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Jun
29

The Owosso Mid-Shiawassee County Wastewater Treatment Plant Review Board will conduct a special meeting with a virtual attendance option on June 30, 2022 at 4:30 p.m.  The meeting will be held at the Mid-Shiawassee County Wastewater Treatment Plant located at 1410 Chippewa Trail, Owosso, M...

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Jun
21

City of Owosso’s 2022 Brush Pickup – June 29, 2022   City of Owosso’s next brush pickup begins Wednesday, June 29, 2022. It may take several days for brush to be picked up throughout the entire city. Brush pickup will continue on the last Wednesday of each month thr...

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Jun
07

  NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING APPLICATION FOR OBSOLETE PROPERTY REHABILITATION EXEMPTION CERTIFICATE FOR WOODWORTH INVESTMENTS, LLC-123 N. WASHINGTON STREET The City Council of the City of Owosso will conduct a public hearing at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, July 5, 2022 at Owosso City Hall, 301...

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Jun
06

Are you interested in running for City Council?  Petitions are now available for City of Owosso residents wishing to run for City Council.  Please click the link below for more information: City Council Candidate Information 

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Jun
02

NOTICE OF MEETING POSTPONEMENT DOWNTOWN DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY/OWOSSO MAIN STREET NOTICE IS hereby given that the City of Owosso Downtown Development Authority / Main Street Board has POSTPONEDTHE REGULAR MEETING to Wednesday, July 20, 2022 at 7:30AM in Council Chambers at Owosso City Hall, 301 Wes...

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May
24

NOTICE CITY OF OWOSSO GUTE HILL STANDPIPE REHABILITATION 2022 To:  Customers adjacent to the Gute Hill Standpipe, The City of Owosso will be starting the rehabilitation of the Standpipe located at Gute Hill on June 13, 2022. The Gute Hill Standpipe will be drained beginning on June 9, 2022.&...

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May
24

NOTICE CITY OF OWOSSO STANDPIPE & WATER TOWER REHABILITATION 2022 To:  All Businesses Utilizing the City of Owosso Water Supply The City of Owosso will be starting the rehabilitation of the Standpipe located at Gute Hill on June 13, 2022. Following the complete rehabilitation of the Gute...

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May
16

The Center Street water main replacement project from King Street to North Street is scheduled to begin the week of May 23, 2022.  The new water main will be placed outside of the street within the east right-of-way.  The street will be closed to through traffic.  Local traffic will b...

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May
04

Maple Avenue from Corunna Avenue (M-71) to the north end: Asphalt base course paving is scheduled for today, May 4, 2022.  Turf restoration, manhole and water valve adjustments, and asphalt top course paving to follow.  The street will be closed to through traffic.  Local traffic wil...

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May
03

2021 Water Quality Report

Apr
05

PUBLIC NOTICE TO CITY OF OWOSSO PROPERTY OWNERS REGARDING UNPAID UTILITY CHARGES PURSUANT to Section 15.4 of the Owosso City Charter and at the direction of the Owosso City Council, notice is hereby given that all unpaid utility charges for utility services remaining unpaid for a period of three ...

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Mar
21

Owosso Fire Department issues Citations of Valor In recognition of their heroic acts, the Owosso Fire Department is honored to issue the Citation of Valor to the following personnel: Owosso Fire Lieutenant Matt Nowiski Owosso Firefighter John McKay Owosso Township Fire Lieutenant Mike Gute Owos...

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Mar
11

Changes have been made to the boundaries of the City's voting precincts by the City of Owosso Election Commission.  Every ten years, after the completion of the census, the entire country undergoes the reapportionment/redistricting process where political district and precinct boundaries are ad...

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Dec
28

NOTICE OF INTENT TO ISSUE BONDS BY THE CITY OF OWOSSO, MICHIGAN  NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the City of Owosso, Michigan, intends to issue revenue bonds, in one or more series, in the principal amount of not to exceed $4,885,000 for the purpose of defraying the cost of improvements...

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Dec
28

NOTICE OF INTENT TO ISSUE BONDS BY THE CITY OF OWOSSO, MICHIGAN NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the City of Owosso, Michigan, intends to issue revenue bonds, in one or more series, in the principal amount of not to exceed $7,200,000 for the purpose of defraying the cost of improvements to th...

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Nov
24

NOTICE OF REQUEST TO CHANGE BASE FLOOD ELEVATIONS The City of Owosso, in accordance with the National Flood Insurance Program regulation 65.7(b)(1), hereby gives notice of the City’s intent to revise the flood hazard information along the Shiawassee River, generally located between M-52 and M...

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Oct
30

Important Public Education materials about lead in drinking water

Oct
26

Public Advisory on Lead & Copper Rule Action Level Exceedance

Sep
02

The City of Owosso will be using the local alert feature offered by Facebook to help provide timely and accurate information to our residents. Facebook has created the first alert feature for local governments, first responders, and public health agencies to increase their ability to communicate eff...

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Oct
23

Attached is the highlighted version of the new sign ordinance, showing the changes and an informational flyer regarding the sign ordinance changes.

Oct
10

Please click the following link to view more information regarding the trash collection discussion.

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Jun
10

The City Council amended the fireworks ordinance at their June 3, 2019 meeting, reducing the days and times when the usage of fireworks is allowed in the City.  This amendment is effective immediately. Text of the amended ordinance can be viewed by clicking the link below.

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May
15

Do not place debris from spring yard cleanup in the street at the curb. This material will plug up storm drains creating flooding conditions and can be a hazard to traffic flow.  The City has no spring debris pickup. Brush is picked up starting the last Wednesday of every month, this does ...

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Apr
17

During the April 15, 2019 City Council meeting the Council voted to approve an emergency ordinance amendment to Ordinance No. 795, which was approved March  18, 2019.  The emergency ordinance amendment took effect immediately after passage.  The intent of the emergency amendment was t...

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Apr
03

MDEQ Pilot Drinking Water Infrastructure Grant - Proposed Water Service Line Replacements

Mar
12

2020 Owosso DWRF Project Plan

Dec
04

Notice: As of January 1, 2019 utility account deposits will be $225.

Oct
18

The City of Owosso was recently tested for Polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) in its water supply.  In a report provided by the MDEQ, sampling results reveal that the City of Owosso water supply was a Non Detect or less than 10 parts per trillion for these substances.  The USEPA action limi...

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Aug
06

One of the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) Pilot Drinking Water Infrastructure Grant Community Survey areas to be investigated for lead or galvanized water service line identification and replacement if found is as attached.

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Aug
01
Fire Hydrant Colors

You are beginning to see changes with the fire hydrants in Owosso.  In the past couple years we have repainted almost all of the city fire hydrants and now the remaining fire hydrants in the city are being finished up.  We will also go back through the city and change the cap colors in acc...

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Jun
20

Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) Pilot Drinking Water Infrastructure Grant Community areas to be targeted for lead or galvanized water service line replacement will be as follows: 2018 Street Construction Projects - Locations are currently attached. Residential Lead &...

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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
06

ISO News Release November, 2015

May
02

Owosso Downtown Added to National Register of Historic Places

Apr
01

Design Ordinance FAQ

Jan
10

Download the Good Neighbor Policy 2012