Southfield

2020 Candidate Interview:  Yolanda Charles for County Commission 17th District

June 9th 2020

Southfield, Oak Park, MI – In the race for County Commissioner of the 17th District, the candidates are Democrat Yolanda S. Charles, Republican Mordechai Klainberg, and Green Party Candidate Destiny Clayton.  This position has a two year term.  Election Day is Nov. 3, 2020.

2020 Candidate Interview: Mykale Garrett for County Commission 17th District

June 5th 2020

In the Aug. 4, 2020 Democratic Primary the candidates are Mykale Garrett and Yolanda S. Charles.

June 14: Southfield Unity Day – Kneel to Heal Event

June 3rd 2020

The event is an opportunity for residents to express their sorrow, pain and angst over police officers who have employed excessive and deadly force, systematic racism, voter suppression, lack of equal pay, fair housing, equal opportunity and protection under the law

Robin Carter-Cooper Named County’s First Chief Diversity…

June 2nd 2020

Coulter said more than 30 percent of Oakland County’s population is ethnically diverse and it is important county policies ensure its workforce reflects the county’s diversity

Small Businesses Can Sign Up for Free ReOpen Toolkit through Oakland County

May 27th 2020

The kits have more than $400 worth of supplies.

Block Ads for Booze, Smokes, Porn and More with State’s Child Protection Registry

May 26th 2020

  “It doesn’t just block them,” said Alisha Meneely, Community Outreach Director for the agency, which is part of the Michigan Secretary of State’s office. “It stops them.”

The Ups and Downs in Oakland County – 2019 Population Estimates Released

May 26th 2020

On Thursday of this week, the Census Bureau released its last set of population estimates until the 2020 Census results are released by July of 2021.

Emergency Grants Available for Veterans and Service Members Impacted by COVID-19

May 24th 2020

The grants can be used for health, economic and financial hardships resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic.

List of Cemeteries in Oakland County

May 23rd 2020

Thanks to the Oakland County Pioneer and Historical Society and Oakland County’s Economic Development and Community Affairs Department, here is a list of Oakland County’s cemeteries

Oakland County Now Has Free Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing for Any Adult

May 21st 2020

County Executive David Coulter said the expanded testing is important as Oakland County and the state gradually reopens, which includes resumed operations for many area businesses and manufacturers.