Welcome to Norway Township

About Norway Township

Norway Township is located in the south central portion of Dickinson County and consists of approximately 89 square miles. According to the 2010 census there are 1,489 people living in the township with the majority living in the southern portion which consists of rolling hills and farmland. The village of Vulcan is also located in the southern portion of the township. The northern two-thirds of the township is made up of rugged terrain including cliffs, swamps and many small lakes and streams. State owned land in the township includes over 29,000 acres of the Copper Country State Forest.

News and Announcements

OFFICE HOURS FOR TOWNSHIP CLERK 1/15-2/25

01/15/2024-02/25/2024

Mondays: 10:00 AM-1:00 PM
Tuesdays: 10:00 AM-1:00 PM
Thursdays: 4:00 PM-7:00 PM
Saturday, February 24: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM
Sunday, February 25: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM

I can also be reached by phone at 715-927-0423 or by e-mail at clerk@norwaytwpmi.com at any time.

BOARD MEETING TIMES & DATES

Regular Board meetings are held monthly on the second Monday of each month at 5:30 PM except for March when it will be held on the second Tuesday at 5:30 PM.

Planning Commission meetings are held quarterly on the 4th Monday at 5:30 PM during the months of January, April, July and October.

REMINDER OF MEETING CHANGE

The regular meeting of the township board will be held on Tuesday, March 12, 2024 at 5:30 PM due to a scheduling conflict with the Board of Review session on Monday evening.

BOARD OF REVIEW SCHEDULE

  • Monday, March 11, 3:00 PM-9:00 PM (Assessor will be present on Monday from 3:00 PM-4:15 PM)
  • Wednesday, March 13, 9:00 PM-3:00 PM

Meetings to be held at the Norway Township Hall in Vulcan, MI. No appointment is necessary.

Robert Desjarlais, Assessor – 906-753-4387 or email rdesjarlais@gmail.com

Brent Desjarlais, Assessor – 906-424-1198, or same email as above.

TREASURER'S OFFICE FOR WINTER TAXES

The last day to pay taxes at the Norway Township Hall is February 29th. After that, you must pay your taxes at the Treasurer’s Office at the Dickinson County Courthouse.

PUBLIC BUDGET HEARING NOTICE

The Norway Township Board will hold a public hearing on the proposed township budget for fiscal year 2024-2025 at 5:00 PM on Tuesday, March 12, 2024 at the Norway Township Hall in Vulcan.

A copy of the proposed budget is available for public review at the Norway Township Hall at N1732 Mission St., Vulcan MI. Contact Don Byczek, Supervisor, at 906-563-5376 with any questions.

The property tax millage rate proposed to be levied to support the proposed budget will be a subject of the hearing.

REMINDER OF 9 DAYS OF EARLY VOTING

Early voting will be available in Dickinson County beginning Saturday, February 17th, from 8 AM to 4 PM at the Kingsford City Hall on Carpenter Ave in Kingsford. Early voting will continue through Sunday, February 25. All Dickinson County voters are eligible to participate.  Norway Township ballots will be available on site. 

REMINDER OF CHANGE OF POLLING LOCATION IN NORWAY TOWNSHIP

Please remember that all in-person voting in Norway Township will now be done at St. Barbara’s Church on Main St in Vulcan.  This change was made to better accommodate voters due to the small size of the township hall.

CONTACT INFORMATION FOR REPRESENTATIVES IN LANSING

Ed McBroom email is senemcbroom@senate.michigan.gov.

Jenn Hill email is JennHill@house.mi.gov.  You can also contact her representative Jenn Siegler at 906-251-8699.

Gregg Markkannen email is GregMarkkanen@house.mi.gov.

Norway Township will strive to serve its constituents with dependable and efficient
service. The highest standards and lawfully executed service is our goal.

Norway Township Hall

Address
Norway Township Hall
PO Box 495, N1732 Mission St.
Vulcan, MI 49892
Phone
906-563-9100
Fax
906-563-9154