The Township of Elk Rapids - Antrim County, Michigan 49629
"A Small Community of Dedicated Families Working Together for a Better Living"


Township Wild Turkeys on foggy morning photo by Dana Vannoy

Elk Rapids Township, Inc.
315 Bridge Street, PO Box 365, Elk Rapids, Michigan 49629
Phone: (231) 264-9333 |  Fax: (231) 264-6676

Township Office Hours: Monday-Friday  9:00am-3:00pm
Closed Saturday & Sunday

Township Personnel Directory

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GPS:  44' 54' 09" N 85' 25' 04" W 161

  Elk Rapids Township Board of Directors  
 
  Township Supervisor William White
  Township Clerk Shelley Boisvert
  Township Treasurer Michael Szymanski
     
  Township Trustee Dorance Amos
  Township Trustee Aaron Isenhart
     
  Township Deputy Clerk Carolyn Boals
  Township Record Keeper (Planning & ZBA) Lori Dawson
  Township Zoning Administrator Leonard Harrett
  Township Legal Staff William F. Derman, PLC
 
  MONTHLY TOWNSHIP BOARD MEETINGS:  The Elk Rapids Township Board of Trustees meets in regular session
the 2nd Tuesday of Each Month at 7:30 PM, Governmental Center, 315 Bridge Street, Elk Rapids, MI. 49629
For additional information Call: (231) 264-9333


Twp Board Meeting Schedule 2014-15
Twp Message Board - Special Meeting & Notices Postings
Twp Posted Minutes, Agendas & Work Files
Twp Zoning Application Forms

 
 
  Commissions & Board Personnel - Elk Rapids Township & Antrim County  
 
  Antrim County Commissioner Ed Boettcher
  Antrim County Planner Peter Garwood
     
  Elk Rapids Township Zoning Administrator Leonard Harrett
  Elk Rapids Township Planning Consultant Larry Nix, Williams & Works
  Elk Rapids Township Legal Staff William F. Derman PLC
  Elk Rapids Township Planning Commission Shen Smith, PC Chairman
  Elk Rapids Township Zoning Board of Appeals Julie Pollister Amos, ZBA Chairman
 
  Elk Rapids Township Tax Assessor William White, Assessor
  Elk Rapids Township Board of Review  
     
  Elk Rapids Township Fire Board Pete Vandenberge Fire Chief
  Elk Rapids Township Emergency Medical Services  
  Elk Rapids Township Cemetery (Maple Grove) Carolyn Boals
  Elk Rapids Township Historical Society Dan LeBlond, Chairman
  Elk Rapids Township District Public Library Nannette Miller Library Director

Elk Rapids Township Supervisor
William White      (2016)
P.O. Box 365, 315 Bridge Street,
Elk Rapids, Mi. 49629  (231) 264-9333 Fax (231) 264-6676
Email - bwhite AT elkrapids.com
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Elk Rapids Township Clerk
Shelley Boisvert  (2016)
P.O. Box 365, 315 Bridge Street, Elk Rapids, Michigan 49629
(231) 264-9333 Fax (231) 264-6676          
Email - sboisvert AT elkrapids.com
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Elk Rapids Township Treasurer
Michael Szymanski  (2016)
P.O. Box 365, 315 Bridge Street, Elk Rapids, Michigan 49629
(231) 264-9333 Fax (231) 264-6676                                                                  
Email - mszymanski AT elkrapids.com
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Elk Rapids Township Trustee
Dorance Amos      (2016)
P.O. Box 365, 315 Bridge Street, Elk Rapids, Michigan 49629
(231) 264-8885 amosdj AT live.com
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Elk Rapids Township Trustee
Aaron Isenhart      (2016)
P.OB. ox 365, 315 Bridge Street, Elk Rapids, Michigan 49629  
(231) 264-5699
aaroni AT shorelinepowerservices.com
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Elk Rapids Township Deputy Clerk
Carolyn Boals
P.O. Box 365, 315 Bridge Street, Elk Rapids, Michigan 49629
(231) 264-9333 Fax (231) 264-6676                         
Email - cboals AT elkrapids.com
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Elk Rapids Township Tax Assessor
William White      (2016)
P.O. Box 365, 315 Bridge Street,
Elk Rapids, Mi. 49629  (231) 264-9333 Fax (231) 264-6676
Email - bwhite AT elkrapids.com
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Elk Rapids Township Zoning Administrator
Leonard Harrett, Zoning Administrator
(231) 264-6965 Email zonead AT elkrapids.com
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Elk Rapids Township Legal Staff
William F. Derman , PLC
William Derman, P.C.
P.O. Box 517, 102 Grove Street, Bellaire, Mi. 49615
(231) 533-8692 Fax - (231) 533-6826 lwarren AT torchlake.com
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Elk Rapids Township Planning Commission
QUARTERLY PLANNING COMMISSION MEETING DATES: Elk Rapids Township Planning Commission meetings will be conducted Every Quarter on the Third Tuesday of the Scheduled Month at 6:30 PM in the Governmental Center, 315 Bridge Street, Elk Rapids, Michigan. Other meeting may be schedule please check the Special Meeting Postings for additionally added Planning Commission meetings.

