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Welcome to the City of McBain, MI

NOTICES:

GARAGE SALES - The City of McBain will hold their annual Garage Sales on Friday, May 11th and  Saturday, May 12th.  The hours that sales are open is up to each individual household.
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In follow-up to the Community Survey, the City of McBain is now focusing on our economic future. Please take a few minutes to complete the applicable survey below!

ECONOMIC SURVEY - General Public

Click here to take survey

ECONOMIC SURVEY - Student
Click here to take survey

**NOTE:  We are currently working to get the survey links above to work.  Paper copies have been mailed and should arrive to you very soon.  Thank you for your patience. 

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RUN WATER NOTICE: 


The DPW and the City Council have approved a run water notice for the residents of McBain.  Residents should run a pencil lead size stream until further notice in order to avoid frozen pipes.

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 WINTER PARKING - The area between the sidewalk and road is Road Right-of-Way!  During the months of November to April when snow plowing is necessary, parking in said Road Right-of-Way is at your own risk.


~Thank you from the Service Department~

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****Snow may not be plowed or snow blown into the city streets.  This is a violation of our city ordinances and if it continues tickets will be issued. ****

McBain City Council
Marcia Smith, McBain City Clerk

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McBain is a city in Missaukee County in the U.S. state of Michigan. McBain is a small Dutch community.  The population was 656 at the 2010 census.  According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.25 square miles (3.24 km2), all land.  We offer our citizens and visitors a safe and clean community.  We are proud of McBain!!


     A Bit of history about McBain.....McBain began as a settlement around a sawmill in Riverside Township, founded by Gillis McBain and his brother John McBain in 1887. A station on the Toledo, Ann Arbor and North Michigan Railway named "Owens" opened on August 27, 1888 and a post office with the same name opened on September 10, 1888. Both were renamed McBain on September 17, 1889. McBain incorporated as a village in 1893 and as a city in 1907.

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