MDOT South Michigan Avenue Resurfacing

The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) recently awarded the South Michigan Avenue resurfacing contract to C&D Hughes, Inc. This work is funded by and administered by MDOT.

This project will consist of resurfacing South Michigan Avenue, between Mason and Grand River. Intermittent side street closures will be required.

Also, as part of the construction, one lane in each direction on South Michigan Avenue, will be closed for 3 days each. Detour routes will be posted during times of lane closures.


MDOT has communicated that construction will begin within the next couple of weeks.

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CSX Rail Crossing Closure -

The CSX main rail crossing (by Thai Summit) on S Highlander Way / McPherson Park Drive, will be closed for maintenance and repair Monday, August 28th at 7 am, for approximately one week.  Access to all properties will be maintained as follows:
 
- Properties located north of the rail crossing will be required to use W Grand River to S Highlander Way. 
 
- Properties located south of the rail crossing will be required to use Mason to McPherson Park Drive.
 
Drivers shall follow the posted detour route.
City Council Work Session

The Howell City Council will hold a work session to discuss long term budget issues and the May 2018 Headlee Override election on Monday September 18, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. at Howell City Hall, 611 E. Grand River, 2nd Floor Conference Room, Howell, MI 48843, (517) 546-3502.  

All persons interested are welcome to attend.


City of Howell Summary Annual Reports of our Pension and Public Employee Health Care Fund are now available on the Finance Dept webpage.

The reports detail the assets, employer contributions, participant summaries and assumptions/ performance of the plans.

The reports also list the steps the City is taking to decrease its unfunded actuarial accrued liability.

http://cityofhowell.org/finance

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


The City of Howell 2017-18 Adopted Budget is now availabe for review.

City of Howell 2017-2018 Adopted Budget

City of Howell 2017-2018 Adopted Line Item Budget
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

nixleNixle 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".