News

Photo Gallery

View photos of Owosso and upload your own to the site. Check out the Gallery »

DCP_0385

News and Announcements

Aug
16

NOTICE IS hereby given, as provided by Section 5.4(e) of the City Charter and Act 267, Public Acts of Michigan, that a SPECIAL MEETING OF THE OWOSSO CITY COUNCIL has been called for Saturday, August 26, 2017 at 8:00 a.m.  The meeting will be held in the Arlee Room of D’Mar Banquet & C...

Read more »

Aug
17

July Neighborhood Crime Report

Aug
14

Safeway Transport will be cleaning & televising sanitary sewers in the city beginning Monday, Aug 14th through Thursday, Aug 31st.  The contractor, Safeway, will advise when in residential areas by placing notifications at those addresses.  These services are required to ensure the sew...

Read more »

Aug
11

CITY OF OWOSSO UTILITY BILLING WATER METER REPLACEMENT PROJECT 2017  The city of Owosso will upgrade its water/sewer utility billing system to a wireless remote technology and replace all water meters beginning the week of August 14,  2017.  This is required to retire outdated hardw...

Read more »

Aug
02

City of Owosso’s Brush Pickup Program  The city of Owosso’s next brush pickup is scheduled for Wednesday, August 30, 2017.  Call 989-725-0550 or send an email to debbie.hebert@ci.owosso.mi.us no later than noon, Tuesday, August 29, 2017 giving the address where the brush...

Read more »

Aug
02

Construction work is progressing according to schedule.  All concrete work including curb and gutter, sidewalk, driveway approaches should be complete the week of August 7, 2017.  The first course of asphalt is scheduled for August 10, 2017.  Final asphalt course and site restoration ...

Read more »

Jul
17

Attached is the projected schedule for the water meter replacements.  Route No. 7 may see some activity the week of July 24, 2017, the following week will be more active.  Routes No. 1 & 2 are expected to be completed earlier than the projected dates.

Read more »

Jun
22

CITY OF OWOSSO UTILITY BILLING WATER METER REPLACEMENT PROJECT 2017 The city of Owosso will upgrade its water/sewer utility billing system to a wireless remote technology and replace all water meters beginning near mid-August 2017.  This is required to retire outdated hardware, software, and ...

Read more »

Jun
14

Oliver Street-Phase 1 Gas main utility work was completed week of May 8, 2017. MDOT/City contract work started same week. Street is closed to through traffic and that traffic is detoured by signed route around construction site. Local traffic is maintained. New water main is installed and accepted ...

Read more »

Apr
10

2017 Annual Water Quality Report

Apr
05

Please click the link below to view the proposed budget for the 2017-18 fiscal year starting July 1, 2017. 2017-18 Proposed Budget

Mar
31

Oliver Street Reconstruction Phase I UPDATE: The contractor mobilized May 8, set up barricading, and began excavation work.  First phase is to install the water main along the north sidewalk.  this work will proceed from Dewey Street, westerly to Washington.  Water main should be com...

Read more »

Mar
09

The City of Owosso will open its Aiken Road location to receive brush Saturdays from 9am-1pm.

Oct
28

2016 Annual Water Quality Report

Jun
09

2016 Water/Sewer Rate Increase

Apr
08

Click the link below to view the 2016-17 Proposed Budget. 2016-17 Proposed Budget

Mar
22

City of Owosso 2016 Annual Water Quality Report

Jan
28

The City of Owosso Public Water Supply is in compliance with the 1992 Safe Drinking Water Act Lead and Copper Rule and all revisions to the rule. The City of Owosso is required by the State of Michigan to sample for Lead and Copper every three years.  This involves 30 sampling points through th...

Read more »

Jan
21

Are we connected to the Flint Water System, should I be concerned about my water in Owosso?  No, we have our own water supply from our own groundwater wells right here in Owosso.  We have excellent water quality from our wells and our water treatment ensures that our water is not corrosiv...

Read more »

Dec
03

Joint News Release: Memorial Healthcare and Owosso Fire Department Team Up to Bring Faster Care to Cardiac Patients

Nov
11

Thank you to all the veterans and active duty military serving our country.  The City of Owosso would like to honor our employees that are veterans: Air Force: Kirk Machala (Filtration), Bryce Mowinski (DPW), Kent Platner (Fire) and Adam Terry (Police); Army: James Dorris (WWTP), Robert Erick...

Read more »

Nov
06

ISO News Release November, 2015

Jun
24

Water Quality Report - 2015

Jun
19

At their June 15th meeting the City Council voted to approve the proposed water and sewer rates for the 2015-16 fiscal year.  Back in June of 2013 the Council voted to adopt a schedule which estimated rates for a 3-year period.  The intent of the projected schedule was to allow residents a...

Read more »

Mar
03

At last night's meeting the City Council adopted a new billing procedure for water and sewer bills.  The major change involved moving the due date to the 5th day of the month following the issuance of bills.  Click the link below to view the new policy in its entirety. Standard Procedures...

Read more »

Feb
24

Please click the link below to view unofficial results from the February 24, 2015 election for the City of Owosso. February 24, 2015 Unofficial Election Results

Read more »

Dec
29

"Community Cats of Owosso" is now on Facebook, be sure to like their page for more information and up-to-date postings.

Dec
16

At last night's meeting the City Council moved to accept the financial audit report from Rehmann Robson, LLC.  The audit presents a snapshot of the City's financial health at the close of the latest fiscal year, June 30, 2014.  Click the link below to view the report.

Read more »

Aug
05

Click below to view the unofficial results of Tuesday's primary election. August 5, 2014 Primary Election - Unofficial Results

Read more »

May
23

At the Monday, May 19th meeting the Owosso City Council moved to change the election date for City Council members from November odd-years to November even-years.  This will mean the election that would normally be held in November 2015 will be shifted to November 2016, effectively eliminating ...

Read more »

May
02

Owosso Downtown Added to National Register of Historic Places

Mar
24

Water Quality Report March, 2014

Feb
19

The Owosso City Council has appointed Elaine Greenway as its newest member.  Elaine will be filling the seat left by the passing of her husband, Jon Greenway.  Newly minted Councilperson Greenway was selected from a group of five candidates that had submitted letters of interest for t...

Read more »

Aug
12

On August 5, 2013 the City Council adopted a comprehensive schedule of fees covering everything from the charges for copies to the fees for building permits.  The fees listed on this schedule will become effective September 1, 2013.  Please click the link below to view the 2013 Fee Schedul...

Read more »

Jul
02

The Owosso City Council passed an emergency amendment to the ordinance governing the use of fireworks, effective immediately.  The amended ordinance restricts the hours fireworks may be used the day before, the day of, and the day after a federal holiday.  Please see the links below for a ...

Read more »

Apr
01

Design Ordinance FAQ

Jan
10

Download the Water Quality Report March 2012

Jan
10

Download the Good Neighbor Policy 2012