Welcome to Chesterfield Township
"Gateway to Anchor Bay"
Welcome to the official
website for the Charter Township of Chesterfield.
Originally established as a general law township in
1842, we became a Charter Township in 1989 to better
serve the residents in our rapidly growing
community. Located in the Northeast quadrant of
Macomb County, Michigan we are approximately 30
miles north of Downtown Detroit. Chesterfield’s land
mass consist of a little more then 26 square miles
and our entire eastern boundary is along Anchor Bay
in northern Lake St. Clair.
Three public school districts serve the educational
needs of our school age population. Anchor Bay
New Haven Schools all provide a wide range of
programs to assure an outstanding educational
We are open weekdays from 8:00am to 4:30pm and can
be reached at (586)949-0400. Our fax number is
(586)949-4108. The Municipal Building is located at
47275 Sugarbush, just a quarter mile north of 21
Mile Rd and half mile east of I-94.
Our Website’s Purpose:
To provide information
to Township residents regarding Local, County and
State government matters. The Website shall be
utilized to electronically publish information to
internet users about Chesterfield Township, Macomb
County and State of Michigan municipal matters.
Macomb County Public Works is urging all users of the sanitary sewer system to
STOP flushing bathroom wipes. While bathroom wipes are marketed as “flushable” the wipes do not break down and are plugging the bypass pumps that are diverting the flow of sewage from the collapsed pipe in Fraser. All residents are urged to suspend the flushing of all types of bathroom wipes until further notice.