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.
January 14 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.


  • Meter Testing
    Beginning on January 17, Paul’s Meter Testing will be testing Harbor Springs’ utility customers’ meters. If you have questions or concerns, please contact the City…
  • Winter Parking Map
  • Full Time Police Officer
    POLICE OFFICER CITY OF HARBOR SPRINGS   The City of Harbor Springs is accepting resumes from interested applicants for the position of Fulltime Police Officer…
  • City Hall Holiday Schedule
    City Hall will be closed for the holidays on the following dates: Friday, December 24 Monday, December 27 Friday, December 31 Monday, January 3 Have…
  • News Articles

    City Meetings

    January 20 (Thursday)
    Downtown Development Authority - Special Meeting
    8:30 am
    Downtown Development Authority Meeting
    Planning Commission
    5:30 pm
    Planning Commission Meeting
    January 21 (Friday)
    Tree Board Meeting
    12:00 pm
    Tree Board - Zoom or In-Person
    February 7 (Monday)
    City Council
    7:00 pm
    City Council Meeting
    February 8 (Tuesday)
    Fire Authority
    8:30 am
    Fire Authority Meeting
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