Board of Commissioners

2019-2020 Commissioners


  • 8:00 a.m.
  • The first and third Wednesday of each month. 
  • Study sessions may be held, as needed, on the second and fourth Wednesdays.
  • 400 Boardman Avenue
    Traverse City, MI 49684



Live Stream GovernmentTV -
Archived Meetings -
GovernmentTV Channel 191

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Draft minutes are available within eight days following meeting. 
View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes | View Agendas and Minutes From 2011 and Older

Board meetings are videotaped and can be viewed live on Channel 191 and on-demand via webstream.  For more information, call the County Clerk’s office at 231-922-4760. 


Special Meetings

A special meeting of the Board of Commissioners shall be held when called by the Chairperson or by notice of 3 commissioners in writing to the County Clerk. Special meetings will be posted 18 hours in advance of the meeting on the front of the Governmental Center.


The Grand Traverse County Board of Commissioners envision:
A community that preserves the beautiful and healthy environment making grand traverse county a desirable community in which to live where the safety of its community is of utmost concern and who focuses on the well-being of all its people.

A county government that collaborates with other units of government on common issues for the benefit of the community and its individuals that encourages risk taking and innovation to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of our services and to better serve our constituents where all our customers have ready and easy access to government services.