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

The Parks and Recreation Commission will be holding an Informational Comment Session on the Park Master Plan on Tuesday November 1, 2016 at 4:30 p.m. at the Silver Lake Recreation Area Large Pavilion.  Please come and offer your comments on our Parks!

Garfield Township's meeting calendar can be found by clicking here.


To view a sample ballot click on this link.  Select Grand Traverse County, Garfield Township as your jurisdiction and then select your precinct.  Not sure of your precinct?  Click on the precinct map.

If you are over 60 years old you are eligible to be on a permanent absentee voter list.  In addition, if you are 60 years or older and/or plan to be away from home, you may apply for an absentee ballot.  

You may find additional information regarding elections if you  Click Here!

Brush Passes will be available starting October 1, 2016 for Garfield Township residents.  Stop by our offices beginning October 1, 2016.  Find more information here on Household Hazardous Waste Disposal and Yard Waste Disposal.


New 2015 Residential Code in effect February 8, 2016

Any applications received on or after February 8, 2016 shall be reviewed and inspected under the 2015 Code.



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