Coastal Study Update 2017
To view the Coastal Study Update dated November 8, 2017, please click on it.
Seasonal Employees Needed - Please Apply
The City of St. Joseph is seeking mature, reliable individuals to fill several positions at the Howard Ice Arena and the Public Works department for the upcoming Winter/Spring season.Read more ...
Howard Ice Arena Open Skate Thanksgiving Schedule
The Howard Ice Arena will be opening the season next week with Open Skate beginning at noon on Wednesday, November 22nd.Read more ...
St. Joseph City Commission Vacancy
There is a vacancy on the city commission resulting from the resignation of Chris Heugel, who resigned on September 21, 2017, due to moving outside the City of St. Joseph.Read more ...
City releases an RFP for Scrape, Prime & Paint Contracts #17.06
The City of St. Joseph is accepting sealed bids for Scrape, Prime & Paint Contracts at 719 Hoyt St., 802 Hoyt St., 804 Hoyt St. as part of code enforcement cases.Read more ...
Job Opening for Public Safety Officer
The City of St. Joseph is accepting resumes for the position of Public Safety Officer.Read more ...
City of St. Joseph Receives Improved Classification of ISO Rating
Public Safety Director Uridge reports, "Congratulations City of St. Joseph."Read more ...
October/November "City Connection" Newsletter
The October/November 2017 City Connection newsletter has been published.
To read all the latest news, click here.
West Basin Marina and City Boat Launch
Marina Manager: Andrew Peters
273 Marina Drive
Phone: (269) 983-5432
Fax: (269) 983-8795
West Basin Marina is conveniently located just inside the pier heads one block from the public beach at Tiscornia Park and next to the St. Joseph River Yacht Club (Latitude/Longitude 42º07'N86º30'W). There are no drawbridges west of the West Basin Marina. The marina has 100 total boat slips, 90 seasonal and 10 transient, ranging in size from 30' to 50' in length. To make a guest reservation at West Basin Marina, please call 269-983-5432; in the off season, please call 269-983-6325. Transient slips rates are the same as the State of Michigan's Rate Schedule.
- Laundry Facilities
- Fish Cleaning Station
- Gas & Diesel - 7 days a week
- Pump out Service
- Ship Store
- Winterization and Seasonal Storage
- Free shuttle to downtown during operating hours
- Free use of bicycles
The City Boat Launch is located on Anchor's Court, on Marina Island. There is a small daily per car/trailer parking fee for both residents and non-residents; residents and non-residents may purchase a season parking permit from the City Clerk's Office at City Hall. For current parking permit fees, click here.
Additional information and forms
- Marina Rules and Regulations
- Seasonal Slip Rental Provisions
- Seasonal Slip Rental Application
- Marina Slip Map
- Seasonal Slip Rental Rates