3848 Veterans Drive
Traverse City, MI  49684
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Welcome to the Charter Township of Garfield!

The Charter Township of Garfield is now accepting bids for snow removal for the 2014-2015 winter season. Areas include: the Township Hall parking lot, Silver Lake Recreation Area parking lot and walking path, and the Historic Barns Trail. Bids will be accepted until Tuesday, September 30th at 2:00pm.

Please click here for project documents, and click here for Township Insurance Requirements.


Coming Soon: Happy Hounds

Weather permitting, on September 2nd work will begin to install a water line and two pet drinking fountains in the Dog Park at Silver Lake Recreation Area. The Dog Park will remain open, however the north gates will be closed. Access will only be available through the south gates during construction.


bag_of_leaves_2.jpgGot yard waste?

Keep your lawn and garden looking top notch this summer by getting rid of your unwanted yard debris at the Grand Traverse County Brush Drop-Off Site. Click here to get directions, hours of operation, and fees, as well as a list of unacceptable items. For more information call the RecycleSmart Hotline at (231) 941-5555.

Burning of yard waste is prohibited in Garfield Township. For more information about Township Burn Ordinances please click here, or contact the GT Metro Fire Department during business hours at (231) 947-3000.




Questions about property tax assessments?

Please click here to watch a video, featuring some of our local assessors, with some useful information.



2013 Grand Traverse Metro Emergency Services Annual Report




Have a great day! 



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