Garbage Collection Notice:* GARBAGE COLLECTION NOTICE: May 29th - June 2nd, 2023 (Click to View).

Congratulations to Matt Cross, (Plunkett Cooney – Attorneys & Counselors at Law):

Congratulations to Matt Cross, (Plunkett Cooney – Attorneys & Counselors at Law):Congratulations to Plunkett Cooney attorney Matt Cross and his client, the City of Menominee, on their summary disposition win in five cases brought by unsuccessful cannabis business license applicants!

  • Menominee County Circuit Court grants summary disposition in favor of City of  Menominee and against unsuccessful cannabis business license applicants.
  • Claims alleged violations of Michigan’s Open Meetings and Regulation and Taxation of Marihuana acts, as well as U.S. Constitution’s equal protection and due process clauses.
  • After nearly two years in litigation, all five (5) cases were dismissed!

A Message from the Mayor’s Desk (2022 State of the City Address):

Menominee, MIGood Evening. Once again, it is my honor as Mayor of the City of Menominee, to deliver to you this evening, the State of the City Address.

As expected, every year brings developments of significance to the City. During the past year we had quite a few impactful changes in personnel. The former Chief of Police is now our City Manager and is skillfully navigating the profusion of issues with which we are confronted. Our police department is now under the leadership of Chief Justin Hofer. Mr. Todd Rye has taken on the duties of the Building Inspector, replacing Derek Schultz. After careful consideration, the Engineer/DPW position was split and Mr. Mike Krah is now the Director of the Department of Public Works. DPW employee Dave Haglund has retired after a long career in Menominee. Worthy of note, although not during the last calendar year, are the retirements of our valuable Assessor, Peg Bastien, after a 30 year career with the City of Menominee…

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Under ConstructionCity of Menominee – State Revolving Fund Water & Sewer Utility Project Update

The $6.3M project has resumed for the 2023 construction season.

During the months of May, June and July, the contractor will be working on water service replacements at various locations throughout the City. The reconstruction portion along 13th Avenue, between 18th Street and 20th Street, is currently scheduled to begin late July. Additional information will be provided as we get closer to construction

Week of May 8th

Contractor resumed water service replacements along 16th Street between 32nd Avenue and 36th Avenue. Sporadic roadway closes were required to complete water main connections.

Week of May 15th

Contractor will continue with water service replacements along 16th Street between 34th Avenue and 38th Avenue and along 15th Street between 32nd Avenue and 34th Avenue. Anticipate daytime roadway closures where the contractor is working to allow for watermain connections, but the roadways will reopen at the end of the workday.


Some sidewalk sections may be removed during water service replacement work. Uneven surfaces will be present so please use caution when walking in those areas.

Menominee Marina & Boat Landing

From morning to evening, your stay at the Menominee Marina will be enjoyable. We guarantee it. We have great rates, slips for sale, and easy access to downtown venues and activities.

Menominee Waterfront Festival

The Menominee Waterfront Festival is a family-friendly, 4-day event held in beautiful downtown Menominee, Michigan by the marina. It usually runs the first Thursday through Sunday in August.

Menominee Parks & Recreation

Our recreation department provides diverse year-round leisure opportunities through the preservation of open space, park settings, recreational facilities and programs for residents.

River Park Campground

River Park Campground features 58 paved sites nestled on the shores of the Menominee River located in the City of Menominee. The majority of the sites are full hook-up (sewer, water and electricity) with 20/30 amp. electrical service.

Menominee Area Public Schools

Closed all K-12 schools. Schools are scheduled to reopen on Monday, April 6. During the closure, teachers will educate their students through online learning. This is the first major order she issued that affected day-to-day life in Michigan. 

Pavilions Available to Rent

There are a total of four (4) pavilions to rent. John Henes Park (Henes Park Drive) has three (3) pavilions that all have electricity and are partially enclosed. Water Tower Park (36th Avenue) has one (1) pavilion which also has electricity but is not enclosed.

Higher Education

There are two higher education campuses in the area, the Marinette Campuses of Northeast Wisconsin Technical College and University of Wisconsin-Green Bay. Together they offer certificates through master’s degrees. Tuition rates for Menominee County residents are comparable to in-state rates.

Visit NWTC Marinette
Jennifer Flatt, PhD
Dean, Marinette Campus
Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
1601 University Drive
Marinette, WI 54143
(715) 732-3888
Visit UWGB – Marinette Campus
Cindy Bailey
Campus Executive Officer
Main Administration Building, M-144
University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, Marinette Campus
750 W. Bay Shore Street
Marinette, WI 54143
(715) 735-4312


Message from the Mayor

As mayor, I am proud to welcome you to the Website for the BEAUTIFUL City of Menominee! Whether you are a resident, potential resident, or a visitor, we have many areas of interest to explore. Menominee is fortunate to be bordered by waterfront, located between the bay of Green Bay and the Menominee River. We have an expansive park system throughout the city, including a full-service campground adjacent to the Menominee River, a first-rate marina, and a charming historic district. Please take the time to investigate all of the possibilities within Menominee, “Where the Best of Michigan Begins!”

Jean Stegeman, Mayor of Menominee, MI