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Applications for City boards and commissions accepted through Oct. 23
October 2, 2017

Community members interested in serving on any of the City’s boards and commissions should apply by Oct. 23. Qualified electors may submit their name or the name of another for consideration.


Ad-Hoc Committee develops draft recommendation for medical marihuana facility regulations; Town Hall meeting set for June
June 13, 2017

The City’s Ad-Hoc Committee on the Michigan Medical Marihuana Facilities Licensing Act (MMMFLA) has developed a draft recommendation on the suggested parameters and elements to include in a draft ordinance(s) regulating the five facility types created under the MMMFLA: Provisioning Centers, Processors, Safety Compliance Facilities, Secure Transporters, and Growers. A Town Hall meeting will be held at City Hall on Monday, June 19 for the community to offer feedback on the draft recommendation. The meeting will begin at 7 p.m.


Mt. Pleasant City Commission Nominating Petitions due July 25
June 12, 2017

Nominating Petitions for the office of City Commissioner are available at the City Clerk’s office at 320 W. Broadway Street in Mt. Pleasant. The City Clerk’s office is open Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.


Nominations for Historic Preservation Improvement Awards due March 31
February 23, 2017

The City of Mt. Pleasant's Historic District Commission (HDC) is currently seeking nominations for the 2017 Historic Preservation Improvement Awards.


City to hold second Citizens’ Academy of Mt. Pleasant; now accepting applications
January 4, 2017

The second Citizens’ Academy of Mt. Pleasant (CAMP) is now accepting applications. Presented by the City of Mt. Pleasant, the academy is designed to engage members of the community motivated to expand their knowledge of the structure and functions of the local government.


CMU students honored at City Commission meeting for Greeks Clean the Streets program
April 28, 2016

The success of Greeks Clean the Streets – a partnership between the City of Mt. Pleasant and members of Central Michigan University’s Greek sororities and fraternities – was celebrated at the April 25 City Commission meeting. Approximately 100 students stood in the Commission Chambers of City Hall as Mayor Kathy Ling read a proclamation acknowledging the positive impact the groups have had on the community through the program.


City introduces Citizens’ Academy of Mt. Pleasant; now accepting applications
October 26, 2015

The inaugural Citizens’ Academy of Mt. Pleasant is now accepting applications.


Mt. Pleasant Adopts Complete Streets Ordinance
July 15, 2015

Consistent with the community’s status as one of the most walkable and bikeable in the State of Michigan, the City of Mt. Pleasant has passed a Complete Streets ordinance, the 26th Michigan community to do so to date. Adopted unanimously by the City Commission on June 22, the ordinance ensures that the planning of capital projects within the community will include, from the outset, the design elements necessary to provide for the needs of all legal roadway users.


City Commission Nominating Petitions
July 13, 2015

Nominating Petitions and detailed requirements for the office of City Commissioner are currently available at the office of the City Clerk, 320 W. Broadway Street in Mt. Pleasant. The clerk's office is open from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.


Final steps of city manager search process underway
June 17, 2014

Three candidates selected by the Mt. Pleasant City Commission will move forward with the city manager search process beginning June 23. City officials are encouraging residents to participate in the final steps of the process, which include a public reception and interviews.


Capital Improvement Plan prioritizes sidewalk gap completion for 2014
June 11, 2013

Nominating Petitions for the office of City Commissioner are available at the office of the City Clerk.


City Commission Nominating Petitions available
June 6, 2013

Nominating Petitions for the office of City Commissioner are available at the office of the City Clerk.


City recognizes outgoing board and commission members
February 22, 2013

The City of Mount Pleasant recognizes the distinct work and participation of several board and commission members who have served their allocated terms.