Hazardous Waste Collection in April, electronics recycling rescheduled The new dates for the 2020 Electronics Recycling and Household Hazardous Waste Collection events are Oct. 10 and Oct. 31.

Electronics Recycling will take place 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Oct. 10, 2020 at River Bends Park located at 5700 22 Mile Road. Please enter off 22 Mile Road between Shelby and Ryan roads. 

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day will take place 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 31, 2020 at River Bends Park, located at 5700 22 Mile Road. No electronics will be collected at this event.

For a full list of accepted items, visit the Solid Waste and Recycling Committee page.
"Stay Home, Stay Safe" Executive Order Response

The Charter Township of Shelby reopened Township Hall and some associated buildings June 8. Residents are encouraged to call any township department to attempt to conduct business via the phone, email or website. Residents can also email township staff at for general questions.

The Shelby Township Fire Department and the Shelby Township Police Department are responding to emergency calls. Please use discretion when seeking emergency services.

Trash pick-up will continue regularly on scheduled pick-up days, and the Department of Public Works is responding to all calls. Please call 586-731-5990 concerning DPW business and dial 844-464-3587 to reach GFL Environmental for calls concerning trash pick-up.

Please note that, in light of the ongoing virus emergency, the Building Department modified its inspection procedures. The department is actively performing permit processing, plan reviews and inspections.You may call the Building Department at 586-731-5969 or email to conduct business.

Inspections of owner-occupied homes are restricted for safety purposes. If your project involves an owner-occupied home, please refer to the information on the Virtual Inspection Program.

For other projects, if an inspection request involves the interior of a building, the building or area under inspection must be vacated of personnel at the time of inspection to avoid person to person contact. In all cases, the department observes social distancing and other orders of the Governor.

The Building Department is asking the community to adhere to Best Practice Guidelines for the Construction Industry set forth by the Michigan Department of Labor & Economic Opportunity.


As we work together to combat the spread of COVID-19, please maintain social distancing in our parks. To help facilitate this, we’ve closed some amenities such as playgrounds and active recreation sites such as basketball and volleyball courts. For more information on the Parks, Recreation and Maintenance Department's re-opening schedule visit

The 41 A District Court remains open for all essential matters during this time. The court is adjourning all but essential issues as there will be limited in-person assistance at the front counter. Make payments via the court's dropbox or online. Closures for the 41 A District Court are set by the State of Michigan’s Court Administrator. For more information on the court’s hours and access, please call the court at 586-739-7325.

Visit for a department directory. Information is also regularly updated at

Letter from Township Supervisor Rick Stathakis regarding "Stay Home, Stay Safe" order

Shelby Township Employee Return-To-Work Strategy & Employee COVID-19 FAQ

Macomb County Department of Roads, township Beautification Committee cancel April 25 Clean-Up Day

In accordance with the Macomb County Department of Roads, the Shelby Township Beautification Committee cancelled its April 25 Clean-Up Day event. A make-up day may be set by the committee during the summer. For more information, visit


Notice from the Macomb County Department of Roads spring 2020 roadside clean-up