It is the mission of the Charter Township of Long Lake to provide for the health, safety, and well being for all citizens of the Charter Township of Long Lake by providing municipal leadership dedicated to sound fiscal management, protection of the natural and historic environmental resources, and to preserve and enhance the features that make the Charter Township of Long Lake unique to improve the quality of life for present and future generations.



Seeking Volunteers to Serve on Steering Committee

The Township is forming a Steering Committee to begin work on the Activity Centers Special Area Plans.  For more information on the Activity Centers, see the materials below.  If you are interested in being involved, please complete the form found at this link:  https://s.surveyplanet.com/31p5oroz

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2023 Water Quality Report

See link for the most recent water quality report and historical analysis for Long Lake, Mickey Lake and Ruth Lake:

Click to see link

Cedar Creek Natural Area Gets Improvements

Construction of a 32-foot bridge was completed this summer to ensure the safety of trail-goers and provide access to Fire, Rescue and EMS services in case of an emergency. This was made possible with the assistance of the Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians 2% grant award. A thank you to YouthWork on this project.

Notice of Change to Office Hours

Beginning Tuesday, October 17th, the township office will now be open through lunch and closing at 5:00pm. We will still continue to be open at 8am Tuesday – Friday.

Construction Complete at Linwood Cemetery

If you are interested in purchasing a lot in the new part of the cemetery please call the Clerk’s Office to be added to the waiting list.

Property Tax Statistics


Get Involved



We have added a new feature to the Charter Township of Long Lake website.  Our new calendar will have all meeting and event dates clearly marked.  When you click on any highlighted dates, if available, you will be able to see the details of the meeting or event as well as links to the pertinent documents for the meeting.  For example, meetings will have Agendas and other materials relevant to the topics to be discussed.