The City of Alpena Welcomes You!
Welcome to the official website for the City of Alpena located at 208 N. First Avenue, Alpena, Michigan 49707. This site provides information regarding the departments and services that are provided to the community by the City of Alpena.
Sidewalk Snow Removal NEW
City of Alpena would like to remind residents of the requirement to keep snow and ice accumulations off the sidewalks in front of their residences and businesses. It is the responsibility of the property owner to clear the snow. The City allows a reasonable time for people to accomplish this, usually 24-48 hours depending on the severity of the storm. Residents who anticipate being gone for the winter are encourage to make arrangements with their neighbors or a snow removal company to ensure their sidewalks are cleared. Click here to read more......
Notice of Public Hearing NEW
Alpena City Council
Election Law Amendment Allowing Municipalities to Opt-Out of Odd-Year November Elections
The Alpena City Council will conduct a Public Hearing on Monday, December 16, 2013, at 7 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chambers, 208 N. First Avenue, Alpena, Michigan. The purpose of the hearing is to obtain citizen input on Michigan Compiled Law (MCL) 168.642. This law allows a City that holds its regular election for City offices in the odd year on the November regular election date to change its regular election schedule to the even year general election by adopting a resolution regardless of any charter provision to the contrary.
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City Christmas Tree - Culligan Plaza
This year's City Christmas Tree, located in Downtown Alpena at Culligan Plaza, was donated by Carol Shafto of Second Avenue. It is a beautiful 35 foot Blue Spruce.
The City wishes to extend a sincere thank-you to Carol for her generous donation. Her contribution has helped bring beauty and cheer to the City of Alpena this holiday season.
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UM-Dearborn's iLabs' eCities Research Recognizes the City of Alpena for Developing a Positive Entrepreneurial Climate
The City of Alpena has been recognized for its work to foster entrepreneurial growth and economic development in the annual eCities study conducted by researchers at iLabs, University of Michigan-Dearborn's Center for Innovation Research. The City of Alpena was honored as a four-star community along with 51 other communities across the state. Click here to read more......
City Seeking Volunteers to Fill Vacancy on the Planning Commission
The City of Alpean is seeking qualified volunteers to fill a current vacancy on the Planning Commission.
For more information or how to be appointed, call the City Manager's office at (989) 354-1714.
Click here to view and download the application for City boards and commissions......
Street Name Signs for Sale
Street signs will be sold at the Public Works Service Center located at 1001 Long Lake Avenue on a first-come, first-servied basis. These signs are one-sided and have the street name on only one face. New signs are those from stock that have never been installed and are being sold for $15 each and used signed are those that have been installed in the system and removed and are being sold for $10 each. Contact Tami Romel, Public Works Stock Clerk, at (989) 354-1780 to purchase.
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Unofficial Election Results!!
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Water & Sewer Rate Study
In 2012 the City of Alpena contracted with Gosling Czubak Engineering Sciences, Inc. to conduct a water and sewer rate study of the City of Alpena's water and sewer utility and to evaluate and review the expired Water and Sewer Agreement betweeen the City of Alpena and Alpena Township.
Please click below to review the documents that were presented to City Council at a Special Workshop meeting held on March 26, 2013.
Gosling Czubak Presentation
United Water Presentation