Mackinaw Township - Cheboygan County, Michigan.
On the Straits of Mackinac.
Mackinaw Township
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Mackinaw Township WeatherWelcome to Mackinaw Township

About Our Township

Mackinaw Township is a General Law Township with a population of approximately 576 residents, There are 319 residents within the village and 257 outside the village limits. We are located at the northwestern tip of Cheboygan County along the Straits of Mackinac to the Mackinac Bridge.

Township News:

Annual Trash Pick-Up DayAnnual Spring Clean-Up Day

Saturday, MAY 21, 2016 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM.
Located At The Village Recycling Center.

Sponsored By: Mackinaw Township, The Village Of Mackinaw City & Wawatam Township. Open to residents of sponsoring agents only.  Limit one (1) trailer or pick-up load per resident (please bring proof of residence).

Items Accepted: Carpet, Old Aluminum Chairs, Wood & Metal Items (Up To 4 Foot In Length), Appliances, Mattresses, Most Anything Not Listed Below.  We Will Be Recycling Small Appliances, Electronics And Fluorescent Bulbs.

Items Not Accepted:  Household Waste, Motor Oil, Car Batteries, Hazardous Waste (I.E. Paint, Thinners, Solvents, Chemicals), Appliances With Freon, Yard Waste.

Primary & General Election Information:

For information on the Primary and general elections please visit the Web Voter Information Center at

2010 Census Information:

Mackinaw Township Hall - Winter 2005Summer Taxes:

The Michigan General Property Tax Act has been amended with Public Act 24 of 2005 to allow certain citizens, including senior citizens, veterans and persons with disabilities, to defer their summer property taxes. Click here for more information.

Mackinaw to
Hawks Rail-Trail:

The projects Executive Summary has been added to General Information section.