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 3 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.


  • Open City Board Positions
    Open City Board Positions The City is seeking to fill several board positions at its December 20, 2021 Council meeting. While we have received several…
  • City Hall Closed Until Monday, November 29
    City Hall will be closed on Thanksgiving and Friday, November 26. We will reopen on Monday, November 29 at 8:30 AM. Have a happy and…
  • M-119 Lakeshore Dr. Electric Line Rebuild Phase 3
    The City of Harbor Springs is accepting bids for Phase 3 of its M-119 Lakeshore Dr. Electric Line Rebuild project. Sealed bids will be accepted…
  • Boardwalk Closed
    The City has closed the Boardwalk after making a determination that it is too unsafe to continue keeping it open to pedestrian traffic. Please seek…
  • News Articles

    City Meetings

    December 6 (Monday)
    City Council Regular Meeting
    7:00 pm
    City Council Regular Meeting
    December 8 (Wednesday)
    Zoning Board of Appeals - Canceled
    5:30 pm
    Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting
    December 9 (Thursday)
    Harbor Springs Area Sewage Disposal Authority
    4:00 pm
    Harbor Springs Sewer Authority
    December 10 (Friday)
    Redevelopment Ready Community Committee
    10:00 am
    Redevelopment Ready Community Committee
    December 13 (Monday)
    City Council Regular Meeting
    7:00 pm
    City Council Regular Meeting
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