The town of Woodward was born when the Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Railway Co reconstructed its lines through the community the depot was constructed. The original name for the town was decided upon as Colton, another town had already adopted the name so the name was changed to Woodward. The City was incorporated in August 1883. The first Council meeting was Dec. 18, 1883 called to order by Mayor W.S. Craft.
The City of Woodward is a wonderful City with many things to offer! A variety of Business’ make Woodward a happy productive Community. Woodward-Granger School provides a high standard of education. Woodward has a new land mark, the “High Trestle Bridge” it is a great calling card and has brought many visitors near and far. Come explore Woodward!
Woodward’s Motto “Together for a Better Tomorrow”