Spring Cleanup and Tire Cleanup

WAKEFIELD TOWNSHIP SPRING CLEANUP 2022  SATURDAY, JUNE 4—8:00 AM — 12:00 NOON AT WESTERN U.P. RECYCLING 519 North and on Planter Road/Chippewa Drive WAKEFIELD TOWNSHIP RESIDENTS AND TAXPAYERS ONLY- BRING YOUR DRIVER LICENSES OR TAX STATEMENT SHOWING THAT YOU ARE A TOWNSHIP RESIDENT OR TAXPAYER  ITEMS NOT ACCEPTED: TIRES, REFRIGERATORS, FREEZERS, MICROWAVES, CEMENT, TV’S, MATTRESSES AND BOX SPRINGS.  THESE ITEMS CAN BE BROUGHT TO THE TRANSFER STATION […]

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The Gogebic Conservation District is Seeking Public Feedback

Please Take Our Survey We cordially invite you to participate in our 5 year conservation needs assessment. P l e a s e  v i s i t  o u r  w e b s i t e @ g o g e b i c c d . o r g  o r  u s e  t h e  q r  c o d […]

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Wakefield Township offers much

WAKEFIELD TOWNSHIP – Wakefield Township is a premier place to live in Gogebic County and is also a fantastic place to visit during all four seasons. We boast some of the lowest taxes in the county, have some of the most beautiful landscapes on which to build your permanent dwelling or a vacation destination, and have helpful and friendly neighbors and residents. Not much has […]

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Garbage Collector & Truck Driver Part-time Position Available

Garbage Collector & Truck Driver Part-time Position Available PERMANENT PART-TIME – The Gogebic Range Solid Waste Management Authority is accepting applications for a highly energetic part-time driver and garbage collection laborer at its Transfer Station facility. This position has a high probability of becoming full-time in the near future. Education: High School Diploma or GED and minimum of 2 years heavy equipment truck driving experience […]

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Housing-General Public Survey

TAKE SURVEY – click here Western U.P. Planning & Development Region (WUPPDR) The purpose of this 10-minute survey is to collect demographics and feedback from residents about housing in their area. This survey will assist WUPPDR in developing a Housing Study & Strategy that will identify actions that communities can take to encourage new housing development, redevelopment, and rehabilitation to meet identified housing market demand. […]

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Winter Tax Information

I will be holding office hours on the following dates if you wish to pay your taxes in person: Tuesday, December 28, 2021                        10:00am – 3:00pm Wakefield Township Hall, 414 N County Rd 519, Wakefield, MI 49968 Monday, February 14, 2022                            10:00am – 3:30pm Wakefield Township Hall Monday, February 28, 2022                             9:00am  –  2:00pm Wakefield Township Hall and from 3:00pm – 5:00pm at […]

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SNOWPLOW BID FOR 2021-2022 WINTER SEASON

WAKEFIELD TOWNSHIP BOARD SNOWPLOW BID FOR 2021-2022 WINTER SEASON TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 9, 2021 5:15 P.M. PURPOSE: Opening of Snowplow Bid for Township Hall and Parking Lot for 2021-2022 Winter Season PRESENT: Mandy Lake, Supervisor; Jennifer Ahonen, Clerk; Denise Laessig, Treasurer; Robert Drier, Trustee; Michael Heikkila, Trustee Supervisor Lake explained one sealed bid was received for the snowplowing of Township Hall and the Parking Lot. The […]

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Wakefield Township board learns of shooting noise complaint

By P.J. GLISSON WAKEFIELD TOWNSHIP – At their regular monthly meeting on Tuesday evening, members of the Wakefield Township Board of Trustees learned from Supervisor Mandy Lake that shooting noise originating in Wakefield Township has resulted in a complaint from a Wakefield city resident on neighboring property. The problem already had been discussed at a June 28 meeting of the Wakefield City Council, where in […]

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Wakefield Township board learns of property ownership

By P.J. GLISSON news@yourdailyglobe.com WAKEFIELD TOWNSHIP – A brief Tuesday evening meeting of the Wakefield Township Board of Trustees resulted in a greater understanding of properties owned by the township. “We wanted to get a list of the properties we owned, which you’d think would be a simple process, but it’s not,” said Treasurer Denice Laessig, who undertook the initiative. Laessig said the necessary steps […]

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Spring Clean-Up

WAKEFIELD TOWNSHIPSPRING CLEANUP 2021  SATURDAY, MAY 22—8:00 AM — 12:00 NOON AT WESTERN U.P. RECYCLING 519 North and on Planter Road/Chippewa Drive   WAKEFIELD TOWNSHIP RESIDENTS AND TAXPAYERS ONLY- BRING YOUR DRIVER LICENSES OR TAX STATEMENT SHOWING THAT YOU ARE A TOWNSHIP RESIDENT OR TAXPAYER   ITEMS NOT ACCEPTED: TIRES, REFRIGERATORS, FREEZERS, MICROWAVES, CEMENT, TV’S, MATTRESSES AND BOX SPRINGS.  THESE ITEMS CAN BE BROUGHT TO […]

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