Welcome to Laurium's new official village website.

This website will serve as your link to information and happenings in the Village of Laurium.

Home of "The Gipper"

Laurium is known for the legend of George Gipp. The mere mention of his name brings to mind the immortal words "win one for the Gipper". Gipp has been enshrined in the National Football and Michigan Halls of Fame and more recently in the Upper Peninsula Sports Hall of Fame.

Council Vacancy

The Village of Laurium has a vacant Trustee seat on the council. Qualified village residents may send a letter of interest by December 14, 2022. Letters may be mailed to PO Box 627, Laurium MI 49913-0627, placed in the drop box at the town hall (310 Hecla St) or emailed to clerk@villageoflaurium.com

George Gipp Arena

The George Gipp Arena will open for the season on Friday, November 25, 2022.
Public skating will be held:
Friday from 6:00-7:30PM
Saturday from 3:00-4:30PM
Sunday from 3:00-4:30PM and 6:30-8:00PM
Adult and Beginning skating is on Friday from 11:00-noon.
Admission is $1.00

Night Parking Ban

Beginning November 1st through April 30th, 2023, all vehicles parking on village streets between the hours of 2:00am and 7:00am will be ticketed and/or towed at the owner's expense.

Village Manager

The Village of Laurium is looking for a self-motivated individual to fill the full-time position of Village Manager. The Manager will serve as the chief financial and administrative officer and will be responsible for coordinating various functions of the Village government. The Manager will also work closely with the Village Clerk, Village Treasurer, Police, Fire, Public Works departments to ensure effective administration of Village services. To apply and learn more about this position, please see the attached job description.


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