General Township Information

Notice a street light out?  
East Bay Township contracts with both Cherryland Electric and Consumers Powerfor streetlights. Please look at the pole for identifiying information.Please call in with pole number, street address and or cross streets near the pole.
Cherryland Electric- 231-486-9200 or 1-800-442-8616
Consumers Power 1-800-477-5050 

Grand Traverse County has been awarded funding from the Michigan State Housing Development Authority to administer an affordable home repair loan program.  Click here for more information.

Please take care of your dog!!
The Grand Traverse County Animal Control Ordinance Section 401 states: No person shall intentionally, or by failure to exercise due care, allow a dog to run at large, stray, or otherwise be off the owner's premises unless held on leash, subject to the exceptions found at MCL 287.262.
 A person who violates this ordinance is subject to a fine of up to $500. 

This ordinance was introduced at the Regular Meeting ofThe Township Board of Trustees May 15, 2019
and  was adopted at the Regular Meeting of the Township Board on June 10, 2019
To see this ordinance please click here

Please click here for Phragmite Information.

Help us keep the loons on our lakes!!  Click here for more information on how you can help!!

Board Vacancies
From time to time we have vacancies that need to be filled on our boards or commissions. If you are interested in filling one of these vacancies, please submit your resume to Supervisor Beth Friend at 1965 N. Three Mile Rd.

Car Seat Checks - Dates, Information
Safety Car Seat Checks

Grand Traverse County ORV Ordinance
ORV Ordinance
Road Map


During a major emergency, WTCM 103.5 FM and 580 AM are the designated Emergency Alert System representatives for North West Michigan including all of Grand Traverse County and the City of Traverse City.If there is a major emergency or a Local State of Emergency is declared, important information will be provided by tuning radios to 103.5 FM or580 AM.