Welcome to Negaunee's official city website.  We invite you to explore and discover our vibrant community. What you’ll find is a city rich in culture and history, filled with recreational opportunities and friendly, caring people.

We hope this website serves as your link to the exciting happenings in the City of Negaunee and guides you to the information you are seeking.


Negaunee… Survey the past… Explore the future!


Beginning April 5th, 2016, garbage will be picked up on Tuesdays for the entire city. The city dump-site will also begin a last Saturday option beginning March 26, 2016. The second Thursday will remain an option for the dump as well. Recycling schedules will alternate as they have been according to MCSWMA All information can be read HERE


The City water department will begin city wide fire hydrant flushing on April 18, 2016. That process will be on going until approximately May 16, 2016. Residents may experience discolored water at times. If experienced, run water for five to ten minutes or until clear. The system will not lose pressure, therefore the water will be safe to use.

The City of Negaunee is requesting bids for the installation of an asphalt basketball court, a parking lot, parking spaces, pathways and various site amenities Bernie Rivers Field. State or Federal funds are being used to assist in construction and relevant State or Federal requirements will apply. Sealed bids marked “Rivers Field Renovation Bids” must be received by 10 am on Monday May 2nd at Negaunee City Hall, 319 W. Case St., PO Box 70, Negaunee, MI. 49866. With a bid opening at that time. All bid documents can be viewed HERE.

A Public Hearing has been set for Thursday May 12, 2016 at 7:00 p.m in the Negaunee Senior Center 410 Jackson St., Tobin St. entrance to secure citizen input regarding the Downtown Renovation Ordinance. The proposed ordinance can be viewed HERE and at the Negaunee Public Library. The Renovation District Map can be viewed HERE. The resolution and ordinance posted are in draft form. Map and additional information to follow.

Negaunee Master Plan
Click HERE for information about the City's master plans. Plan drafts will be posted for public review at negauneemasterplan.org.
CUPPAD and the Planning Commission is working on updating the Negaunee Master Plan over the next year so a lot of information will be forthcoming.





Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (42 U.S.C. 200d), related statutes and regulations provide that no person shall on the ground of race, color, national origin, sex, or disabilities be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any program or activity receiving Federal funds.

To file a complaint of discrimination, contact:

City of Negaunee

Jeffrey Thornton, City Manager

PO Box 70

Negaunee, MI 49866

Tel: (906)475-7700

Fax: (906)475-0178


In accordance with Federal Law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, religion, sex, familial status, sexual orientation, and reprisal.  (Not all prohibited bases apply to all programs).

To file a complaint of discrimination, write to:

USDA, Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights

Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights

1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Stop 9410

Washington, DC 20250-9410

Or call toll-free at (866)632-9992 (English) or (800)877-8339 (TDD) or (866)377-8642 (English Federal-relay) or (800)845-6136 (Spanish Federal-relay). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.