In the township’s efforts to keep our public and employees safe, we will continue to follow the Emergency Order Under MCL 333.2253 by the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services – Gathering Prohibition and Mask Order. Until further notice Bills can be paid through regular mail or through the drop box located outside the township office door. Please note check or money order only, no cash will be accepted at this time. We will continue to perform business necessary for the township’s operations to continue. Curbside garbage collection will continue as normally scheduled. If you have emergencies or need to contact someone, please call the Township Supervisor Jeff Randall at 906-667-0423

Bessemer Township COVID 19 information

We’re sure you will agree the Northwestern section of the Upper Peninsula, especially here in Bessemer Township is a wonderful place to live and raise families.  We hope this website will provide you with information about the township and to links of some of the services that are available throughout our area.

Our job as officials of Bessemer Township is to use the past, present and future to provide our residents with the most effective services that are needed in order to keep the township running efficiently, yet always keeping the importance of costs and lower taxes in mind.  This means keeping up-to-date in all facets of running a township from new billing formats, accounting procedures, election laws, assessing changes, land division procedures, road improvements/planning/zoning, tax laws, utilities’ maintenance and expansion, to education and certification.  We are here to serve YOU.  After all, it was you who placed this important responsibility on us.  So, it is you whom we turn to for feedback.  Please let us know how we can make your township a better place to live, not just today, but for tomorrow!   Enjoy this website.


The Bessemer Township Board

Bessemer Township, Gogebic County, MI

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