DPW Building on the rise

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The Daily News STANTON – The new garage at the Stanton Department of Public Works is near completion. Work started in June on a new centralized DPW. The $299,000 project is set to be complete in November. The new facility will be energy-efficient, will reduce fixed operational costs and will provide a safer working environment than […]

City Restores Parks and Recreation

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STANTON- The City of Stanton has undertaken bold moves in recent months to redevelop and restore the viability of the parks and recreation system within the City. Most recently, the basketball courts, tennis courts, and baseball fields have been rehabilitated at Brake Park located on S Lincoln St. New surfacing and striping have been installed […]

“Old Fashion Days is awesome”

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Courtesy of The Daily News Elisabeth Waldon-Staff Writer ewaldon@staffordgroup.com STANTON – The sun broke through the rain clouds Saturday afternoon, just in time for the Stanton Old Fashioned Days grand parade. Crowds lined M-66 in downtown Stanton to watch veterans, police and fire vehicles start the parade, followed by an assortment of floats representing businesses, […]

Thank You!

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The City would like to thank Bruce Basom, Jay Tans, Loren Krantz, Connie Edwards, John Kroneck, and Don Smucker for volunteering to paint the whole fence surrounding the tennis courts at the park. The new tennis courts surface will be installed in the coming weeks. We would also like to thank Rolston Hardware for helping with […]

Stanton High School graduates reminisce seven decades after graduation

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By Cory Smith Daily News correspondent Courtesy of The Daily News STANTON – Stanton resident Lillian Hansen does it every year. At age 96 she registers everyone in for another class reunion at Trinity Evangelical Free Church in Stanton, celebrating graduation from Stanton High School long ago. On Saturday, she celebrated her 78th reunion. The high […]

Stanton approves budget, looks to increase water/sewer rates

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Story by The Greenville Daily News Jessica Dudenhofer-Staff Writer jdudenhofer@staffordgroup.com STANTON – The Stanton City Commission voted Tuesday night to adopt the 2011-2012 budget drafted by new City Manager James R. Freed. The combined operating budget, which factors $1,556,797 of revenue and $1,539,263 in expenses, sets to place the city with a surplus of $17,533. […]

DPW Purchases New Mower

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The DPW just received its purchase from Millards Furniture and Appliance in Stanton, MI. This new 72” mower cost $8,200 and will replace the aging fleet. Furthermore, this new mower will reduce cutting times and labor costs. This purchase was approved by the Commission at its April 12, 2011 meeting.