Christmas trees (free of all decorations, tinsel, plastic bags and other items) can be placed at the curb, cut-end to the curb, between Dec. 29 and Jan. 9. Wreaths will not be picked up.
Downtown Mt. Pleasant will soon have a variety of new trees in an effort to clean up the landscaping and rid the area of dead or diseased ash trees that were planted more than 15 years ago.
Various construction projects are in progress throughout the City including the following:
Broadway Street, Franklin Street, Center Street, Pedestrian Streetlights, Sidewalks, Asphalt Crack Sealing, Asphalt Overlays, Sewer Main Relining, Manhole Rehabilitation, Mission Street Connector, Storm and Sanitary Sewer Cleaning and Televising, and Pavement Markings
The Mt. Pleasant City Commission has finalized and approved an employment contract for Nancy Ridley, who was named the new City Manager during a special meeting called by the Commission June 25.
Detours and delays can be expected as construction is set to begin June 16 on the West Broadway Street Reconstruction Project.
The central Michigan community can enjoy $1.19 Pixie coney dogs while helping area youth at the ninth annual Coneys for a Cause June 11.
The City of Mt. Pleasant will conduct a surplus equipment auction of both City of Mt. Pleasant and Isabella County-owned items on eBay beginning Tuesday, May 13, 2014, and running continually until all items are sold.
The water run notice for residential water customers in the City of Mt. Pleasant will be lifted effective April 21.
Two annual programs, Trade Your Treasures and the Residential Large Item Collection, are scheduled to take place in May.
The City of Mt. Pleasant Engineering Department is getting ready for a busy construction season this spring and summer.