Marshan Township
19497 205th Street East
Hastings, MN 55033
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Notice is hereby given, to the residents of Marshan Township, Dakota County, and state of Minnesota, that it is unlawful to plow snow on the Road Right-a-way. (Statue 169.42, Subdivision 1) states, No person shall throw, deposit, place, or dump any snow or ice on the Road Right-a-way. Any person violating the provisions of this section is guilty of a misdemeanor.

Marshan Township Marge Snyder, Clerk

Welcome to our website

Marshan Township is located in eastern Dakota County, south of the city of Hastings. It was named after Michael Marsh and his wife, Ann. Marsh platted and owned Marshan City and served as postmaster until the city was abandoned in the late 1850s. Thanks for visiting. We plan to continue adding new features, so please stop back soon.

Notice of Filing for Township Election

Affidavits of Candidacy shall be filed with the Town Clerk from December 30, 2014 to January 13, 2015. Filings will close on January 13, 2015 at 5:00 p.m.

Applications are being accepted for the Offices of:

One Supervisor for a 3 year term
One Supervisor for a 2 year term
One Treasurer for a 2 year term

Marge Snyder
Marshan Township, Clerk

Old Marshan Town Hall
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    -- Photo courtesy Brian Braun
Chimney Rock, a Marshan Township landmark