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.
July 2 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.


  • Logo Contest Survey!
    The City of Harbor Springs is on the search for a new logo! Please rate the logo designs we have received from community members. Keep…
  • Tuesday June 30: DPW Phone and Internet Down for the Day
    TUESDAY JUNE 30 The phones and internet at the Harbor Springs DPW building are down for the day. If you need to reach DPW, please…
  • Social Distancing Rules and Guidelines
    As we enter the busy season in Harbor Springs, please keep in mind that the country is still facing a pandemic. The Center for Disease…
  • June 10: City Hall Internet and Phones are Down
    City Hall’s internet and phones are down. Please be patient with us as we resolve this issue. For those seeking to attend the Harbor Commission
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    Meetings & Events

    July 16 (Thursday)
    HS Airport Authority
    8:30 am
    Harbor Springs Area Airport Authority
    Planning Commission - Electronic Meeting
    5:30 pm
    Planning Commission Meeting
    July 17 (Friday)
    July 20 (Monday)
    City Council Meeting (ELECTRONIC MEETING)
    7:00 pm
    City Council Meeting (ELECTRONIC MEETING)
    August 3 (Monday)
    City Council Meeting (ELECTRONIC MEETING)
    7:00 pm
    City Council Meeting (ELECTRONIC MEETING)
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