WATER MAIN BREAK - Meridian RoadOn Tuesday, May 23rd, beginning at 8:00 a.m. until completed, the water will be turned off on Meridian from Lakewood to Highland to repair a water main break. There will be one way traffic with flag men on Meridian between Lakewood and Anderson. Please drive carefully through the area. We apologize for any inconvenience and appreciate your patience.
Memorial Day Trash Schedule -Trash, Yard Waste & Recycling
In observance of Memorial Day, Waste Management offices and sites will be closed on Monday, May 29th to allow their employees to spend time with their families.
Dust ControlResidents on gravel roads - please do not park on the road for the remainder of the week. Wayne County is grading the roads so that the dust control can be applied. Dust control will be applied beginning on Wednesday, May 17th. Once the dust control is applied please drive slowly!
Islandfest InformationClick here for the Islandfest Web Site
Island Wide Garage Sale
DNR advises caution to prevent spread of Oak Wilt Disease
April 15 marks the beginning of the yearly window when oak wilt can be transmitted from diseased to healthy red oak trees. The normal time-tested advice is to prevent oak wilt by not pruning or otherwise “injuring” oaks from April 15 to July 15”.
Last year Belle Isle lost over 200 trees to red oak wilt.
Dump the Junk, Find a Treasure Event
The Open Space / Greenways Committee will be sponsoring a Spring “Dump the Junk / Find a Treasure” event at the DPS yard located at 8555 Groh Road.
The following are the dates and times: Saturday, May 20th and Sunday, May 21st from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. each day.
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.
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 my complete a form by contacting Margie Cape at the Township 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
I-75 Rouge River Bridge Replacement and Road Repair
What Is Being Done?
The Michigan Department of Transportation
(MDOT) is improving three large bridges,
13 smaller bridges, and repairing the road
surface along I-75.
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Grosse Ile Township News briefs
RV's, Boats and Trailers Advisory Notice
Code Red NotificationPlease 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.
Consumer AlertA Consumer alert from the Michigan Attorney General's Office
Local Ordinance Education -
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.
Code Enforcement Notice
Grosse Ile Township Ordinance Officer