Public Hearings – 2023-24 Operating Budget & Capital Improvement Plan

The Houghton City Council will hold Public Hearings on Wednesday, June 14, 2023 at 5:30 p.m. in the City Council Chambers, City Center, 616 Shelden Avenue, Houghton, on the proposed budget for the 2023/2024 fiscal year which runs from 7/1/2023 through 6/30/2024.

The proposed millage for the 2023/2024 budget is 15.0 mills.  The property tax millage proposed to be levied to support the proposed budget will be a subject of this hearing.

Following the Public Hearing on the budget, the City Council will hold a Public Hearing on the Capital Improvement Plan, which will be followed by the Regular Meeting of the Houghton City Council.  During the Regular Meeting, the City Council will act on the 2023/2024 Budget, and the Capital Improvement Plan.

Proposed 2023-2024 Budget

Capital Improvement Plan

The Public Hearing is an opportunity for public comment.  The city also welcomes comments by mail.  Letters can be sent to City of Houghton, PO Box 606, Houghton, MI 49931.  The telephone number for the City Office is 482-1700.


Ann Vollrath, Clerk


aerial view of the city of Houghton and lift bridge