Waterford

Pre-Election Gag Order Not Enforceable Due to Agreement in Federal Court

April 28th 2016

Pre-Election Gag Order Not Enforceable Due to Agreement in Federal Court (Michigan Municipal League, April 28, 2016) LANSING, MI — U.S. District Judge John Corbett O’Meara has accepted an agreement between the Secretary of State’s office and local governments and school groups, permanently enjoining Secretary of State Ruth Johnson from enforcing a law passed in […]

Oakland County Schools Vary on Testing for Lead in Water

April 27th 2016

Oakland County Schools Vary on Testing for Lead in Water (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 27, 2016) Oakland County, MI – As they see the images of children in Flint lined up to get bottled water or crying over blood tests, people around the country have been wondering about the safety of the water they and […]

Pontiac School District’s Response to Lead Testing Inquiry UPDATED

April 27th 2016

Pontiac School District’s Response to Lead Testing Inquiry (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 27, 2016) Pontiac, MI – As they see the images of children in Flint lined up to get bottled water or crying over blood tests, people around the country have been wondering about the safety of the water they and their families use […]

Waterford School District’s Response to Lead Testing Inquiry

April 27th 2016

Waterford School District’s Response to Lead Testing Inquiry (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 27, 2016) Waterford, MI – As they see the images of children in Flint lined up to get bottled water or crying over blood tests, people around the country have been wondering about the safety of the water they and their families use […]

Plans in the Works to Test Water for Lead in Oakland County Schools

April 25th 2016

Plans in the Works to Test Water for Lead in Oakland County Schools (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 25, 2016) Pontiac, MI – As dozens of teenagers from high schools throughout Oakland County sat eager to learn about the safety of their community’s drinking water, officials revealed that plans are in the works for testing of […]

Aug. 2 Election: Detroit Zoo Seeking to Extend Millage

April 25th 2016

Aug. 2 Election: Detroit Zoo Seeking to Extend Millage (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 25, 2016) Royal Oak, MI –  Taxpayers will likely be asked to approve an extension of the tri county millage to continue funding the Detroit Zoo. The current .1 mill tax expires in 2018, but the process to put it on the […]

Drop Off Old Shoes to Help Paws for Life through June 15

April 23rd 2016

Drop Off Old Shoes to Help Paws for Life through June 15   Farmington Hills, Ferndale, and Waterford, MI – Paws for Life Rescue is accepting donations of lightly worn shoes at their adoption events, as well as other various drop-off locations, starting now through June 15, 2016. Funds2Orgs will purchase donated shoes from Paws […]

Oakland County Airport Open House & Airshow Aug. 28

April 9th 2016

Oakland County Airport Open House & Airshow Aug. 28 (EVENT page) Waterford, MI – Oakland County Airport Open House & Airshow Aug. 28 Oakland-Pontiac Airport 6500 Highland Road, Waterford, MI 48237 The Show is free and parking is $5 a car so bring a car load. OCIA Airshow 2016 August 28th from 10:00am until 4:00pm […]

MML #3: Cities Want their Share, Tool Shows Funding Loss by Community

March 26th 2016

MML #3: Cities Want their Share, Tool Shows Funding Loss by Community (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 26, 2016) Lansing, MI – Only four states have reduced the amount of tax dollars going to municipal governments, and of those Michigan has decreased funding the most.  Robert Kleine of Great Lakes Economic Consulting spoke about the subject […]

Master Gardener 2016 Educational Conference April 23

March 10th 2016

Master Gardener 2016 Educational Conference April 23 (EVENT page) Waterford, MI – Spring is now really just around the corner! Time to start thinking about YOUR garden. A new one? A kitchen garden? A renovation? Need new ideas? We’ve got the solutions to make your gardening dreams come true. The Master Gardener Society of Oakland […]