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The Village of Honor
Is situated on US-31 in Homestead Township in the heart of Benzie County, Northwest Michigan
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Location:
Honor Village Hall
10922 Platte Street
PO Box 95
Honor, MI 49640-9447
Phone: (231) 325-8432
Fax: (231) 325-0003
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Coho Capital
Honor was named after the daughter of an official of the Guelph Patent Cask Company, which established the settlement in 1895. Honor was a major logging town and incorporated as a village in 1914.

Honor Michigan is located in a beautiful river valley along a top-notch Trout Stream called the Platte River. Each year during the month of August, this sleepy little town comes alive to host the " National Coho Festival" honoring the 'salmon run' along the first river that began salmon fishing in Michigan. Honor is known as the Coho Capital because each year Coho Salmon make their way back up River, back to their birthplace, the Platte River State Fish Hatchery just outside of town.

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Honor has the only Drive-In Theater left in Northern Michigan and because of its close proximity, is considered a gateway to the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore.



Since 2010 the Village of Honor and the community based non-profit group HARP (Honor Area Restoration Project) have joined efforts to help move Honor forward into the 21st Century and realize the community's full potential. To learn more about HARP and how you can get involved, visit the HARP website for more information.

HARP Website
www.restorehonor.org

Village annual clean-up day is Saturday, May 21, 2016 from 8:00 am to 12:00 noon at the Benzie County Road Commission Building (corner of US-31 and Ely Road). Volunteers are needed. Please do not put out regular trash or yard waste. See this flyer for information on forbidden items. Please contact the office for more details.



Village Council meets at the Village Hall on the second Monday of each month at 6:00 pm. Meetings for 2016 are on May 9, June 13, July 11, August 8, September 12, October 10, November 14, and December 12.

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Honor is part of Homestead township, if you are
looking for township information such as
Documents, Forms, Zoning, Maps and Links,
visit the Homestead Township website or call Homestead Township Hall at (231) 325-6772.

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