Petoskey News

Jul 30,2021

Planning Commission Reviews & Postpones Action on Amendment to Campus Sign Plan for McLaren Northern Michigan

Meeting in special session, Thursday, July 29, 2021, the Planning Commission reviewed and postponed to a future meeting possible action on an amendment to the Campus Sign Plan for the McLaren Northern Michigan Master Site Facilities Plan.

Jul 30,2021

City Council Schedules Two Public Hearings Concerning Proposed Obsolete Property Rehabilitation Act (OPRA) District & Application

Public notice is hereby given that a public hearing on the proposed establishment of an Obsolete Property Rehabilitation Act (OPRA) District for 316 and 318 East Lake Street and a proposed Obsolete Property Rehabilitation Act Exemption Certificate Application for 316 and 318 East Lake Street is scheduled for 7:00 P.M., Monday, August 16, 2021, in the City Hall Council Chambers, 101 East Lake Street, Petoskey, Michigan. 

Jul 21,2021

Iron Belle-Bear River Bridge Open to Public

The City of Petoskey Parks and Recreation Department would like to inform the public the new Iron Belle-Bear River bridge, which connects the North Central Michigan College’s 195-acre Natural Area to the City of Petoskey’s River Road Sports Complex, is now open. The addition of the bridge allows users of the North Country Trail a safer pedestrian experience by eliminating 3 miles of vehicular shared route. The Iron Belle-Bear River Bridge was a cooperative effort between the City of Petoskey, North Country Trail Association, Jordan Valley 45° Chapter and North Central Michigan College. “This is another step forward for outdoor recreation in our community, and I extend congratulations to all involved” exclaimed NCMC President David Roland Finley.

Jul 16,2021

Planning Commission Schedules August 19 Public Hearing Concerning Rezoning Request

Meeting in regular session, Thursday, July 15, 2021, the Planning Commission scheduled a public hearing on a rezoning request from R-1 Single Family to C – College District for North Central Michigan College, 1515 Howard Street.

Jun 28,2021

City Seeks Property Proposals

The City of Petoskey is seeking proposals for acquisition of three (3) surplus properties on Washington Street and Clarion Avenue.  The goal of the City is to have these properties developed into year-round housing. 

Jun 28,2021

City Hall Solar Demonstration Project Information

Solar panels and demonstration project on City Hall is complete. Energy data related to the project can be found at the following link:

Jun 28,2021

2020 Water Quality Report Information

The 2020 water quality report covers the drinking water quality for the City of Petoskey for the 2020 calendar year.  This information is a snapshot of the quality of the water that the City provides to its citizens. Included are details about where the water comes from, what it contains and how it compares to United States Environmental Protection Agency (U.S. EPA) and state standards.

May 20,2021

City Council Adopts 2021 Goals & Action Plan

City Council adopted the 2021 City Goals and Action Plan at their regular meeting, Monday, May 17, 2021.

Dec 17,2020

Utility Relief Efforts for Families-In-Need

Unemployment rates continue to be extremely high with many individuals and families struggling to pay their monthly utility bills. The City of Petoskey continues to partner with a number of local organizations to assist with utility payments.

Oct 15,2019

Video Highlighting City's Efforts to Transition to Clean Energy Sources (click here)

In collaboration with the Petoskey Harbor Springs Area Community Foundation and the CS Mott Foundation, the City has initiated efforts to transition to clean energy sources.

Apr 19,2018

Voluntary Renewable Energy Program

Help contribute to making our community a greener place by enrolling in the City's Voluntary Green Pricing Program. Create a better future for Petoskey for only 1¢ per kilowatt hour!