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.

8/05/2021 Special Meeting

A special meeting of the Laurium Village Council will be held on Thursday, August 5, 2021 at 5:30PM in the village council chambers. The purpose of the meeting is to fill the open council seat, review quarterly financial statements and discuss credit card payments.

You can join the meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone at:

You can also dial in using your phone:
United States: +1(786)535-3211

Access Code: 391-997-813

Village Manager Job Posting

Heavy Equipment Mechanic open position

The Village of Laurium is seeking a heavy equipment mechanic to perform preventative maintenance and repairs of gas/diesel equipment. Perform electrical, hydraulic and mechanical repairs, troubleshoot issues with gas/diesel engines and determine parts/tools necessary to make repairs, complete shop paperwork and use a tablet to run diagnostic tests and enter job information. Maintain clean, safe work area.

Touch A Truck

The Village of Laurium is hosting Touch A Truck on Saturday, July 31, 2021 from 10:00AM - 1:00PM. Fire trucks, DPW equipment and police cars will be at the Gipp Recreation Area. There will also be a Bounce House, face painting and hotdogs available. On August 3, 2021, there will be a millage renewal for DPW equipment. Please come out and look at village equipment and see for yourself how important your vote is!


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