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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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
EAST BAY CHARTER TOWNSHIP
A Public Hearing was held Monday, September 14, 2015 for Emergency Services and Monday, November 9, 2015 for the General Fund at the Regular meetings of the East Bay Charter Township Board of Trustees. The purpose of these Public Hearings were to vote on the upcoming 2016 Annual Budget of the Emergency Services, Metro Services, Police Services and Ambulance Services on September 14th and the 2016 General Fund Budget on November 9, 2015.
At the September Public Hearing the board voted to adopt the following: Police budget at .329 Mils, Ambulance budget at .33 Mils and Metro Fire budget at 2.20 Mils. Total Emergency Services Mils. 2.859 Mils. This is a reduction overall of .20 Mils from originally noticed.
At the November 9, 2015 Public Hearing the board voted to adopt the General Fund budget as presented at .7348 Mils
To see a copy of the 2016 adopted budget click here
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.
TO SEE THE ADOPTED AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE VII
REGARDING WATER SUPPLY CROSS CONNECTION RULES
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.