City Logo Contest!

Posted on October 8th, 2019
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 to design a new logo for the City. Our current logo has been utilized for about four decades and the City’s residents have expressed a desire for a new design that repres…

Third Street Public Meeting (Traffic Calming and Street Enhancements)

Posted on September 24th, 2019
In May, the Harbor Springs City Council directed staff to explore potential traffic calming and street enhancement options for Third Street. The City contracted with Dan Burden of Blue Zones to provide traffic calming designs for certain intersections on Third Street. The City also asked Ben Vel…

Floodplain Project: M-119 Closed for Six Weeks

Posted on August 28th, 2019
The second phase of the City’s floodplain mitigation project is set to begin after Labor Day. M-119 will be closed starting on Tuesday, September 3rd and could remain closed until mid-October. Please plan your travel accordingly and follow the posted detour signs. The detour route is poste…

Do Not Knock Registry and Peddler Ordinance

Posted on August 21st, 2019
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 to this registry, peddlers (both unlicensed and licensed) will not be permitted to knock on the door of your home in order to sell you goods, materials or services. L…

Board Member Applications for High School Juniors and Seniors

Posted on August 6th, 2019
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 city limits of Harbor Springs, then you have an opportunity to serve on one of the City’s boards or commissions as a non-voting member. This is an excellent opport…

North Flood Diversion Project: Invitation to Bid

Posted on July 16th, 2019
OWNER: City of Harbor Springs, 160 Zoll St., P.O. Box 678, Harbor Springs, Michigan 49740
PROJECT: North Flood Diversion Project, City of Harbor Springs, Michigan
ENGINEER: Benchmark Engineering Inc., 607 E. Lake Street, Harbor Springs, Michigan 49740 INSTRUCTIONS TO BIDDERS
Scope of Work: Th…

M-119 Electric Line Upgrade/Rebuild: Invitation to Bid

Posted on July 16th, 2019
Project Scope & Information
You are invited to bid on a general construction contract. The Contract provides for the furnishing of all labor, equipment, and materials necessary to construct the M-119 Lakeshore Drive Rebuild – Phase 1 and M-119 East Reconductor Projects. Project substant…

Harbormaster Building Schematic Design

Posted on July 12th, 2019
The City of Harbor Springs hopes to build a new Harbormaster building within the next couple of years. Provided here is the approved schematic design for the new Harbormaster building. There are several more steps in the process before the City begins construction of the harbormaster building (su…

Logo Survey

Posted on July 1st, 2019
Let us know what you think about the City’s logo. Love it? Hate it? Want to change it? Take our 2-minute survey! Note: this survey is now closed and results can be found here:…

FEMA Floodplain Project Schedule and Details

Posted on June 21st, 2019
The City will soon begin construction of the FEMA floodplain project in order to protect City infrastructure and private properties from a “100-year flood” event (a catastrophic flood that has a 1% chance of occurring every year). The project, when completed, would allow flood wate…