To All Salem Residents

Effective immediately, all residents who are on the monthly recycle schedule will receive a covered wheel cart. The cart will arrive shortly! If you are not on the recycle schedule and would like to be, simply contact the office at 616-896- 9857, ask for Kathy, or email Allegan County Recycle Guide 2020.

Welcome to Salem Township

Bulletin Board


Support the Salem Township Fire Department by purchasing a safety sign for your home. These highly reflective, visible signs help 911 personnel find your home quickly in the event of an emergency. Click on this link to access the Order Form along with instructions to order your sign.

Order Form


We are a member of the Wayland Area Ambulance Service. They will transport you to any area hospital. Wayland offers Ambulance insurance for $37.00 a year, or $111.00, for 4 years. Call 1-269-792-2958 with any questions. The yearly policy must be renewed on the 15th of June every year. The 4 year policy must be renewed every 4 years on the 15th of June. On the 4 year policy, you pay for 3 years, and the fourth year is free.

Township Information

3003 142nd Ave.
P.O. Box 49
Burnips, MI 49314

Phone: (616)896-9857
Fax: (616)896-7247

Office Hours
We are open on Tuesdays and Thursdays from
9AM - 12PM and 1PM - 4PM.

The Assessor will be in on Tuesday afternoons from 4:00PM - 7:00PM.

Township Officials

Supervisor: Jim Pitsch
Clerk: Betty Brower
Treasurer: Ashley Brower
Assessor: Lynette Wagner
Trustee: Dan Striegle
Trustee: Don Sebright
Fire Chief: Dan Kipen