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  • Notary Information:  A Notary is now available at the Township Hall Monday through Thursday from 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. free of charge.
  • Presque Isle County Economic Development Corporation:  Please click link for more information.
  • Live Dumpster Camera:  Wondering if the recycling dumpsters are full?  You can now view a live feed of the township hall security camera.  Click here.


  • Election Signs Reminder:  In Michigan, stealing or defacing political signs is a misdemeanor that can carry a maximum penalty of a $500 fine or imprisonment of up to 90 days in jail.  Please do not vandalize or remove election signs.  Thank you!
  • EGLE: “The Water’s Edge”:  The Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy has an informational brochure about helping the fish and wildlife on your lakeshore property.  To view the brochure, click here.
  • Budget Calculations Worksheet:  If you ever wonder where Presque Isle Township’s taxes go, please download this Budget Calculations Worksheet.  Presque Isle Township receives $201,293.37 out of a $201,293,372 valuation.
  • Volunteers Needed for Inland Lake Water Testing:  Mary Anne McCoy is looking for volunteers who would like to assist her in testing our local inland lakes.  There have been questions about bacteria and nitrates in Grand Lake, Lake Esau and Long Lake due to faulty septic systems.  If you are interested in volunteering, please contact me at:
  • Attention Fertilizer Users:  We all want a green lawn that’s lush, but fertilizers containing phosphorus and nitrogen can harm lakes and ecosystems in a process known as eutrophication.  Eutrophication leads to algal blooms which produce toxins and kill marine life.  For more information, click here:  National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences: Algal Blooms (
  • Lake Level Order Updates:  On June 3rd, Presque Isle County held a public hearing on preliminary special assessment districts for Lake Esau and Grand Lake water levels.  To view the power point presentation from the hearing, click here.


  • FOIA Request
  • Absentee Ballot Information
  • ATTENTION ABSENTEE VOTERS:  To ensure that you get your requested absentee ballots for the August, 6th, 2024 and November 5th, 2024 elections, please inform the Clerk if your mailing address is NOT the same as your Presque Isle address.  THE POST OFFICE WILL NOT FORWARD YOUR BALLOT


  • Cashier/Lighthouse Attendant:  We are currently seeking cashiers to work at the Old and New Lighthouse gift shops this summer.  If interested, send an email to: or call (989)595-2752.
  • Part-Time Summer Maintenance/Groundskeeper:  Duties will include painting, grass cutting, and light maintenance at the lighthouse parks and township hall under the supervision of the Facilities Manager.  If interested, please email or call 989-595-2752.
  • Landscaper:  We are currently seeking a professional landscaper to plant flowers and shrubs at the Old Lighthouse.  If interested, please contact Township Clerk Cynthia Paavola at (989)595-2752, extension 2.