Laketon Township

Laketon Township Clean Up Day

Open to Laketon Township Residents ONLY When:  Saturday May 18, 2024  8:30 am to 3:00 pm (Do Not arrive any sooner than 8:30 am) Where:  Laketon Township Hall, 2735 W. Giles Rd. What:  Disposal of a variety of residential waste/junk materials – please click this link for a detailed informational flyer. VOLUNTEERS NEEDED:  If anyone […]

Upcoming Election Dates

Laketon Township DOES NOT have a special election in May 2024. Here in Laketon Township the upcoming 2024 election dates area as follows: Tuesday August 6, 2024 – Primary Election Tuesday November 5, 2024 – General Election If you have questions or need assistance, please call the Laketon Township Clerk’s Dept. 231-744-2454 during regular office […]

Road Improvement Work In the Area

Road Improvement Work – Whitehall Rd (from Michillinda to Lakewood Rd) and Michillinda Rd (from Whitehall Rd to Zeller Rd) While this work is north of Laketon Twp – you may travel the area and want to find an alternate route during the construction. Click the link for more details!   https://mailchi.mp/8dfb95d1e34f/road-work-advisory-ravenna-rd-9436381?e=2d6311ae18    

Weber Rd- Schwemer Drain Construction

This is a project of the Muskegon County Water Resources Commission: Some concerns have been expressed by residents in the area – and we are happy to pass along the following information. Per the Muskegon County Water Resources Commission: 1. The construction contractor has been in communication with the school bus garage during the entire […]

Prevent the Spread of Oak Wilt

OAK WILT – Do Not trim or cut Oak trees between April 15th and July 15th – this prevents the spread of the Oak Wilt Disease. For more information on Oak Wilt, please visit the Michigan DNR website – link provided below. https://www.michigan.gov/invasives/id-report/disease/oak-wilt  

Burn Permits for Open Burning

The Michigan DNR is the governmental entity in charge of open burning regulations. Typically, the site is updated at 10:00 am, letting people know if open burning is allowed that day, HOWEVER  during the spring/early summer months, conditions can change quickly and burning may be disallowed or turned off at any given time due to […]

Check NOW for Invasive Moth Egg Masses

Now’s the time of year (early spring) to check your trees for spongy moth (formerly known as gypsy moths) egg masses. Click the link below for information from the Michigan DNR! https://www.michigan.gov/invasives/id-report/insects/spongy-moth  

Truck For Sale

Laketon Township is now accepting bids on the vehicle listed below. 1991 Chevrolet K3500 with 5.7L V8 (K) Gas FI. It has 47,000 miles on it and needs some work.  Click here to see photos. This vehicle was taken in for mechanical service – the mechanic reported the following: “Removed cylinder head and found crack […]

Muskegon County Recycling Event

When:  Saturday 4/27/2024 9:00 am to 1:00 pm Where:  1350 E. Keating Ave What:  Tires, Household Hazardous Waste and Electronics Click this link for a detailed informational flyer.  

Yard Waste Site Opened 3/26/2024

The yard waste site opened for the season on Tuesday March 26, 2024 – cards are now available and cost $25.00. Please purchase in the office during office hours M-F 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. After hours and on Saturdays you can purchase at the yard waste site site with cash or check only – […]