Oak Park

After the Election, Let’s Uplift Local Journalism

November 6th 2019

I am now asking everyone who understands the value of local elections to consider sharing some of their time and efforts in helping make Oakland County Times an even better resource for the community. 

Placemaking Details Dot Oak Park’s New Nine Mile Redesign

November 4th 2019

“If we invest in an environment people want to live, jobs and investment will come with that.”

Donate Candy to Treats for Troops at Sheriff’s Dept. Locations Through Nov. 5

November 1st 2019

The Oakland County Sheriff’s Office is accepting individually wrapped, non-chocolate candy as part of its 10th annual “Treats for Troops” collection to send thanks, encouragement, and sweets to our troops overseas.

County Executive Dave Coulter Will Seek Seat in 2020

October 31st 2019

Coulter talked about his plans for improving access to healthcare services, uplifting the diversity of Oakland County, and focusing on the County’s reputation for being on the cutting-edge of technology and services while making sure all parts of the county have opportunities to prosper.

Nov. 6 – Oak Park History Presentation

October 24th 2019

Discover the answers Wednesday, November 6. 6:00 – 7:30 at the Oak Park Library

The Story Behind the New Lincoln Mural in Oak Park

October 22nd 2019

The mural features the face of Abraham Lincoln, patriotic red and white stripes with white stars on blue, and the quote, “…and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal.”  

Lead Found in Oak Park Water Tests, Here’s What Residents Can Do

October 21st 2019

If you think you may have a lead water service line, and would like to be part of this increased sampling pool, please contact the Oak Park Water Department at (248) 691-7470 or visit them at Oak Park City Hall

Nov. 12 – Youth Law Conference for HS Students in Oakland County

October 18th 2019

By tailoring this program to the interests and issues of a teen audience, the OCBA and its volunteer attorneys deliver an engaging program that is a hit with students and teachers alike.

Oct. 29 – Oak Park Nine Mile Redesign Kickoff Celebration

October 18th 2019

Attendees can come play games, listen to music, ride bikes in the new bike lanes, learn about MoGo, learn about the project as a whole, and of course enjoy plenty of free food.

Downed Power Lines Spark on Rosewood in Oak Park

October 16th 2019

A tree on Ithaca came down onto the wires leading to a home in the 24000 block of Rosewood.