Petoskey News

Mar 16,2018

Board of Review Reviews Annual Appeals

The City's Board of Review conducted its annual series of meetings March 13-15 for the purpose of reviewing the 2018 assessment roll.  Twenty-five taxpayers representing 60 parcels appeared before the Board and had their questions answered.  Written answers will be mailed to these residents around the first of April.

Mar 16,2018

Planning Commission Recommends Sign Ordinance Amendments to Council

Meeting in regular session, Thursday, March 15, 2018 the Planning Commission held a public hearing on amendments to the Sign Ordinance and forwarded recommendations to City Council for approval.  

Mar 09,2018

Voluntary Green Pricing (VGP) Program

Reduce your Carbon Footprint Through Purchaseof Electricity from Renewable Energy Sources

Beginning April 20, 2018 the City of Petoskey will be offering to our customers a voluntary green pricing program.  Residential and commercial electric customers will have the option of purchasing electricity generated from renewable energy sources. 

Feb 27,2018

Seeking Election Inspectors

Have you ever been interested in working a local election?  Why not consider helping your community and becoming more politically active by becoming an election inspector?  Now is the time to become more active in local government!
The City is seeking individuals interested in helping with various elections throughout the year.  Election inspectors are people who are paid to assist voters at the polls on Election Day.  Registered voters interested in serving as election inspectors must submit an election inspector application to the City Clerk.  An election inspector must be a registered voter of the State; cannot be a challenger, candidate, member of candidate's immediate family, or a member of the local Board of Canvassers; and anyone convicted of a felony or an election crime may not serve.

Please submit the Election Inspector Application to:
City Clerk
c/o Sarah Bek
101 East Lake Street
Petoskey, MI  49770

For further information concerning elections in the City of Petoskey, please contact City Clerk, Alan Terry, or Deputy Clerk, Sarah Bek,, at 231-347-2500.

Oct 12,2017

Winter Parking Restrictions End April 1

The Petoskey Department of Public Safety would like to remind residents and visitors that the Winter Season Parking Regulations end April 1, 2018 .   

Aug 16,2017

Petoskey #15 Safest Cities in Michigan

SafeWise ranks Petoskey as #15 of the 20 safest cities in Michigan in 2017.