ALERTS

Regular City Council Meeting - August 14, 2018

Regular City Council Meeting Tuesday, August 14, 2018 at 7:00 in the Alma Community Center. Agen... [more...]

Public Hearing Notice of 2018 Tax Year Proposed Property Tax Rate for the City of Alma - August 03, 2018

Public Hearing Tuesday, August 14, 2018 at 6:30 pm at the Community Center. A tax rate of $.025 ... [more...]

City Council Special Meeting of July 19, 2018 - July 19, 2018

Alma City Council is having a special meeting on Thursday, July 19, 2018 at 7:00pm. This meeting ... [more...]

Town Hall Meeting - July 18, 2018

The City of Alma is having a Town Hall Meeting July 18, 2018 at 7:00pm in the Alma Community Cent... [more...]

Special Agenda Budget Meeting - June 21, 2018

We will be having a Special Meeting on June 21, 2018 to amend 2017/2018 Budget at the Alma Commun... [more...]

Municipal Office Closed June 18th thru June 20th. - June 15, 2018

We will reopen on Thursday June 21, 2018.  Thanks! [more...]

Regular Meeting will be moved to June 12, 2018 - June 12, 2018

Our Regular City Council Meeting will be held on a Special date. It will be Tuesday, June 12, 201... [more...]

Public Hearing - May 15, 2018

Notice of Public Hearing Tuesday May, 15, 2018 at 6:30 pm and again May 29, 2-18 at 6:30 pm at th... [more...]

Regular Meeting date changed to Monday May 14, 2018 - May 14, 2018

The City Council will be meeting on Monday, May 14, 2018 at 7:30 pm instead of Tuesday, May 15, 2... [more...]

Public Hearing - May 08, 2018

Notice of Public Hearing wll be held on Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at 6:30 pm and again May 22, 2018 at... [more...]

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FAQ

To serve you better, we've assembled a list of our residents' most frequently asked questions. If you don't find your answer here, feel free to contact us.

Frequently Asked Questions

Library

How long does it take to get a library card?

Our librarian will be able to supply you with a new library card the same day you apply.

Are electronic books available?

No, not at this time.

Does the Library have "story time" for younger children?

We do offer "story time" for younger children!  Give us a call if the current schedule is not posted.

City Hall

What hours is City Hall open?

City Hall is open from 8am - 5pm daily.

Ordinances

May I burn trash and leaves inside the city limits?

No, not at the current time due to dry conditions in our county.  Please contact city hall if you have any questions.

Application Process

I am interested in applying for a job with the City of Alma, what do I do?

You will need to fill out an application if available.  Please ensure you meet the qualifications for the position you wish to be considered for.  If you would like to include a resume, simply attach it to the completed application. You may mail or drop off the application at City Hall.  Interviews will be scheduled accordingly.

Does the City of Alma hire part time employees?

Yes, we do hire part time employees.  Availability of these positions will be posted here when available.

Building Permits & Inspections

What is the process for getting a building permit?

Take a moment to read all required information provided. Then print and fill out the building permit application form and return to city hall.  Should you have any additional questions, please feel free to give us a call or send us an email.  We will be happy to help you.

Sanitation & Recycling

When are the garbage collection days for my street?

Friday mornings is collection day.  Must have trash out by 7:00 am. Remember, observed holidays will alter the normal routine.

Water Utilities

How could I have used this much water?

You may not have - the numbers on your meter may have been transposed or hard to read. You could possibly have a leaky toilet or faucet that's difficult to detect. Just call the office and we'll work with you to solve the problem.

My bill is past due can I get an extension?

Please contact our office and a one-time extension will be extended to you for extenuating circumstances.

What do I do if I am experiencing low pressure?

Check your meter and the surrounding area for possible leaks. Next, call our office and report low pressure for your area.

Why do I have a previous balance when I know I sent in my payment?

We may have received it after the due date or we may not have received it at all. Call our office and we will help you solve the problem.

Why is my water discolored?

A repair could have been completed recently allowing air to enter the line, causing the milky look.

New Resident Resources

How do I sign up to receive Alerts and News & Notices?

Simply click the "Sign Up for Alerts" button located ……fill out the brief form with your preferred contact information and click submit

Where do I go to vote?

All City elections are conducted by the City of Alma please visit the elections page for locations and upcoming election information.