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 7 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.
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.


  • Renewable Energy Survey
    Please take our survey on renewable energy. Your feedback is appreciated! Harbor Springs Renewable Energy Survey…
  • Revised FEMA Floodplain Map
    The following is a revised map of the projected floodplain in the southern portion of Harbor Springs. The number of private properties in the floodplain…
  • Summer Parking Map
    Are you looking for somewhere to park when you visit downtown Harbor Springs this summer? Our Summer Parking Map can show you where! Summer Parking…
  • FEMA Project Public Meeting – Thursday, June 20 @ 7:00 PM
    The City is inviting all residents, businesses and property owners to attend a pre-construction meeting for the flood mitigation project on M-119 and Zoll Street.…
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    Meetings & Events

    June 17 (Monday)
    City Council
    7:00 pm
    Regularly Scheduled City Council Meeting
    June 20 (Thursday)
    HS Airport Authority
    8:30 am
    Harbor Springs Area Airport Authority
    Planning Commission
    5:30 pm
    The Planning Commission is responsible for the management of land use and regulation of building and development in the City
    June 21 (Friday)
    Tree Board Meeting
    12:00 pm
    Tree Board
    July 1 (Monday)
    City Council
    7:00 pm
    Regularly Scheduled City Council Meeting
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