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Welcome to the Village of Kaleva


Welcome to the Village of Kaleva, the heart of Manistee County, is located just 10 miles from the shores of Lake Michigan. The Village of Kaleva was incorporated in 1900 by Finnish immigrants, and was named after the epic poem - "The Kalevala".

The Village of Kaleva is recognized as a historic Finnish community in Northwest Michigan offering a growing economy and affordable living in a clean and safe environment in the heart of Manistee County.

We have many businesses, historical sites, local events and unique character that draw residents and tourists alike. 

Check out more about the Village of Kaleva and learn why we are the heart of Manistee County.





In Person at the Maple Grove Community Center

6:00pm for regular meeting

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NOTICE - Master Plan for Village of Kaleva and Maple Grove Township

Clicking on Master Plan opens a PDF, please note this is a large document. We have copies at the community center if you want to see a printed copy. 



2023 Water Consumer Confidence Report

Our office is at the Maple Grove Township Community Center on Mondays and Thursday from 10am-2pm. 

Hydrant Flushing 11/6-11/8 Monday - Wednesday. 

Reminder there is no overnight parking on the streets from Nov 1st till April

Manistee Smart Trails meeting 11/13/2023 at 5:30-7:00 pm in the community center

 Community Foundation is visiting us in the Roadside park on Tuesday 11/21/23 at Noon. Please come show your support

12/1/2023 at 1pm Representative Roth will be at the community center

Recycling has moved to Bay Area Recycling for Charity over on Industrial Drive.

 For more information about the history of Kaleva and historical site in our area, visit the Kaleva Historical Society.

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