What's New

Family Dance Party
06/21/2024
Join us on the tennis courts at St. Mary's Park for a fun, family-friendly dance party June 25th and August 13th!
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2024 Summer Concert Series
06/20/2024
Join us in St. Mary's Park for these family favorite events beginning at 7PM select Thursdays throughout the summer.
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Juneteenth Holiday Observance
06/14/2024
City offices will be closed Wednesday, June 19, 2024, in observance of the Juneteenth holiday.
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Tot Lot
06/03/2024
Join us at our city parks throughout the summer for Tot Lot! Programs begins June 17 and activities run through July 18.
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Road Construction
05/24/2024
Projects for the upcoming week and local traffic impacts.
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Free Permit Program
05/15/2024
The City of Monroe Building Division is hosting Free Permit Weeks from May 20th through June 3!
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River Raisin Legacy Outreach Premiere Event
05/01/2024
You're Invited! The City of Monroe Michigan Commission on the Environment and Water Quality proudly presents: An Outreach Premiere Event on Saturday, May 4, 2024
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Researching Your Historic Home Seminar
04/11/2024
Owners of historic houses can get expert advice about researching their properties.
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Father Cairns Park Rededication
04/09/2024
Join us for the rededication of Father Cairns Park on April 15th @ 6:30 PM!
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Spring Yard Waste Collection Resumes
03/25/2024
Spring yard waste collections resumes the week of April 1st on your normal waste and recycling collection day.
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Daddy Daughter Dance 2024
03/24/2024
The 34th Annual Daddy Daughter Dance will take place Saturday, April 13th, 2024!
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City Offices Closed Good Friday
03/23/2024
City offices will be closed Friday, March 29, 2024, in observance of the Good Friday holiday.
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Assessor Field Reviews 2024
03/22/2024
The Assessor’s Office will be conducting city-wide field reviews of residential properties April through October 2024.
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Water Plant Centennial Celebration
03/01/2024
The City of Monroe Water Department is Celebrating their 100 year anniversary on March 1st!
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Presidential Primary Election 2024
02/26/2024
The Presidential Primary Election will take place Tuesday, February 27th.
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Early Voting
02/24/2024
Registered voters in the City of Monroe can vote in the February Presidential Primary February 17-25 in Council Chambers from 8AM-4PM.
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Cabin Fever Beach Party
02/23/2024
Bring some FUN and SUN to the cold month of February. Join us for a Beach Party!
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FEMA Assistance
02/15/2024
Federal help for home and business owners available after severe August 2023 storms. FEMA crews will be going door-to-door in Monroe County to speak with residents.
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Presidents' Day Holiday Closure
02/13/2024
City Offices Will Close Monday, February 19th, in Observance of Presidents' Day
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Winter Tax Bills
02/07/2024
Winter taxes are due Wednesday, February 14th, 2024.
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River Raisin Flood Warning
02/01/2024
The Flood Warning from the National Weather Service in Detroit/Pontiac office has expired.
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Wet Weather Warning
01/25/2024
High precipitation is leading to possible flooding in our area.
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Fantastic Family Movie Nights
01/22/2024
Fantastic Family Movie Nights in partnership with the Great Start Collaborative returns December 8th and January 26th!
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Refuse Collection Update - Stevens Disposal
01/08/2024
Updates to the current refuse and recycling services being offered through Stevens Disposal.
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Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Observance
01/06/2024
City offices will be closed Monday, January 15, for the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday.
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New Year's Holiday Observance
12/26/2023
City offices will be closed Friday, December 29, and Monday, January 1 for the New Year's holiday.
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Christmas Holiday Observance
12/15/2023
City offices will be closed Friday, December 22, and Monday, December 25, 2023, in observance of the Christmas holiday.
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Thanksgiving Holiday Observance
11/20/2023
City offices will be closed November 23 & 24 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.
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Firefighters' Thanksgiving Dinner
11/19/2023
The City of Monroe Fire Department is once again hosting their annual Thanksgiving Dinner giveaway for the community.
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Monroe's Hometown Tree Lighting
11/13/2023
Join us in Loranger Square for the annual Monroe Hometown Tree Lighting!
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Monroe Public Safety Department Annual Kettle Drive
11/12/2023
The Monroe Public Safety Department will be holding their annual kettle drive Friday, November 17th, from 6AM to Noon..
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Veteran's Day Holiday Observance
11/09/2023
City offices will be closed Friday, November 10th, for the Veteran's Day holiday.
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November 7th City General Election
11/03/2023
Unofficial results for the Tuesday, November 7th, 2023, City General Election have been posted!
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Halloween Trick-or-Treat
10/27/2023
Trick-or-Treat times and best practices - Halloween 2023.
