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The Grosse Ile Parkway Bridge

For your planning purposes - the Grosse Ile Parkway bridge will be closed for inspection on Monday, April 29th from 9AM - 3PM. The closure equipment under the bridge, as done previously. There will allow the 'reach all' to position men and will be several additional 6 hour closures in the months to come, awaiting an official release. NO long term closures are expected in 2019.
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Township Offices closed

Township Offices will be Closed Friday, April 19th in Observance of Good Friday

Water Main Flushing & Fire Hydrant Inspection Program

**Flushing today (4/19/19): Kathron Ct., Lighthouse Pt., crossing over Bridge to Keith, Owen & Island Estates.Beginning the week of April 15, 2019, the Grosse Ile Department of Public Services will begin their Fall Water Main Flushing and Fire Hydrant Inspections.  The program will continue until completed (approximately six to seven weeks).


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Dump the Junk, Find a Treasure Event

The Greenways/Open Space Committee will be hosting a spring event - Dump The Junk, find a Treasure Event on Saturday, May 11, 2019.  The event will take place at the DPS maintenance yard at 8555 Groh Road from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.  Please make sure to read the flyer located on the Public Services page for more information. 


Yard waste pickup begins on Monday, April 1, 2019. Please do not place at the curb until then as Waste Management will not pick up any yard waste. Yard Waste facilities are closed until April.  Please follow the guidelines and either place in paper yard waste bags or bundle accordingly (50# weight limit/sticks no longer than 4-ft. and 2" in diameter).

Heritage Tree Registration Entry Form

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Learn about Election Security

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Grosse Ile Rotary Citizen of the Year Nominations

For more information: Go to Community Page/Organizations

2017-2018 Township Annual Report

The Annual Report for 2017-2018 is available on the Clerk's Page under the Departments Tab above.


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Report Road Hazards to Wayne County

To report a road hazard please click on the link below or contact them at 1-888-762-3273.

Reserve Police Officer Openings

“The Grosse Ile Police Department is currently seeking qualified applicants for the position of Reserve Police Officer.  This is a volunteer position serving under the direction of the Chief of Police, and the officers of the police department.  Some duties include;  Crowd control and traffic direction at parades, festivals, and school events, as well as community wide functions such as fun runs, and biathlon competitions.



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Cutting Fallen Trees

Individuals may cut downed trees at the Open Space location on East River Road South of Manchester.
Individuals wishing to cut downed trees may complete a form by contacting Margie Gape at the Township Administration Office. This form is good for one year. Individuals must have the form on their person while cutting of Township property.
Cutting may occur between 9:00 am and 5:00 pm.

Greenways Open Space Committee


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RV's, Boats and Trailers Advisory Notice

Township Ordinances prohibit the storage of boats, trailers and recreational vehicles in the front yard. The applicable Ordinances #285-3.3B (4B) and #285-3.3B (4A-1), require that they be located in  the side or rear yards.  Please note: Waterfront properties do not have a rear yard. They have a street front yard and a waterfront yard. Also, corner lots have 2 front yards. For more information please contact Tony Gray at 676-4422 x 240.

Code Red Notification

Please take a moment to fill in the appropriate information below to be notified by your local emergency response team in the event of emergency situations or critical community alerts. Examples include: evacuation notices, bio-terrorism alerts, boil water notices, and missing child reports.

Local Ordinance Education -

 Grosse Ile Township Local Ordinance - 20-3 [Amended 6-13-2005 by Ord. No. 05-06] No person keeping or harboring any dog or other animal shall permit the same to run at large.
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Grosse Ile named safest midsized city in Michigan by consumer report

Grosse Ile has been named the safest midsized city in Michigan, according to a new consumer report.
Analysts at ValuePenguin, a research group, used FBI crime statistics to discover that Grosse Ile Township was the safest midsized city.


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Code Enforcement Notice

Under Chapter 285 – 19.17 of the Grosse Ile Municipal Code, temporary structures cannot be used as an assessory building or structure and are prohibited.
Tony Gray
Grosse Ile Township Ordinance Officer