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Feb
27

The parks and recreation meeting scheduled for Tuesday, February 28 has been moved to Tuesday, March 7, 2017 at 7:30pm.  This meeting will focus on applying for a $75,000 Recreation Passport Grant from the DNR for the new skate park.  Your participation and comments are welcomed at this me...

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Feb
27

The planning commission meeting scheduled for Monday, February 27 has been cancelled due to a lack of agenda items.  The next regularly scheduled meeting will be held on March 27, 2017 at 6:30pm.

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Feb
27

Water main break at 1132 Hanover Street.  Water is being shut off and waiting on Miss Dig to start repairs.  This is affecting the 1100 block of Hanover and all of Riverside.  Water could be off for a good part of the day.  Cloudy water may be present in the area due to excess fl...

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Feb
20

January Neighborhood Crime Report

Feb
09

The gates will be unlocked this morning for the ice rink.  DPW has not had time to dress the surface, but it is safe for skating.  Given the upcoming higher temps later this week/weekend we may need to lock it for the weekend.  We will keep you apprised of our intentions.

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Jan
23

Safeway Transport Environmental of Romulus, Michigan is contracted by the City of Owosso, to perform cleaning and video inspections of storm sewers during the weeks of February 20 through March 7.  Services to be performed are as specified in the attached map.  Other street segments for th...

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Dec
08

The City received word at approximately 9:40 p.m. Wednesday, December 7th that the recount of the ballots from the November 8th Presidential Election has been halted by court order.   The City's ballots were not recounted during the time the recount was underway, as such the vote counts from el...

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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

Mar
21

The City of Owosso received a State of Michigan grant to develop an Asset Management Plan for its Sanitary Sewer Collections System and Wastewater Treatment Facility.  This involves a comprehensive evaluation and condition assessment of all physical plant treatment processes, and inspections of...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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

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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.

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Aug
05

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

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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 ...

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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...

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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...

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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 ...

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Apr
01

Design Ordinance FAQ

Jan
10

Download the Water Quality Report March 2012

Jan
10

Download the Good Neighbor Policy 2012