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08 18 2022 Town Hall Utility/LTR Power Point

Posted on August 19, 2022


Notice: Town Hall Meeting – Thursday, August 18, 2022

Posted on August 15, 2022

NOTICE OF TOWN HALL City Manager, Darwin Watson will hold a Town Hall on Thursday, August 18, 2022 at 5:30 PM*. The purpose of this Town Hall Meeting is to discuss the new water/sewer rates, as well as, Business and Long-term rental registration requirements. Amy Fidler, City Clerk August 5, 2022 *Zoom Meeting Link for...

Notice: Ordinance Registration Requirements (Short Term Rental, Long Term Rental and Business)

Posted on August 4, 2022

************************************************************************  August 2nd, 2022 - Dear City of New Buffalo Residents and Business & Property Owners,    City Ordinances require parties to annually register Short Term Rentals (STR), Long Term Rentals (LTR) and Businesses operating within the City of New Buffalo.   Applications, along with meeting and zoning information, are available at City Hall and via...

NOTICE: Increase in Utility Rates

Posted on August 4, 2022

August 4, 2022 Re:  Water and Sewer Rates The New Buffalo City Council commissioned and received a water and sewer rate study for the city from the firm of Baker Tilly Municipal Advisors, LLC in April 2022.  The purpose of this study was to ensure sufficient rates to satisfy the financial obligations of the systems,...

Clerk’s Office Hours – Saturday, July 30, 2022

Posted on July 30, 2022

The Clerk's office will be open from 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, July 30, 2022. The clerk will be available to receive absentee ballots, and register any new voters.  

Zoning Board of Appeals – Board Openings

Posted on May 20, 2022

Zoning Board of Appeals The City of New Buffalo has three openings on the Zoning Board of Appeals. If you are interested in serving, please submit your application to the City Clerk’s Office by Monday, June 13, 2022 in person at 224 W. Buffalo Street or by email afidler@cityofnewbuffalo.org. An application is available at: https://cityofnewbuffalo.org/documents/board-and-commissions-application/...

City Seeking New Attorney/Legal Services

Posted on April 7, 2022

REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL ATTORNEY/LEGAL SERVICES The City of New Buffalo, MI is seeking qualified attorneys or firms to serve as City Attorney for full service legal representation covering the entire scope of the city’s municipal affairs.  The contract is for a negotiable term of up to three (3) years.  This Request for Proposal (“RFP”) is...

City of New Buffalo Seeking Seasonal Help in Parks Department

Posted on March 4, 2022

The City of New Buffalo is seeking seasonal help for the Parks Department. A desirable applicant is friendly, punctual, reliable, a team player, enjoys being outdoors, and working with the public. Candidates will be asked to perform a variety of manual, semi-skilled and skilled maintenance and repair work of city parks, and recreation facilities, including...

City of New Buffalo Hiring Surf Rescue Lifeguards for 2022 Summer Season

Posted on March 4, 2022

The City of New Buffalo, Michigan is hiring Surf Rescue Lifeguards for the 2022 summer season. A desirable applicant is friendly, punctual, reliable, a team player, enjoys working outdoors, and working with the public. Candidates are preferred to have previous lifeguarding experience. We offer competitive wages, and paid training. Applicants should be able to swim,...

City of New Buffalo Fire Department is seeking a Paid-Per-Call Firefighter

Posted on February 28, 2022

Paid Per Call Firefighter Advertisement The City of New Buffalo Fire Department is currently accepting applications for the position of paid-on-call firefighter. This position requires responding to fires and other types of emergency incidents. The firefighter must be able to perform the functions required at emergency incidents, including combating and extinguishing fires. The position involves...

Seasonal Help Needed – City Beach, Transient Marina

Posted on February 4, 2022

The City of New Buffalo is seeking seasonal help for the City Beach and Transient Marina. Candidates must be reliable, enjoy being outdoors and working with the public. For more information, visit the Employment Opportunities section on the city’s website (www.cityofnewbuffalo.org). Candidates should submit a resume and application to afidler@cityofnewbuffalo.org, or mail to City Clerk at 224 West Buffalo...

Long-Term Rental Registration Update

Posted on February 4, 2022

The City of New Buffalo has updated the registration date for long-term rentals. For more information, click to see the entire update.

City Manager Update (Suspension of Rezoning Requests)

Posted on December 22, 2021


Business Registration Application Form

Posted on December 21, 2021


Memorandum Regarding Business and Rental Registration

Posted on December 17, 2021

December 17, 2021 Re:  Business and Rental Registration Update The City of New Buffalo has recently enacted two (2) ordinances for business registration and long-term rental registration in 2021.  The Business Registration Ordinance was passed on July 19, 2021 and became effective August 8, 2021.  The Rental Registration Ordinance was passed on October 18, 2021...

Vehicle Beach Pass Registration – 2022 Season

Posted on December 30, 2020

City of New Buffalo taxpayers can register up to TWO vehicles per address owned. Note:  Your beach pass is valid for a calendar year (January - December).  Registration must be done each year. Applications are available at the New Buffalo City Hall, 224 W. Buffalo St. or below. Completed applications along with a copy of the vehicle...
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