Residents have several means to stay informed regarding city matters. These include:
- "Connections" Newsletter
The City of Mt. Pleasant produces a quarterly newsletter for its residents. "Connections" is designed to connect residents with City information, services and programs. It is mailed to all households within the city limits of Mt. Pleasant. Each newsletter contains articles and dates of seasonal programs, operations and events; seasonal ordinance reminders; articles on how the City and its departments operate; what's new, and much more.
Newsletters are always available for pick up at various locations throughout City Hall or at Public Safety, Public Works and Veterans Memorial Library. Read the most recent issue of our newsletter here.
- City eNews
Get the latest City of Mt. Pleasant news right in your inbox! Our free electronic newsletters and information updates will keep you informed on what's happening in and around the City of Mt. Pleasant. Sign up to get e-newsletters about community news and events; parks and recreation; downtown; planning projects; road closures and much more. Click here to get more information and sign up.
- Public Hearings
- Social Media
Stay up-to-date on what's happening in and around the City through various social media channels. Visit our social media directory to find the pages you want to follow.
- TV Channel 188
Cable Channel 188 (formerly 96) is the dedicated government access channel for City of Mount Pleasant, Charter Township of Union, and Village of Shepherd public information announcements and broadcasts. Charter Communications is required to provide this channel under its franchise agreement with the Mid-Michigan Cable Communications Consortium. The Consortium represents Alma, Breckenridge, Clare, Ithaca, Mt. Pleasant, Pine River Township, St. Louis, Shepherd, and Union Township.
The information provided on Channel 188 is prepared and updated by City, Township and Village staff with equipment located at Mt. Pleasant City Hall, 320 W. Broadway, Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858.
- AM Radio 1610
Mt. Pleasant and Isabella County's Low frequency AM radio broadcast station is designed to keep area residents and visitors informed of local emergencies including weather, traffic backups, street closures, and civil emergencies. Residents and visitors can tune to AM 1610 on their radio dial to keep informed of needed emergency information anytime day or night.
The broadcast antenna is located atop the Isabella County Building in downtown Mt. Pleasant. Its broadcasting range is within a minimum four-mile radius.
Residents may also contact staff directly with any questions or concerns. Please use the Service Directory to direct your comments to the appropriate department.