Parks & Recreation
The Village of Pellston has two parks. Memorial Park is located downtown. This park is home to the Veterans Memorial, The Gazebo and the Old Train Depot which houses our Historical Museum.
Pioneer Park located on Robinson Rd., west of US 31. Pioneer Park is home to ball fields, tennis and pickleball courts, a pavillion, a playground, and nature trails leading to the Maple River.
Park facilities are available on a first come, first serve basis. To inquire about fees, availabilty or additonal information, please contact the Village of Pellston Parks and Recreation Department at 231-539-8031.
On Monday, April 10, 2023 MDOT will be starting a road project on US-31 in Alanson. Part of this project includes detouring south bound US-31 traffic onto Milton Road and then re-entering US-31 at Powers Road.
The Village of Pellston will hold a public hearing on Monday, February 13, 2023 at 7:00 pm, prior to the village council meeting, in the Village Council Chambers, 125 N. Milton, Pellston, MI 49769. The purpose of the public hearing is to consider Ordinance 57 pertaining to regulation of personal swimming pools within the Village limits.
The Pellston Museum is open for the summer! Hours are noon to 5:00 pm on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.
The American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARPA) has allocated $6.4 million to Emmet County in economic recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic. The County is seeking input from the community on how to best utilize these funds. Please take the time to thoughtfully complete the survey. Selections are generalized, so please utilize the field at the bottom of the survey for additional suggestions.
Please join us at Pioneer Park on February 19 from noon to 3 pm for a sledding party! Complimentary hot chocolate and hot dogs will be provided. The ice rink at the corner of Milton and Main will also be open, weather permitting. Ice skates will be available to borrow!
The Michigan PFAS Action Response Team (MPART) will be conducting an online meeting regarding the continuing PFAS investigation in Pellston. It will include presentations and updates on the investigation from EGLE, HHS and the Health Department of Northwest Michigan.
Sponsored by the Military Vehicle Preservation Association (MVPA), the Yellowstone Trail Historic Military Convoy will be making a morning break stop at Pioneer Park on Saturday, August 7 from 8 am to 8:45 am. Please stop by and take a look at these amazing vehicles!
The Village has received a number of questions lately about permits and zoning. The new zoning ordinances can be found here.
The Village has recently revised and adopted the Village Zoning Ordinances. You can view and/or download the document here.
Pellston has a rich history and the Little Traverse Historical Society has a large collection of Pellston photos from days gone by. Click here to view the Floyd Earl McRae Pellston History Photographic Collection.
There have been a number of questions regarding property taxes, so we would like address those here.