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Local Government

Published February 11, 2020

BERKLEY/HUNTINGTON WOODS — The city of Berkley is working on an ordinance to regulate the placement of unsolicited written materials on private property, while Huntington Woods has passed its own ordinance on the subject.

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Published February 11, 2020

FERNDALE — A former Ferndale mayor whose influence helped the city through a rough patch has died.

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Published February 7, 2020

ST. CLAIR SHORES — As St. Clair Shores has been prohibited from charging a stormwater utility fee through a class action lawsuit filed by resident Brad Patrick and the Kickham Hanley law firm, city officials are now working to determine how they can correctly pay for the stormwater system.

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Published February 7, 2020

WEST BLOOMFIELD — The current term of the West Bloomfield Township Board of Trustees (2016-2020) has been a peaceful one, defined by civility among its members — a refreshing change of pace from previous cycles, where in-fighting was a common occurrence, officials said.

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Published February 7, 2020

WARREN — Gus Ghanam is Warren’s new public service director, Dale Walker is the city’s new Department of Public Works superintendent, and Gary Sikora is the new sanitation superintendent.

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Published February 6, 2020

MOUNT CLEMENS — A man with previous experience as a city manager in Oakland County was given a vote of approval to serve in the same capacity in Mount Clemens.

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Published February 5, 2020

MACOMB TOWNSHIP — At press time, a top-level township employee remained away from work indefinitely.

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Published February 5, 2020

FARMINGTON HILLS — A new ordinance has been enacted to establish language and parameters surrounding donation collection bins, best known for collecting shoes, clothes and other materials.

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Published February 4, 2020

CLINTON TOWNSHIP — In an effort to bring in more business, a new economic development facilitator will be hired in Clinton Township.

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Published February 4, 2020

GROSSE POINTE FARMS — A study of the crumbling seawall that separates Lake St. Clair from Lake Shore Road in Grosse Pointe Farms and Shores is moving forward.

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Published February 3, 2020

CLINTON TOWNSHIP — In his annual State of the Township address Jan. 31 at the Clinton-Macomb Public Library Main Branch, Clinton Township Supervisor Bob Cannon gave credence to the people who impact the community “with their vision, commitment and passion.”

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Published February 3, 2020

ROSEVILLE — The city of Roseville is calling on residents who want to get more involved in their city to consider taking up one of several vacant seats on the city’s various boards and commissions.

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Published January 29, 2020

MACOMB TOWNSHIP — Charles Oliver was appointed to the Macomb Township Board of Trustees in a 5-1 vote at the board’s Jan. 22 meeting. Trustee Nancy Nevers cast the lone opposition vote.

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Published January 28, 2020

ST. CLAIR SHORES — Since the state’s new lead and copper rule has made it mandatory for St. Clair Shores to replace private lead water service lines, the city has now begun a pilot replacement program to replace the lines in some affected homes this year.

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Published January 28, 2020

ST. CLAIR SHORES — As the snow piles up and a snow emergency is declared, residents may wonder — where is the plow?

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Published January 28, 2020

ST. CLAIR SHORES — In a span of two months at the end of 2019, the St. Clair Shores Planning Commission lost two of its members, one of whom had been serving for 25 years.

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Published January 27, 2020

BERKLEY — The Berkley City Council has approved an agreement meant to end the town’s parking issues with the Vinsetta Garage restaurant.

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Published January 27, 2020

BIRMINGHAM — If you wanted to share some thoughts with the Birmingham City Commission during one of its regular meetings, you can go ahead and skip that cup of coffee, because the public portion has been bumped up to earlier in the evening’s agenda.

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Published January 27, 2020

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OAKLAND COUNTY — In Oakland County, residents can expect municipal budgets to stay in the black, development to grow and property values to keep climbing through 2020.

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Published January 27, 2020

EASTPOINTE — Eastpointe is putting a call out for residents to consider filling one of several openings and vacancies on its local boards and commissions.

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