Dora Township

Dora Township is located in Otter Tail County, Minnesota.  The county seat is in Fergus Falls, MN.

The township was organized in 1879. It is named after Sedelia Isadora "Dora" (Woodruff) Thomas, the wife of Ellis L. Thomas, one of Dora Township's founding fathers (Source: Wikipedia).

As of the 2000 census, there were 726 people, 305 households, and 239 families residing in Dora township.

The township consists primarily of farmland and lakes.  Major lakes are: Alice, East Silent, East Spirit, Hoffman, Round, Sybil, West Silent, West Spirit.

The town board consists of one chairman, two supervisors, a clerk and a treasurer.  Meetings are held at the CDH Vergas Fire Hall in Vergas, MN.

News & Notices

  • Township Meeting:  Thursday, January 5th at 7pm.
  • Annual Meeting is March 14th, 2023
  • Filing for one supervisor office and treasurer is from January 3rd through January 17th, 2023
  • Notice of Vacation Hearing 401st St Undeveloped Culdesac
  • Meeting Location:  Due to the Covid-19 corona virus, we cannot meet at the fire hall. Until further notice, we will be meeting at 29375 430th St, Vergas, MN 56587.  We will still meet at 7:00 PM, any questions feel free to call Mike Kratzke, Clerk, at 218-849-8437.
  • Special Meetings Annual Meeting - March 8th, at 8:05 PM. Township Election is from 5-8 PM


Administer township policies, ordinances, and budget. Communicate with residents.


Provide for year round maintenance of Dora Township roadways.


Administer and oversee township, state and national election process for residents.


Support the services of our local C.D.H. Vergas Fire & Rescue Association.

Contact Us

Dora Township

Mailing Address:
45494 County Hwy 35
Vergas, MN  56587

If questions, contact our
Clerk at 218-849-8437


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