Long Lake Township

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Long Lake Township, Traverse City, Michigan


It is the mission of Long Lake Township to provide for the health, safety, and well being for all citizens of Long Lake Township by providing municipal leadership dedicated to sound fiscal management, protection of the natural and historic environmental resources, and to preserve and enhance the features that make Long Lake Township unique to improve the quality of life for present and future generations.


Long Lake Township is seeking a qualified, dynamic individual to direct and lead operations of Long Lake Township Fire Rescue.  Long Lake Township Fire Rescue is staffed by part-time and paid on-call firefighters providing fire and EMS services.  This full-time, salaried positions reports to the Township Supervisor and Township Board.  A Detailed job description can be viewed on our website at www.longlaketownship.com.  Long Lake Township is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin or disability.

To apply, please submit your resume and a cover letter by close of business on Tuesday, November 3rd, 2015 to supervisor@longlaketownship.com or mail to:

Long Lake Township Fire Rescue
Attn:  Supervisor Karen Rosa
8870 North Long Lake Road
Traverse City, MI 49685

Phone:  (231) 946-2249

Click here to view the full job description 


Long Lake Township is updating the community's Recreation
Master Plan.  We want to be sure to address all of the recreation
issues that are important to our residents and others who use and
enjoy the Township parks and natural areas. 
Click the link for results from Recreation Survey.

     Link to Recreation Survey Results

Long Lake Township's Summer Newsletter
Click here to read

Watch Board Meeting Videos Online
View interactive videos of the Long Lake Township Board regular meetings. Click here to watch board meeting videos or just click the "Board Meeting Videos" link under the Board of Trustees heading (left menu).

Zoning Ordinance
Long Lake Township Zoning Ordinance #109, adopted March 10, 2015, effective August 29, 2015.

NEW Fireworks Ordinances 132 and 133
Click here to read Ordinance 132
Click here to read Ordinance 133

Credit Card Payments at the Township Township Treasurer’s Office
For your convenience, the Long Lake Township Treasurer's Office accepts credit/debit cards. Visa will only allow property taxes to be paid with their card. Master card and Discover may be used to pay any bill you might have with the Township. Credit and Debit cards will be charged a 2.5% fee by the bank (minimum $3.95).

Election Workers Needed!
Click here for Qualifications
Click here for Application
Click here for 2015 Election Information

Free blood pressure screening
1st Wednesday of every month 
9 am to 3 pm
Station 10 Fire Station

Time of Transfer (TOT) Inspection Program
Frequently Asked Questions
Instructions for Completing the On-Site Sewage Disposal System Inspection Form updated 10/12
Inspection Form and Worksheet updated 2/11
Septic System TOT Ordinance
Registered Inspector List  updated 11/14

Volunteers Needed
Medical First Responders and EMTs
Long Lake Township Station 10
Please Inquire at Grand Traverse Rural Fire Dept.
4123 Vance Rd. Traverse City
Click here for Fire Dept. web page

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