Our Mission

The City of Saginaw is committed to providing high quality services to ensure an inclusive, safe, and vibrant community in which to live, work, learn, and play.

Our Vision

Saginaw, through collaboration and public/private ventures, will be a welcoming community that promotes neighborhood growth; stimulates business development and innovation; and fosters entertainment, and educational opportunities for all.

Our Core Values

Diversity and Inclusiveness

We appreciate and value the uniqueness of each individual. We treat everyone with respect and dignity.

Service, Accountability, and Responsiveness

We put our citizens first by establishing measurable performance goals, recognizing achievements, and responding to needs.

Unity, Collaboration, and Teamwork

We form effective partnerships that maximize resources and deliver high quality services across the community.

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The City of Saginaw 2018-2019 Proposed Budget is available

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Saginaw Riverfront Beautification Day 2018

Saginaw Police Awards 2018

Rethink Your Recycling - flyers

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Free Carbon Monoxide Alarms provided by Saginaw FD

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2018 Noxious Weeds Notice

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More than 200 volunteers are expected to join members of the Riverfront Development Commission at Crayola Park, 1915 Fordney, this Friday, May 18, 2018 for the 2018 Beautification Event. The event will kick off at 9:00 am with coffee, juice, and donuts. Clean up begins at 9:30 am and runs until early afternoon ending with lunch for all of the hardworking volunteers.


The Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting has been awarded to the City of Saginaw by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) for its Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAPR) for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2017. This is the ninth year in a row that the City of Saginaw has received this honor.


The week of May 6-12, 2018 has been proclaimed MUNICIPAL CLERK'S WEEK by the International Institute of Municipal Clerks (IIMC), the professional association of 14,500 county, city, village, and town clerks located in every state, Canadian province, and 15 other countries. This event features a weeklong series of activities aimed at increasing the public's awareness of Municipal Clerks and the vital services they provide for local government and the community.


The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) is pleased to announce that the City of Saginaw has received the GFOA's Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for its budget for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2017. This is the tenth year in a row that the City of Saginaw has received this honor.


Last year, area residents helped keep more than 110 tons of problem wastes out of the landfill, thanks to Mid Michigan Waste Authority's free household special waste program. This year, MMWA will offer 18 drop-off days between May and September, with opportunities to safely dispose of electronics, paint, hazardous waste, prescription and over-the-counter medications, and foam products.


STARS transportation info