Macomb County MI


HISTORY
of
LAKE TOWNSHIP

Contributed by Patti Wulff

Lake Township is a civil township of Macomb County in the U.S. state of Michigan. As of the 2000 census, the township population was 80. It is the portion of the village of Grosse Pointe Shores that extends into Macomb County; most of Grosse Pointe Shores is in Wayne County. Lake Township is rarely refLake Township is a civil township of Macomb County in the U.S. state of Michigan. As of the 2000 census, the township population was 80. It is the portion of the village of Grosse Pointe Shores that extends into Macomb County; most of Grosse Pointe Shores is in Wayne County. Lake Township is rarely referred to by name; it is simply considered another part of Grosse Pointe Shores. However, Lake Township children attend South Lake Public Schools (along with students from part of St. Clair Shores and Eastpointe) as opposed to Grosse Pointe Public Schools. At one point, Lake Township was part of the now defunct Erin Township.erred to by name; it is simply considered another part of Grosse Pointe Shores. However, Lake Township children attend South Lake Public Schools (along with students from part of St. Clair Shores and Eastpointe) as opposed to Grosse Pointe Public Schools. At one point, Lake Township was part of the now defunct Erin Township.