Lawrence | Michigan | 49064 | Lawrence Tigers | Village of Lawrence

    The Village of Lawrence, Michigan is a small, hometown community nestled at the center of Van Buren County. Lawrence is evenly distanced (2.5 hours) between Detroit and Chicago and boasts a variety of scenic agricultural farms and picturesque lakes, all within a few miles of the Village.  With direct access to I-94, a short drive east to Kalamazoo or west to Lake Michigan beaches.

    Lawrence is the hub for many of Van Buren County functions, including the Van Buren Technology Center, the Van Buren Conference Center, and the Van Buren County Road Commission.

   With an active community volunteer base, there are many family-oriented annual celebrations and festivals, including the Labor Day Weekend Ox Roast & Homecoming Festival. Lawrence Public Schools provide students with an excellent K-12 educational opportunity in a safe, nurturing setting and offer a host of extracurricular activities including many competitive athletic programs.

The 4th Annual Chill Contest will take place Sunday October 26 from 4:00 to 6 pm

Come down to taste the chili or if you want to enter your chili in the contest click here.  There are 4 chili categories to win: Red Chili, White Chili, Peoples' choice and Jr. Chili Masters. A trophy will be awarded for each category.

TRICK OR TREAT   in the Village will take place Friday October 31

from 5:30 to 7:00 pm

Angle parking is back in Lawrence after approximately 35 years. Striping completed 10/08/14

The Village of Lawrence is exploring a leaf pick-up program for residents of the Village.  We recently had the opportunity to acquire leaf pick-up equipment and in preparation for the 2015 season, a trial pick-up will be done the week of October 27-31 in the southeast quadrant of the Village.  See information here



Village of Lawrence  - PO Box 217 - 157 N. Paw Paw - Lawrence, Michigan 49064  - (269) 674-8161

                       Office Hours (Monday thru Friday) 9:00 am - 12:00 pm , 1:00pm - 5:00 pm