Welcome to St. Ignace Township's Website


St. Ignace Township is located in the Eastern Upper Peninsula of Michigan, in Mackinac County. It consists of approximately 97 square miles of land and 45 square miles of water, with a population of approximately 1000 people.

Township Officers

  • Supervisor
    Steven Campbell
    906-430-0290
  • Clerk
    Sheri L. Oja
    906-430-7476
    st.ignacetwpclerk@hotmail.com
  • Assessor
    Katie VanEenenaam-Carpenter, MCAO
    1119 S. Park Avenue
    Cedarville, MI. 49719
    Home office: 906-484-2833
    Email stignacetownshipassessor@gmail.com
  • Treasurer
    Tina J. Massey
    906-984-2013
    twptreasurer@gmail.com
  • Trustee
    Allen Mitchell
    906-440-1126
  • Trustee
    Glenn McKenzie
    906-430-8847
  • Zoning Administrator
    Matt Oja
    906-430-2897
    twpzoning@hotmail.com

Contact Information

  • Township Hall
    4298 Gorman Road
    St, Ignace, MI 49781

    NOTICE: The St. Ignace Township Hall is only open for meetings and elections, not on a daily basis. Please see the Township Officers information for a listing of the officer you would need to contact.

    Mailing Address:
    P.O. Box 233
    St. Ignace, MI 49781
  • General
    P.O. Box 233
    St. Ignace MI 49781
    906-430-7476
  • Treasurer
    Tina J. Massey
    P.O. Box 325
    St. Ignace, MI 49781
    906-984-2013
  • Zoning Administrator
    Matt Oja
    2980 Mackinac Trail
    St. Ignace, MI 49781
    906-430-2897
  • Building Permits
    If you need a Building Permit, you must contact the State of Michigan as the township does not have it's own Building Inspector. Contact State of MI Upper Peninsula Inspector Daniel Grochowski 906-235-2592.

Township News

  • ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS
    RE-NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING


    NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the St. Ignace Township Zoning Board of Appeals public hearing scheduled for Monday, July 15, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. has been rescheduled to be heard on Tuesday, August 13, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. at the Township Hall, N4298 Gorman Road, St. Ignace, MI 49781 to consider the following application for variance from the Zoning Ordinance:

    Appeal #2019-01: Ref. St. Ignace Township Zoning Ordinance No. 35 – Section 9.9 Wireless Communication Facilities.

    For more information click here.



    NOTICE St. Ignace Township is currently looking for members for the Zoning Board of Appeals and Board of Review. If you would like to apply, please complete an application, which you can find here, and return it to:

    St. Ignace Township Clerk
    P.O. Box 233
    St. Ignace, MI 49781

    You can also email the application to st.ignacetwpclerk@hotmail.com.

    For more information click here.



    NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the St. Ignace Township Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a public hearing on Monday, July 15, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. at the Township Hall, N4298 Gorman Road, St. Ignace, MI 49781 to consider the following application for variance from the Zoning Ordinance: Appeal #2019-01: Ref. St. Ignace Township Zoning Ordinance No. 35 – Section 9.9 Wireless Communication Facilities.

    For more information click here.



    ABSENTEE VOTING

    If you want to vote by Absentee Ballot, you must first complete and return a MI Absent Voter Ballot Application. An online application can be found on the following State of Michigan's website link.

    Once the application is complete and signed, please send to St. Ignace Township Clerk, P.O. Box 233, St. Ignace, MI 49781. You can also drop off the application to the St. Ignace Township Clerk, Sheri Oja, at 2980 Mackinac Trail, St. Ignace, MI 49781. A ballot will be mailed to you once the application is received by the Clerk and your voter registration is confirmed.



    Attention Veterans! Michigan has made it possible for 100% permanently disabled veterans to be exempt from homestead property taxes. If you are a disabled veteran and a resident of St. Ignace Township, please contact the Mackinac County VFW representative located at the Mackinac County Annex Building, 100 S. Marley, St. Ignace, MI. Office hours are Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:00 am to 4:00 p.m. For questions call the Veterans Service Counselor at 906-643-9411.