Township, Village, & City Government


Almira Township 2nd Monday 6pm

Benzonia Township 2nd Tuesday, 3pm

Blaine Township First Thursday, 7:30pm

Colfax Township 2nd Wednesday, 7pm

Crystal Lake Township 3rd Tuesday, 7pm

City of Frankfort 3rd Tuesday 5 pm

Gilmore Township 2nd Tuesday 7 pm

Homestead Township 1st Monday, 6pm

Inland Township 2nd Monday, 5pm

Joyfield Township 1st Wednesday 7 pm

Lake Township 1st Thursday, 7pm

Platte Township 1st Tuesday of 1st month each Quarter,
Jan., April, June, September.

Weldon Township 2nd Tuesday, 7pm


(Vote at Township Hall unless noted)

Almira Township Ÿ Township Hall, 7276 Ole White Drive, Lake Ann, MI 49650

Clerk: Tammy Clous     231/275-5862

Office Hours:  Monday     Tuesday     Wednesday, 8:00 am – 4:00 pm


Benzonia Township ŸTownship Hall, 1020 Michigan Ave, PO Box 224, Benzonia, MI  49616

Clerk:  Diana Heller     231/882-4411, X11

Office Hours: Monday – Thursday, 9:00 am – 2:00 pm


Blaine Township Township Hall, 4760 Herring Grove Road, Arcadia, MI  49613

Clerk: Marjorie Rohn     231/352-5977

Office Hours: By appointment


Colfax Township Ÿ Township Hall, 7607 Michigan Ave, PO Box 68, Thompsonville, MI  49683

Clerk:  Audrey Swisher     Office:  231/378-2144     

Office Hours:  By Appointment


Crystal Lake Township Township Hall, POB 2129, 1651 Frankfort Hwy, Frankfort, MI 49635

Clerk:  Sue Sullivan     231/352-9791 Township Office   231/871-1194 Cell

Office Hours: Monday ˑ Tuesday   Wednesday 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 pm


Gilmore Township No Township Hall, P.O. Box 247, Elberta, MI  49628-0247

Poll: Elberta Community Bldg. Voting Materials @ 1246 Grace Rd.,(home) Frankfort, 49635

Clerk:  Shannon Spencley    231/510-1676 (Cell)   gilmoretwp­­   Office Hours by appt.


Homestead Township Ÿ Township Hall, POB 315, 11508 Honor Hwy, Honor, MI  49640

Clerk:  Karen Mallon   231/325-6772

Office Hours:  By appointment


Inland Township Ÿ Township Hall, 19668 Honor Hwy, Interlochen, MI 49643

Clerk: Rose Wirth   231/275-6568 (Office)    231/640-2355 (Cell)

Office Hours: Mondays & Tuesdays 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm


Joyfield Township Ÿ Township Hall, POB 256, 5940 Benzie Hwy, Benzonia, MI 49616-0256

Clerk:  Dodie Putney    231/649-0614  

Office Hours: By appointment


Lake Township Ÿ Township Hall, 5153 Scenic Hwy, Honor, MI 49640

Clerk: Dotty Blank    231/325-5202 (Office)

Office Hours:  Mondays & Wednesdays, 9:00 am to 3:00 pm   Fridays, 9:00 am to Noon


Platte Township Ÿ Township Hall, 11935 Fowler Rd (Physical) or 6821 Indian Hill Rd, Honor, MI 49640 (Mail)

Clerk:  Alison Michalak   231/325-2459 (Office)   231/930-7182 (Cell)

Office Hours: By appointment


Weldon Township Ÿ Township Hall, POB 570, 14731 Thompson Ave, Thompsonville, MI  49683

Clerk:  Fran Griffin   231/37- 2477

Office Hours:  By Appointment   Note: No dropbox at this location


City of Frankfort Ÿ City Hall, P.O. Box 351, 412 Main Street, Frankfort, MI 49635.

Clerk:  Christine Spence   231/352-7117

Office Hours:  Monday – Friday, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm






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Monthly Meetings

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Regular Meetings, 3rd Saturdays:
January 21
February 18
March 18
April 15
May 20
June 17
July — no meeting
August 19
September 16
October 21
November 18
December TBD

Business meetings, 1st Tuesdays:
February 7
March 7
April 4
May 2
June 6
July TBD
August 1
September 5
October 3
November 7
December 5