Welcome to Au Train Township!
Au Train Township has a population of 1,247, with about 60% being year round residents. This estimate is based on the 2000 Census and Voter Registration files. It's estimated that about 50% of our population is over the age of 40, most of which choose this area for retirement. We have three distinct areas in our Township: The Village of Au Train, The Village of Christmas and the 16 Mile Lake Area.
What this site might be useful to users for?
Residents looking for information about the Township Board, copies of Board Minutes, applications for voting, Zoning permits and general questions (when does my garbage get picked up, when are taxes due, etc.) Also people thinking about moving into Au Train Township might access the site about recreation information, real estate, schools, climate etc.
Looking for information?
You can click on the Documents link on the left to download ordinances, obtain information about purchasing a cemetery plot, find an application to vote absentee for upcoming elections, obtain copies of Township Board Minutes (2014/2015), download a Zoning Permit Application and download Forms and Information (Public Summary) on the new FOIA law that went into effect July 1, 2015. If you have any questions, please call the Township Offices at (906)892-8265. Have a great summer.
March 8, 2016 - Presidential Primary
The Presidential Primary Election in Michigan is March 8, 2016. If you want to vote absentee ballot you need to make sure you send in an application specific to this election. I need to know which ballot to send to you. (Republican or Democratic). A PDF of the application is located under DOCUMENTS > ABSENT VOTER APPLICATION. If you have any questions, please contact Mary F Rogers, Au Train Township Clerk at 906/892-8403.
Here is a direct link of the Application