Coronavirus Coverage

May 13 – Vaccine and Health Fair at Hazel Park Rec Center

May 1st 2021

The Vaccine and Health Fair will be held at the Hazel Park Recreation Center.

State Shares Recommendations for Offices as People Return to Work

April 29th 2021

These recommendations come at a time when workplace safety remains a concern.

Restaurant Rescue Plan Funding Available Soon, Registration Opens April 30

April 28th 2021

The American Rescue Plan Act established the Restaurant Revitalization Fund (RRF) to provide funding to help restaurants and other eligible businesses keep their doors open.

County Announces Smaller Vaccine Clinics in Several Communities

April 28th 2021

Oakland County Health Division will conduct COVID-19 vaccination clinics by appointment only in the following communities: Ferndale, Hazel Park,
Holly, Lake Orion, Pontiac, Rochester, Royal Oak Township, Troy, Waterford, and West Bloomfield.

Hospitality Businesses in Novi Share Struggles, Hear From Industry Expert

April 25th 2021

Winslow put into context the situation created by the COVID-19 pandemic, including the things that each business owner or manager in the room was already painfully aware of.

April 29 – COVID-19 Vaccination at Affirmations in Ferndale by Appointment

April 20th 2021

Affirmations will offer the opportunity for you to receive two doses of the COVID-19 vaccine on Thursday, April 29th, and Thursday, May 27th, from 3 to 7 p.m.

County Adds Large-Scale Vaccine Site in Pontiac, Here’s How to Sign Up

April 4th 2021

On Monday, April 5, all Michigan residents 16 years and older will be eligible for COVID-19 vaccine.

Restaurant Capacities to Increase, Other Changes Made by Updated State Order

March 2nd 2021

Restaurants and bars may have 50% indoor dining capacity, up to 100 people

County Awaiting More Vaccines, Adding Partnering Agencies

February 19th 2021

Of the 41,350 doses the state distributed to the Health Division since Dec. 17, 41,323 are in people’s arms.

State Allows Sports to Resume with Masks Beginning Feb. 8

February 4th 2021

Safety protocols like wearing masks and testing will help keep kids, coaches and families safe.