Upcoming Events

For a full list of events, click Calendar above.


Branch County Training Needs Survey Now Available:


Working to increase talent retention, strengthen our regional workforce, and improve access to training and resources. Click Here to participate in survey


Upcoming City Council Meetings-   

July 13, 2020 at 5:00 PM (VIRTUAL MEETING) For information on how to connect CLICK HERE.  Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the July 13th, 2020 Council meeting will be held virtually.


Bronson Farmer's Market- Every Saturday in downtown Bronson 8am-noon (May-Oct.), weather permitting Click here for more information


Bronson Banter Newsletter:

Bronson Polish Festival- July 18-20, 2019 (a full line-up will be posted to following link when available Click Here)




For more announcements 


COVID 19 Resources


Michigan Business Restart Grant Program


The Michigan Small Business Restart Program is a new grant program that will support small businesses and nonprofits that are reopening and have experienced a loss of income as a result of the COVID-19 crisis. Our 7-county region has been approved for over $7.5 million of grant funding through this new program. See below for qualifications and application details.

 

To qualify, a business/organization must meet the following criteria:

  • Has 50 employees or less
  • Is a business or nonprofit that can demonstrate it is affected by the COVID-19 emergency
  • Needs working capital to support eligible expenses
  • Demonstrates an income loss as result of the COVID-19 emergency
  • Has not received a grant through the Michigan Strategic Fund’s Michigan Small Business Relief Grant Program. Businesses who have received support through other COVID-19 relief programs, including the Michigan Small Business Relief Program loans, are eligible to apply for Restart grants.

 

Maximum grant amount: $20,0000

Eligible uses of funds: working capital to support payroll expenses, rent, mortgage payments, utility expenses, or other similar expenses.

At least 30% of the funds awarded under the program must be provided to women-owned, minority-owned, or veteran-owned eligible businesses. 


Application window: July 15 – August 5

 

For full program information, or to access the application, visit the program web page (linked here).



Adopt-a-Truck Reminder:


Attention City Residents:

 Adopt-A-Truck Program- If you have a lot of brush, leaves, old bushes, or other natural materials, you can request a truck through our Adopt-A-Truck program. Stop by City Hall, fill out the adopt-a-truck form, and at no charge, we will park a city dump truck (small or large) at your house and we will haul it away for you! Call us for details (517)369-7334.



2019 Water Quality Report:

The 2019 City of Bronson Water Quality Report is now available at the following link along with previous reports: Water Quality Reports

Help Stop the Spread:
City Hall is open for walk in traffic.  However, we are still encouraging residents and those needing to conduct business with the City, to contact us by phone, email, or by utilizing the drop box at the side of the building when possible.  Thank you!

                             


2020 Trash & Recycling Schedule:

The schedule for Republic Trash & Recycling in the City of Bronson is now available. Hard-copies of the calendar are also available at City Hall. 


Bulk Item Pickup Day Change & Reminders:

The City's bulk item pickup day will now be on every other Thursday instead of every other Monday. The next bulk item pickup day will be Thursday, March 28th.

If you have a bulk item you would like picked up by Republic Services, please call City Hall at 517-369-7334 to arrange for a pickup. Please do not place it at the curb without contacting the City offices first or it will not be picked up.

The pricing is as follows:
Furniture: $15.00 per item
Mattress or Box Spring: $15.00 per item 
Appliances (Washer/Dryer/Refrigerator): $25.00* 
*Any FREON must be removed


 City Water Tests Clear of PFAS:

See image or PDF Link link for more information:

                
                        Report Streetlight Problems:


Did you know that you can report a streetlight issue directly to Consumers Energy? Once you file a report you can also check on the status of the repair on their website at the same link provided below. You can also report it to the City offices at 517-369-7334.

Bronson Ordinances Online

The Bronson City Code, which contains the City's ordinances is available online. This is updated about once a year so there are a few recent ordinances that have not yet been uploaded. Click this link to view the code.


Bronson Banter

  • Fall 2018.pdf   2259k - Jul 29, 2019, 12:48 PM by City of Bronson (v2)
    ‎Fall 2018 Banter‎
  • Bronson Banter 2019 Spring.pdf   354k - Jul 29, 2019, 12:48 PM by City of Bronson (v2)
    ‎Spring 2019 Banter‎
  • Summer 2019.pdf   661k - Jul 29, 2019, 12:08 PM by City of Bronson (v2)
    ‎2019 Summer Banter‎
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Recent Council Meetings

  • Council Meeting Minutes for April 13, 2020.pdf   301k - May 12, 2020, 10:36 AM by City of Bronson (v2)
    ‎Council Minutes for April 13, 2020‎
  • Council Minutes- March 9, 2020.pdf   830k - Apr 14, 2020, 9:39 AM by City of Bronson (v2)
    ‎City Council Meeting Minutes for March 9, 2020‎
  • Council Minutes- January 13, 2020.pdf   488k - Mar 10, 2020, 8:27 AM by City of Bronson (v2)
    ‎Council Meeting Minutes for January 13, 2020‎
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Bronson City Hall:
141 S. Matteson St., Bronson, MI. 49028 
Phone: 517-369-7334 
Fax: 517-369-1457


Government Transparency Documents




Planning Commission


Accountability & Transparency




Reporting Suspicious Activity:
Our water/wastewater utilities are making every effort to protect the water system from potential security threats.  You, as customers, can also help.  If you see any suspicious activity near the water tower, treatment plant, wells, or fire hydrants, please call 911.



Notice of Nondiscrimination:

In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, religion, sex, familial status, sexual orientation, and reprisal. (Not all prohibited bases apply to all programs).

To file a complaint of discrimination, write to: 
USDA, Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights 
1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Stop 9410 
Washington, DC 20250-9410

Or call toll free at (866) 632-9992 (English) or (800) 877-8339 (TDD) or (866) 377-8642 (English Federal-relay) or (800) 845-6136 (Spanish Federal-relay). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.