Your Crossroads Guide to Reed City, Michigan

City of Reed City Offices • Reed City Area Chamber of Commerce

City News...

Coronavirus (COVID-19) City of Reed City-November 17, 2020 Update

To help protect the public and reduce the spread of the Covid-19 Virus the following action is to be taken until November 30th 2020.

City Hall-by Appointment only-City staff will still work and will continue to conduct city business. Residents are asked to call (231) 832-2245 if they have any questions or wish to make an appointment.

Taxes & Utility Bill Paying-Residents are encouraged to use the online bill pay found at the City web site www.reedcity.org under the tab city services. The drop box outside city hall will be checked regularly Monday thru Friday. Any cash payment or checks to be applied to a property tax or (utility) account should be put in an envelope with the account stub and deposited in the drop box. Another option is to use the US Postal Service.

“Red” Trash Bags- Are available at Shakers or Marathon. Residents with special circumstances should call city hall for appointment for pick up arrangements.

Depot Rental-Continues but is limited to the Health Department group of 10 or less orders.

WINTER PARKING BAN

NOTICE TO RESIDENTS
CITY OF REED CITY
WINTER PARKING BAN

The City of Reed City will be enforcing the winter parking ban starting November 15, 2020 and ending April 1, 2021. This prohibits the parking of any vehicle on any street in Reed City between 2:30 A.M. – 6:00 A.M.,

This is in accordance with Chapter 126, Sec. 8.30 of the City Code. Chapter 131 Sec. 10.106 of the City code provides for a fine of $30.00 for each violation, plus impound towing fee if necessary to remove the vehicle.

Ron Howell
City Manager

PUBLIC NOTICE - Wood Cutting Permits at the Rambadt Park

The City of Reed City is issuing wood cutting permits to cut fire wood at the Rambadt Park from October 28, 2020 through April 1, 2021. The permit fee is $25.00 and allows you to ONLY cut downed trees. Equipment which can be used are compact tractors, side by sides and 4-wheelers with small trailers. Wood must be cut up in place, no pulling of tops out of the woods. Permits are available at City Hall and a Waiver of Physical Damage or Injury must be complete when applying for the permit.

Chamber News...

Chamber Seeks Executive Director

Looking for a way to give back to your community and watch it grow? Love a challenge, working with people and local businesses? Want to get to know your community and its businesses better?

The Reed City Area Chamber of Commerce is actively looking for a part-time Executive Director. Job responsibilities consist of 25-30 hours a week split between office hours and community hours. Must be able to work flexible hours and be self-driven. Candidates are required to be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Quickbooks, social media sites, and websites. See the link below for job description details.

If you have additional questions, or would like to submit a resume with a cover letter, phone Katie Vincent (Chamber President) at (231) 388-4123, or email resume and cover letter to vincent.2003@hotmail.com.

Michigan Area Chamber of Commerce

The Reed City Area Chamber of Commerce is now a member of the Michigan Area Chamber of Commerce. The Michigan Area Chamber of Commerce offers a variety of benefits to members of our local Chamber! See the informational flyers at the following links.

We encourage all of our members to take advantage of these opportunities.

Any questions, please contact the Chamber at 231-832-5431.

Visit Our Chamber Facebook Page

Join the action on our Reed City Area Chamber Facebook page.

Chamber Mission Statement

The Reed City Area Chamber of Commerce proposes to help business, industry and tourism prosper, thus stimulating economic growth and improving the quality of life.

Chamber Member Directory

Below please find a quick directory of Reed City Area Chamber of Commerce members. Or visit our Membership Directory page to search for members by their name, business name or business category.

Welcome to Reed City, Michigan's Crossroads City

City of Reed City, MichiganAt the beautiful crossroads of US-131 and US-10, we welcome you to Reed City. We are a bustling community located at the heart of Michigan.

Reed City is also a major crossroads for Michigan's popular Rails-to Trails system. Here, the state's premier trails intersect; the White Pine Trail (running north and south) and the Pere Marquette Trail (east and west). This unique crossing makes us one of Michigan's most important trail communities.

With a friendly home town atmosphere, Reed City invites you to visit, work, and raise your family. We have a vibrant downtown and offer many business opportunities. With our beautiful parks, trails and abundant natural beauty, Reed City is the perfect place to camp and enjoy Michigan's outdoors. In every season, Reed City is your place for outdoor adventure.

Please browse here for more information about Reed City, our Chamber of Commerce, business opportunities, and tourist attractions. Thank you for your interest in Reed City.

Your Bike and Hike Camping Adventure Begins In Reed City.

White Pine TrailLooking for a Bike Hike Camping adventure out on the Michigan Trails? Come to Reed City, Michigan's Crossroads. Reed City is where two of Michigan's mightiest trails intersect, the White Pine Trail running north and south, and the Pere Marquette Trail heading east and west.

Reed City is the perfect place for your adventure to begin and end. Rambadt Park is a cozy campground nestled in nature close to US 10 & US 131 and the White Pine and Pere Marquette Trails. 13 campsites offer electricity and water hookups. Reservations are accepted. You will find warm showers, a pavilion, band shell, walking trail and kids playground. Open mid-May to end of October. There are free concerts in the park every Friday and Saturday, June to August.

From there, which direction to head on the Pere Marquette or White Pine trails? Any is a good choice! Check this article about the White Pine Trail, Reed City to Cadillac from Michigan Trails Magazine for starters. While you are in Reed City, enjoy our restaurants and downtown shops, all eager to please you with their selection and service. Find out why Reed City is a popular destination to base a day or weeklong adventure on the Michigan Trails.

Reed City Crossroads

City of Reed City
227 East Lincoln - Map
Reed City, Michigan 49677
Phone (231) 832-2245

Reed City Area Chamber of Commerce
200 N. Chestnut Street - Map
P.O. Box 27
Reed City, Michigan 49677
Phone: (231) 832-5431