Welcome to Peninsula Township
The Old Mission Peninsula is perhaps Michigan's most unique and scenic township. Unlike the typical six mile by six mile square township, the Old Mission Peninsula is finger-like in shape, projecting approximately 16 miles into Grand Traverse Bay. The township varies from one to three miles in width and contains approximately 42 miles of Great Lakes shoreline. The 2017 U.S. Census lists a population of 5773.
Zoning Board of Appeals Special Meeting - April 11, 2019 at 7:00 p.m.:
Click HERE to view the Peninsula Township Fire Department March 5, 2019 DRAFT Budget.
Firefighter/Paramedic Position - The Peninsula Township Fire Department is seeking applicants for the potential hiring of one full time Firefighter/Paramedic. Applicants must submit a completed Peninsula Township Fire Department Application for Employment to the Peninsula Township Fire Department 14247 Center Road, Traverse City, MI or Township Hall at 13235 Center Road, Traverse City, MI, 49686 in person by April 18, 2019 at 4 p.m. A valid Driver’s License and proof of the required certifications must be presented when submitting an Application for Employment. An Application for Employment can be requested by calling 231-223-4443 or emailing Chief Gilstorff at email@example.com. Click HERE to view the complete advertisement. Click HERE to view the job description. Click HERE to print the application.
The Peninsula Township is accepting sealed bids for:
Click HERE to view the Grand Traverse County Road Commission 2019 project list.
Fire Prevention Tip:
Check your smoke detectors monthly by simply pressing the test button. March 10th is daylight savings be sure to change the batteries in your smoke detectors.
Ordinance Re-write Information
Peninsula Township is currently working with McKenna Associates, a professional planning firm, to re-write the Zoning Ordinance. Click HERE for more information.
Donation of Development Rights
The Township's DDR program may be a great option for you! Contact Randy Mielnik, Planner, at 231-223-7314 if you are interested in more information. The application is available HERE