Petoskey News

Jul 30,2020

City Council Designates the Emmet Street Right-of-Way between Mitchell Street & US-31 as Official Park Land

Meeting in regular session, Monday, August 3, 2020, City Council adopted a resolution establishing an official park land designation for Emmet Street right-of-way between Mitchell Street and US-31 Highway.

Jul 21,2020

Medical Marihuana Eligible Applicants

The City of Petoskey City Council held a special meeting on July 20, 2020 in the City Hall Council Chambers.  The first three eligible applicants will be able to proceed in the next step of requesting a Special Condition Use permit from the City’s Planning Commission.  City ordinance requires a separation distance of 500 feet between medical marihuana facilities.  City staff reviewed the order of the applications, and due to the proximity of the locations, only the first applicant (Ocean Capital LLC) is eligible to proceed to the Planning Commission at this time.  Additional applicants will be determined following the outcome of Ocean Capital’s application to the Planning Commission for a Special Condition Use.

Jul 14,2020

Face Coverings Legally Required for Entry and/or Service

Per Executive Order 2020-147, a mask or face covering is legally required for entry and/or service in any business. Violation is a misdemeanor subject to up to a $500 fine. 

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. 

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.

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!