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Community Questionnaire Results

The Tawas City Planning Commission mailed a Community Questionnaire to 1,132 taxpayers in Tawas City with the 2017 Assessment Change Notices on February 10, 2017. The questionnaires were due on March 20, 2017 and the City received a 17.0% return rate with 193 responses.  

pdfCommunity Questionnaire Summary Results.

Notice Public Hearing

The Tawas City Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at 7:00 P.M. at the Tawas City Hall, 550 W. Lake Street, Tawas City, Michigan 48763, for a special land use permit.  Anthony and Collette Buccilli are requesting to change the use of the building to a single family residence.

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Tawas City Budget Hearing Notice

The City of Tawas City will hold a public hearing on the proposed budget for fiscal year 2017-2018 at City Hall, 550 W. Lake Street, on Monday, May 1, 2017 at 7:00 PM. “The property tax millage rate proposed to be levied to support the proposed budget will be a subject of this hearing.” The proposed budget is available for public inspection at City Hall.

Annual Spring Fire Hydrant Flushing

In our continuing effort to provide clean, safe drinking water, mains in the following communities will be flushed May 1, 2017 through May 19, 2017 per the following Schedule:

City of East Tawas    May 1st - May 5th
City of Tawas City     May 8th - May 12th
Baldwin Township     May 15th - May 19th

Discolored water and lower water pressure may be encountered during this process.  If you have any questions or concerns, please contact your water department.  Your cooperation and understanding is appreciated. 

Memory Gardens Cemetery Spring Cleanup

Please remove all grave decorations by April 1, 2017 Decorations can be returned to the cemetery one week before Memorial Day.  Contact Tawas City Hall at 362-8688 if you have any questions.

Seasonal Employment Opportunity

SUMMER HELP - City of Tawas City is now accepting applications for Department of Public Works summer employees. Applications can be obtained from Tawas City Hall, 550 W. Lake Street. The City of Tawas City is “An Equal Opportunity Employer” and provides a drug free work environment.

Mosquito Control Program

The City of Tawas City has contracted with Advanced Pest Management (AMP) to perform mosquito control throughout the city for 2017-2020. This will consist of treating standing water areas to control mosquito larvae, and truck fogging of city streets to control adult mosquito populations.

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Additional Recycling Options

FYI: Waste Management is offering curbside recycling for Tawas City Residents. The service would be billed directly to the resident. The cost is $17.00 monthly. Any interested resident should contact Jill Reynolds at Waste Management at (989) 429-9420 to make arrangements.

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