Harrison... Your Adventure Starts Here!
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Founded in 1891 as a rail and timber town, the City of Harrison is close to the junction of US-127 and M-61 in Michigan.
Said to have been named after U.S. President William Henry Harrison, the city boasts a population of 2,114 (2010 census). Harrison is home to many beautiful sights, and is bordered along its eastern side by all-sports Budd Lake. In fact, Harrison is within 20 minutes of 20 different lakes! This makes it a destination that is great for outdoor enthusiasts of all ages.
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Click to access to the Clare County Lake Maps via the DNR website
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The Harrison Area Chamber of Commerce's mission is to provide members an environment where businesses, organizations, and communities can be successful and enhance the quality of life in Clare County. We are committed to this mission by:
» Promoting the businesses and communities it serves through advertising and by organizing events that will draw individuals to Clare County
» Partnering with the Harrison Area Economic Development Corporation to strengthen the economic viability of Clare County
» Providing a referral source to prospective citizens/businesses on data pertinent to Clare County.
Our Mission will be realized through an ongoing partnership with our members, board of directors, Harrison Area Economic Development Corporation, local/state government, volunteers and the public we serve.
Kristine Stevens, President
Mid Michigan College
Robert Flowers, Vice President
Bob's Party Store
Tracey Connelly, Secretary
City of Harrison
Justin Cavanaugh, Treasurer
Karl Hauser, Director
Clare County Director of Veteran's Services
Phil Sharp, Director
Corinne Williamson, Director
Black Diamond Broadcasting
Jeff DuPuis, Director
Budd Lake Area Association
Kristi Teall, Alternate Director
Success Virtual Learning Centers of Michigan
Vickie Buckley, Associate Director/Member