Welcome to Zilwaukee

The City of Zilwaukee encompasses 2.34 square miles or 1,497 acres and is located along the Saginaw River in Northern Saginaw County. The City is bordered on the East by the Saginaw River, Carrollton Township to the South, Kochville Township to the West, and Zilwaukee Township to the North. The City of Zilwaukee is regionally located on the Northern fringe of the Saginaw Metropolitan Area.

The City is located within 10 miles of the City of Bay City and Saginaw Bay, which is a part of Lake Huron.

Zilwaukee in the Fall

Zilwaukee in the Fall


City of Zilwaukee City Office doors will be open from 9:00am until 4:00pm.

If you must enter City Hall, you must be wearing a mask and practice social distancing.

We will not be accepting payments inside.

Business may be conducted via U.S. Mail or the drop box located on the side door. The drop box will be processed daily.

If you have any questions about COVID-19, please call the State of Michigan COVID-19 Hotline at 1-888-535-6136 between 8am-5pm daily.

Thank you for your understanding and stay healthy.

Absentee Voter Applications & Ballots can be dropped off in the side door drop slot (East side of building) at City Hall.


The Clerk will be available on Saturday, August 1st, 2020 from 8:00am until 4:00pm for the purpose of issuing absentee ballots.

Board of Review- Errors & Ommissions


The Board of Review meeting for Errors & Ommissions will be held at the Zilwaukee City Office, 319 Tittabawassee Rd. on July 21, 2020 at 6:00pm.

Volunteer’s Needed

Planning Commission – 1 open seat

Board of Review – 1 open seat

Zoning Board of Appeals – 1 Alternate needed

Apply at City Hall