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2023 Leaf Bag Program
10/26/2023
City distribution of leaf bags for the 2023 season has ended.
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Howl-o-ween Bark in the Park
09/27/2023
Howl-o-ween Bark in the Park to take place Saturday, October 14th!
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Flowering Rush Treatment
09/07/2023
The City of Monroe will be treating the River Raisin to control the spread of Flowering Rush.
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East First Street Road Closure
09/01/2023
East First Street will be closed from Loranger Square (Washington Street) to Macomb Street, including both intersections, beginning Monday, August 21.
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Storm Clean Up
08/31/2023
UPDATE: 08/31: Citywide Debris Sweep continues slowly, but diligently. Stevens currently collecting through Friday, with additional bulk collection next week.
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Labor Day Holiday Observance
08/30/2023
City offices will be closed Monday, September 4, for the Labor Day holiday.
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Monroe Public Safety Department Therapy Dog Survey
08/15/2023
The votes are in for the new Department of Public Safety Therapy Dog - meet Buddy!
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Annual River Raisin Cleanup Event 2023
08/07/2023
River Raisin Cleanup to be held Saturday, August 12th from 9AM to Noon - Rain or Shine!
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Finally Friday
07/28/2023
Located at Altrusa Park, enjoy live music at the end of a long week!
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Fireworks Safety and Considerations
06/28/2023
Fireworks are beautiful and a great way to celebrate the 4th of July, but they can also be dangerous and a nuisance to your neighbors and their pets. It's important to understand the Michigan laws, and common safety practices to have a safe and happy holiday if you choose to light fireworks at home.
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Fourth of July Holiday Observance
06/28/2023
City offices will be closed for the Independence Day holiday, Tuesday, July 4th, 2023.
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2024 Election Survey
2024 Election Survey
06/16/2023
City of Monroe wants to hear from voters as the 2024 Presidential Election season approaches.
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West Elm Underpass
06/07/2023
The City of Monroe has been awarded a federal grant to fund the design and construction of a new underpass for West Elm Avenue.
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Memorial Day Holiday Observance
05/25/2023
City offices will be closed Monday, May 29, 2023, in observance of the Memorial Day holiday.
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Parks Scavenger Hunt
05/24/2023
Get to know your City of Monroe parks by completing this fun, self-guided city parks scavenger hunt by yourself, or with others!
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Pedestrian Safety Survey
05/23/2023
Our Pedestrian Safety Survey opens May 15th and will run through May 29th. What do you know about pedestrian safety in the City of Monroe? Let us know!
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Recreational Burn Ordinance
04/21/2023
The City of Monroe burn ordinance allows for outdoor recreation burning in UL approved fireplaces.
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Downtown Monroe Walk Your Wheels
04/20/2023
Please be considerate of others, and walk your wheels in Downtown Monroe.
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2023 Community Survey
03/16/2023
All City of Monroe residents are invited to participate in an online community survey!
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Ice Storm Tree/Brush Debris Collection
03/06/2023
DPS will do a one-week sweep of residential areas in the City for the purposes of brush collection starting Monday, March 6th.
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Mother & Son Bowling
03/02/2023
Registration is open for the 2023 Mom & Son Bowling event!
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Now Hiring - City Manager
02/06/2023
The City of Monroe is looking for a strong candidate that has the vision, energy, and passion to serve the city!
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Parks and Recreation Five-Year Master Plan Review Draft
01/04/2023
The City of Monroe has updated its Parks and Recreation Five-Year Master Plan and is now accepting feedback on the proposed plan.
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Yard Waste Collection Ends
12/02/2022
Yard Waste Collection will end the week of December 5th.
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Orchard East Neighborhood Plan
08/15/2022
Public meeting to be held Monday, August 15th! Join us at City Hall for a public open house and meeting to review and discuss a draft of the Orchard East Neighborhood Plan.
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Downtown Parking Updates
07/28/2022
Changes to the parking system in Downtown Monroe! More complimentary parking added!
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Trail Advisory Workshop
06/02/2022
Public Workshop to be held on Wednesday, June 8 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM to plan for future pedestrian and bicycle improvements.
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Firefighter-Paramedics WANTED
04/22/2022
The City of Monroe is accepting applications for full-time Firefighter/Paramedic job vacancies.
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Parks and Recreation Survey
03/25/2022
The City of Monroe Parks and Recreation Department is seeking community feedback as they plan for improving pedestrian, bicycle, and park facilities.
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River Raisin Survey
03/21/2022
The US Army Corps of Engineers will be conducting survey work along the banks of the River Raisin the week of March 21st
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Tree Advisory Commission
03/14/2022
The City of Monroe is currently seeking interested individuals to participate in an upcoming Tree Advisory Commission.
