Traverse City News and Events

Roundabouts Are Here To Stay, With More On The Horizon

By Craig Manning | May 16, 2021

It’s time for locals to get used to roundabouts. That’s the advice of Grand Traverse County Road Commission (GTCRC) Manager Brad Kluczynski, who tells The ... Read More >>


Fundraising, Planning Work Begins On Civic Center Projects

By Beth Milligan | May 15, 2021

After Grand Traverse County Parks and Recreation commissioners approved a new master plan for the Civic Center last fall, efforts are now underway to fundraise ... Read More >>


Michigan Relaxes Mask Requirements Following CDC Changes

By Beth Milligan | May 14, 2021

Michigan residents - including both vaccinated and unvaccinated individuals - will no longer be required to wear masks outdoors in any setting, according to new ... Read More >>


2021 Scale Up North Awards Winners Announced

By Craig Manning | May 14, 2021

At a virtual awards ceremony held Friday morning, Traverse Connect announced the winners of its second annual Scale Up North Awards, a program that seeks ... Read More >>


Garfield Planning Commissioners Approve Chick-fil-A, Preliminary BATA/Housing Development Plans

By Beth Milligan | May 14, 2021

After nearly two years of effort – including a location switch – Chick-fil-A received approval this week to open its first Traverse City drive-thru restaurant. ... Read More >>


Frankfort's Garden Theater Hires New Director

By Beth Milligan | May 14, 2021

The Garden Theater in Frankfort has hired a new executive director, who will start in the position June 1. Katie Jones will be relocating to ... Read More >>


Kingsley Rocks Business Expo Planned For Saturday

By Beth Milligan | May 14, 2021

A business expo highlighting Kingsley businesses, nonprofits, and organizations will take place Saturday (May 15) from 11am to 2pm at The Rock of Kingsley at ... Read More >>


Nominate Now For 2021 40Under40

May 14, 2021

Nominations for the 2021 Hagerty Traverse City Business News 40Under40 are now being accepted. Now in its 15th year, this celebration recognizes individuals in Grand ... Read More >>


Organizers Eye Return Of Summer, Fall Events

By Beth Milligan | May 13, 2021

As Michigan inches toward its next vaccination milestone - moving from a current 55.4 percent rate of vaccinated adults to 60 percent, at which point ... Read More >>


TCLP Set To Install 15 New EV Charging Stations In Traverse City

May 13, 2021

Utilizing a $173,763 grant from the Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy (EGLE), Traverse City Light and Power (TCLP) will install 15 electric ... Read More >>



NMC Maritime Cadets Head To Sea

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Events Return To Old Mission, Plus Township Approves Seven Hills Development & Parks Contract

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National Writers Series Announces Summer 2021 Lineup

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Michigan Hits First Reopening Milestone; Leelanau, GT County Lead State In Vaccinations

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Restaurant Servers Spill All

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Three East Bay Township Developments Up For Approval

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TCAPS Spokesperson Takes New Job With City Opera House

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Use Less Salt: City, County Seek To Find Safer, Cheaper Solutions For Icy Roads

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What Might NMC Of 2025 Look Like?

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TC Man Arrested After Assaulting Media At Whitmer Event

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Illegal Dumping In Northern Michigan's Forests Has Become An Epidemic

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Road Project Updates: M-37/Peninsula Drive Transfer, 4 Mile/Hammond Roundabout, US-131 Construction & More

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Police Advisory Committee, Full-Time Hickory Manager, New Vision For Senior Center Property Recommended In City Budget

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City To Reopen Splash Pad Memorial Day Weekend

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