News & Announcements
Posted June 23, 2021
Bid packets are now available for the proposed directionally drilled sewer line to service residents along Green Acres Road and M-26. Contact the Upper Peninsula Engineers and Architects (UPEA) ...
Posted June 14, 2021
The Township Board of Review (B.O.R.) will conduct a public, "in-person" meeting at the Doelle Senior Citizen Center located in Tapiola beginning at 10:00 AM. This meeting will not be held via ...
Posted June 10, 2021
The Consumer Confidence Report (CCR) is a required, yearly summary of the water quality testing done by the Township and it's (2) suppliers (City of Houghton & Adams Township) of water supplied to ...
Posted June 9, 2021
Attention Voters: There will be an election on August 3, 2021 for a renewal for the Canal View (formally Houghton County Medical Care). All residents who are on the Absentee voter list have been sent ...
Posted June 8, 2021
Come-one-come-all to the Tapiola Forest King Independance Day Parade. Family fun in an outdoor setting. Where: Downtown Tapiola When: July 3rd 2021 (Saturday) Start ...
Posted May 10, 2021
On June 10, 2021 there will be a Zoom Planning Commission (P.C.) Work Session at 7:00 PM (est) to discuss Zoning Manual Changes and Definitions, and the proposed B-3 Quiet Buisiness Zoning District ...
Posted May 6, 2021
The Charter Township of Portage will conduct their Monthly Meeting on May 10, 2021 at 10:30 AM using Zoom. The public is invited to attend and participate during the (2) Public Comment Periods. The ...
Posted April 29, 2021
Posted April 20, 2021
The Houghton Road Commission is once again offering Calcium Chloride as a dust pallative during the summer months. It is being offered through the Township at $1.80 per gallon. Please contact the ...
Posted December 15, 2020
At the November 9, 2020 Remote Zoom Twp. monthly board meeting, Ordinance 148 was read for the second time and was subsequently adopted. It will go into affect on January 1, 2021. See the attached ...
Posted December 15, 2020
Until further notice the Twp. will continue to hold monthly Board of Trustee meetings remotely using Zoom. Monthly meetings will occur on the second Monday of each month at 10:30 A.M. (See Attachment ...
Posted October 27, 2020
Attention Residents: The Clerk's Office will be open on Saturday, October 31st. from 9 A.M. to 5 P.M. to accept absentee ballots. Posted: 10/27/2020 Amy Skewes - Clerk
Posted July 1, 2020
For citizen review.
Posted July 1, 2020
Here is the latest Township Stormwater Runoff Ordinance that will be discussed at a a Planning Commission Public Hearing on July 16, 2020 at 7:00 P.M. via zoom remote software. (See Planning ...
Posted June 26, 2020
Over the past few months the Board of Trustees in public forums have discussed Recreational Marijuana and how it might be introduced in the Township. This is a brief synopsis of those discussions. ...
Posted May 11, 2020
Posted March 31, 2020
Here is some information about the newly passed Cares Act which has the Payroll Protection Program contained within it. Such entities as: eligible non-profits, independent contractors, small ...
Posted March 17, 2020
Here's the form for automatic payments for water/sewer and tax bills
Posted March 16, 2020
The Township has taken steps to limit both the public as well as staff possible exposure to the CoVid Virus. (see attached memo)
Posted November 5, 2019
Here is an excellent, informative web-site about battery recycling: https://store.intellaliftparts.com/c/battery-disposal-and-the-environment.html
Posted May 14, 2019
At the May 13, 2019 Monthly Board of Trustees Meeting Commercial/Business rate schedule for water and sewer was passed.
Posted March 28, 2019
As of April 01, 2019 this rate schedule applies.
Posted July 18, 2018
Property taxes can be paid in person from 3:00 P.M. to 6:00 P.M., Tuesday and Thursday afternoons. The Deputy-Treasurer will be present during those times to answer any explicit questions about your ...
Posted August 2, 2017
Monthly Board Minutes are available in hard copy at the Township Office located at 47240 Green Acres Road during normal business hours Monday thru Thursday, 9:00 am thru 3:00 pm.
Posted May 18, 2017
This 5 year plan was adopted by the Board of Trustees. It will be used for resource allocation and grant pursuance.
Posted July 26, 2016
This plan is required by the Federal Government to assist English challenged individuals.