Announcement Archive

City Hall Closed Wednesday April 12

April 10, 2023

City Hall will be closed to the public on Wednesday, April 12th for an upgrade to their Network. Payments can be made via the drop box to the right of the main entrance and staff can still be contacted via email. We apologize for any inconvenience.

City Offices Closed Friday April 7

April 3, 2023

All city offices will be closed Friday, April 7th, in observance of Good Friday.

Spirit of St. Louis Nominations Sought

March 6, 2023

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 17th.

Oak Grove Cemetery Information

March 6, 2023

All winter decorations must be removed from grave sites by April 1st. Spring/summer decorations may not be placed at grave sites until May 1st. Thank you for your cooperation!

Accepting Entries For the Gratiot Downtown Art Expo

January 19, 2023

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 1st. You can download an entry form from this website (click here) or pick one up at City Hall (300 N. Mill Street) or the library (312 Michigan Avenue). Please be aware, entries must be your own original design. You can enter more than one design, but only…

Granger Curbside Trash and Recycling Pick-up On Typical Days

December 27, 2022

Per Granger’s website, there are no service delays for Christmas or New Year’s. Please put your trash and/or recycling carts out on the normal days.

Christmas tree pick-up

December 27, 2022

A reminder that DPW picks up Christmas trees (cut trees, not artificial) during normal brush week, i.e. the first full week of the month that does not include a holiday. Brush pick-up in January begins on the 9th. Make sure to remove any wire, string, decorations, or other foreign material attached to the tree.

City Offices Closed December 30-January 2

December 19, 2022

In observance of the New Year holiday, City Hall and other City offices will be closed Friday December 30th and Monday January 2nd. The library will be open from 10:00-2:00 on Friday December 30th, closed Saturday December 31st and Monday January 2nd.

Snow Removal

December 5, 2022

Please remember to keep fire hydrants and drains clear of snow. It is illegal to plow snow from your driveway or walks into or across the street as this can hinder snow removal by City crews. To view the City’s Snow Removal Policy, visit the Department of Public Works’s page.

Thursday and Friday residential trash pick-up delayed one day due to Thanksgiving Holiday

November 21, 2022

Per Granger Waste Services website: Our facilities will be closed on Thanksgiving. Thursday and Friday residential service will be delayed by one day. (