Weekly pick up is on Thursday unless a holiday falls within the week, then the pick up may be on Friday.
Garbage/Solid Waste Service Collection Guidelines
The recycling drop-off is located behind the Township Hall. You can recycle your household items from 7:00 A.M. to 7:00 P.M. Please follow the guidelines provided by American Waste and DO NOT place trash or any non-recyclable items within the compartments as they will contaminate the entire load.
Recycling Program Guidelines
The rental fee and deposit are due the day of the event. Any deviation in this procedure is subject to Township discretion. The security deposit will be refunded after the function providing no damage has occurred. Rental fees are not refundable. Refer to the Hall Rental Agreement for more details.
Cemetery hours are sunrise to sunset
A copy of the Arthur Township Ordinance can be obtained from the Arthur Township Clerk
The rates are in effect as of October 1, 2019
$400 per lot (2 burial sites) for residents and Taxpayers of Arthur Township.
$600 per lot (2 burial sites) for former residents of Arthur Township
$50 per transfer of a plot from an original purchaser to a qualified assignee.
Summer: April 1 to November 30, grave opening/closing:
Vault $500, Cremains with vault $250, Cremains $150, Baby Casket $200
Winter: December 1 to March 31 grave opening/closing:
Vault$750, Cremains with vault $350, Cremains $250, Baby Casket $300
Burials on weekends or holidays will be $100 additional charge
MONUMENTS AND FOUNDATIONS:
Foundations to be a minimum of 2 inches larger on all four sides than the dimensions of the headstone. Full payment of $0.30 per inch is expected at the time of the foundation request.
Contact Jeffrey Smith (989) 339-6726, the Arthur Township Sexton, to view the available plots or to arrange for a burial. Contact the Township Clerk purchase a plot.