2017 Scrap Tire Collection
Sponsored by the Solid Waste Program of the Livingston County Drain Commissioner
A FREE scrap tire collection for Livingston County RESIDENTS to responsibly dispose of car and light truck tires will be held by reservation only on Saturday, July 8, 2017, from 9 am to 1 pm. This event is sponsored by a grant from the MDEQ (Michigan Department of Environmental Quality) and is coordinated by the Solid Waste Program within the Livingston County Drain Commissioner’s office. Per State regulations, there is a limit of 10 tires per resident address. Details are on the website www.livgov.com/dpw. Read More »
Tire Collection Flyer
The Michigan Challenge Balloonfest June 23rd - 25th!
Sponsored by the Howell Area Chamber of Commerce, is a community and family event. This event is one of the premier summertime activities in Michigan, offering entertainment for the entire family. With balloon fly-in and launch events to an arts festival, carnival, skydiving team, stunt kites, live entertainment, and so much more, the Michigan Challenge Balloonfest in Howell, MI is an annual tradition you will not want to miss.
For more information, please visit, michiganchallenge.com and howell.org.
Utility Rate Change
Effective July 1, 2017, based on a study by our utility rate consultant, the City of Howell will be increasing water and sewer rates on average 4.9%. The majority of our customers using a a 5/8"meter will experience an annual increase of $37.80 or $3.15 per month.
If you would like a copy of the study or have any questions, pleas contact the Finance Dept at (517) 546-3500.
2017 Utility Rates
Grand River Road Diet
Over the years, the City has received consistent feedback that improving walkability and parking capacity in downtown is a priority. The City is evaluating a road diet project for Grand River from Barnard Street to Chestnut to address these goals.
You can find information about the project at -
2017 Household Hazardous Waste Collections
The Livingston County Solid Waste Program has scheduled the 2017 Household Hazardous Waste Collection Events. The three events will be held on Saturday, May 6th, Saturday July 22nd, and Saturday, October 7th, 2017. The events will run from 9:00 am to noon. The May 6th and October 7th collections will be at the Howell location (418 S. Highlander Way), while the July 22nd event will be held in Green Oak Township (Alan Drive and Grand River). Read More »
The 2016 annual water quality report for the City of Howell is now available.
Individual copies will not be mailed. You can get it at the city website http://cityofhowell.org/waterreport, or get copies at Howell City Hall (2nd floor) & Department of Public Works office, or by calling the Water Plant at 517-546-5309.
Sign up for City of Howell Alerts to Text and Email Using Nixle
Nixle Alert System - Alert system which allows the Howell Police Department to create and publish messages and alerts to be delivered to subscribed members instantly, via cell phone text message and/or email.
Notifications can also be accessed online at www.nixle.com. This is a free service to all community members. Register at www.nixle.com or by simply sending a text message with the zip code of "48843" to "888-777".