Photo story: Inside the Old Township Hall

Site was used for meetings for more than 100 years.
The Old Township Hall, 6280 142nd Ave., in Laketown Township on Thursday, Oct. 5, 2023.

Here’s a look inside the Old Township Hall, 6280 142nd Ave. on Thursday, Oct. 5, 2023.

The building is kept locked. It has no electricity, no heat, no water and no restroom. It was used by the township from 1884 to 1988 when the new hall at 4338 Beeline Road opened.

Check out Laketown’s Instagram account for a video tour.

The Old Township Hall, 6280 142nd Ave., in Laketown Township on Thursday, Oct. 5, 2023.
The Old Township Hall, 6280 142nd Ave., in Laketown Township on Thursday, Oct. 5, 2023.
Chairs inside the Old Township Hall, 6280 142nd Ave., in Laketown Township on Thursday, Oct. 5, 2023.
Chairs inside the Old Township Hall, 6280 142nd Ave., in Laketown Township on Thursday, Oct. 5, 2023.
A box of books left in the Old Township Hall, 6280 142nd Ave., in Laketown Township on Thursday, Oct. 5, 2023.
Inside the Old Township Hall, 6280 142nd Ave., in Laketown Township on Thursday, Oct. 5, 2023.