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Wednesday, 23 April 2014
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ImageManistee County, state designated "Community of Economic Excellence," is located on Lake Michigan, a part of northwestern Michigan. Historic Manistee, the Victorian port city, is the county seat, with the downtown on the state and national Historic registers, and a riverwalk running through downtown to Lake Michigan. Coastline villages include Onekama, Arcadia, Bear Lake, Copemish, Kaleva, Brethren, and Wellston. The county is a paradise for water and sports enthusiasts and is known as the "Fishing Capitol of the Midwest." Lakes within the county include Portage, Bear Lake, and Manistee Lake.

There are also many rivers and streams. The diverse economy includes Morton Salt "When it rains, it pours" Co., a large paper products co., and many smaller industries. Manistee County has a vast natural beauty and a "hometown" feeling, and cultural arts include the historic Ramsdell Theatre, Manistee Symphony Orchestra, Manistee Art Institute, three dance studios, and three art galleries.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 12 March 2008 16:28
 

News

Video Now Available 

Video recordings of the Board of Commissioners meetings are now available on Manistee PEG Public Access Television.  Visit this link to view the videos and for more information: http://www.manisteepeg.org/

 

Manistee County Alert System

Area residents can now sign up for email, text and voice alerts for emergency situations within Manistee County. For more information and to register for this free service, visit this website: https://entry.inspironlogistics.com/manistee_mi/wens.cfm

 

Manistee County 2013 Ortho Aerials
courthouse aerial

The 2013 Ortho Aerials are now available for public viewing under the Equalization Department section of this website. Aerial Photo Instructions

 

General Website Inquiries:
Manistee County Administrator
415 Third Street
Manistee, Michigan 49660