City Offices Notice
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT THE FOLLOWING OFFICES WILL BE OPEN IN THE AUGUST 6, 2019 PRIMARY ELECTION:
The Office of Mayor of the City of South Haven
The Office of (1) Councilperson – Ward One
The Office of (1) Councilperson – Ward Two
The Office of (1) Councilperson – Ward Three
All Seasons Visioning Session #3
Coastal Lawn and Landscape - Additional Heavy Riprap at South Pier
Short-Term Rental Information
Please use the following links to view recent updates related to short-term rentals:
Ordinance 1044 - Short-Term Rental Ordinance Amendments
Ordinance 1045 - Short-Term Rental Ordinance Amendments
Ordinance 1047 - Short-Term Rental Cleanup Amendments
Ordinance 1048 - Short-Term Rental Staff Inspection Amendment
Short-Term Rental Ordinance Amendments Press Release, 12-04-2018
Short-Term Rental Designation Letter and Form
Short-Term Rental Rule Reminder
Short-Term Rental Frequently Asked Questions
Short-Term Rental "Business" Designation Report, 2019
Short-Term Rental Mapread more >
Board and Commission Openings
The City of South Haven currently has an opening on the Zoning Board of Appeals for a full 3-year term. Additionally, the city will be filling a vacancy on the Zoning Board of Appeals for a partial term set to expire in June 2019. Finally, an opening on the Planning Commission is available for a partial term expiring in June 2019.
To apply to serve on a board or commission, use the link below. Once the application is completed, please turn it in to the front desk at City Hall, or submit it by email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Board and Commission Application
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Board of Review Meeting Dates
At their January 7, 2019 Regular Meeting, the City Council approved a resolution setting the meeting dates for the City of South Haven Board of Review. All meetings will be held in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 539 Phoenix Street, South Haven, MI 49090. The meeting dates are as follows:
- Tuesday, March 5 at 9:00 a.m. for Board Organization and review of assessment roll (no hearing of appeals).
- Tuesday, March 12, 9:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m., hearing of appeals by scheduled appointment. Walk-ins will be seen if time allows between scheduled appointments.
- Tuesday, March 15, 3:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m., hearing of appeals by appointment. Walk-ins will be seen if time allows between scheduled appointments.
For more information on the Board of Appeals, please view the full press release by clicking here.read more >
SHARA Public Hearing
On March 26, 2019 at 3:30 p.m., The South Haven Area Recreation Authority (SHARA) will hold a public meeting at the South Haven Charter Township office, 09761 Blue Star Memorial Hwy, South Haven, MI 49090, to invite public comment and feedback on a 2019 Michigan Department of Natural Resources Trust Fund application for $300,000 in grant monies with a $581,000 (65.9%) commitment of matching funds from SHARA for a total project cost of $881,000. The application will seek funding for the creation of 6 soccer fields, in accordance with AYSO and the National Federation of State High School Association regulations/guidelines, with ADA accessible walkways and parking providing access to all fields. The soccer fields will be located at the 14th Avenue SHARA Recreational Site.
For more information, please see the full legal notice by clicking here.
City Website Email Notification
The City website offers users the opportunity to receive email notifications as soon as information is posted to the website. This includes notifications for meeting agendas, minutes, and city documents, as well as urgent notifications such as watermain breaks, road closings, weather-related emergencies, and boil water alerts.
In order to receive notifications, users must sign up at the bottom of the Home Page at "Sign up here for email notifications" and click on "SIGN UP". The "Subscribe to Email List" page will appear with instructions.
Click here to read the City's current notification methods.
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