A Look at the Data: Housing Types and Home Ownership Rates Across Oakland County pt 3:  Populations up to 9,999

A Look at the Data: Housing Types and Home Ownership Rates Across Oakland County pt 3:  Populations up to 9,999 (Kurt Metzger, Aug. 9, 2022) Oakland County, MI – Housing is an essential element of community development. It impacts residents and governments, property values, local revenues, public services, and community stability. An examination of housing…

Aug 4-8 – Holly Community Hosting Moving Wall Memorial, Honoring Lives Lost in Vietnam

The Vietnam Veterans Memorial has the names of 58,318 Americans who lost their lives during the Vietnam War.  The Moving Wall is a half scale model of the actual Memorial in Washington, D.C.  Vietnam Combat Veterans LTD has been traveling around the county with the Moving Wall.

Aug 4-8 – Holly Community Hosting Moving Wall Memorial, Honoring Lives Lost in Vietnam

The Vietnam Veterans Memorial has the names of 58,318 Americans who lost their lives during the Vietnam War.  The Moving Wall is a half scale model of the actual Memorial in Washington, D.C.  Vietnam Combat Veterans LTD has been traveling around the county with the Moving Wall.

Court Rules in Favor of Increasing Minimum Wage – Even for Tipped Workers

Court Rules in Favor of Increasing Minimum Wage – Even for Tipped Workers (MI Time to Care Coalition, July 26, 2022) The MI Time to Care coalition has led a successful fight in court last Tuesday, restoring the ability of every Michigan worker to earn paid sick time and raising the minimum wage for tipped…

County Executive Presents Recommended Budget to Commission

Coulter said. “There are many things in this budget to be proud of, but one of the most significant for me is that we’ve officially ended the practice of planning to use our fund balance for operating expenses.”

Oakland County Establishes Land Bank to Spur Development

“The Oakland County Land Bank Authority enables us to expand our economic development toolkit so that we can directly address property vacancies, support new developments and return foreclosed properties to the tax rolls,” said Oakland County Treasurer Robert Wittenberg.