Boards & Commissions


To Laketown Township Residents & Visitors:

Due to the current Covid-19 epidemic, Laketown Township is closed to the public until further notice.  In person visits will be available by appointment only.  The entry area is also available during business hours to drop off/pick-up any necessary documents. Laketown Township staff will continue communication via telephone, text and email.  Also, we will be checking our drop box located outside the office front door. Please call the office at (616) 335.3050 or email with any questions.

Take care, be aware, and let’s make it through this unusual time together with prudent, calm, and responsible action.

Laketown Township

Schedule of Meetings for Calendar Year 2021


In February and March of 2020 Laketown Township adopted new rental unit registration requirements. The attached documents will assist you through the process of registering your rental unit. If you have any questions please call the Graafschap Fire Department office at 616-396-4060 or email:

Rental Unit Ordinance Amendment
Rental Unit Registration Application
Rental Unit Escape Plan Example
Rental Inspection
Rental Fee Schedule

Parks Commission
ODC – Outdoor Discovery Center Partnership

Planning Commission


Zoning Board of Appeals
Graafschap Fire Board

Downtown Development Authority

Legal Notices

News You Can Use

COVID-19 Vaccine Notification and Sign-Up
Quick Facts & Links

Lakeshore Advantage
Census 101 – What You Need to Know – Click Here
Census 101 – What You Need to Know (Spanish) – Click Here

Forms & Ordinances

Forms and Ordinances (PDF library)