Petoskey News

Jul 10,2020

City Council Conducts Rental Rehab Public Hearing

Meeting in regular session, Monday, July 6, 2020, City Council conducted a public hearing to close out a 2014 Rental Rehabilitation Grant for units at 414 and 418 Waukazoo Avenue.

Jul 10,2020

ZBA Denies Variance

Meeting in regular session, Tuesday, July 7, 2020, the Zoning Board of Appeals denied variance for an accessory building at 730 Winter Park Lane.

Jul 10,2020

Special City Council Meeting July 20

Public notice is hereby give that the City Council will meet in special session, 6:00 P.M., Monday, July 20, 2020 to conduct a medical marijuana lottery.  This special meeting will be conducted remotely and is open to the public.

Jul 07,2020

Ward & City Conventions Scheduled

Notice of 2020 Ward & City Conventions

Ward Conventions are scheduled for 8:00 P.M., Monday, July 13.  The City Convention is scheduled for 8:00 P.M., Wednesday, July 15.  Face coverings are required of convention participants.

Jun 17,2020

Seeking Volunteers to Serve on Compensation Commission

The Mayor is seeking Petoskey citizens who may be interested in serving on a Compensation Commission.  The Compensation Commission will be appointed by the Mayor and confirmed by a majority of City Councilmembers to determine salaries of elected officials. 

Jun 03,2020

Public Comments Welcome: Lake Street Dam Engineering Alternatives Study

Your feedback matters! Please access the online portal at to submit your input on engineering alternatives for the Lake Street Dam. Written coments may also be submitted directly to Kendall Klingelsmith, Parks and Recreation Director, at Survey closes on July 10, 2020.

May 29,2020

2020 Census Information: Shape Your Future

You matter. You count. Each one of us has an opportunity to impact our next 10 years and the next 10 years of those in Petoskey.  Keep small town communities connected. What makes a small town great is its community, and that is why your response to the 2020 Census is so important. It can impact funding for things that keep us connected like roads, bridges, public transportation and more. Please consider filling out the Census because 10 years matters!

Apr 01,2020

Kalamazoo Avenue Reconstruction Project Update

The 2020 Streets Project includes the reconstruction of Kalamazoo Avenue from East Mitchell Street to Jennings Avenue. From Mitchell Street to Hill Street sanitary, water and storm sewer installations have been completed. Sidewalk and curb and gutter will be started this week with leveling course of asphalt later this week or early next week.  From Hill Street to Hoffman Street, sanitary sewer installations are underway with water line work starting later this week.  

Mar 19,2020

Available Resources for COVID-19

Dear Petoskey Community Members,

There are several great resources that you may want to share with "at-risk populations" or anyone having a hard time coping with the current pandemic. Feel free to share accordingly.

Mar 13,2020

Medical Marihuana Provisioning Facility Application Information

The deadline for medical marijuana applications for provisioning centers was 5:00 P.M., Wednesday, April 22, 2020.  The City received 16 applications that are currently under review.

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!