About Muskegon

The City of Muskegon is a diverse, up-and-coming West Michigan community with a rich history. Known as the Shoreline City due to the miles of Lake Michigan coastline within its boundaries, the City is also home to a booming downtown business community, a thriving arts and culture scene, and plentiful outdoor recreational opportunities. With an exciting outlook for the future, the City of Muskegon is an excellent place to live, work, and play.


Our Citizen’s Handbook covers a wide variety of information about our community. We’ve placed this handbook into a PDF which you can view by clicking on the image below.

Citizens Handbook (PDF)