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 7 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.
June 14 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.


  • Reminder: June 18 Brush Pick-Up
    As a reminder, the City picks up brush once a month during the summer months. The next pick up is on Tuesday, June 18. 2019…
  • Renewable Energy Survey
    Please take our survey on renewable energy. Your feedback is appreciated! Harbor Springs Renewable Energy Survey…
  • Revised FEMA Floodplain Map
    The following is a revised map of the projected floodplain in the southern portion of Harbor Springs. The number of private properties in the floodplain…
  • Summer Parking Map
    Are you looking for somewhere to park when you visit downtown Harbor Springs this summer? Our Summer Parking Map can show you where! Summer Parking…
  • News Articles

    Meetings & Events

    June 20 (Thursday)
    Planning Commission
    5:30 pm
    The Planning Commission is responsible for the management of land use and regulation of building and development in the City
    June 21 (Friday)
    Tree Board Meeting
    12:00 pm
    Tree Board
    June 27 (Thursday)
    HS Airport Authority
    8:30 am
    Harbor Springs Area Airport Authority
    July 1 (Monday)
    City Council
    7:00 pm
    Regularly Scheduled City Council Meeting
    July 4 (Thursday)
    8:00 am
    Downtown Development Authority/Principal Shopping District
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