Traverse City News and Events

Improvements On The Way For Thirlby Field, Nearby Parking Lots

By Craig Manning | April 14, 2021

A new project could bring a new parking lot, upgraded ticket booth areas, and several other improvements to Thirlby Field. Traverse City Area Public Schools (TCAPS) would convert an informal dirt-and-grass parking area on the south side of Griffin Street into a proper paved lot, and would require the relocation of an area the City of Traverse City uses in the winter for a public ice rink. It also clashes with the vision for the Thirlby Field area laid forth in the city master plan, which had previously earmarked the area for housing. However, TCAPS, which owns the property, is not beholden to the city master plan and intends to ...

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