Official Web Site of the City of Houghton, Michigan USA 


Contact Us - City Office

City Manager, Clerk, Treasurer, and Assessor are all located in this office.


City of Houghton
City Center
616 Shelden Avenue
Houghton, MI 49931

Office Hours

Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

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Phone Numbers

City Center
906.482.0282 [FAX]

Police Department

Fire Department

Public Works


Dial 911 for Emergencies

E-mail Announcements

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E-mail Contacts

Eric Waara

City Manager

Scott MacInnes


Ann Vollrath

Assistant City Manager and Clerk

Jodi Reynolds

Treasurer & Transit Director

Eric Waara

Director of Public Works

Mike Reynolds

Fire Chief

John Donnelly

Chief of Police

Cleo Ruonavaara

Water Department

Jeff Jepsen

Code Enforcement



Business Directory

Add Your Business
If you own or manage a business in the City of Houghton, and your business is not listed in the business directory,  please click here to request your business be added. If you have a Web site, this form will also add your business to the City Web Directory as well. Your business must have a physical location with the city limits to be included in the Business Directory.

Update Your Listing
If your business is already listed, but you would like to update the information, please contact




City of Houghton

City Center
616 Shelden Avenue Houghton, MI 49931

(906) 482-1700 tel
(906) 482-0282 fax

Office Hours
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

City Information
Contact Us - City Office
Council & Commissions
Houghton Police Department
Houghton Fire Department
Houghton Public Transit
Public Hearing Notices
City Plans
Property Maintenance/ Code Enforecment
Freedom of Information Act Requests
City Information
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Rental Licensing & Inspections
City Ordinances
Business Licensing
Election Information
Title VI Policy
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Dee Stadium
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Boating & Docks
Waterfront Trail
Waterfront Recreation
Pewabic St. Comm. Garden
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Latest News
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Houghton Business Directory
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MTEC SmartZone
Keweenaw Chamber of Commerce
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