East Bay Charter Township is located in the northwest corner of the Lower Peninsula nestled among many inland lakes inside Grand Traverse County. Our township is a mix of rolling farmland, forests and Lake Michigan beach front. East Bay is an exciting and growing community with a unique blend of commercial and residential development.
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To view our Winter 2016 Newsletter click here
EAST BAY CHARTER TOWNSHIP, TRAVERSE CITY, MI 49696
TO THE RESIDENTS OF EAST BAY CHARTER TOWNSHIP: Please take notice that the East Bay Charter Township Board of Trustees and the East Bay Charter Township Planning Commission will hold a joint meeting, to discuss Short Term Rentals and a possible Fence Ordinance, on Tuesday, January 31, 2017 at 5:30 pm., in the Township Hall south meeting room at 1965 Three Mile Road North, Traverse City, Michigan 49696.
Openings on Planning Commission and Board of Review
The Planning Commission and the Board of Review have opening for a Commissioner. For a list of responsibilities for the Planning Commission click here and for the Board of Review click here. If you are interested in being considered please send a letter of interest to the following:
Beth Friend, Township Supervisor
East Bay Charter Township
1965 N. Three Mile Road
Traverse City, MI 49696
Winter tax bills were mailed December 1st and
are due February 14th. There is a drop box
available at the north entrance of the Township
To pay your taxes online click the
We have received several inquiries concerning
the tower construction that is going on in the Chartwell area.
The FAA is constructing a new tower, click here
EAST/WEST TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH
2017 Adopted General Fund Budget
2017 Adopted Budget Emergency Services Budget
BATA is interested in your opinion. Please help them by taking their survey.
FIREWORKS ORDINANCE IN EFFECT!!
The State of Michigan regulates fireworks which CAN be discharged the day preceding, the day of, and the day after legal holidays. On these three days fireworks can NOT be discharged from 1:00 am to 8:00 am. If you wish to submit a complaint on days that fireworks are NOT allowed, please call the Grand Traverse Sherriff's non-emergency number at 922-4550.
TOWNSHIP HOURS: We are open Monday-Thursday 7:00am-5:30pm. Closed Fridays. We will remain open over the lunch period and hope that the extended hours will allow residents to take care of Township business before and/or after the regular 8:00 to 5:00 business day.