DMB Mission Statement


A self-governing board dedicated to planning, promoting, and preserving the downtown business district - the hub of our
community – for the greater good of the business, professional, social, cultural and service activities located within the defined downtown area.


Purposes of the Downtown Development Authority Board of Directors and Downtown Management Board are to:

(1)  Provide leadership for the implementation of improvements as outlined in the Downtown Master Plan as adopted by the City of Petoskey in 1987;

(2)  Promote public and private development and physical improvements in the downtown business district as initiated by individuals and organizations;

(3)  Serve as an advisory body to the City of Petoskey in matters pertaining to the downtown business district; and

(4)  coordinate appropriate downtown programs and services.

Downtown Offices
216 Park Av
Petoskey, MI 49770

Telephone: 231-622-8501
Fax: 231-622-8502
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