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Invitation To Participate


Grand Traverse County Commission on Aging is seeking from qualified firms to participate in providing 2017-2018 season snow removal services to seniors throughout Grand Traverse County.  

Packages can be obtained by contacting the Grand Traverse County Commission on Aging, 520 W. Front Street, Suite B, Traverse City, MI 49684.  (231) 922-4688.  Or you can click on the link here and complete the Project Bid Form, and return to it to us as shown on the prospective vendor letter at the end of the Project Bid Form.  Also attached is a checklist to complete.  Click here to open the checklist.

Grand Traverse County reserves the right to accept or reject any or all vendors, waive irregularities, and to accept the bids on an entire or individual basis that are in the best interests of the County.  Bid closing date is September 8, 2017.

Request for Quote

Grand Traverse County Commission on Aging is accepting bids from qualified firms to lease a number of Personal Emergency Response Units with a minimum of 200 (combined) up to a maximum of 600 (combined). The Personal Emergency Response Units will be located in senior citizen homes throughout Grand Traverse County for a period of three (3) years for the calendar years of 2018 – 2020 beginning January 1, 2018. 

Requests for Proposals can be obtained through the Michigan Inter-governmental Trade Network at http://www.mitn.info/, or by clicking on the link here and completing the Project Bid Form, and returning it as shown below.  Click here to read the prospective vendor letter.  Bid closing date is September 15, 2017.


AARP Smart Driver Course


The Commission on Aging is pleased to announce that we will again be hosting the AARP Smart Driver Course in 2017.

You could be eligible for an auto insurance discount, for driver's 55 years and older.  Consult your insurance agent.  Take the 2-day, 8-hour classroom refresher designed for mature drivers.  Coffee is provided and you are welcome to bring lunch and/or refreshments to class.  A microwave and refrigerator are available for your use.  Advance registration is required.

AARP Smart Driver Course
520 W. Front Street

Thursday, September 21st and September 22nd 9am - 1:00 pm.

$15/AARP Members
$20/Non-Members

Fees are collected on the first day of the course, by the instructor

Appointments are available by calling us at (231) 922-4688, or by stopping by, Monday – Friday from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm. Closed from 12:00-1:00 pm