**ALERT - Safety precautions are being taken to slow the spread of coronavirus** Until further notice, the Lake Township Clerk's home office will be closed to the public. The clerk can be reached by email: laketownshipclerk@gmail.com or by phone: 989-202-4684

Also, the township board has waived all fee and permitting requirements for garage sales for this year.

June 5: 5pm Site Plan Meeting - click here for notice details

June 9: 7pm Board Meeting - phone conference details pending

June 10: 5pm, ZBA Hearing - click here for notice details

**ALERT - Short-Term Rentals: Please take notice that the use of dwellings for short-term rentals, such as rentals facilitated through Airbnb or similar services, is prohibited in any residential zoning district within Lake Township pursuant to the Township Zoning Ordinance. Advertising or operating short-term rentals in any zoning district within the Township is also prohibited under State Executive Order 2020-42 and extended under other EO's, except as necessary to assist in housing a health care professional or volunteer aiding in the response to the COVID-19 crisis.   However, Lake Township is currently in the process of putting together a short-term rental ordinance which will allow us to oversee the rental process. 

If you have a large item that doesn't fit in your blue bin that you can call Republic at (800) 578-2664. 

Lake Township DOES NOT have a dump site.  The closest one is Harrison.

flat $3.00 fee for an electronic check or 3% for a credit card

Lake Twp.

PO Box 536

Houghton Lake, MI 48629-0536

Phone: (989) 202-4684

 

Supervisor: Dave Emmons

279 Long Point Dr.

Houghton Lake MI 48629

Phone: (989) 422-2321 laketownshipsupervisor@gmail.com

 

Clerk: Tonya Clare

PO Box 536

Houghton Lake MI 48629

Phone: (989) 202-4684 laketownshipclerk@gmail.com

 

Deputy Clerk: Pam Surprenant

Phone: (989) 202-4684

laketownshipdepclerk@gmail.com

Treasurer: Harry Trier

PO Box 536

Houghton Lake MI 48629

Phone: (989) 422-6628 laketownshiptreasurer@gmail.com

Board Meetings are conducted the 2nd Tuesday of each month, 7 p.m. at the Lake Township Hall 1380 N. Michelson Rd., Houghton Lake

Lake Township Fire Dept: 13473 W Shore Dr

Phone: (989) 422-5315 (the station is not manned, for emergencies call 911, if you want to talk with the chief, call him directly)

laketownshipfd@gmail.com 

LTFD Fire Chief: Scott Wrzesinski

Phone: (989) 233-4437

apba07@yahoo.com

Zoning Board of Appeals: Dean Hull,

Chairperson

Phone: (517) 749-1788

deh6767@gmail.com 

Planning Commission: George Mika, 

Chairperson 

Phone: (989) 202-2421 

laketwppcchair@gmail.com  

Trustee: Tony Farhat

12374 W Shore Dr.

Houghton Lake, MI 48629

Phone: (616) 485-2987

tonyf1841@gmail.com 

 

Trustee: Chris Lukatch

1140 Long Point Dr.

Houghton Lake, MI 48629

Phone: (619) 415-1950 

c.lukatch@gmail.com

Ordinance Enforcement Officer:

Kevin Rose

Phone: (989) 202-4736

krose12400@gmail.com

12400 W Shore Dr

Assessor: Mike Houserman

Phone: (989) 302-0848 houserman.assessing@yahoo.com

 

If you wish to join our email list, for monthly board meeting reminders, please email tonyf1841@gmail.com with the following information:

Subject line: Request to be added for Lake Township emails.

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Local address

Phone#

 

Lake Township is closed for the following 2020 Holidays:

                  January 1
                  January 20
                  February 17

                  April 10
                  May 25
                  July 3
                  September 7
                  November 11
                  November 26/27
                  December 24/27

                  December 31
                  

2020-21 Lake Township board meeting dates

7pm, 2nd Tuesday of each month

Apr 14

May 12

Jun 9

Jul 14

Aug 11

Sept 8

Oct 13

Nov 10

Dec 8

Jan 12, 2021

Feb 9, 2021

Mar 9, 2021