Township Meetings are held on the 3rd Monday of each month except January and February.  Due to holidays falling on the 3rd Mondays during January and February, the Board will meet on the Tuesday following the holiday during these two months.  Meetings are held at 7:00 PM at the Brandon Community Center located behind the Brandon Fire Hall.  The public is welcome to attend.  If you have an issue that needs to be addressed, please contact the clerk by the Friday before the meeting to be placed on the agenda.

The Annual Township Meeting is always held on the second Tuesday of March.  The agenda for this meeting includes approval of the annual township budget and tax levy for the following year.  Township government plays an important role in maintaining our quality of life.  If you are unfamiliar with what your township does for you, please attend the Annual Township Meeting and see grass roots government in action.

Important Information Regarding Property Assessments

This may affect your 2020 property taxes.

The Open Book Meeting for the Township of Brandon in Douglas County, Minnesota, will
meet on Friday, April 12, 2019, at 9:00 AM at the Courthouse - Board Room by
appointment only, for the assessment year 2019 (taxes payable 2020). 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
valuation or classification after discussing it with your assessor, you may appear at the
Open Book Meeting to appeal. The Open Book Meeting staff will review your assessment
and may make corrections as needed. You must appeal to the Open Book Meeting 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

About Us

Township 129 Range 29

Established as Chippewa Township September 3, 1867
Renamed Brandon Township March 11, 1881

Vital Statistics -
Location: Douglas County, MN
Land Area: 30.4 sq. mi.
Water Area: 5.1 sq. mi.
Lakes With Public Landings: 6
Population: 741 Est Apr 2017
Households 309
Township Roads: 46.86 Miles

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