Connect with Plainfield Township Remotely

The Township is committed to the safety and well-being of the public and our employees and therefore, is encouraging the public to connect with us remotely as all township facilities are open by appointment only, effective Nov. 16.
Among the recommendations surrounding COVID-19, Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer has advised  workplaces implement social distancing measures and conduct business remotely, when possible. Therefore, the township is strongly encouraging residents to contact our departments through the following means. 

On the Township website:
  • Pay a bill
  • Complete a permit form
  • Get information regarding Township services such as property assessment, elections, voter registration, tax collection, code enforcement, planning and zoning, public safety, water and sewer
Email the Township
  • Use the department directory to find an email address and phone number
  • If you don't know what department to email, send inquiries to and the Township will direct your inquiry to the correct person
Call the Township

  • 616.364.8466 for general inquiries or
  • Use the department directory  to make a specific appointment
Use the Township’s drop box
  • Plainfield Township has two drop boxes outside of Township Hall where payments can be made 24/7
Follow the Township on Facebook
  • Like @PlainfieldTownship on Facebook to stay up to date on news in the community.
The Township will continue to follow advice from health experts at the Centers for Disease Control, Kent County Health Department and the state of Michigan. As response to the outbreak of COVID-19 continues, further changes to public services may occur.
If there are additional changes to services, the Township will continue to inform residents through our website, e-newsletter, and Facebook page.