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Traverse City, MI 49684, 49685, 49686, 49696

Post Office Location: 202 South Union Street/1756 Barlow Street; Traverse City, MI
Year Post Office built:
Town(s) Served: Traverse City
Acceptable City Names: Traverse City
Not Acceptable City Names: Barlow Branch
Sectional Service Facility: Traverse City
County(ies): Benzie, Grand Traverse, Leelanau

Info on Traverse City:

The City of Traverse City is the county seat of Grand Traverse County. The areas name comes from the name of Grand Traverse Bay, near by. In 1853 the first post office showed up, with the orginal name suggestion as "Grand Traverse City". The post office clerk in Washington D.C., suggested that "Grand" be dropped. This area is the largest producer of tart cherries in the United States.

Looking at the Traverse City Post Office. (September, 2012)
Photo Courtesy: Tom Rust