Lakewood Township

St. Louis County, Minnesota


Effective Wednesday, March 18, 2020, all Town of Lakewood buildings will be closed to the public.  Community gatherings, rentals, or direct face to face business at the town hall are cancelled until further notice.  Town board meetings will be conducted electronically by either teleconferencing or video conferencing.  We will continue to conduct Town business electronically by email (, by phone 218.525.4991, or US mail during town office hours.  Information may also be dropped off in the mailbox near the front entrance of the town hall.  The Fire and Emergency Services will continue to respond as always.

Go to the Announcements Tab for Board meeting teleconferencing information.

Please use social distancing when recycling.  If you social distance then more than one person is allowed at the bins at a time.  Please stay in your vehicle until your neighbor has finished recycling.  Thank you. 

Vacancy: Janitor for the town hall.  Clean town hall, up to 6 hours per month, $12.90 per hour.  Please see the employment application below.

Vacancy: Recycling Attendant. Assist residents with their recycling need. Hours: Wednesday 3:00-9:00 PM and Saturday 9:00 AM-5:00 PM.  Submit a written report of monthly activities to the Board of Supervisors.  Hourly wage is $16.45.

The Township is seeking Snow Removal Quotes at this time.

The Township is not seeking Roads Quotes at this time.  Lakewood Roads Quote Application

The Township is not seeking Mowing quotes at this time.  Lakewood Roadside Mowing Quote Form

The Township Office is located in the Town Hall at the intersection of Strand Road and North Tischer Road, with the Recycling Center located next door.  The Zoning Administrator holds office hours in the Township Office.  The Town Hall is available for rental.

Township Office
    3110 Strand Road
    Duluth, MN 55803
    phone (218) 525-4991
Office Closed until further notice.
Staff will be responding by telephone
and email.
    Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
    9:00 a.m. to Noon

Zoning Administrator: Shona Phipps
Hours: Monday Evenings 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m (except Federal Holidays)

Impact from COVID-19

The health and well being of the township residents and staff are always a top priority and in light of the recent COVID-19 pandemic the Lakewood Town Hall is closed to the pubic until further notice. 

All zoning matters, questions and applications can either be dropped off in the drop-box at the town hall or emailed to my attention for review (fee payment will be directed at the time of approval). For the time being all communication will be completed via email, or if necessary by telephone.

Email questions or to request an 
appointment to Shona at:

For information on renting the Town Hall
call the office at 525-4991.  See the Rental agreement tab.

3110 Strand Road, Lakewood, MN