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.
October 1 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.


  • Notice of Election Commission Meeting
    NOTICE OF ELECTION COMMISSION MEETING October 27, 2021     The Election Commission Meeting for the City of Harbor Springs will be held on October…
  • Monday, November 1 Council Meeting Rescheduled from 7:00 PM to 12:00 PM (Noon)
    October 19, 2021 The City Council Meeting scheduled for 7:00 pm, Monday, November 1, 2021 has been
    rescheduled. The…
  • Halloween 2021 Trick or Treating
    Harbor Springs Trick or Treating will be held Sunday, October 31st 5:30-7:30 PM.…
  • Open City Board Positions
    Open City Board Positions The City has a Planning Commission spot that it is seeking to fill immediately. The term is set to expire in…
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    City Meetings

    November 1 (Monday)
    City Council Regular Meeting
    12:00 pm
    City Council Regular Meeting
    November 4 (Thursday)
    DDA/PSD -
    8:30 am
    Downtown Development Authority/Principal Shopping District
    Planning Commission
    5:30 pm
    Planning Commission Meeting
    November 10 (Wednesday)
    Zoning Board of Appeals - Canceled
    5:30 pm
    Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting
    November 11 (Thursday)
    Harbor Springs Area Sewage Disposal Authority
    4:00 pm
    Harbor Springs Sewer Authority
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