To serve you better, we've assembled a list of our residents' most frequently asked questions. If you don't find your answer here, feel free to contact us.

Frequently Asked Questions


How long does it take to get a library card?

No time at all. Our librarian will be able to supply you with a new library card the same day you apply.

When is the library open?

The Pellston Library is open on Mondays and Tuesdays 11 am to 4 pm and Thursdays from 2 pm to 7 pm. 

What programming do you offer?

The Friends of the Pellston Library and the main branch of the Mackinaw Area Library offer events, programs and speakers throughout the year. We post detailed description of these events, programs and speakers on this page. Everything is also posted on the Calender of Events page on the Village's website. Scroll to the top of this page and selct the Calendar to check out other activities within the Village.

For more information on the Mackinaw Public Library and other branches, please go to www.mackinawareapl.michlibrary.org. Or check them out on Facebook  @ https://www.facebook.com/MackinawBlissPellston/.


May I burn trash and leaves inside the city limits?

No, not at the current time due to dry conditions in our county.  Please contact city hall if you have any questions.

Application Process

I am interested in applying for a job with the Village of Pellston, what do I do?

You will need to fill out an application if available.  Please ensure you meet the qualifications for the position you wish to be considered for.  If you would like to include a resume, simply attach it to the completed application. You may mail it to PO Box 468, Pellston, MI  49769 or email it to pellstonvillage@gmail.com.  Interviews will be scheduled accordingly.

Does the Village of Pellston hire part time employees?

Yes, we do hire part time employees.  Availability of these positions will be posted here when available.

Building Permits & Inspections

What is the process for getting a building permit?

Take a moment to read all required information provided. Then print and fill out the building permit application form and return to city hall.  Should you have any additional questions, please feel free to give us a call or send us an email.  We will be happy to help you.