Planning Commission Meeting Schedule & Filing Deadlines
Planning Commission Special Meeting Postings
Posted Minutes, Agendas & Work Files
Planning Commission Zoning Application Forms   

Jean Derenzy (2014) (231) 342 7849
 
Renee Mischel, Vice Chairman (2014) (231) 264-0089

William Larson (2015) (231) 264-6183)

James Lundy, Secretary (2015) (231) 264-9030

Shen B. Smith, Chairman (2016)  (231) 264-6665 shensmith11 @ gmail.com

William C. "Pug" Sliger (2016) (231) 264-6611

Dorance Amos (2016) (Twp Board Appointment to PC) (231) 264-8885

Township Staff Recorder - Lori Dawson
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Elk Rapids Township Planning Consultant
Larry Nix, Williams & Works, Inc.
549 Ottawa Avenue, NW
Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503
(800) 224-1590 Fax (616) 224-1501
Nix AT williams-works.com
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Elk Rapids Township Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA)
REGULAR MONTHLY MEETINGS: The Elk Rapids Township Zoning Board of Appeals holds its regular monthly meetings on the Third Monday of Each Month at 6:30 PM, Governmental Center, 315 Bridge Street, Elk Rapids, Mi. 49629

2014 ZBA Meeting Schedule & Legal Filing Deadlines
2014 ZBA Special Meeting Postings
Zoning Application Forms
                                                                              
Vincent Cooper (2014) (231) 313-7053

Julia Pollister Amos, Chairman (2015) (231) 264-8885

Marshall Wright, Vice Chairman (2015) (231) 264-8036, (231) 264-0578

Charline Knowlton (2016) (231) 264-5308

Steve Francis (2016)

Aaron Isenhart (2016) (Twp Board Appointment from Twp Board) (231) 264-5699

William C. "Pug" Sliger (2017) (231) 264-6611
PENDING TWP BOARD APPROVAL

Township Staff Recorder - Lori Dawson

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Elk Rapids Township Board of Review
William Larson (231) 264-6183
Roger Booth (231) 264-0281
Brian Martineau (231) 313-0817
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Elk Rapids Township Fire & Ambulance Departments
FIRE DEPARTMENT - Pete Vandenberge Fire Chief, - 231-264-5161

ELK RAPIDS TOWNSHIP FIRE & EMS BOARD
Larry Ball
James Lundy
John Amos
Gary Gretel
Don Reynolds
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Elk Rapids Township Cemetery
Maple Grove Cemetery
Carolyn Boals
Elk Rapids Township Offices
(231) 264-9333
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Elk Rapids Township Historical Society
Dan LeBlond, Chairman (231) 264-5692
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Elk Rapids Township Public Library Board
Nannette Miller Library Director
PO Box 337, Elk Rapids, Mi. 49629 (231) 264-9979
Email: erdl  AT elkrapidsnet.com
Web: Elk Rapids District Library

Jane Lund (Elk Rapids Twp)
Victor Schwenke (Elk Rapids Twp)
Pam Krogh (Village of Elk Rapids)
Martha Scarborough (Village of Elk Rapids)
Ellen Welch (Village of Elk Rapids)   
Diane Geddes (Milton Twp)
Sue Lawson (Milton Twp) 
Tom Vranich (Milton Twp)
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Antrim County Planner
Peter Garwood, County Planner
P.O. Box 187, 203 E. Cuyahoga Street, Bellaire, Michigan 49615
(231) 533-6265 Fax - (231) 533-8111
Email planner AT antrimcounty.com
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Antrim County Commissioner
Edgar (Ed) Boettcher, III
(231) 264-5518
Email boettchere AT antrimcounty.org
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