Welcome to
PULASKI TOWNSHIP

Located in Southwest Jackson County, Michigan.

Announcements

COVID UPDATE

The Township is now open for regular Monday & Tuesday hours. Individuals must wear a mask when entering. If you have any questions, please call the Township Office at 517-524-6061. We will be checking messages and email. Thank you for your consideration. 

Facts

Settled in 1833

Pulaski was first settled by Reuben Penogen and Matthias and Enoch Fisher, who came from Pennsylvania in 1833.

Population of 2075

According to the recent Census, more and more people are finding Pulaski Township a pleasant and attractive place to live.

36.7 Square Miles

The township has a total area of 36.7 square miles, of which, 36.2 square miles of it is land and .04 square miles is water.

Pulaski Mall

In 1923 Fay and Harriet Butler bought a grocery store from George Lovitt. The building was located on the corner of Pulaski and Folks Roads and is now known as the “Pulaski Mall”.

Family Farms

Pulaski still offers a rural environment with many family farms and agricultural opportunities.

Lakeside Living

Pulaski Township is interspersed with a few lakes, Wilbur Lake and Swains Lake being the largest.

A Few Words About Pulaski

Pulaski Township is a civil township in the southwest portion of Jackson County, Michigan. The most recent census puts the population at 2,075.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the township has a total area of 36.7 square miles, of which, 36.2 square miles of it is land and .04 square miles is water.

Pulaski was first settled by Reuben Penogen and Matthias and Enoch Fisher, who came from Pennsylvania in 1833. The original settlement of Pulaski was a mile west of the present community on the corners of Folks and Watson Roads. When the Cincinnati, Jackson and Mackinaw Railroad was built in 1884 the businesses moved and clustered near the present location. The settlement was originally named Wheelerton.

In 1923 Fay and Harriet Butler bought a grocery business from George Lovitt. This building was located on the northeast corner of Pulaski and Folks Roads and is now known as the “Pulaski Mall”. Mr. and Mrs. Butler opened the second floor of the store and for thirty-five years operated the Butler’s Dance Hall. This dance hall became a favorite spot for Saturday night entertainment for the surrounding area residents.

Pulaski still offers a rural environment with many family farms and lakeside living. There are three campgrounds in the township, including the county park campground located on Swains Lake.

According to the 2010 Census more and more people are finding Pulaski Township a pleasant and attractive place to live.

Resources

Permits, Applications, Ordinances, Meeting Minutes

TOWNSHIP BOARD

Email Addresses

Elected Officials

Supervisor– Chuck Todd
Clerk– Bobbi Riley
Treasurer– Theresa Riske
Trustees– Craig Dawson and Sharon Reiniche

Email

clerk@pulaskitownship.org
supervisor@pulaskitownship.org
assessor@pulaskitownship.org
treasurer@pulaskitownship.org
deputyclerk@pulaskitownship.org

Office Hours

Monday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Tuesday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

PULASKI TOWNSHIP

Pulaski offers a rural environment with many family farms and lakeside living. More and more people are finding Pulaski Township a pleasant and attractive place to live.

How to Reach Us

12363 Folks Road
Hanover, MI 49241
phone: 517-524-6061
fax: 517-524-9038
email: pulaskitwnshp@hotmail.com