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Articles from June 2020 (Return to News home)
by Laurel Evans
Monday, June 29, 2020

On behalf of the 11 townships and 3 incorporated villages within Leelanau County, the County seeks suitable candidates for the contracted position of County Designated Assessor.

More information, including the job description, is available on the following page -

Applications for this contracted position will be accepted until the position is filled.

by Michelle Crocker
Monday, June 29, 2020

The Leelanau County Jury Commission has a vacancy.

Please visit the following site for the Public Notice listing requirements and the formal application -

Deadline to apply is 5:00 p.m., Friday, July 10, 2020

by Michelle Crocker
Monday, June 29, 2020

The Election Notice for the August 4, 2020, Primary Election is now available for viewing -

by Laurel Evans
Tuesday, June 23, 2020

Pursuant to MCL 750.239 and 750.239a, the Leelanau County Sheriff's Office intends to dispose of a quantity of firearms. A complete listing of these firearms and their serial numbers is included within the entire notice.

by Laurel Evans
Friday, June 19, 2020

The Leelanau County Board of Commissioners will be Live-Streaming its June 22, 2020, Work Session on YouTube; more information can be found within the meeting agenda -

If you encounter any problems with streaming this meeting, you may need to try a different browser.

by Trudy Galla
Sunday, June 14, 2020

FULL - The first Leelanau County Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) and Electronics collection for 2020 on June 20 is COMPLETELY FULL.   

Appointments are required for all collections. We are accepting appointments for the September 12 and October 3 HHW and Electronics collections.  Appointments are required for ALL collections.  Please call the Planning & Community Development office at 231-256-9812 or email: for an appointment.  Collections are for Leelanau County households ONLY.


List of Acceptable/Unacceptable Items

by Laurel Evans
Friday, June 5, 2020

The Leelanau County Board of Commissioners Executive Board session scheduled for Tuesday, June 9, 2020, will be Live-streamed via YouTube.

A link to this session is listed on the meeting agenda -

A phone number is also listed for public comment.

by Laurel Evans
Tuesday, June 2, 2020

The Leelanau County Government Center Offices have officially reopened to the public on Wednesday, June 3, 2020.

You will be required to wear a mask upon entering the building and social distancing rules will be in effect until further notice. 

by Laurel Evans
Monday, June 1, 2020

Following the directives of the Michigan Supreme Court and the State Court Administrative Office, the Hon. Marian Kromkowski has issued a "Phase One Plan", which focuses on the obligations to protect the health of litigants, judicial branch employees, and the public, while still providing essential services.

A complete copy of the plan can be found on the following page: