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The Future Of Traverse City State Park

By Beth Milligan | March 3, 2021

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is creating the first-ever management plan for the Keith J. Charters Traverse City State Park, with hundreds of residents weighing in on desired changes to the park including traffic and access upgrades, an improved pedestrian crossing over US-31, and more full hookup campsites and dump stations. Some of those changes could be on the near-term horizon, with the DNR planning to hold a public virtual meeting this month to gather final feedback on the park plan before adopting it.

The DNR meeting will take place March 18 from 6pm-7pm on Zoom, with a video recording available one week later. The DNR will ...

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GT County Opens Vaccine Eligibility To Food/Agriculture Workers

Food and agriculture workers are now eligible to receive COVID-19 vaccines in Grand Traverse County effective immediately, ...

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Restaurant, Nursing Home, Other Business Restrictions Relaxed In Michigan

Indoor dining capacity limits will increase from 25 to 50 percent for restaurants and bars in Michigan ...

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City To Investigate Accidental Release Of PFAS-Laced Foam At Airport

Traverse City commissioners want more information before paying more than $40,000 in clean-up costs after city firefighters ...

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Brain Play: Smart Thinking For Kids & Families Up North

The pandemic created numerous challenges with education in Michigan, with schooling vacillating between the classroom, online, and ...

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Today Wednesday, March 3, 2021

7:00 PM

Virtual Town Hall Meeting

Presented by State Rep. John Roth, TC. Held via Zoom. Rep. Roth will answer questions & concerns from ... More Info >>

GT County Commissioners To Discuss Rules For Raising Own Wages, Eviction/911 Resolutions

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As Libraries Reopen, A Glimpse At The Numbers

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GT Regional Land Conservancy Plans $8.5 Million Conversion Of Mitchell Creek Golf Course Into Nature Preserve, Conservation Center

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Construction Ahead: Major Road, Bridge, Roundabout Projects On Deck For Spring

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A Glimpse Of Traverse City's Racial Past Amidst Black History Month

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Interlochen Opens New Dance Center Overlooking Green Lake

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City, County Look To Broaden Public Outreach With Communications Hires

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Michigan Attorney General Takes Up Clous Case, Will Review For Charges

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City Makes Progress Toward Hitting Green Goals

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Meet Traverse City's TikTok Star

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Chick-fil-A Eyes New Location For TC Franchise; Burger King To Rebuild By Cherryland Center

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Crashed Phone Lines And New Deep Freezers: Vaccines By The Numbers

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Boardman River Wall Project Could Cost Millions, Reshape Portion Of Waterfront

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Dreaming Of Foreign Lands: The Plight Of Peace Corps Volunteers

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