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News & Announcements
Township Office Hours: Monday – Friday 7:00am to 3:00pm Phone: (906) 358-4501
Due to scheduling constraints, the September meeting of the Watersmeet Township Board of Trustees will be cancelled. The regular October meeting will take place as scheduled. Meetings must be scheduled at least once each 3 months or more as needed.
As of April 1st, Watersmeet Township Police will handle all calls for service in the Township with the exception of those calls on the Reservation, they will be handled by the Tribal Police.
911 for EMERGENCIES
(906) 875-6669 for IMMEDIATE response (non-life threatening)
(906)358-2048 for the Watersmeet office for administrative and general questions, if no one is in the office, please leave a message.
Remember please that it is always best to call 911 if you have what you consider to be an emergency…that is what they are there for.
The transfer station will be open from 8:00am to Noon on Sundays beginning June 2 through September 8, 2019. Open 8:00am – 4:00pm Monday – Saturday
We are currently seeking interested parties for the position of Board of Review Alternate. Please contact Mike Rogers at (906)358-4501
Facebook Posting Response
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Displays for the Community Center
A very talented and civic minded group of people have formed “Art & Culture Uncorked!” (ACU). Among the group are pen & ink artists, quilters, stain glass artists, watercolor artists, art historians, collage artists, oil painters, art teachers, trained chef, poets, photographers, writers and fiber artists (and probably more!) The next meeting is scheduled for September 3rd at 4:00 pm in the community center. If you have questions please contact Peggy Tuttle at 358-4182 or just show up!
Watersmeet Township Board of Trustees Meeting Dates For Fiscal Year 2018-2019 click here to view
Online learning and affordable wireless internet are now available in Watersmeet. To learn more or sign up, visit: www.nmu.edu/ean
Watersmeet Community Center
Upcoming Meetings & Info
Township Board Regular Monthly Meeting
3rd Wednesday of the month – 6:30 PM – Community Center at N4689 1stStreet
> click to view agenda for meeting on August 21st
Planning Commission Regular Meeting
6 meetings a year to be held on the 2nd Wednesday of January, March, May, July, September, November 2019. 5:00pm Community Center
click to view agenda for meeting on Sept 11, 2019
Zoning Board of Appeals 2019 Quarterly Meeting Schedule
January 28th, April 29th, July 29th, & October 28th – 6:00 PM
Community Center at N4689 1st Street
A hearing will be held on Wednesday, September 25thh at 6:00 p.m. consider a request by John and Alison Oliver for approval to construct a construct a garage that would not meet the minimum setback requirement from a public right of way. The property in question is located at N3400 Sylvan Isle Drive, on Thousand Island Lake in Watersmeet Township. – click to view hearing notice