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.
August 16 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.


  • Do Not Knock Registry and Peddler Ordinance
    In order to protect the privacy rights and safety of our residents, the City has created a Do Not Knock Registry. By adding your property…
  • Zoll Street Closed for Paving on Friday August 16 and Saturday August 17
    Zoll Street will be periodically closed totraffic on Friday, August 16 and Saturday, August 17 in order for construction crews to pave the street. Access…
  • Board Member Applications for High School Juniors and Seniors
    Applications Due: September 6, 2019 If you are a junior or senior in high school and attend Harbor Springs High School or live within the…
    This open house is a means to begin/continue dialogue regarding the Preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs) and meet with residents in a one-on-one environment.…
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    Meetings & Events

    August 26 (Monday)
    Special Council Meeting
    11:00 am
    Special City Council Meeting
    September 5 (Thursday)
    8:00 am
    Downtown Development Authority/Principal Shopping District
    September 11 (Wednesday)
    5:30 pm
    Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting
    September 12 (Thursday)
    Harbor Springs Area Sewage Disposal Authority
    4:00 pm
    Sewage Disposal Authority
    September 16 (Monday)
    City Council
    7:00 pm
    City Council Meeting
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