Petoskey News

Jun 03,2020

Healing the Bear: Engineering Alternatives for the Lake Street Dam Meeting Info

The results of an engineering alternatives study for the Lake Street Dam will be presented via Zoom Webinar on June 23 at 5:30 P.M. With grant support from the Great Lakes Fishery Trust, Tip of the Mitt Watershed Council has enlisted OHM Advisors to conduct the study on behalf of the City of Petoskey, who owns the dam and is also contributing toward the study.

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!

May 28,2020

City Council Meeting Agenda: June 1, 2020

Public notice is hereby give that the City of Petoskey City Council will meet in regular session, 7:00 P.M., Monday, June 1, 2020. This regular meeting will be conducted remotely and is open to the public.

May 12,2020

Wastewater Treatment Plant Discharge Permit Public Notice

The Department of Environment, Great Lakes and Energy, also known as EGLE, issues a discharge permit to the City of Petoskey for the wastewater treatment plant.   This document permits the treatment plant to discharge to Little Traverse Bay. When the permit is issued by EGLE, the community must be informed, allowing residents to review and comment on the new requirements.

May 06,2020

Spring Residential Rubbish Collection Program Scheduled for the week of June 8

UPDATE: Spring Residential Rubbish Collection scheduled for the week of June 8, 2020.

Apr 01,2020

Kalamazoo Avenue Reconstruction Project To Begin May 11

The 2020 Streets Project includes the reconstruction of Kalamazoo Avenue from East Mitchell Street to Jennings Avenue. Preliminary work will begin the week of May 4th in preparation for a May 11th start-up of construction activities. (See below for construction phasing).  Preliminary work will include staking by survey crews, Miss Dig utility flagging, saw-cutting and staging of traffic control devices. The contractor for this project is Tri-County Excavating, LLC of Harbor Springs. 

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 19,2020

Support Local Businesses

Did you know there are ways to support our local businesses without face-to-face contact and by following social distancing guidelines? A few ways to support local businesses is to shop online, shop over the phone, buy a gift card, order take-out or curbside, leave a review and promote social media posts.

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!