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    Welcome to Burt Township located in Michigan's Upper Peninsula!

Welcome to the Burt Township Website!

The purpose of the Burt Township website is to provide information about the Township’s government, services, and attractions.  The Township’s website may provide links to websites outside the Township’s website; the Township is not responsible for and does not endorse the information on any linked website unless stated otherwise.

Electronic versions of the documents on this site are provided for information only and do not comprise the official versions of the documents.  If inconsistencies exist between these electronic versions and the original documents kept on record in the office of the Township Clerk, the original documents will be considered definitive.  

Unless a copyright is indicated, information on the Burt Township website is in the public domain and may be reproduced, published, or otherwise used with Burt Township’s permission. We request only that Burt Township be cited as the source of the information and that any credits be similarly credited to the photographer, author, or Burt Township, as appropriate. 


Vehicles are prohibited on beaches in Burt Township!


Recycling

9 AM-Noon @ Community Center Pole Barn
January 15th
February 19th
March 18th
April 15th

Items accepted are good, clean cardboard (excluding cardboard food containers), residential paper (newspaper, magazines, and other household papers), #1 & #2 plastics, aluminum, and metal.

Items not accepted are lids, glass, toxic or hazardous waste, household/car batteries, tires, and electronics. 


GIS Map of Alger County

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Burt Township Water Department test result for Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS)

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Recent News

Supervisor Report – January 14, 2020

  1. Welcome to winter in Grand Marais! Every year we seem to be dealing with some of the same issues concerning snowmobiles. Speeding, driving on private property, and the noise level. We now have speed signs at both East... View Article

December 10, 2019 – Supervisor’s Report

Supervisor Report December 2019 1. Wow! What a thanksgiving storm. The emergency shelter was open for those who needed a warm place to stay. Many residents had no power for 55 hours! Please take steps to prepare for the next... View Article

Supervisor Report – October 8, 2019

A big thank you to Quintin Courier for being the first responder to the fire at the Superior Hotel that was caused by a lightning strike. He held the fire off until our fire crews were able to arrive. The... View Article

Supervisor Report – September 10, 2019

FTI: Attention all residents, tourists, family, and friends of Grand Marais… If someone calls the ambulance and the patient decides not to go to the hospital in the ambulance, the patient will be charged a fee of $150.00. This fee... View Article

Supervisor Report – August 13, 2019

1. How we plan to keep our ambulance service in Grand Marais. Our ambulance core people have sacrificed a lot of time to fill the ambulance schedule this month and the last several months. If you run into an ambulance... View Article

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Burt Township, PO Box 430, Grand Marais, MI 49839
t: (906) 494-2381 | f: (906) 494-2627