Video: Panel Shares Stories of People Using Public Transit

The Oakland Transit Millage Proposal aims to bring those groups together to create a more comprehensive system. If passed voters in the Nov. 8 election, the cost of improving the system would be shared by all communities without an opt-out option. It would mean bus service for cities like Novi and Rochester Hills who currently opt-out of the SMART system.  It would also provide funding to the smaller transit organizations – North Oakland Transportation Authority (NOTA), Western Oakland Transportation Authority (WOTA), and Older Persons Commission which serves the Rochester area. 

Oct 15 – Marigold Project – Art Installation and Flower Workshops in Hazel Park

Bring your marigold blooms and come ready to get your hands dirty, to cut and place blooms &  learn to make paper, butter, bee. This year’s installation will be adorned one bloom at a time by the audience. Community seed exchange and library, and workshops to make paper, butter, beer and wine with marigolds, run by local and regional artists: