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

  • Presidential Primary is March 5th from 7:00 am to 8:00 pm. Location is the Vergas Community Center.
  • Township election is March 12th from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm, location is the CDH-Vergas Fire Hall meeting room.
  • Annual meeting is at 8:05 pm following the voting. Also located at the CDH-Vergas Fire Hall meeting room.
  • Next meeting is March 7th @ 7:00 in the meeting room at the Vergas/CDH Fire Hall, Vergas, Mn..


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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