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.
Employement Opportunity NEW
The City of Alpena is now accepting applications for a "Technician III - Laborer" Position at the Department of Public Works Click here to read more.......
Sidewalk Snow Removal NEW
The City of Alpena would like to remind residents to
keep the sidewalks in front of their properties clear of snow. Click here to read more.......
Christmas Tree Drop-Off for City Residents NEW
Residents are reminded that the City no longer offers curbside Christmas tree pickup, however, city residents can drop off their Christmas trees at the
Public Works Service Center on certain dates. Click here to read more.......
Winter Parking Hours NEW
The City of Alpena Police Department would like to remind City residents that vehicles cannot be parking on City streets between the hours of 3 a.m. and 6 a.m., from November 1, through April 1. This prohibition is necesssary so that the City can thoroughly plow City streets during the winter months. Vehicles that are parked on a City street during the prohibition time period can be ticketed; and, if the vehicles interfere with snow plowing, those vehicles can be impounded at the owner's expense. Please help the City with its snow plowing efforts by not parking in the street during the prohibited time period. Overnight parking of vehicles in City lots is prohibited regardeless of the time of year unless a permit had already been issued. Click here to read more.......
Leaf and Plant Material Reminder
The City reminds owners or occupants of any premise, that pushing, placing, or depositing any weeds, plant material, grass, leaves, or vegetation from any private or public land into the right-of-way of any street, alley, or highway within the City is a violation of City Ordinance 102-71.
This time of year many residents and businesses within the City take the time to rake leaves and pull dead or dying plants from their property. This material cannot be raked or deposited in the right-of-way of any street or alley. The City street sweepers cannot handle the volumes that get deposited in the street curb line, delaying sweeping activities. The leaves also causes clogging of catch basins, leading to the possibility of flooding during a thaw. Click here to read more.......
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
- Planning Commission
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.