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.
4th of July Fireworks NEW
Fireworks are launched near the City of Alpena's Wtaer Treatment Plant and can be viewed from Starlite Beach, Bay View Park, Blair Street Park, Thomson Park, Bay View Park, the City Marina, as well as other locations in the City of Alpena.Click here to read more......
Caution Urged With Holiday Fireworks Use NEW
Many people celebrate the Independence Day holiday with fireworks. The best and safest way to do so, is to attend a public fireworks display conducted by licensed pyrotechnics professionals. Thanks to the fundraising efforts of the Alpena Chamber of Commerce, this year's Alpena 4th of July Fireworks Show at Mich-e-ke-wis Park is going to be outstanding!
For those who prefer to light their own consumer fireworks, Fire Officials urge caution. Click here to read more......
City Offices Closed for Holiday NEW
Alpena City Hall and City offices will be closed on Friday, July 3, 2015, in observance of Independence Day.
Offices will reopen on Monday, July 6, 2015, at 8 a.m.
Third Avenue Two-Way Traffic
The City of Alpena would like to remind motorists that beginning June 2, 2015, the City of Alpena will be performing work to make Third Avenue between Chisholm and River a two-way traffic section. Click here to read more......
Beginning June 2, 2015, the new City of Alpena Fireworks Ordinance will take effect and be enforced by authorities. Click here to read more......
Required Lawn Cutting
The City of Alpena would like to remind all residents that City Ordinance requires cutting of lawns by June 1, July 1, August 1, September 1, October 1, November 1, and as many other times as may be necessary to prevent properties from becoming unsightly, noxious, or detrimental to public health and welfare. Click here to read more......
With spring upon us, the City of Alpena would like to remind individuals, contractors, or utility companies that prior to performing work within the City right-of-way you need to contact the City of Alpena Engineering Department and apply for a right-of-way permit. Click here to read more......
Bridge from Duck Park to Island Park Closed
The bridge connecting Duck Park to Island Park has been closed for the construction of the new covered pedestrian bridge.
The bridge to Island Park will be closed until construction of the new bridge is complete, which is expected to be sometime later this year.
City Seeking Volunteers to Fill Vacancies on Boards and Commissions
The City of Alpena is seeking qualified volunteers to fill current vacancies on the following:
- Recreation Advisory Board
Volunteers fulfill an important role in City government and they get the satisfaction of serving our community.
If you are interested in applying for a current vacancy or would like information on City boards or commissions, call the City Manager's Office at 989-354-1714.