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.
March 13 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.


  • West Third Street Infrastracture Project: April 1 through May 20
    The West Third Street Infrastructure project is scheduled to begin soon. Below are some answers to residents questions and concerns about the project. This post…
  • A Message from the Harbor Springs Crisis Action Team
    To the Harbor Springs Community One of the many reasons we cherish and value Harbor Springs is because it is a safe place to live…
  • West Third Street Pre-Construction Concerns
    Any  West Third Street resident or citizen with a question or concern, any question or concern you may have is very important to the City…
  • Harbor Springs Community Food Assistance Service Survey
    The City of Harbor Springs is coordinating efforts with local organizations, businesses and churches to assist our residents and the Harbor Springs community during the…
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    Meetings & Events

    April 2 (Thursday)
    8:00 am
    Downtown Development Authority/Principal Shopping District
    April 7 (Tuesday)
    Harbor Springs Area Fire Authority
    1:00 pm
    Harbor Springs Area Fire Authority Quarterly Meetings
    April 8 (Wednesday)
    5:30 pm
    Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting
    April 9 (Thursday)
    Harbor Springs Area Sewage Disposal Authority
    4:00 pm
    Sewage Disposal Authority
    April 10 (Friday)
    Redevelopment Ready Community Committee
    10:00 am
    Redevelopment Ready Community Committee
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