Local Government

Published June 30, 2021

C&G Newspapers

MACOMB COUNTY — More work on part of a 15 Mile Road sewer interceptor is in the pipeline, but county officials are pleased with progress and say it will eventually help prevent sinkholes or other disasters from occurring in the Sterling Heights area.

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Published June 30, 2021

HARRISON TOWNSHIP — Stating that they just want the township to be eligible if any grants or earmarks for sanitary sewer upgrades become available, the Harrison Township Board of Trustees voted 7-0 to approve a project plan for wastewater system improvements.

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Published June 30, 2021

HAZEL PARK — The new fiscal year starts July 1 in Hazel Park, and some residents may see a small increase in city taxes, depending on increases in their property’s taxable value.

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Published June 30, 2021

ST. CLAIR SHORES — Two years after a barricaded gunman locked down the 31000 block of St. Margaret Street, the family of the woman who was living with him — and ultimately died at his hands — is still seeking peace and justice from the city.

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Published June 25, 2021

SOUTHFIELD — City officials said Southfield prides itself on diversity. From the workforce to the general population, people from all walks of life can be found within the city limits.

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Published June 25, 2021

FARMINGTON HILLS — For those looking to give back to the community in Farmington Hills, now might be the best chance.

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Published June 24, 2021

WARREN — Mayor Jim Fouts said the city weathered the coronavirus storm and met a list of challenges to continue serving residents through hard work by city employees and partnerships with colleges, businesses and nonprofits. 

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Published June 24, 2021

CLINTON TOWNSHIP — On June 2, it was announced that the Clinton River Spillway parcel was sold to Clinton Township.

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Published June 23, 2021

MADISON HEIGHTS — The total millage rate will remain the same for the new budget that goes into effect in Madison Heights on July 1.

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Published June 23, 2021

ST. CLAIR SHORES — In an effort to “coexist and celebrate who we are,” a group of women is planning a Pride March in St. Clair Shores June 27.

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Published June 23, 2021

HUNTINGTON WOODS — Huntington Woods’ city manager of seven years will be resigning from her job before the end of the month.

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Published June 23, 2021

MACOMB TOWNSHIP — Karen Smith said the topic is a little difficult to talk about. The final session in Leadership Macomb’s 10-part series focused on diversity, equity and inclusion.

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Published June 23, 2021

MACOMB TOWNSHIP — Plante Moran will continue to offer services to Macomb Township.

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Published June 22, 2021

MADISON HEIGHTS — With a balanced budget under their belts for the fiscal year that starts July 1, members of the Madison Heights City Council shared their thoughts on the result.

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Published June 21, 2021

PLEASANT RIDGE — The Pleasant Ridge City Commission approved a ballot proposal for a water infrastructure millage at its June 8 meeting.

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Published June 17, 2021

HARPER WOODS — At a special meeting held on Zoom June 14, the Harper Woods City Council voted 4-3 not to renew the contract of City Manager Joseph Rheker.

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Published June 16, 2021

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MACOMB COUNTY — While the Michigan Legislature still needs to vote on it, commissioners in Macomb County are mostly in support of four-year terms.

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Published June 13, 2021

CLINTON TOWNSHIP — A man who served at the top level of another Macomb County community for over 10 years has now taken a job in Clinton Township.

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Published June 9, 2021

ROCHESTER — After a year of social distancing, the community is invited to gather once again to hear from some of the most interesting people in town during the Rochester Downtown Development Authority’s Front Porch Stories event.

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Published June 9, 2021

MACOMB TOWNSHIP — Macomb Township will soon finalize its next budget. The first of two public hearings was held May 26 for the 2021-2022 fiscal year budget. The fiscal year runs July 1, 2021, through June 30, 2022.

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