Welcome to the City of the Village of Douglas Michigan

The Village of Friendliness – Since 1870

A very warm welcome is extended to everyone on behalf of the City Council and staff of the City of the Village of Douglas. The “Village,” that became a City in 2004, is the home of 1,200 year-round residents who exemplify the motto “The Village of Friendliness since 1870.”

Douglas is a vibrant, growing community with a distinctive balance between established neighborhoods with historic homes and buildings, and new, exciting businesses and residential developments. 1,200 people call Douglas home year round and celebrate our commitment to diversity.

Downtown Douglas offers an eclectic mix of high end retail shops and galleries along with nationally award winning restaurants. Explore neighborhoods filled with many 19th century cottages and houses as well as some of the finest contemporary architecture. Walk or bicycle the Beach to Bayou Trail that connects Wades Bayou Park with beautiful Douglas Beach on Lake Michigan.

Discover what makes Douglas “The Village of Friendliness since 1870.”

With warmest regards,
City of Douglas

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