Board of Public Works

Meetings                                                                            Meeting Notices

9 a.m.                                                                             
Meets the 2nd Thursday of every month                     There will be a Special Meeting of the Board of Public Works-
3848 Veterans Drive                                                     Finance Committee on Thursday, August 24, 2017 at 1:00 p.m.
Garfield Township Hall                                                  It will be held in the large conference room at 2650 LaFranier Rd,
Traverse City, MI 49684                                               Traverse City MI 49686
                                                                                     The purpose for this meeting will be to review the 2018 budgets.



  • Jay Zollinger, Chair
    Acme Township Supervisor
  • Chuck Korn, Vice Chair        
    Garfield Township 
  • Beth Friend, Secretary
    East Bay Township Supervisor
  • Rob Manigold
    Peninsula Township Supervisor
  • Jeff Shaw       
    Elmwood Township Supervisor            
  • Ron Clous
    Grand Traverse Commissioner                  




The Board of Public Works consists of 11-members (includes County Commission Representative, City Commission Representative, Drain Commissioner, Rural Township Representative, At-large citizens (2), and the Supervisors of Peninsula, Elmwood, East Bay, Garfield and Acme Townships (5)).

The Board of Public Works administers the policies of the sewer and water ordinances for Acme, East Bay, Garfield, Peninsula and Elmwood Townships.