PLANNING YOUR SUMMER VACATION?
Well it is time to start thinking about those Summer Vacation Plans! If your planning to come to the Manistique area this summer here are a few important dates: Memorial Day is May 25th, the Fourth of July will be celebrated in Manistique on Saturday July 4th, and Folk Fest will be held on July 10th and 11th! Check the Calendar for other dates and times of activities. On another note City Manager Sheila Aldrich issued these statements in a press release on the recent closure of Manistique Papers:
"The Mills closure was unexpected, and the city will do everything in it's power to assist the mill in moving forward. We've let the mill know that the city is here for them and their employees to help in what ever way we can."
-Sheila Aldrich, City Manager
Welcome to the City of Manistique's Website. We feature an expanded link directory, for everything in and around Manistique, including the "Official Community Calendar". Updated trail repors, Business and Church directories, Farmers Market, or Hospital Information, its all there right in the Link Directory!
If you would like an event on the Community Calendar you can FAX the information to the City at 906-341-0106. In addition, advisories from Department of Public Works, Water/Wastewater Treatment and Public Safety Departments can be found here. Our "City News" feature is now located in the link directory. Other tabs across the top of our site will connect you with everthing "City" related.
The City is pleased to announce that you can now pay your City water or tax bills online here at the site. Yearly audits are posted online as well as a Citizen's Guide and Dashboard. This site shows visitors how your tax dollars are spent. Website visitors can also view any tax parcel information in the city. Minutes from the previous City Council meetings are also posted under the City Government tab.
Manistique is your Central Upper Peninsula destination, we are a charming waterfront community with a wide variety of downtown shops to visit, fine dining, a waterfront boardwalk, our breakwater and lighthouse, vibrant community events, and lots of outdoor winter fun await you! Some of the most friendly folks you will ever meet are here in Manistique! Click on "Visit Manistique" for more details!
Plan a weekend getaway and come see what we are all about. Winter is slowly leaving all of the UP and now we look forward to getting back out in the woods, hiking, camping, fishing on our many inland lakes and streams, and loads of other summer time fun! Whatever the reason--Come Play with us- Come Stay with us!!
Welcome again to our website, and to our community. Enjoy your visit and come again real soon!