3848 Veterans Drive
Traverse City, MI  49684
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231-941-1620

 

Open 7:30 AM to 6:00 PM, Monday thru Thursday. Closed Friday.

 

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Welcome to the Charter Township of Garfield!


Garfield Township, through Prein Newhof, is seeking bids for Site Improvements to the Boardman Valley Nature Preserve. All improvements must be done in cooperation with the MDNR Trust Fund Grant guidelines and agreement with Garfield Charter Township. Please visit http://www.preinnewhof.com/planroom/ for more information.


JOB OPENING(S)

APPRAISER:  The Charter Township of Garfield (population 16,254) located adjacent to the City of Traverse City, Michigan, is currently accepting applications for the position of Appraiser, a full time bargaining unit position. Applicants must possess and maintain State certification as a Michigan Certified Assessing Officer and a Michigan Driver’s License. Preference will be given to those applicants who also possess a Personal Property Examiner Certification.  Applications will be accepted through April 28, 2017.  An Application Packet can be found on our website at Garfield-twp.com, or contact Judy Battle, Administrative Assistant, Garfield Township, 3848 Veterans Drive, Traverse City, MI 49684, Ph: (231) 941-1620.   The Charter Township of Garfield is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

APPRAISER II:  The Charter Township of Garfield (population 16,254) located adjacent to the City of Traverse City, Michigan, is currently accepting applications for the position of Appraiser II, a full time bargaining unit position. Applicants must possess and maintain State certification as a Michigan Certified Assessing Officer, a Personal Property Examiner Certification and a Michigan Driver’s License. Preference will be given to those applicants who possess a Michigan Advanced Assessing Officer Certification.  Applications will be accepted through April 28, 2017.  An Application Packet can be found on our website at Garfield-twp.com, or contact Judy Battle, Administrative Assistant, Garfield Township, 3848 Veterans Drive, Traverse City, MI 49684, Ph: (231) 941-1620.   The Charter Township of Garfield is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Road work begins Monday April 17, 2017 until work is completed  (six weeks) to repair Oak Terrace Drive from Garfield Road to the top of the hill. Plan ahead or use alternate routes as delays will occur.

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Stop by anytime and pick up a yard waste pass for your Spring clean-up!  Passes are valid from April 15th through May 15th to take your leaves and brush to the disposal site. Only one pass per parcel!


Wondering what's going on in your community?  Just click on the The 2016 Planning Commission Annual Report.  


Garfield Township is always looking for residents to serve on various Boards and Commissions.  If this is something that interests you, please download our Board Appointment Policy and send a completed copy to Garfield Township. Attention: Supervisor, Chuck Korn at 3848 Veterans Drive, Traverse City Mi 49684.

 


To access the Grand Traverse County website click on Resource Recovery 2017 .  For a list of dates and times for Household Hazardous Waste disposal, click here.


 The Building Department utilizes the 2015 Residential Code when reviewing residential plans.  Effective April 20, 2017 the Building Department will switch from the 2012 Michigan Building Code to the 2015 Michigan Building Code for all commercial reviews.

Our Building Department is here to assist you if you have any questions.  Please feel  free to contact the Building Department at 231.941.1620.

 



FREE CAR SEAT INSPECTIONS
Wondering if your child is in the right car seat? Did you know that 9 out of 10 car seats are not installed correctly? Have your child's seat inspected by Certified Child Passenger Safety Technicians for: recalls, proper installation, appropriateness for child size and other safety concerns. 
 

2nd Friday of every month:
10:00 am to 3:00 pm 

GT Sheriff's Office Correctional Facility Garage
320 Washington


4th Friday of every month:
10:00 am to 3:00 pm

GT Metro Fire Department, Garfield Station 11
3000 Albany

Call for an appointment: (231) 922-4843 

 Check out these links to other safety pages:

www.gtinjuryprevention.com

www.facebook.com/safekidsnorthshore

 


Have a great day! 

 

 

3848 Veterans Drive | Traverse City, MI 49684 | 231-941-1620 | fax: 231-941-1588