Announcement Archive

City Offices Closed Memorial Day

May 21, 2024

All City offices, including the T.A. Cutler Memorial Library, will be closed Monday, May 27, 2024, in observance of the Memorial Day holiday. The T.A. Cutler Memorial Library is also closed Saturday, May 25, 2024.

Joe Scholtz Memorial Fishing Derby Registration Is Open

May 6, 2024

Preregister for the Joe Scholtz Memorial Fishing Derby to be held on June 8, 2024 during Michigan’s Free Fishing Weekend by filling out the online form at or download and complete a copy of the form from this website or pick up a printed registration form from City Hall. Preregistration remains open until 1:00 p.m. on Friday June 7th.

Annual Hazardous Waste Program June 4, 5, & 6, 2024

May 6, 2024

The City of St. Louis along with the City of Alma will be holding its Annual Hazardous Waste Collection Program for 2024 on June 4th, 5th, & 6th. Solid Waste customers should call 989-463-8339 to schedule an appointment to drop off items such as batteries, paint, pesticides/herbicides and cleaning liquids at the Alma Public Services garage located at 800 Washing Street. Customers are encouraged to utilize this service to dispose of all unwanted waste considered…

Brush Pickup for May begins May 6, 2024

May 6, 2024

Brush pickup in May for city residents begins Monday, May 6, 2024. See the Solid Waste page for more information.

Oak Grove Cemetery Information

March 19, 2024

All winter decorations must be removed from grave sites by April 1, 2024. Spring/summer decorations may not be placed on grave sites until May 1, 2024. This enables crews to conduct spring clean-up. Thank you for your cooperation. Click here for more information about Oak Grove Cemetery.

City Offices Closed March 29, 2024

March 19, 2024

All City Offices will be closed Friday, March 29 in observance of Good Friday. The T.A. Cutler Memorial Library will also be closed Saturday, March 30.

Spirit of St. Louis Nominations Sought

February 15, 2024

The Middle of the Mitten Association and Spirit of St. Louis Committee are accepting nominations for their annual Person of the Year Award. For more information and to nominate an individual for this award, click here or visit All nominations must be submitted by 4:00 p.m. on March 15, 2024.

Accepting Entries For the Gratiot Downtown Art Expo 2024

February 15, 2024

The Gratiot Downtown Art Expo, which showcases unique local art downtown (the painted banners displayed on the light polls along Mill Street) is accepting entries until March 1, 2024. You can download an entry form from this website (click here) or pick one up at City Hall (300 N. Mill Street). Please be aware, entries must be your own original design. You can enter more than one design, but only one design per person will…

City Offices Closed Presidents’ Day

February 13, 2024

City offices are closed Monday, February 19, 2024, in observance of Presidents’ Day.

Property Tax Reminder

February 5, 2024

Winter Property Taxes are due February 14, 2024, without penalty. All winter and summer taxes not paid by February 29, 2024, will be turned over to the County on March 1, 2024.