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Alan Smaka Chosen as Interim City Manager

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 18, 2023. Alan Smaka chosen as Interim City Manager. Duties to start on February 1, 2023. FOR... more ››

R. Tyler Dotson

City Manager Tyler Dotson To Resign at End of Month

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 4, 2023. City Manager R. Tyler Dotson has formally submitted his letter of resignation to the City... more ››

Watervliet Pocket Park Conceptual Plan

City Launches Crowdfunding Campaign for New Downtown Gathering Space

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 29, 2022. City and Cornerstone Alliance Announce Crowdfunding Campaign for New Downtown Pocket Park. $50,... more ››

2022 Fall Leaf Pick Up Schedule

Fall Leaf Pick-Up Schedule Announced

October 18, 2022. The City of Watervliet will once again conduct leaf pick up within City limits. Leaf pick up will run from October 24 -... more ››

Board member wanted.

DDA & Planning Commission Board Members Wanted

September 22, 2022. The City of Watervliet is seeking interested community members to join the Downtown Development Authority (DDA) or the... more ››

Trick or Treating Schedule

City Announces October 31 Trick or Treating Schedule

September 19, 2022. The City has announced this year's trick or treating schedule on October 31, 2022. Downtown merchant trick or treating... more ››

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City Installs New Water Metering Technology - Extends Due Date on Water/Sewer Bills

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE. June 6, 2022. For more information regarding the City's new advanced metering technology and up to date information... more ››

Paw Paw Avenue & Riverside Drive Improvements Project Announced - Public Hearing Scheduled

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 3, 2022. The City Commission will host a public hearing on June 7 starting at 5:30pm to discuss the Paw Paw Ave... more ››

Dump Pass Flyer

City Garage/Yard Sale May 27-May 30 - Dump Passes Still Available (May 2 - July 5)

May 24, 2022. The annual City-Wide Garage sale will take place from May 27 - May 30. A list of addresses of those homes offering a garage/... more ››

City Receives MDNR Grant for Community Dog Park

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 30, 2021. Watervliet, MI – Earlier this afternoon Governor Gretchen Whitmer announced that the City of... more ››

2021 Halloween Festivities Announced

Halloween Festivities Announced

September 30, 2021. The City of Watervliet is happy to announce the dates/times for year's Halloween Festivities. Please see the attached... more ››

City Seeks Full-Time & Part-Time Employees for Public Works Team

September 17, 2021. The City of Watervliet seeks outgoing, hard-working, and passionate individuals to join our public works team! For more... more ››

City Commission Approves Fireworks for September 5

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 12, 2021. Watervliet, MI – At their August 3 City Commission meeting, the Watervliet City Commission... more ››

Board Recruitment Flyer

City Commission Seeking Board Members for Planning Commission, DDA, and Assessing Board of Review

June 11, 2021. The City will be hosting an open house for interested residents who are looking to get involved on the Downtown Development... more ››

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: City Hall to Re-Open to the Public on May 10, 2021

May 5, 2021. Watervliet, MI – Watervliet City Hall will re-open to the public on Monday, May 10, 2021. Normal business hours will remain 8:... more ››

Dump passes available at Watervliet City Hall starting on May 10, 2021.

FREE Dump Passes Available to City Households (May 10 - June 13)

May 4, 2021. The City is happy to announce the return of the complimentary dump pass program to City residents (1 per household). Passes... more ››

Watervliet announces City-Wide Garage Sale from May 20 to May 23.

City-Wide Garage Sale: May 20 - May 23

May 4, 2021. The City is happy to announce the return of the annual City-Wide Garage/Yard Sale from May 20 to May 23. No permit is required... more ››

Bike Rodeo Flyer

Watervliet Police Department to host "Bike Rodeo" as Part of National Bike Safety Month

April 28, 2021. In conjunciton with Coloma Police Department, the Watervliet Police Department is hosting a "Bike Rodeo" for area youth as... more ››

Watervliet Dog Park

Public Hearing Set For Proposed Dog Park

March 15, 2021. On Tuesday, March 23 at 6:30pm the Watervliet City Commission will hold a special meeting at the Watervliet Fire Department.

City-Wide Plumbing Inspections Provide Long-Term Value

March 1, 2021. Mayor and City Manager coin informational letter to city residents and customers.Plumbing inspections by Dukes Root Control... more ››