New Recreation Park

A new recreation park is in development in Calumet Township. The park will be located across from the Mine Street Station and is currently in stage one of development. If you would like to donate to ...

Keweenaw Recycling Opportunities

The Copper Country Recycling Initiative would like to inform Calumet Township residents of their recycling locations within the Keweenaw. Click here for more information

HISTORY
LIVES
HERE

  • Chartered November 26, 1866

  • Red Jacket was renamed to Calumet in 1929.

  • Laurium is named after the Greek town of Lavrio.

  • The township office sits atop the original Calumet Number 1 Shaft.

  • Laurium was originally named Calumet when it was incorporated in 1889.

  • In 1895 the Village of Laurium was given its name.

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