Welcome to the City of Hart

Nestled in the northwestern quarter of Oceana County near US-31, the City of Hart is a quaint, quiet community, a perfect place to raise a family and enjoy a good life.

City Hall Holiday Schedule

Christmas TreeMerry Christmas!

Hart City offices will be closed on December 24th and December 25th. Enjoy this special time of year.

Happy New Year!

Hart City Offices will be closed December 31st and January 1st. Wishing all a very Happy New Year!

Sidewalk Winter Requirements!

Penquin Shoveling SnowThis is a friendly reminder that all homeowners, as well as business owners, are required to keep their sidewalks clear with winter upon us. There is assistance available for the elderly or disabled who cannot shovel their own walkways. Please contact Dave Dickman at 231-923-0478 or email him for more information.

Come Ride the Hart-Montague Trail From the City of Hart

Hart-Montague Trail at Rothbury, MichiganTwenty-two miles of smooth new pavement for your ride; that's the William Field Memorial Hart-Montague Trail, now finished and ready for you and your family to enjoy.

The City of Hart marks the north end of the trail, providing easy access and plenty of amenities. The trail was once a Grand Rapids to Pentwater railroad line dating back to 1872. From Hart you can head south on the trail toward Shelby, Rothbury, Montague and points in between, making for a fun and memorable day's adventure.

Find convenient free parking at our trail access point with refreshments and food nearby. Check the links below for trail information and maps, courtesy of Michigan Trails Magazine and website.



Every Picture Tells a Story

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  • 1960's
  • Soldier's 1912
  • Dodge Dealership
  • Hart High School
  • Worker Photo 1920's
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Accepting Applications for HMS Board Members

Main Street BoardHart Main Street is currently accepting applications for the Board of Directors. The HMS Board is an active and involved board assisting the Main Street manager with upholding the Main Street Four Point approach to fulfill its mission of creating an attractive downtown gathering place. There are currently vacancies for board members with sole appointment to the Main Street Board and for members with dual appointment to both the Main Street and TIFA board. All applications with be reviewed by the board and recommendations will be made for appointment to the Hart City Council. If you have any questions regarding board membership please reach out to current members of the board or send an email to hartmainstreet@gmail.com.

MICHIGAN DEPARTMENT OF INSURANCE AND FINANCIAL SERVICES FIRE INSURANCE WITHHOLDING PROGRAM

Michigan State SealThe City of Hart has become a participating municipality in this program. It provides for the escrow of fire insurance as established by Act 495 of the Public Acts of 1980. The intention is to uniformly apply the provisions of Section 2845 or Section 2227 to all properties within the City of Hart in order to protect and promote the public health, safety and welfare.

These provisions of this act provide that a portion of certain casualty losses for fire or explosion otherwise payable by insurers may be withheld in escrow by our community in order to secure, repair, replace or remove damaged structures which violate the City of Hart health or safety standards.

Click here for a list of Michigan Municipalities Participating in the Fire Insurance Withholding Program.
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City of Hart

407 State St. Map
Hart, Michigan 49420 
Phone: 231-873-2488
Fax: 231-873-0100

Hours:
8:00a to 5:00p, Monday-Friday