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Royal Oak Shows Other City Planners How Public Art is Done

March 21st 2018

Royal Oak Shows Other City Planners How Public Art is Done (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 21, 2018) Royal Oak, MI- Communities though Oakland County have embraced the idea that public art has an impact.  Sometimes, though, it can be hard to know how to pull public art projects off.  That’s why Oakland County recently hosted […]

Berkley Councilperson Steve Baker Honored with MML Award

March 21st 2018

Berkley Councilperson Steve Baker Honored with MML Award (Michigan Municipal League, March 21, 2018) Berkley, MI- The Michigan Municipal League has honored Berkley Mayor Pro Tem Steve Baker with the Jim Sinclair Exceptional Service Award. He received the recognition during the League’s annual Capital Conference Awards Gala March 20 in Lansing. Baker was elected to […]

Hazel Park Walk or Crawl for Literacy May 6

March 21st 2018

Hazel Park Walk or Crawl for Literacy May 6 Hazel Park, MI – Support Hazel Park Literacy Project …Mabel Gray, Cellarmans, Kozy Lounge, JoeBar and Loui”s Pizza are all coming together to support Hazel Park Literacy Project. Walk or drive to each location for some great food. Come join us for a fun ‘strolling or […]

Huntington Woods Run/Walk Boom June 23

March 21st 2018

Huntington Woods Run/Walk Boom June 23 Huntington Woods, MI – Save the Date:  June 23rd Run/Walk Boom Event The 5th annual Run/Walk Boom!!! 1 mile and 5K event to raise funds for the 4th of July fireworks will be Saturday, June 23rd.  Register online at www.RunWalkBoom.com or in-person at the Gillham Recreation Center.  Businesses can […]

The Oakland County Child Killer Case Presentation April 4

March 21st 2018

The Oakland County Child Killer Case Presentation April 4 Wednesday, April 4 at 6:30 p.m. Berkley Public Library, 3155 Coolidge Hwy, Berkley, MI 48072 Many people in Southeast Michigan may be familiar with the Oakland County Child Killer case that began in the late 1970s. Former reporter Jay Grossman covered the case extensively and formed […]

My Friend Dahmer Author in Ferndale April 12

March 21st 2018

My Friend Dahmer Author in Ferndale April 12 Ferndale, MI- The Reading Collective presents: An Evening with Derf Backderf Wednesday, April 12 at 7:00 p.m. The Ringwald Theater, Ferndale, MI 48220 Derf Backderf will talk about My Friend Dahmer, sign copies, and answer questions! Doors open at 6:45 pm. Copies of the book will be […]

Dashing Terry G and the Magic at Southfield Ram’s Horn

March 20th 2018

Dashing Terry G and the Magic at Southfield Ram’s Horn (Sam Gurwin, March 20, 2018) Southfield, MI – Dashing Terry G. knows there is more to getting kids excited about a night out with their parents than just a plate full of turkey and mashed potatoes, although the turkey and mashed potatoes at the Southfield […]

70 Homes and 27 Apartments Possible Near Ferndale High School

March 19th 2018

70 Homes and 27 Apartments Possible Near Ferndale High School Ferndale, MI – The Ferndale Planning Commission is expected to discuss a Planned Urban Development (PUD) on Pinecrest just south of Ferndale High School at their Wednesday evening meeting. At this point, the project calls for 70 single homes and 27 multifamily homes.  Plans are […]

Ferndale to Consider Ordinance for Medical Marijuana Businesses

March 19th 2018

Ferndale to Consider Ordinance for Medical Marijuana Businesses (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 19, 2018) Ferndale, MI- The City of Ferndale is moving forward with a proposed ordinance that would allow two medical marijuana related businesses to operate in the city.  A public hearing on the proposed ordinance change is scheduled for Wednesday, March 21, 2018 […]

MML#3 – Officials Learn the Basics of Planning and Zoning

March 18th 2018

MML#3 – Officials Learn the Basics of Planning and Zoning (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 16, 2018) Frankenmuth, MI- Planning and zoning are essential components of local governance that are often not well-known by residents and require some learning by newly elected officials. The Michigan Municipal League recently did a weekend training session for officials, and […]