Chippewa Township is located in the county of Mecosta, in the Central Michigan area of the Lower Peninsula. It is roughly an hour north of Grand Rapids and 45 minutes west of Mount Pleasant. The township is both a rural agricultural and recreational community. Chippewa Township is the home of Chippewa Lake, the largest natural lake in Mecosta County. From boating to swimming to fishing to snowmobiling, all-sport Chippewa Lake has plenty to offer locals and visitors, year ‘round. If you are a fan of small lakeside towns and lots of open country, Chippewa Township is waiting for you!
The Chippewa Township Offices will be closed for in-person contact until December 8, 2020. However, we will continue to monitor emails and phone messages. If it is absolutely necessary for you to come to the office, Please call ahead and make an appointment as we will be adjusting our hours. A mask is required for entering the Township Building! Township officials believe taking precautionary steps are the responsible steps a government must take to ensure the safety and well-being of the community and its employees.
The Chippewa Township Board
The Chippewa Branch Library and Barryton Branch Library will be closed to the public until at least November 30th. If you're looking for a book please call the office and we will do our best to assist you. Please follow Barryton Public Library on Facebook for the most current library information. Wi-Fi will continue to be available close to both libraries.
The Barryton Main Branch is open to (3) patrons at a time or curbside service. Patrons should call ahead to the main branch. 989-382-5288.
Chippewa Township is monitoring the COVID-19 situation in the nation. We are working with health officials to determine what actions are appropriate for the current situation. This is a fluid situation that changes by the day. The most current information can be obtained from the links below.
FOR THE MOST CURRENT COUNTYWIDE INFORMATION, PLEASE USE THIS LINK: https://www.michigan.gov/coronavirus/0,9753,7-406-98163_98173---,00.html
Please use these links to find area post office hours:
19171 4th Street
P.O. Box 26
Chippewa Lake, MI 49320
Supervisor Office Hours
Monday-Wednesday 9:00 am to Noon
* Additional hours by appointment
Treasurer/ Clerk Office Hours Monday-Thursday 9:00 am to 1:00 pm
*Unless otherwise noted
Assessor Hours - 2nd and 4th Tuesday of Each Month from 10 a.m. - Noon
*** OFFICES ARE CLOSED ON HOLIDAYS ***