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Welcome 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.

Town Hall address:
10595 Wallick Rd., P.O. Box 95,
Mackinaw City, MI 49701
Phone: 231-436-6064


Township News:


Notice of Regular Township Board Meeting to be Held Electronically

Please take notice that a regular meeting of the Mackinaw Township Board will be held on July 21, 2020 at 7 PM by electronic remote access.

Electronic remote access, in accordance with the Michigan Governor’s Executive Order 2020-48, will be implemented in response to COVID-19 social distancing requirements and Michigan Governor’s Executive Order 2020-42.

The public may participate in the meeting through telephonic access by dialing Phone number: 978-990-5117 and Access Code: 3745564#

Members of the public will only be able to speak during the public comment portion of the meeting and such comment will be limited to three minutes per person. If, prior to the meeting, members of the public have questions or wish to provide input on any business that will be addressed at the meeting, then such persons may contact the Township Board members through the Township Clerk by email to: or by mail at P.O. Box 95, Mackinaw City, MI 49701.

Maria Munns
Mackinaw township Clerk
231-436-6064


July Board Of Review Meeting

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of Review will hold a Special Meeting at the Township Hall, Wednesday, July 22 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. to correct Qualified errors, Principle Residence Exemptions, Qualified Agricultural Exemptions, Poverty Exemptions, and Qualified Disabled Veterans Exemptions in the 2020 assessment and, or tax roll.

Assessment appeals will also be considered if the appeal was not previously sent to the March Board of Review.

An owner of property that is a “qualified principle residence”, or is a “qualified agricultural property" on June 1, may appeal to the Board of review if an affidavit was claimed to have been filed, but the exemption was not on the tax roll. Pursuant to MCL 211.7b, exemptions for qualified disabled veterans or their surviving unmarried spouses may also be heard.

Appeals by letter or email are acceptable if received no later than July 21 at 2PM. Address appeals to: Board of Review, Mackinaw Township, P.O. Box 95, Mackinaw City, MI 49701 or email appeals to upnorthassessor@gmail.com


Mackinaw City Recreation Center


Mackinaw Township Hall - Winter 2005Meeting Minutes

See our archived meeting minutes page to browse our listing of the Township's Regular Board Meeting minutes. Note: Meeting minutes are assumed "unapproved" until the following meeting.

Township Board Meeting Dates for 2020-2021

Regular board meetings will be held on the third Tuesday of the month at 10595 Wallick Road.

  • April 21, 2020 at 7:00 PM
  • May 19, 2020 at 7:00 PM
  • June 16, 2020 at 7:00 PM
  • July 21, 2020 at 7:00 PM
  • No Meeting In August
  • September 15, 2020 at 7:00 PM
  • October 20, 2020 at 7:00 PM
  • November 17, 2020 at 7:00 PM
  • No Meeting In December
  • January 19, 2021 at 7:00 PM
  • February 16, 2021 at 7:00 PM
  • March 16, 2021 at 7:00 PM