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Township News:

Summerfield Township is currently looking for someone to serve as Zoning Administrator. Interested persons should submit an application to the Township Clerk by July 15, 2018, to be considered for the position. The Clerk is in the office on Wednesday from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. Mailed applications can be sent to Summerfield Township, 9971 N. Finley Lake Ave, PO Box 528, Harrison, MI 48625.

 

 

 

A brief description of Sumerfield Township

Summerfield Township is located in northern Clare County and is bordered to the north by Missaukee and Roscommon counties. According to the United States Census Bureau, the township has a total area of 35.9 square miles (93.0 km2), of which 35.2 square miles (91.2 km2) is land and 0.69 square miles (1.8 km2), or 1.96%, is water.

  • Leota is an unincorporated community in the township on the Muskegon River at  A post office was established on June 15, 1899 with Arthur E. Rhoden as the first postmaster.In the 1920s, Leota was on the route of M-74.