Press Release - John and Dede Howard Ice Arena Winter Season Schedule
With the holidays now over, the John and Dede Howard Ice Arena has returned to their regular schedule. Please note the Howard Ice Arena will hold regular hours on Monday, Janaury15 (Martin Luther King Day).Read more ...
Job Opportunity for Marina/Ice Arena Operations Assistant
The City of St. Joseph is seeking a Marina/Ice Arena Operations Assistant.Read more ...
Christmas Tree Pick-Up Notice
Beginning December 27, 2017, and continuing through January 26, 2018, the City of St. Joseph will pick up Christmas trees from city residents.Read more ...
December "City Connection" Newsletter
The December 2017 City Connection newsletter has been published.
City of St. Joseph Receives Improved Classification of ISO Rating
Public Safety Director Uridge reports, "Congratulations City of St. Joseph."Read more ...
2018 St. Joseph Public Art Exhibit: Magical Kingdom of St. Joseph
COME ONE, COME ALL TO THE MAGICAL KINGDOM OF ST. JOSEPH DURING ITS 15th ANNUAL PUBLIC ART EXHIBIT
MAY 18-SEPT. 20, 2018
IMPORTANT: Press Release: Information about House Bill 4503/Senate Bill 329 and Short-Term Rentals
It is important for residents to educate themselves regarding House Bill 4503 and Senate Bill 329. Please click on information from the Michigan Municipal League and others through a Letter and Press Release explaining the effect these two bills will have on our community.Read more ...
For additional information on the SAW Grant, please click on the links.Read more ...
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St. Joseph Housing Commission
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Benton Harbor-St.Joseph Joint Waste Water Treatment Plant
Southwest Michigan Airport Authority
Charter, Ordinances, Codes & PoliciesPlease click here to see information about the following:
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We can all do our part to keep our streams, rivers and Lake Michigan clean and healthy. Learn more about our water resources and what you can do to protect them by visiting www.swmpc.org/water.asp. To find out when and how to report water pollution incidents visit http://www.swmpc.org/report.asp.
Studies and Reports
2017 Coastal Study and Addendums
"The files in the following .zip file are GIS (geographic information system) data and metadata containing a surface created with survey data collected in May, 2017 in reference to Michigan State Plane Coordinates (NAD83) horizontally and International Great Lakes Datum of 1985 (IGLD85) vertically. Use of the data will require knowledge of and access to GIS software. Financial Assistance for this project was provided, in part, by the Michigan Coastal Zone Management Program, Office of the Great Lakes, Department of Environmental Quality, under the National Coastal Zone Management Program, through a grant from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce. "
Geodata and Metadata
Marina/Ice Arena Operations Assistant - To view job description, please click on it. Closing date to apply is Friday, January 26, 2018.
The Performance Dashboard
The Performance Dashboard includes the financial and operating benchmarks that are most relevant to our current strategic goals and objectives, such as financial stability, economic strength, public safety and quality of life. This one-page table compares twenty-four (24) different performance benchmarks comparing progress over the most current two years.
Citizen's Financial Guide to St. Joseph
The intent of the Citizen's Guide is to provide a simple presentation of graphs and charts which summarize the City's most important financial benchmarking elements. The Guide includes revenues, expenditures, fund balances and obligations for all funds.
Projected Budget Report
The Projected Budget Report presents the General Fund's current year budget, as well as, a projected budget for the next fiscal year.
A detailed presentation of all outstanding debt service including original issuance amount, issuance date, type, and annual payment amounts.
John and Dede Howard Ice Arena Winter Season Schedule - To view the Press Release, please click on it.
Requests for Proposals
Complete: RFP - Guernsey Court - Drainage Repair: Sealed bids will be received until 3:00 pm on Friday, March 22, 2017.
Results of Bids
Title VI Non-Discrimination Plan
As a recipient of federal financial assistance, the City of St. Joseph must provide access to individuals with limited ability to speak, write, or understand the English language. The City will not restrict an individual in any way from the enjoyment of any advantage or privilege enjoyed by others receiving any service, financial aid, or another benefit under its programs or projects. To read the City of St. Joseph's Title VI Non-Discrimination Plan in its entirety, please click here.