Oak Park

Oakland County Launches Equity Council

December 9th 2020

“We look to the council to create a culture for our employees that respects diversity and creates policies that promote equity and inclusion internally and in the critical services we provide to the public.

Quarantine Time Reduced from Two Weeks to Ten Days in Some Situations

December 7th 2020

Public Health may now reduce the length of quarantine if specific conditions are met.

8 Mile-Woodward Improvement Committee to Select Design Group

December 6th 2020

While short-term cleanups have been unsuccessful in remedying the situation, officials from Ferndale and Detroit began working together in 2018 to address concerns with the 8-Mile-Woodward Improvement Project.

Oakland County Announces Funding to Help Restaurants Recover

December 3rd 2020

The $10 million Oakland Together Restaurant Relief Program will use $7 million of Oakland County’s federal CARES Act allocation and $3 million from the county’s general fund to help restaurants hurt by the COVID-19 pandemic and a reduction in business.

Pure Michigan Small Business Grant Applications Open Dec. 15

December 3rd 2020

Grants will be awarded in the amount of up to $15,000 per eligible business on a “first-in” basis.

Dec 3 – Community Discussion on 8 Mile and Woodward Improvement Project

December 1st 2020

This meeting will include a brief update on human services, presentations from potential design firms to complete the physical improvements of the project, followed by a community vote on which design firm would be preferred.

Dec. 11 – Reduced Fee for Animal Adoptions through Oakland County

December 1st 2020

Prospective pet owners should call 248-858-1070 to schedule an appointment.

Pizza Choices in Oakland County

November 29th 2020

Here’s a list of our Reporter Food columns featuring some of Oakland County’s best pizza.

Oakland County Announces New Free COVID Testing Sites

November 29th 2020

The new locations will be in the communities of Holly, Rochester, Southfield, and Pontiac.

Protect MI Child Registry Prevents Marketing of Adult Products to Minors

November 22nd 2020

Thankfully, the State of Michigan offers a free program to stop adult advertisements from reaching e-mails, mobile phones (text messaging ads) and instant messenger IDs.