Upcoming Events

 For a full list of events, click Calendar above.

Bronson Knights of Columbus 70th Anniversary Dinner/Dance- May 16, 5pm, St. Mary's Gym

City-wide Garage Sales- May 16

Garden Ornament Workshop- May 20 & 21, 5:30pm, Bronson Library

Movie Night at the Library- May 22 & 23 (Call the library for details)

Friends of the Library Golf Outing- Golf Club of Coldwater, May 30

Bronson American Legion Corn Hole Tournament- May 30th

Bronson Viking Open- Bella Vista Golf Course, May 31

Bronson Polish Festival- July 16-18

Tea & Garden Tour- June 13 at 10am hosted by the Friends of the Bronson Library

Bronson Community Foundation Golf Outing- Bella Vista Golf Course, August 16

Bronson Farmer's Market- Every Saturday in downtown Bronson 8am-noon

Bronson Tales- Every Friday at 11am at the Bronson Library- story time for 2-4 year-old children

For more announcements 

2015/2016 City Budget
The City Council approved the 2015/2016 City Budget on May 11, 2015. A complete copy of the approved budget can be found by clicking here

City-Wide Garage Sales
The annual City-Wide Garage Sales will be held the weekend of May 16. Click here for a list and map of those we received (Garage Sale Map); there are more sales than what is on this list. 

Bronson Library Activities
The Bronson Area Adult Literacy Program Kick-off Meeting will be held May 14 at 5pm at the Library. Sam Ellis Greenburg, director of the Branch County Literacy Council will give an in-depth overview of the new program.

The Library will be hosting a Book Sale May 12-16 at the Library. Fill a bag for $3! Bags are provided. 

A Garden Ornament Workshop will be hosted by the Library on May 20 & 21 at 5:30pm. You must register to attend and attendees must be at least 14 years old. $5 per person includes materials to make a bowling ball ornament.

The Friends of the Library are also hosting a couple of fundraisers...
They will hold a golf outing on May 30 at the Golf Club of Coldwater

They are hosting a Tea & Garden Tour June 13 at 10am. Tickets are $15 and include tours of three gardens, lunch, a silent auction, and vendors. You can contact Rosalie Currier (517-617-2285), Fran Fletcher (313-850-7451), or Gayle Clover (517-369-1149) to sign-up.

Spring Clean-up Reminders
This is the time of year many people clean their yards and trim back bushes and trees. Here are some reminders about our collection of this waste:
-Brush and bags (for grass clippings and leaves) are collected weekly- generally on Mondays
-We do not pick up loose leaves or grass clippings in the spring or summer- they need to be placed in bags or boxes (no heavier than 50 pounds)
-We do NOT pick up junk, trash, or building supplies.
-You can have a city truck parked at your house and place any brush, loose leaves, grass, etc in it and we'll drive it away at no charge. Call our office for information 369-7334. 

2015/2016 Matteson Street Improvement Project
During 2015/2016, Matteson Street will see various improvements. Currently, engineers for the City are conducting a survey and tests on the street, the sidewalks, water mains, sewer mains, and storm sewer lines within the area of the street from north City limits to the south City limits.

Early in the spring of 2016, we anticipate upgrading a section of 4-inch water main to 8-inch between Grant Street and Rudd Street. We also plan to upgrade water 4-inch water mains under Rudd Street (between Walker and Matteson) and W. Corey (between Walker and Matteson) to 6-inch mains. This will improve water flow, reliability, and aid fire protection. Depending on tests of sewer and storm sewer lines, improvements to those systems may be conducted at the same time. 

Once the underground work is complete, Matteson Street will be milled and resurfaced in its entirety. This work will occur in the spring of 2016.

There will be no debt associated with this project and it is funded in part by an MDOT grant received by the City of Bronson. As we have updates, they will be posted here. 

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

  • CCF05142015_0001.pdf   662k - May 14, 2015, 11:33 AM by Mark Heydlauff (v1)
    ‎Bronson Garage Sale Map‎
  • Bronson Banter October 2011.pdf   968k - Oct 24, 2011, 12:51 PM by Mark Heydlauff (v1)
  • Bronson Banter July 2011.pdf   868k - Jun 28, 2011, 1:27 PM by Mark Heydlauff (v1)
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Recent Council Meetings

  • 01- January 12-15 Minutes.pdf   102k - May 4, 2015, 9:01 AM by Mark Heydlauff (v2)
    ‎Council Minutes for January 12, 2015‎
  • 04- April 13-15 Minutes.pdf   105k - May 4, 2015, 9:00 AM by Mark Heydlauff (v2)
    ‎Council Minutes for April 13, 2015‎
  • 03- March 9-15 Minutes.pdf   107k - May 4, 2015, 9:00 AM by Mark Heydlauff (v2)
    ‎Council Minutes for March 9, 2015‎
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For more information on Bronson, Michigan. 
Bronson City Offices 141 S. Matteson St., Bronson, MI. 49028 
Phone: 517-369-7334 - Fax: 517-369-1457

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