Board to Accept Applications for County Executive Position…

August 8th 2019

Applications will be available online at www.oakgov.com/boc starting Thursday, August 8th, 2019. The deadline to submit applications is Tuesday, August 13th, 2019 at noon

Aug. 17 – Woodward Dream Cruise

August 7th 2019

On Saturday, August 17, 2019, the Woodward Dream Cruise will officially mark 25 years since the dream began as a fundraiser to build a soccer field in Ferndale, MI

Gerald Poisson Sworn in as County Executive, Commission to Appoint Patterson’s Replacement

August 4th 2019

Pursuant to Public Act 139 of 1973, Poisson will assume the duties of county executive until the Board of Commissioners appoints a replacement.

$5,000 Scholarship for Anti-Texting Campaign, Deadline Aug. 31

July 31st 2019

“The scholarship has been created in her honor to inspire change in teens who drive distracted
and help prevent car accidents,”

Oakland County Times 2019 Candidate Interview Videos

July 26th 2019

Each year Oakland County Times gives candidates for any office voted on in Oakland County the opportunity to do a video interview. *This page is frequently updated*

IFAQH: Surprise Quilted Hearts Spread Joy in Cities Like…

July 19th 2019

This beautiful little heart started a whole new purpose for us; blessing others with the same simple act of kindness,” the author wrote…

Volunteer-Based Women Build has Oakland County Women Constructing and Owning Homes

July 13th 2019

The concept included the idea that the eventual home owner would help build the house and those helping would also provide a mortgage and financial education – at no cost.

Upcoming Business Workshops through Oakland County One Stop Shop 

June 27th 2019

Upcoming Business Workshops through Oakland County One Stop Shop Pontiac, MI – The Oakland County One Stop Business Center is offering the following workshops for business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs. Lean more at www.AdvantageOakland.com/BusinessWorkshops Email smallbusiness@oakgov.com   CEED Lending Small Business Loan Orientation Time: 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM Cost: no charge Location: Oakland County […]

Overnight Closures on I-75 Needed to Set Bridge Beams at Wattles Road

June 26th 2019

Overnight Closures on I-75 Needed to Set Bridge Beams at Wattles Road (Michigan Dept. of Transportation, June 26, 2019) Troy, MI-  Weather permitting, crews will close both directions of I-75 during the overnight hours starting Thursday, June 27. The full closures will occur between Big Beaver Road and Corporate Drive/Crooks Road and are needed for […]

Sheriff Bouchard Gets “Michigan Master Sheriff” Recognition

June 20th 2019

Sheriff Bouchard Gets “Michigan Master Sheriff” Recognition (Oakland County Sheriff’s Office, June 20, 2019) Pontiac, MI- Recently, at the Michigan Sheriffs’ Association (MSA) Summer Conference, Oakland County Sheriff Michael Bouchard was recognized by his peers as a ‘Michigan Master Sheriff’. To be eligible for the Michigan Master Sheriff designation, a sitting Sheriff must meet certain […]