During this difficult time if there is something your community could help you with please contact the township office. We have volunteers willing to help.

Presidential Election Sample Ballot for November 3rd, 2020

2020-10-07 2020 General Election Sample Ballot

Absentee Ballot Application

Attached is the Absentee Ballot Application link: Absentee-ballot-application  

Snow plowing Application

Attached is the snow plow application for the winter of 2020-2021. Be sure to get it to the township office… More Info »

What’s new at the Canister Site…

Balkan is expanding the canister site in a joint effort with the City of Chisholm. Come take a look and… More Info »


Questions on mask policies? Check out this link for Minnesota guidelines:

Home Improvement Loans

The State of Minnesota offers a Fix-Up Loan Program with affordable, fixed rate, 10-20 year repayment terms. Check it out… More Info »

Looking for a Canister Site Attendant

Canister Site Attendant job description_Feb2020 Balkan Employment Application_updated_3Oct2019


Steps are being taken to obtain funding to bring broadband to Balkan. Grant programs provide funds to rural areas which… More Info »


Absentee Voting information available on the Minnesota Secretary of State website. Click on the link below and follow the directions… More Info »

Pancake Feeds

The Pancake Feeds have been canceled until further notice for 2020, due to COVID-19. Please check back for updates about… More Info »