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MML Survey Finds Increasing Shared Resources Among Cities

March 5th 2011

Some 129 communities responding to the MML survey provided details of more than 640 examples of how they are already sharing services, saving taxpayer dollars and improving operational efficiencies.

Voter Turnout in August – Where Have all the Voters Gone?

August 9th 2019

In spite of the fact that election discussions often focus on methods of increasing voter turnout, we continue to allow communities to conduct important elections in the middle of the summer

Madison Heights In Final Four of Statewide Placemaking Contest

July 23rd 2019

The finalists were among 17 projects, programs, and initiatives involving 17 Michigan communities vying for the statewide Community Excellence Award

Public Input Sought for Draft of Citizen’s Redistricting Commission Application

July 20th 2019

Public Input Sought for Draft of Citizen’s Redistricting Commission Application (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 21, 2019) Lansing, MI- Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson is seeking public input on the draft of the application for those wishing to serve on the Independent Citizens Redistricting Commission. The commission will be made up of 13 registered voters randomly […]

Piana Resigns to Run for Ferndale Mayor, Applications to Fill Vacancy Due July 29

July 8th 2019

Melanie Piana resigned from her position on City Council Monday evening so she can run for the Mayor position.

Oak Park Approves Rainbow Flag, Sets Policy for Future Requests

June 18th 2019

Oak Park Approves Rainbow Flag, Sets Policy for Future Requests (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 17, 2019) Oak Park, MI – With Council members Carolyn Burns and Ken Rich voting no, Oak Park City Council adopted a policy to govern all flag-flying requests, as well as a request made by a young married couple in the […]

August Primary and Write-In Campaign Part of Rochester Hills 2019 Elections

June 10th 2019

August Primary and Write-In Campaign Part of Rochester Hills 2019 Elections (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 10, 2019) Rochester Hills, MI- Petitions are in, and candidates for positions in Rochester Hills know who they will face on the ballot.  Longtime Mayor Bryan Barnett is running another write-in campaign to retain his seat.  Barnett was first elected […]

What’s on the Ballot for May 7, 2019?

May 6th 2019

What’s on the Ballot for May 7, 2019? (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 6, 2019) Oakland County, MI – Here’s a list of the ballot proposals on the May 7 ballot: Clawson Schools Grand Blanc Schools Oak Park Schools Royal Oak Township Walled Lake Consolidated Schools Also check out: Oakland County Clerk website Stuff to Know […]

Local Officials and Admins Gather in Lansing for Michigan Municipal League Capital Conference

March 21st 2019

Local Officials and Admins Gather in Lansing for Michigan Municipal League Capital Conference (C. Proxmire, March 21, 2019) Lansing, MI- Officials and city administrators from across the state gathered in Lansing this week for the Michigan Municipal League Capital Conference. MML provides educational and networking opportunities, including classes on topics that are important to local […]

Presentation Helps Holly Understand Water Rates and Infrastructure  

March 10th 2019

Presentation Helps Holly Understand Water Rates and Infrastructure (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 10, 2019) Holly, MI  – Village of Holly officials, staff and members of the public attended a morning-long study session on Feb. 9 to learn more about how the water and sewer fund works, and get answers to common questions regarding water service. […]