 & Transportation for Seniors (810) 984-4200


                              Charter Township of China

4560 Indian Trail

China, MI  48054

(810) 765-1145 Fax: (810) 765-4080



MAY 20, 2020


The Charter Township of China is planning for the potential community transmission of COVID-19 and is taking the necessary precautions to protect our residents and staff to slow the transmission of the virus.  The following actions are being taken as a precaution:

  1. Our lobby will be closed OPEN to the public until further notice WITH NEW LOBBY HOURS.
  2. All business can be conducted through mail, phone, email or online at www.chinatwp.net
  3. The drop box can be utilized for payments, permits being dropped off or any forms or paperwork.
  4. Any upcoming events are being postponed until further notice including the following:
    1. Children’s Easter Egg Hunt CANCELLED
    2. King Road SAD Informational Meeting CANCELLED
    3. ZBA Public Hearing  - RESCHEDULED FOR JULY 8TH
    4. Senior Lunches POSTPONED
    5. Tree give-away - May 30th 9 am
    6. Park Cleanup CANCELLED
  5. All non-essential business should be postponed until further notice. Open for all regular business.
  6. Non-essential meetings such as Zoning Board of Appeals, Planning Commission and Parks and Recreational Advisory Committee will be postponed until further notice held if deemed necessary.
  7. In the event that there is a Regular Board Meeting, residents can mail or email any public comments which will be read at the meeting.
  8. Any other business that cannot be handled in the above manner, please call the township to make an appointment.


                                     Linda Schweihofer, Supervisor / Deanna Moran, Clerk / Julia Rust, Treasurer

Trustees:  Alana Cook, Edward Neiman, Valerie Schweihofer, John Golan

You can find information regarding properties in China Township by clicking the red button:

Look up information regarding your property, including taxes and water bill balances. You can also pay your bills online by clicking on the big red button!

Click the following link to see Ordinance 169 regarding cross connections:  Ordinance 169

If you would like to see a Zoning Map of China Township, 

please click zoning map 2019

The final Belle River Watershed Management Plan – all nine chapters – are now available online at www.sccwater.org. The Plan is available chapter by chapter, as well as the Executive Summary and the Log Jam Management Plan. If you have any questions please contact St. Clair County Health Department, Division of Environmental Health.



Up Coming Meetings

Next Board Meeting: Monday, Oct 19, 2020 @ 7:00 pm  

Next Planning Commission Meeting:  Thursday, Oct. 15, 2020 @ 7:00 pm

Next Recreation Meeting:  Monday, Oct 12, 2020 @ 7:00 pm

ZBA Meeting: Wed. Oct 14, 2020 @ 7:00 pm

Next Neighborhood watch: TBA in March POSTPONED

Next Senior lunch: POSTPONED

China Township Calendar
Start Date/Time:
Friday, October 23, 2020
End Date/Time:
Friday, October 23, 2020
Recurring Event:
Recurring Event Every 2 week(s) on Friday until 1/29/2021 (total 52 events)
Normal Priority
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