Downtown Development Authority Vacancy

The City of Houghton is looking for someone to serve on the Downtown Development Authority/Tax Increment Finance Authority.  The candidate must have an interest in property located in the downtown district.  The downtown district includes the properties between Montezuma Avenue and Portage Lake and between Franklin Square and the Kestner Waterfront Park.  The authority meets two to three times a year.

Interested persons may apply by submitting an application to the City Clerk, City of Houghton, PO Box 606, Houghton, MI, 49931 or e-mailing the clerk at

application for boards

aerial view of the city of Houghton and lift bridge