Zoning Department


Welcome to the Garfield Township Zoning Department. 


The Zoning Department provides residents and the development community with information (setbacks, parking, building height etc.) to properly plan the improvement of their properties.


The Zoning Department is responsible for the administration and enforcement of the Garfield Township Zoning Ordinance.  These duties include the review of various permit applications and development proposals, the issuance of permits, compliance inspections, complaint investigations and land division reviews.  Examples--Variance requests, sign permits, land divisions, land use permits, and site plan review of "by right" uses are  processed by the Zoning Department.


We look forward to hearing from you so please feel free to contact us with any of your questions, comments or concerns.

Charter Township of Garfield Fee Schedule


This page last updated on 4/2/2024.

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