Thomas Township


  • Reserves the right to refuse any/all requests.
  • Cannot guarantee placement of your banner.
  • Requests are handled on a first come, first serve basis.
  • Thomas Township events / activities shall be given priority over ALL other requests.
  • Only events that are considered community events that are open to the community shall be  allowed to be displayed.
  • An application MUST be submitted at least 45 days prior to the request for display.  This is important because Thomas Township must request approval from MDOT.
  • Will provide installation & removal of banner at a cost of $150.00 payable with application.
  • Cannot be responsible for any damage incurred by the banner during its display, or installation or removal.
  • A copy of the applicants  insurance policy with at least $1,000,000  in liability must be presented at the time of application with Thomas Township and Thomas Township DDA  listed as an insured party.
  • Reserves the right to remove any banner without notice.  No refund shall be given to applicants if removed early.
  • May set time limits on any banner displayed.
  • A maximum of 3 weeks is allowed for a banner to be displayed at any one time prior to an event. (Holiday displays are the exception.  In such a case, 6 weeks may be granted.)
  • No political banners will be allowed per MDOT rules.
  • No banner may advertise for a business or promote an individual sale, or advertise any merchandise per MDOT rules.
  • ABSOLUTELY NO sponsorship or business names will be allowed on any banners to be displayed.



  • Banner to be displayed over Gratiot Rd. (M-46) a maximum of 21 days.
  • Seasonal banners may be displayed a maximum of 42 days.
  • Banners cannot display advertising, promote sales or publicize any merchandise.
  • Banners cannot be political in nature.
  • Decorations cannot include flashing lights that may distract motorists.
  • MDOT may cancel this permit at anytime  if it’s installation in anyway becomes dangerous to motorists or interferes with traffic movement.









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August 2019
July 28, 2019July 29, 2019July 30, 2019

Category: Community EventsPicnic In The Park Concert Series- Laurie & The Lefties

Picnic In The Park Concert Series- Laurie & The Lefties
July 31, 2019August 1, 2019August 2, 2019August 3, 2019

Category: Community EventsShields Lions Club Parade

Shields Lions Club Parade
August 4, 2019August 5, 2019

Category: Community EventsBoard Meeting

Board Meeting
August 6, 2019

Category: Community EventsPicnic In The Park Concert Series- Michele Spitz

Picnic In The Park Concert Series- Michele Spitz
August 7, 2019August 8, 2019August 9, 2019August 10, 2019

Category: Community EventsBrush Site Open

Brush Site Open
August 11, 2019August 12, 2019August 13, 2019

Category: Community EventsZoning Board of Appeals (if needed)

Zoning Board of Appeals (if needed)

Category: Community EventsPicnic In The Park Concert Series- Todd Michael Band

Picnic In The Park Concert Series- Todd Michael Band
August 14, 2019August 15, 2019August 16, 2019August 17, 2019

Category: Community EventsRuff Around Roberts Park

Ruff Around Roberts Park
August 18, 2019August 19, 2019August 20, 2019August 21, 2019

Category: Community EventsPlanning Commission Meeting

Planning Commission Meeting
August 22, 2019August 23, 2019

Category: Community EventsSpecial Board Meeting

Special Board Meeting
August 24, 2019

Category: Community EventsBrush Site Open

Brush Site Open
August 25, 2019August 26, 2019

Category: Community EventsParks Commission Meeting

Parks Commission Meeting
August 27, 2019August 28, 2019August 29, 2019

Category: Community EventsOffice Closed For Staff Training

Office Closed For Staff Training
August 30, 2019August 31, 2019

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