Welcome

Our goal is to provide information about our community for residents and visitors to learn about who we are and what we can provide. This will be an ongoing project with updates and additions as we go along, so check back often! 
 

WILLIAMSTON CITY HALL
161 E Grand River Ave, Williamston, MI 48895
517-655-2774; Fax-517-655-2797; info@williamston-mi.us
Office hours, 8am-5pm, Monday-Friday

A locked drop box is available near the front entrance of City Hall for your convenience.

CLICK HERE FOR THE WILLIAMSTON POLICE DEPARTMENT PAGE


CLICK HERE FOR EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
 

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BOARD VACANCIES

•Board of Review

2 vacancies

•Downtown Dev. Authority

1 vacancies

•EDC/TIFA

1 vacancy

 

 

 

A Boards and Commissions application can be picked up at City Hall, 161 E. Grand River Ave., Williamston, or a fillable version is available by clicking here.

 
 

•CLICK HERE FOR PERMITS AND FORMS

•PUBLIC HEARING, ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS
The City of Williamston Zoning Board of Appeals will conduct a Public Hearing at 7:01 p.m. on Tuesday, March 12, 2024 in the City of Williamston Council Chambers, 161 E. Grand River Avenue, Williamston, MI 48895.  PLEASE CLICK HERE for more information.  The full sheet site plan is available for viewing at Williamston City Hall.

•PUBLIC OPEN HOUSE FOR LLOYD AND PUTNAM STREET CONSTRUCTION PROJECT
There is a public open house to learn more about the Lloyd Street and Williams Street construction project.  CLICK HERE for more information.
Tuesday, March 12, 2024, from 5-6:30 pm
Williamston City Hall, 161 E. Grand River Ave., Williamston


•ROAD DIET PUBLIC OPEN HOUSE
There is a public open house to learn more about the Road Diet.  CLICK HERE for more information.

Wednesday, March 13, 2024, from 6-7:30 pm
Williamston Middle School Cafeteria, located at 3845 Vanneter Road, Williamston


•DISASTER RECOVERY CENTER OPEN IN INGHAM COUNTY
A FEMA Disaster Recovery Center is open in Ingham County to help residents in Eaton, Ingham, Ionia, Kent, Livingston, Macomb, Monroe, Oakland and Wayne counties kickstart their recovery after the August 24-26, 2023, severe storms, tornadoes and flooding.  The Center is located at Northeast Ingham Emergency Services Authority (NIESA), 1296 W. Grand River Ave., Williamston, MI 48895, with hours of 8 am - 6:30 pm, Monday to Saturday, closed Sundays.  The last day open is Saturday, March 2.  CLICK HERE for more information.



•NO LEFT TURN - RIVERSIDE/HIGHLAND
Effective February 5, 2024, there will be no left turn from eastbound E. Riverside Street onto Highland Street and no left turn from northbound Highland Street onto E. Riverside Street.  The designated time for the no left turn will be 8:15am — 8:45am and 3:30pm — 3:50pm during school days only.  The traffic signs will be put up in the next few days.


•REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS
Williamston is requesting proposals from qualified consultants to assist the community in reviewing and updating its Master Plan. The City will accept proposals until Thursday, February 29, 2024, at 4:00PM.  CLICK HERE for the RFP.

 

•GAS MAIN WORK
•Consumers Energy contractor, Kaltz Excavating, will be replacing the gas main with a 2” along Lloyd Street from Putnam to the west end of the street with a portion of 6” main being placed along the west side of Putnam, tying into the existing main along Putnam
•Gas main work is starting Tuesday, 1/16/24
•The majority of the gas main will be installed by directional drilling, with the exception of utility pothole locations and services
•Work is expected to take approximately 4 weeks or so, weather permitting
►Click here for more information

 

•DRAFT - Parks & Recreation Master Plan
Click here to view the draft Parks & Recreation Master Plan for 2024-2028.


•ROAD DIET INFORMATION

The Road Diet Project is on Grand River from west of Zimmer Road to east of Block Street and on North and South Putnam from the river to Middle Street.  Questions, contact City Hall at 517-655-2774.  MDOT is taking public comments on the proposed road diet on M-43 (Grand River Avenue) in Williamston.  Questions, contact Aaron Jenkins, MDOT University Region Media Representative, JenkinsA10@Michigan.gov, 517-243-9075.  CLICK HERE for information on how to submit your comments to MDOT.

Click here for Road Diet detailed plans.
Click here for downtown area Road Diet plans.
Click here for "What is a Road Diet".


•WATER SEWER EMERGENCY INFORMATION
▪ If you have a water or sewer emergency during regular business hours (M-F from 8a-5p), please call City Hall at 517-655-2774.
▪ If you have a water or sewer emergency AFTER HOURS, please call 517-992-5022 and the Department of Public Works will be paged.


•PARKING ON CITY STREETS 

There is NO PARKING on any City street from October 1 – March 31 between 2am-5am.  This ordinance is in effect even if there is no snow on the ground, per City Ordinance - Sec. 66-145.  If there is a late snowfall (in April) cars will need to be off the streets.  This is to allow our DPW workers the ability to remove snow from streets.
 

•NORTH PUTNAM CONSTRUCTION PROJECT
12/15/2023 UPDATE
:  North Putnam Street is back open and the barricades have been removed.  Please continue to use caution while travelling in that area.  Construction is complete until Spring 2024 when there will be some additional work.  For additional questions/concerns, contact City Hall at 517.655.2774.  Thank you.


•CITY CRACK SEALING
Click here for map of crack sealing in the City for 2022.


•PUBLIC RESTROOMS
The public restroom at McCormick Park is open to the public. Restrooms are checked for supplies and cleanliness each morning by City staff.


•WATCH CITY COUNCIL MEETINGS ON YOU TUBE:
►YouTube playlisthttps://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLSmP10Bs4lL11O9wy81lH1e2LktMhE_w5

 

•DIAL 2-1-1 FOR HELP
Were you aware that 2-1-1 is a free and confidential service that helps people across North America find the local resources they need?  They are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.  You may also visit the website at www.211.org.  The range of services includes help with crisis and emergency, disaster assistance, food, health, housing and utilities, jobs and support, reentry, veterans and human trafficking.  All calls are private and confidential.

TITLE VI NON-DISCRIMINATION PLAN, CITY OF WILLIAMSTON

Click here for the City of Williamston's Title VI Non-Discrimination Plan


•CITY STAFF PHOTO (12/23)
Photo by Jill at Two Ring Photography in Williamston.


 

LIMB & BRANCH PICKUP
Limbs and branches are picked up the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays April through November.  Click here for more information on brush pickup, schedule, etc.
LIMB & BRANCH PICKUP
Limbs and branches are picked up the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays April through November.  Click here for more information on brush pickup, schedule, etc.
LIMB & BRANCH PICKUP
Limbs and branches are picked up the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays April through November.  Click here for more information on brush pickup, schedule, etc.