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.
TELEPHONE SCAM – ATTENTION RESIDENTS
Garfield Township wants to bring to your attention that there have been reports of telephone scams in the area involving property taxes. The scam involves a caller claiming to work for a company called Diversified Consultants, calling to verify your personal information, including your social security number, and is attempting to collect delinquent property taxes. Please do not give them any personal information and contact police authorities at their non-emergency number (231) 922-4550.
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NOTICE OF MEETING CANCELLATION
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE THAT THE TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2015 REGULARLY SCHEDULED MEETING OF THE LONG LAKE TOWNSHIP PLANNING COMMISSION HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER. UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTICED, THE NEXT REGULARLY SCHEDULED MEETING DATE WILL BE TUESDAY, MARCH 24, 2015, AT 6:00 P.M.
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ZBA Postponement Notice
Please take notice that the Tuesday, March 3, 2015, regularly scheduled meeting of the Long Lake Township Zoning Board of Appeals has been postponed because no new petitions (variance requests) have been submitted. Unless otherwise noticed, the next regularly scheduled meeting date is Tuesday, April 7, 2015, at 6:00 p.m. Click to read the entire notice.
Long Lake Township's Winter Newsletter
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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).
Long Lake Township Zoning Ordinance #109, adopted August 12, 2014, effective August 26, 2014
NEW Fireworks Ordinances 132 and 133
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Click here to read Ordinance 133
Master Plan Workshop Series
In late July, the Township held two special topic workshops as part of the Township’s Master Plan update. The first two workshops covered trail planning and planning for lake water quality. You can watch the workshops by clicking on the links below. The workshop topics are based on input from the recent opinion survey results. Upcoming topics to include transportation planning, invasive species, and planning for agriculture. Check back for upcoming workshop dates and times.
Trail Planning video | Planning for Lake Water Quality video
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!
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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
Medical First Responders and EMTs
Long Lake Township Station 10
Please Inquire at Grand Traverse Rural Fire Dept.
4123 Vance Rd. Traverse City
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Village Plan Overview & Update
Click here to read Long Lake Township Village Plan Overview & Update Issued August 12, 2009
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