Traverse City News and Events

City Officials to Talk Vacation Rentals, Safe Harbor, Master Plan at Joint Meeting

By Beth Milligan | Feb. 20, 2024

Traverse City commissioners and planning commissioners will hold a study session Wednesday at 6pm at the Governmental Center to jointly discuss several key issues facing the city, including possible changes to vacation rental rules, the potential expansion of Safe Harbor to year-round operations, and the process and timeline for approving the city’s new master plan this year.

Vacation Rentals
As part of an ongoing effort to look at possible changes to city zoning rules to alleviate the housing crisis, planning commissioners will seek input from the city commission Wednesday on whether there’s an appetite to cap or limit short-term rentals (STRs) in the city.

According to a memo from City ...

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Bill Marsh Jr. Named To NMC Board

Bill Marsh Jr. is the newest member of the Northwestern Michigan College board of trustees.

Marsh was ...

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Your Winter Restaurant Guide

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TC-Based Company Enters FDA Trials For Long COVID Treatment

Traverse City’s Dr. Bruce Patterson has been working for years to develop what he claims is the ...

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DDA Names Interim CEO, Hires Firm to Lead Search Process

Traverse City Downtown Development Authority (DDA) COO Harry Burkolder will become the new interim head of the ...

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Today Tuesday, February 20, 2024

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NCTA Grand Traverse Chapter - Feb. Meeting

Audrey Menninga, ISN director for the Northwest Michigan Invasive Species Network will give a presentation on invasive species ... More Info >>

7:00 PM

Queer Tales Book Club

Chat about books that are by &/or about LGBTQIA+ people. Reading is not required & everyone is welcome. ... More Info >>

How NMC's Great Lakes Culinary Institute Came Back From The Brink Of Oblivion

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Downtown Parking, Housing Development Estimated to Cost $67.7 Million

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Cherry Capital Airport Adds Direct Service to Houston

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Locally-Led Passenger Rail Project Takes Its Biggest Step Yet

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Businesses Brace for 'Devastating' Interlochen State Park Closures

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GT County Commissioners Explore Changes to Road Commission, Drain Commission Office

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January Home Sales Off To Solid Start

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County Commissioners Discuss Final Facilities Report, ARPA Project Updates

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How Northern Michigan Inspired A $4 Million Agricultural Program In The Governor's Budget Proposal

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City Commissioners to Talk Options for Safe Harbor; County, Neighbors Weigh In

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TCAPS Eyes $180 Million Bond Proposal for August Ballot

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