•CITY OFFICES CLOSED FOR THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY
City of Williamston offices will be closed on Thursday-Friday, November 28-29, 2019, to observe the Thanksgiving holiday.
City-wide leaf pickup begins October 14 and will end November 15 (dependent on weather). Do not bag your leaves. If you live on Grand River Avenue, do not put them in the street, only rake to the curb. All other areas, if the leaves are not in the street, they will not be picked up.
No parking is allowed on any City street from 2:00 a.m. to 5:00 a.m. from October 1 - March 31, per City ordinance – Sec. 66-145.
ICE AND SNOW REMOVAL
● It is the responsibility of the occupant of any premises in the City, which includes any house, store, building, or lot, upon which there is located a public sidewalk, to remove any ice and snow from the entire length of the sidewalk on their property.
● Sidewalks need to be cleared within 24 hours of cessation of snowfall if less than 4" or within 48 hours if greater than 4". Sidewalks not cleared may be cleaned by the City and the property owner will be invoiced.
Per City Ordinance – Sec 50-32
•PARKING LOT RECONSTRUCTION
Beginning the week of October 7, the parking lot adjacent to The Bistro, Williamston True Value Hardware, and Red Cedar Grill in downtown Williamston will be closed for reconstruction. Reconstruction includes the entire length of the parking lot from the entrance on Grand River Avenue to the entrance on Middle Street. The project will include new curb and gutter, stormwater improvements, and pavement. It is expected to be complete by mid-November, weather dependent.
Public parking is available in the lot of the Williamston United Methodist Church, accessible from Middle Street, on all days except Wednesday evenings and Sunday mornings.
The sidewalk on the north side of Middle Street between Cedar Street and Putnam Street will be closed during construction. The sidewalk on the south side of Middle Street in this block will remain open for pedestrians.
This project is made possible by the City of Williamston Downtown Development Authority. We thank you for your patience during the construction of this improvement project.
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DIAL 2-1-1 FOR HELP
Were you aware that 2-1-1 is a free and confidential service that helps people across North America find the local resources they need? They are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. You may also visit the website at www.211.org. The range of services includes help with crisis and emergency, disaster assistance, food, health, housing and utilities, jobs and support, reentry, veterans and human trafficking. All calls are private and confidential.