Search Results for: transit

With 1200 Patients Helped, FernCare Continues with Community Support

May 19th 2018

With 1200 Patients Helped, FernCare Continues with Community Support (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 19, 2018) Ferndale, MI – The FernCare free health clinic began ten years ago with a pop-up doctor’s office in a community center in Ferndale. And now it’s an organization with over 110 volunteers seeing hundreds of patients each year.  Since it […]

Be Your Best Self Presentation at Troy Library May 14

May 4th 2018

  Be Your Best Self Presentation at Troy Library May 14 Troy, MI-  Most of us want to change or improve something about our lives. Join Transitional Coach Anita Govender at the Troy Public Library May 14 as she explores how what you believe about yourself makes all the difference in your world. She encourages […]

2018 Candidate Interviews and Issues – NOV 6 GENERAL ELECTION

May 1st 2018

2018 Candidate Interviews and Issues – NOV 6 GENERAL ELECTION Check back often for updates.  To schedule an interview contact editor@oc115.com.

Oakland County’s Silver Tsunami is Real: A Look at the Data

April 18th 2018

Oakland County’s Silver Tsunami is Real: A Look at the Data (Kurt Metzger, April 18, 2018) Pontiac, MI- The Census Bureau recently forecast that the nation’s seniors (persons 65 years and over) would outnumber the nation’s children (persons under 18 years of age) for the first time in history by 2035. After recently reporting about […]

Ferndale Approves Design-Based Ordinances for Downtown Area

April 10th 2018

  Ferndale Approves Design-Based Ordinances for Downtown Area (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 10, 2018) Ferndale, MI- As businesses and people continue to invest in making Ferndale their home, the City has been focusing on how to create a community that is thoughtfully composed and in line with the Master Plan. A big step in that […]

MML#4: SaveMICity Campaign Looks at Lessons from Amazon Loss

April 9th 2018

  MML#4: SaveMICity Campaign Looks at Lessons from Amazon Loss (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 9, 2018) Lansing, MI –  Local governments have been “doing more with less” for years, but what may Michiganders may not realize is that every other state in America has been increasing the amount of investment in communities, while Michigan has […]

Erspamer Resigns, Transgender Activist Reyes Named Affirmations Interim Director

March 29th 2018

Erspamer Resigns, Transgender Activist Reyes Named Affirmations Interim Director (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 29, 2018) Ferndale, MI-  After two years as Executive Director of Affirmations LGBTQ Community Center in Ferndale, Susan Ersparmer has resigned in the midst of financial concerns and staff issues.  Following Erspamer’s resignation, the Board of Directors voted Wednesday night to appoint […]

Berkley Adopts Complete Streets Ordinance

March 27th 2018

Berkley Adopts Complete Streets Ordinance (City of Berkley, March 27, 2018) Berkley, MI- In an effort to enhance the quality, safety, and usability of streets in the City of Berkley, a Complete Streets ordinance was unanimously adopted by the Berkley City Council on March 5. “With our Complete Streets ordinance now in place, we have […]

MML #2 – Communities Explore Methods of Intergovernmental Cooperation

March 14th 2018

MML #2 – Communities Explore Methods of Intergovernmental Cooperation (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 13, 2018) Frankenmuth, MI-  “There’s a tendency to think we’re in a box,” said Steve Mann of Miller Canfield as he addressed representatives from across the state as part of the Michigan Municipal League’s Elected Officials Academy.  Mann’s presentation encouraged councilmembers and […]

Auburn Hills Announces Business Recruitment Grant Opportunities

February 23rd 2018

Auburn Hills Announces Business Recruitment Grant Opportunity (City of Auburn Hills, Feb. 2, 2018) Auburn Hills, MI – The City of Auburn Hills is pleased to announce its new Business Recruitment Grant available for businesses choosing to locate in downtown Auburn Hills. The City of Auburn Hills Tax Increment Finance Authority Business Recruitment grant is […]