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Recycling Guide 2022
03/10/2022
Waste Management recently updated their collection guidelines for city residents.
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Snow Emergency LIFTED February 18, 2022
02/18/2022
A Snow Emergency in the City of Monroe has been lifted as of February 18, at 3:30PM.
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No Water Main Break
02/07/2022
Reports of Current Water Main Break Unfounded
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Snow Emergency Lifted
02/04/2022
A Snow Emergency in the City of Monroe has ended as of Friday, February 4, 1:05PM.
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City Hall Courtyard Entrance Construction
01/25/2022
Our courtyard entrance is currently under construction but we are 𝐎 𝐏 𝐄 𝐍 for your city business needs
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Yard Waste Collection Extended
11/29/2021
Yard waste collection extended through the week of December 13th.
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November 2nd, 2021 Municipal Election
11/01/2021
Unofficial Results for the Tuesday, November 2nd Municipal Election are IN!
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Monroe Water System Notice
09/03/2021
The City of Monroe Water System NOT Connected to the State of Emergency in Flat Rock.
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City Council Meeting Information
08/30/2021
City Council has a Special Meeting tonight, Monday, August 30th. Click here for more information on how you can watch or participate.
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Storm Cleanup Ongoing
08/16/2021
Department of Public Service will be performing a courtesy sweep of the City for excess tree limb collection and chipping up of brush from private trees starting next week (week of August 23).
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Fall Adult Softball 2021
07/29/2021
Registration is now OPEN for Fall Adult Softball!
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Fall Adult Soccer 2021
07/27/2021
Registration is now OPEN for Fall Adult Soccer!
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Summer Adult Coed Sand Volleyball Summer 2021
06/25/2021
Registration is now OPEN for Summer Adult Coed Sand Volleyball!
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Summer Adult Soccer 2021
06/23/2021
Registration is now OPEN for Summer Adult Soccer!
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Coronavirus COVID-19
06/22/2021
Mayor Robert E. Clark terminates the City of Monroe State of Emergency
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Yard Waste Collection Delay
06/21/2021
Yard Waste Collection delay for the week of June 21, 2021.
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Electronic Scooters
06/04/2021
The City of Monroe has partnered with the shared electric scooter company, Bird Rides, to bring e-scooters to the community.
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City of Monroe Police Department on RING
05/13/2021
The City of Monroe Police Department has joined the RING Neighbors app.
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Spring Road Construction Begins
05/10/2021
Spring Road Construction continues in the City this week!
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May 4th, 2021 Election
05/03/2021
Unofficial results will be posted by the Monroe County Clerk for the Tuesday, May 4 Election!
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Request for Qualifications
04/19/2021
The City of Monroe is currently soliciting request for qualifications (RFQ)/letters of interest from qualified professionals to engage in a community facilitation project.
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Summer Recreation Ball Program
03/23/2021
Registration is now OPEN for Summer Recreational Ball programs!
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Trails Advisory Committee
03/10/2021
The City of Monroe is currently seeking interested individuals to participate in an upcoming Trails Advisory Committee.
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Monroe City Hall Offices Open By Appointment Only
12/14/2020
Effective Tuesday, November 24, 2020, City Hall will remain open by appointment only.
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Water Main Break
12/08/2020
The City of Monroe Water System has a water main break in Downtown Monroe along East Front Street.
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November 3 City Ballot Proposals
10/26/2020
The City of Monroe will have three proposals on the November 3, 2020 General Election ballot.
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Community Tree Planting Event
08/26/2020
We're looking for volunteers to assist in planting 15 trees along the River Raisin Heritage Trail on Saturday morning, September 19th from 8:45 AM – 12:00 PM
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Election Workers Wanted
07/24/2020
The Clerk's Office is looking for people interested in working as election inspectors!
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New Payment Options
02/07/2020
There are now more options to view and pay your invoices with the City of Monroe using our simple and secure e-billing and online payment services.
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Recreation Program Catalog Spring 2020
01/31/2020
Parks and Recreation has released their Spring 2020 newsletter!
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Breakfast with Santa 2019
11/26/2019
Monroe Fire Department to hold its second Breakfast with Santa on Saturday, December 7th, from 9 AM to 12 PM
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Boil Water Advisory LIFTED
10/15/2019
The Boil Water Advisory for Raisinville, Exeter and London Townships and the Village of Maybee has been cancelled
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Fire Station Annual Fall Open House
09/16/2019
The City of Monroe Fire Department is hosting its annual Fall Open House Saturday, October 5th. Stop by to tour the new Station #1!
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