15240 County Road 6 NW | Garfield MN 56332

Douglas County, Minnesota


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General History

 Leaf Valley Township is a township in Douglas County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 457 at the 2010 census.  According to the United States Census Bureau, the township has a total area of 36.2 mi²,33.4 mi² of it is land and 2.8 mi² of it is water. The total area is 92.27% land.

Leaf Valley Township was established and organized in 1867. The first meeting was held at the house of Willard B. Ellis on 14 December 1867. The name Leaf Valley refers to its location just south of the Leaf Hills, also called "Leaf Mountains", area just to the north of the township in Otter Tail County. The only town located in the township is Leaf Valley which formed at a cross road. The village boasted a town hall, post office, general store, feed mill, and a large co-op creamery along with a number of homes. No railroad came through the area in the vicinity of the town. 

Meeting Dates

 The Leaf Valley Township Board will meet on the second Thursday of each month at 7:00 pm. at the Leaf Valley Town Hall located at 15240 County Rd 6 NW, Garfield MN 56332 for its regularly scheduled meetings unless posted otherwise at the Town Hall and here on the website.

The public is invited to attend any and all meetings.  If you would like to be added to the agenda please call Pam Cuperus 218-267-2533.

2020 Voting Information

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 @ 7 pm  2020 precinct caucuses 

more information and locations for Douglas County Caucuses

Tuesday, March 3, 2020  10 am to 8 pm Presidential nomination primary

Tuesday, March 10, 2020  3 pm to 8 pm Township Election
Tuesday, August 11, 2020 10 am to 8 pm State Primary Election

Tuesday, November 03, 2020   7 am to 8 pm Election Day



The Board of Appeal and Equalization for the Township of Leaf Valley in Douglas County Minnesota, will meet on Tuesday, April 14, 2020, at 9:00 am at the Town Hall (Sec 21) by appointment only,  for the assessment year 2020 (taxes payable 2021).  The purpose of this meeting is to determine whether property in the jurisdiction has been properly valued and classified by the assessor.  If you believe the value or classification of your property is incorrect, please contact your Assessor's office at (320) 762-3884 to discuss your concerns.  If you disagree with the valuations or classification after discussing it with your assessor, you may appear before the local board of appeal and equalization.  The board will review your assessment and may make corrections as needed.  You must appeal to the local board before appealing to the county board of appeal and equalization.  All appeals are by appointment.  Call the Douglas County Assessor's Office at (320) 762-3884 to schedule an appointment.  

Pam M Cuperus

Leaf Valley Township Clerk                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         posted 03/16/2020


Leaf Valley Township is seeking quotes for road maintenance and snow removal; quotes for tree trimming, mowing and brush removal, and quotes for approximately 3,000 yards of Class V gravel and application for approximately 36 miles of road; starting about May 01, 2020 for one year.

Quotes should be written on plain paper and submitted to Leaf Valley Township Clerk, Pamela M Cuperus, 2050 Co. Rd. #14 NW, Miltona MN 56365,  by April 08, 2020 or in person at the Leaf Valley Town Hall on April 09, 2020 @ monthly meeting @ 7:00 pm.

Information on quotes must include description of all equipment to be used and hourly rate for each, price per year of Class V applied and V certification certificate.   A certificate of liability/workmen's compensation insurance also needs to be attached.

Please indicated "ROAD MAINTENANCE QUOTE" on envelope.  The board of Supervisors maintains the right to accept or reject any or all quotes.

Pam M Cuperus

Leaf Valley Township Clerk

2050 Co Rd 14 NW

Miltona MN 56354                                                                             posted 03/16/2020


23 votes casted 

             Supervisor - 3 year term

                                               Brent Ost                                                 23 votes

             Clerk - 2 year term

                                               Pam Cuperus                                          22 votes

                                               Ballot not marked                                   1

Pam M Cuperus

Leaf Valley Township Clerk                                                               posted 03/16/2020

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Leaf Valley Township - Town Hall Location

15240 County Road 6 Northwest, Garfield , Minnesota 56332, United States

MAILING ADDRESS Leaf Valley Towhship - Clerk Pam Cuperus 2050 CO RD 14 NW, Miltona MN 56354 email: clerk@leafvalleytownship.com