All Seasons Marine Initial Concept Review Session
The City of South Haven, in conjunction with Edgewater Resources, will be conducting the second in a series of three community planning sessions related to the future of the All Seasons Marine facility on Thursday, January 24, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chambers. Initial concepts will be presented for community feedback and review.read more >
Splash Pad Open House
The City of South Haven will be hosting an Open House to seek public input on the design of the upcoming Splash Pad project. The Open House will take place on Thursday, January 17, 2019, from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at City Hall. The purpose of the open house will be to present information related to the Splash Pad project and seek public input regarding design.read more >
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
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 >
I-196 Business Loop Road Diet
A roadway reconfiguration known as a Road Diet offers several high-value improvements at a low cost when applied to traditional four-lane undivided highways. In addition to low cost, the primary benefits of a Road Diet include enhanced safety, mobility and access for all road users and a "complete streets" environment to accommodate a variety of transportation modes.
For more information for the planned road diet of the I-196 business loop, click here and here
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 email@example.com
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 >
Notice to Boaters
Effective November 1, 2018 the Dyckman Avenue Bascule Bridge regular hours have ended for the 2018 Season. Boaters may contact the Department of Public Works office at 637-0737 during our business hours 7:00 AM to 3:30 PM Monday thru Friday. After 3:30 you may contact 637-5151. BOATERS MUST GIVE STAFF A TWO HOUR NOTICE PRIOR TO HAVING THE BRIDGE OPENED. Please contact the Department of Public Works with any questions or concerns.read more >
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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