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Just 12 miles from Lake Huron, Watertown Township encompasses picturesque farmlands in the Thumb of Michigan located adjacent to the Sanilac County seat of Sandusky. M-46 is the northern border running east and west M-19 runs north and south through the township. Township Board meetings are normally held on the first Tuesday of the month at 6:00 p.m.



    There is absolutely NO HUNTING allowed on Township Property!

  • MAIL

    Please be advised that NO MAIL is delivered to 2630 South Sandusky Road. Address any correspondence to: Watertown Township, PO Box 47, Sandusky, MI 48471.


    If you move into the township please send a letter with your name and address to the PO Box so township records reflect correct property owners.


    Effective immediately it is now required that masks be worn to any indoor Township Board Meeting by the Governor's Executive Order.


    The Planning Commission will be holding special meetings every third Thursday of the month beginning in April to discuss the Industrial, Commercial and Residential Solar Power generating facilities ordinance. Citizen input is sought either in person or by writing to: Watertown Township, P.O. Box 47, Sandusky, MI 48471.


    The Watertown Township Planning Commission will hold a public hearing at the Watertown Township Hall on Thursday, May 20, 2021 at 6:00 p.m., for the purpose of receiving comments on a proposed amendment to Article XX, Section 20.01 of the Watertown Township Zoning Ordinance, which relates to enforcement and penalties for alleged violations of the ordinance. Written comments: Scott Franzel, Watertown Township Zoning Administrator at scottfranzel@yahoo.com or mail to PO Box 47, Sandusky MI 48471.

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