3220 Shawnee Rd
P.O. Box 818
Bridgman, MI 49106

Office Hours:

M-TH: 7:30 am - 4:00 pm
F: 7:30 am - 3:00 pm

Phone: (269) 465-6601
Fax: (269) 465-4631

Covid-19 Information

The office is open as it has been for some time. Masks are required inside if you have not been fully vaccinated. Please continue to be cautious and do not come into the office if you are not feeling well or have been recently exposed to Covid. Thank you for your patience during this trying time!


Park and Recreation Master Plan - The master plan has been approved by both the park committee and the Township Board. Thank you to all those that participated in the survey which is part of the plan. We have already established cross country ski trails at the park that was requested in the survey. We will be renovating the concession buildings and installing exercise equipment this summer. We are already working on some of the recommendations in the survey!

Bridgman-Lake Township Soccer - Registration for the 2022 spring season is now open! Registrations are being held January 15th from 11:00-2:00 at Hardings, January 23rd at Bridgman Middle School (Floor Hockey) from 11:00-2:00, and January 29th at the Bridgman Public Library from 11:00-2:00. Registration information by mail and other information about the league can be found at the website All games are played at beautiful Lake Township Park! All area youth are welcome. Don't wait - registration closes February 1st!

Cross Country Skiing Comes to Lake Township Park! - A cross country ski trail has been defined at the park. For a map of the trail, click here. It is marked with orange flags. Please use the off season lot for parking and the trail begins at the gate. It is 1.3 miles around and has shorter loop options. Please stay on the trail and abide by all the normal summer rules of the park. There were several requests for this in the park survey. We listened!

Effective June 1, Lake Charter Township has resumed applying the 10% late penalty to water and sewer bills.

2021 Winter Taxes - The winter tax bills have been sent out and are due February 14th

Water/Sewer rates increased effective January 1st. For more information please see our Water page.

Water Department Testing - We are blessed to have great water at very reasonable prices. Check out the latest testing results on the Water page or by using this link.

Assessment Information - Our online assessment information has been enhanced offering much more information online. See Assessor's page for more information.

Why Lake Charter Township is a great place to call home:

  • Great Schools
  • Located close to Chicago, Grand Rapids, South Bend and Kalamazoo
  • Excellent parks and awesome beaches on Lake Michigan
  • A safe, small town atmosphere
  • Taxes and utility rates are some of the lowest in Southwestern Michigan

Watch the following video to see why you should visit or live in Lake Charter Township, a great place on a great lake!

Please come and visit during the festivals or just spend a day (and sunset) on beautiful Lake Michigan! Click here for more details.



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