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.

ROAD CONSTRUCTION IN NORWAY TOWNSHIP THIS YEAR

There will be a considerable amount of road construction in the Township area this summer.  MDOT, in cooperation with the Dickinson County Road Commission,will be doing the following projects:

  1.  Resurfacing US-2 from Vulcan easterly to the Dickinson County Line.  Work to begin in August and run thru late October.
  2.  Deck and railing replacement on US-8 bridge over the Menominee River.  Road will be closed and traffic detoured to US-141 bridge through Niagara.  Anticipated closure dates are May 28th through September 13th.
  3. Cement repair on US-8 from the State Line to Fairview Drive.  Road will be open to local traffic only.  Dates to coincide with bridge repair.

UPCOMING EVENTS IN THE AREA

Stock car racing every Friday evening thru August at the Dickinson County Fairgrounds on U.S. 8 in Norway.  

Dickinson County Fair begins on August 29th thru Labor Day at the fairgrounds on U.S. 8 in Norway

 

BOARD OF REVIEW

The July Board of Review meeting will be held at the Norway Township Hall in Vulcan on July 16 beginning at 5:00 p.m.  If you need further information contact Don Byczek at 563-9100 or 563-5376.

TAX COLLECTION HOURS

Hours for summer tax collection are Wednesdays, from 4-7 p.m. at the Norway Township Hall in Vulcan.  On Monday, September 16th, the treasurer will be in the office from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.  For more information please contact Kristen LaValley, Treasurer, at 906-282-1082.

SCRAP TIRE GRANT

Norway Township was the recipient of a tire grant thru the State of Michigan again this year.  Beginning on June 1st, you may bring all of your scrap tires up to the Dickinson County Solid Waste facility located in Quinnesec behind the movie theater.  There is no charge for this service.  Tires on rims will not be accepted.

2019 MUSIC IN THE PARK SCHEDULE

Concerts are held on Thursdays beginning at 7:00 p.m to the band shell in downtown Norway.

July 11 – MoJo

July 18 – Daydreamers

July 25 – Stress Test

August 1 – Handpicked Bluegrass

August 8 – Flagship Romance

August 15 – Norton and Chartier and Company

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