7315 Territorial Road
Watervliet, MI 49098
Phone: (269) 468-8040
Fax: (269) 468-3498
General Office Hours: Monday, Tuesday & Thursday – 7:30 am – 12:30 pm
Building/Zoning Hours: Tuesday & Thursday – 7:30 am – 9:30 am
Assessor Hours: Tuesday – 9:00 am – 12:30 pm
Winter Taxes Are Due February 28, 2014
Summer Taxes were due September 16, 2013. To make a payment, for Summer Taxes, please contact Berrien County Treasurer at 269-983-7111 Ext. 8569.
Tax Collection Dates & Times.
Saturday, December 14 - 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Thursday, December 26 - 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Thursday, January 16 - 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Friday, February 14 - 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. & 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Friday, February 28 - 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. & 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
If you are a senior citizen (62 years of age), or a paraplegic, quadriplegic, eligible service person, veteran or eligible widow, blind person, a permanently disabled person, with a household income of $40,000 or less, and you filed a summer deferment, your summer tax bill is due by February 14, 2014, without penalty or interest.
LIBRARIES: Bainbridge Residents are in the Coloma Library service area. Coloma Library cards are also eligible to receive a MichiCard. With the MichiCard a person may visit other libraries in Michigan that participate in the MichiCard program.
NOTIFICATION OF BURNING: Before burning please call the fire department which serves your district:
Benton Township Fire Dept.: 925-3958
North Berrien Fire Dept.: 468-4412
Watervliet Fire Dept.: 463-4233
Sister Lakes Fire Dept.: 424-3145
You will need to provide the following information: name, address, phone number, township of residence, location, date and time you are burning. A map of your fire district is also located in the posting board outside the Township Hall.
You are responsible for the cost of a fire run whether the equipment is needed or not. Please contact your insurance agent to make certain your homeowner’s policy includes a minimum of $1,500 for fire run protection.