Welcome to

Leelanau Township

Located at the top of Leelanau Peninsula in Leelanau County Michigan, USA

Next Meeting : Planning Commission


Please note the date is changed to January 25, and the start time for this Special Meeting is 6:00 pm

The Planning Commission will review the Text Amendments to the Ordinance for the Commercial Resort District.

Telephone Access: (312) 626-6799

Meeting ID: 881 982 5018                  Passcode: 496700

Tue, January 25, 2022 6:00 pm

Township News & Public Announcements

The Planning Commission meeting scheduled for Jan. 20 has been rescheduled to Tuesday, Jan. 25 at 6:00 pm

The Federal Government is supplying free (at home) Covid tests.  Each residence can receive 4 tests.  Here’s the link:  https://www.covidtests.gov/

Please update your contacts with the new email addresses listed in:  Directory


Thank You Mark Morton for the Township winter scene featured on our Home page.

Thank You Mark Smith for the Autumn scene featured on our Home page previously (we’ll bring it back in the fall)

Leelanau Township Master Plan update:

The Leelanau Township Master Plan is currently being updated.  Please contribute and follow progress during Planning Commission meetings (beginning January 2022).   Draft plans will be posted on this website or at: https://planleelanautownship.org

1st Preliminary Master Plan draft 12-09-21

Sections updated 01-11-22:

Coastal Resiliency



Natural Features

2021 Leelanau Township Parks & Recreation 5-year Plan 

The plan is available for review and download via the link below and may also be viewed here or in person at 119 E. Nagonaba Street, Northport, MI. Updated 2021 Parks and Recreation 5-year Plan

Letters to the Residents of Leelanau Township:

Nov. 9, 2021 Letter from township attorney

From Leelanau Township Emergency Services

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Township Highlights & Reports

Leelanau Township, Leelanau County, MI  USA

Population- 2048       49.2 square miles.         41.6 people per square mile


Link to Supervisor’s Annual Report