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.
December 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.


  • City Database Update Project Underway
    In an effort to keep the City’s Assessment and Zoning databases up to date with current information, the City has hired a temporary employee to…
  • Request for Proposals: Electrical Upgrades at the City Marina
    The City of Harbor Springs is seeking bids from qualified companies to perform electrical upgrades on the east dock at the City marina. These electrical…
  • Job Opening — Electric Department Superintendent (Full Time)
    The City is on the search for an Electric Department Superintendent! The Superintendent is responsible for all operations of the Harbor Springs Electric Department, including…
  • City Logo Contest!
    The City of Harbor Springs is on the search for a new and improved logo!  The City of Harbor Springs is holding a public contest…
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    Meetings & Events

    December 9 (Monday)
    City Council
    7:00 pm
    City Council Meeting
    December 10 (Tuesday)
    Board of Review
    9:00 am
    Board of Review Meetings
    December 11 (Wednesday)
    5:30 pm
    Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting
    December 12 (Thursday)
    Harbor Springs Area Sewage Disposal Authority
    4:00 pm
    Sewage Disposal Authority
    December 13 (Friday)
    Redevelopment Ready Community Committee
    10:00 am
    Redevelopment Ready Community Committee
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