Madison Hts.

SMART Transit Millage Renewal on Aug. 7 Ballot

July 2nd 2018

SMART Transit Millage Renewal on Aug. 7 Ballot (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 1, 2018) Oakland County, MI- On Aug. 7, 2018 voters in Oakland County will be asked to renew a millage that funds public transportation. This is NOT the millage for the Regional Transit Authority.  This IS for a continuation of SMART services already […]

Weekend Closure of I-696 Westbound

June 20th 2018

Weekend Closure of I-696 Westbound (Michigan Dept. of Transportation, June 20, 2018) Macomb County, MI – CLOSURE START DATE:  Friday, June 22, 2018 8 p.m. – ramp closures begin 9 p.m. – freeway closed CLOSURE END DATE: Monday, June 25, 2018 5 a.m. OVERALL PROJECT END DATE: November 201 PROJECT DETAILS: The Michigan Department of […]

JJs in Madison Heights Expanding with Art Gallery/Bar

June 18th 2018

JJs in Madison Heights Expanding with Art Gallery/Bar (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 18, 2018) Madison Heights, MI – The owners of JJ’s Bar and Grill have come up with a vision of bringing the artistic community together with a new addition to their 26085 John R Rd location. Every Artist Bar and Gallery will be […]

Things You May Not Have Known about Water & Sewer Service

June 12th 2018

Things You May Not Have Known about Water & Sewer Service (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 11, 2018) Southfield, MI- Oakland County Water Resources Commissioner Jim Nash is in the midst of a series of visits to local libraries with a presentation on Water Infrastructure 101. Recently in Southfield he shared some basics and little known […]

Madison Heights Photo Contest Reveal and Reception June 14

June 10th 2018

Madison Heights Photo Contest Reveal and Reception June 14 Madison Heights, MI – Join us Thursday June 14 from 6:30 pm to 8pm for the “This is Home” Photo Reveal & Reception Walk around city hall and check out the photo contest entries, while enjoying the musical stylings of local musicians and sampling some delightful […]

Madison Heights Seeking Volunteers to Paint Fire Hydrants

June 9th 2018

Madison Heights Seeking Volunteers to Paint Fire Hydrants Madison Heights, MI – Community Service Project Volunteers Needed! June 9th – June 23rd The City is looking for groups or organizations who would like to help paint fire hydrants in Madison Heights. All painting supplies will be provided as well as instructions & a link to […]

Rules of the Road for Bicyclists

June 8th 2018

Rules of the Road for Bicyclists (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 8, 2018) Michigan – With more and more people taking to the streets with pedal power, it’s important that bicyclists and drivers be aware of the rules of the road.  Below is a list of key rules put together by the State of Michigan specifically […]

13 Police Departments Join Hope Not Handcuffs to Connect Addicts with Help

June 5th 2018

13 Police Departments Join Hope Not Handcuffs to Connect Addicts with Help Bloomfield Township, Clawson, Farmington, Farmington Hills, Huntington Woods, Madison Heights, Royal Oak, South Lyon, Southfield, Waterford Township, West Bloomfield, White Lake and Wixom, MI – The Hope Not Handcuffs program began in Macomb County with a simple idea, giving police department the tools […]

Madison Heights Launches New Citizen-Led Neighborhood Cleaning Program

June 5th 2018

Madison Heights Launches New Citizen-Led Neighborhood Cleaning Program (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 5, 2018) Madison Heights, MI- Residents, community groups and business owners are coming together in Madison Heights through a newly-approved “Pick the Heights Clean” project. This voluntary litter pick-up program lets volunteers select an area of the city they’d like to focus on […]

Want to Connect to Your Community? Here are Facebook Groups through Oakland County

June 4th 2018

Want to Connect to Your Community? Here are Facebook Groups through Oakland County (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 4, 2018) Oakland County, MI – Many communities have online forums where people can learn what is going on in their community as well as connect with neighbors. These are actually a very effective way of finding out […]