UP Civic - Government - The Upper Peninsula, Michigan, USA

the Upper Peninsula's government and representatives at all levels
  • Local: County government web sites; some UP counties have Web sites describing county government with links to official municipal Web sites where available; for links to individual city or tourism and chamber of commerce sites, see the places section
    • Alger: Alger County Courthouse; county government information; county seat Munising
    • Baraga: Baraga County Michigan Governmental Services; L'Anse is the county seat
    • Chippewa: County government portal; easternmost county of the UP, includes the largest populated area in the UP--the cities of Sault Ste Marie Michigan and Canada--as well as the Soo Locks; Sault Ste Marie is the county seat; Tahquamenon Falls
    • Delta: County government portal; in central UP; notable shipping port at Escanaba; notable Bays de Noc fishing, recreation, Lake Michigan shoreline; Escanaba is the county seat
    • Dickinson: County government portal; central UP; Iron Mountain is the county seat
    • Gogebic: County government portal; westernmost county of the UP; Bessemer is the county seat; borders Lake Superior and Wisconsin
    • Houghton: County government portal; home of the cities of Houghton and Hancock
    • Iron: County government portal; in western UP; notable role in iron mining industry; Crystal Falls is the county seat
    • Keweenaw: Keweenaw County; Eagle River is the county seat
    • Luce: Luce County; Newberry is the county seat
    • Mackinac: Mackinac County; St. Ignace is the county seat
    • Marquette: County government portal; in northern UP; bordering Lake Superior; Marquette is the county seat
    • Menominee: County government portal; government information, departments, courts, county board; Menominee is the county seat
    • Ontonagon: Ontonagon is the county seat
    • Schoolcraft: County government portal; on Lake Michigan in eastern UP; Manistique is the county seat
  • State: State of Michigan access
  • Federal: The United State's government has a presence in the Upper Peninsula through elected representatives
    • Sen Levin: United States Senator Carl Levin, Democrat
    • Sen Stabenow: United States Senator Debbie Stabenow, Democrat
    • Rep Benishek: United States House of Representative Benishek, Republican; Michigan's 1st Congressional District which includes the entire Upper Peninsula and part of the tip of the Lower Peninsula; the 1st District has 2,595 kilometers of shoreline, more than any other Congressional District outside Alaska
    • -USA Federal-: USA Federal Government links; links to major top-level Web sites related to the United States government; you can use these to locate federal services available in the area
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