Welcome to the City of Harbor Springs, Michigan

Harbor Springs is a charming waterfront community that lies in a sheltered bay on the north shore of Little Traverse Bay on Lake Michigan. M-119 connects with US 31 seven miles east and south at Bay View, and Petoskey, which is 4 miles away on the south side of the harbor. The area offers an abundance of natural beauty, four seasons of outdoor activity and an array of cultural and culinary attractions.
April 30 City Manager’s Report

The City Manager’s report is released on Fridays before City Council’s meetings.  Some items addressed will be mentioned or discussed at the Council meeting, while other items are included for informational purposes.


  • Harbor Springs Arbor Day Fest – Saturday May 29
    Come join the Tree Board in planting trees and celebrating Arbor Day at the first annual Harbor Springs Arbor Day Fest on Saturday, May 29…
  • Now Hiring a Parks Director!
    The City of Harbor Springs is looking for a full time Parks and Recreation Director. The Director is responsible for the oversight and management of…
  • Pay Your Bills Online!
    PAY AND VIEW YOUR BILLS ONLINE! You can now view and pay your Harbor Springs utility and tax bills online, by text or by phone!…
  • Efficiency United Rebate Applications
    Looking to conserve energy and save money at your home? Check out these rebates from Efficiency United! 2021 Harbor Springs Residential Air Sealing & Insulation
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    City Meetings

    May 14 (Friday)
    Redevelopment Ready Community Committee - CANCELLED
    10:00 am
    Redevelopment Ready Community Committee
    May 17 (Monday)
    City Council Meeting Zoom or In-Person
    7:00 pm
    City Council Meeting - Zoom or In-Person
    May 18 (Tuesday)
    Harbor Springs Area Fire Authority
    1:00 pm
    Harbor Springs Area Fire Authority Quarterly Meetings
    May 19 (Wednesday)
    Marina Park Committee - In Person / Remote
    12:00 pm
    Marina Park Committee
    May 20 (Thursday)
    Planning Commission - Zoom or In-Person
    5:30 pm
    Planning Commission Meeting
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