3848 Veterans Drive
Traverse City, MI  49684
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Open 7:30 AM to 6:00 PM, Monday thru Thursday. Closed Friday.


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Welcome to the Charter Township of Garfield!

For a list of the 2018 Board of Review Meeting dates, CLICK HERE

Holiday Schedule:  Garfield Township will be closed on Monday, February 19, 2018 in celebration of President's Day.

On October 26, 2017 the Garfield Township Board of Trustees voted to Opt Out of PA 281 of 2016 as it relates to Medical Marijuana.  For a copy of the Resolution, click here.

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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.


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

Read the latest Recycle Smart newsletter.  For a list of dates and times for Household Hazardous Waste disposal, click hereWondering how to recycle items?  Click here and enter your item and Recycle Smart will tell you!

 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.


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:




Have a great day! 



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