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Oak Park voters came out in force to vote at Tuesday’s Primary Election resulting in overwhelming support for two millage renewals for public safety purposes. Read More
The City of Oak Park been awarded the Government Finance Officers Association's Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting, Read More
Oak Park Public Safety celebrates receiving a Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation grant for lifesaving equipment worth $28,000. Read More
MoGo, Detroit's first public bike sharing system, announced today that they are expanding into Oak Park, as well as Berkley, Ferndale, Huntington Woods, and Royal Oak. Read More
Oak Park, together with several surrounding communities, receied $495,380 in Transportation Alternatives Program funding, or TAP funds, for a multi-community bikeshare program. Read More
The City of Oak Park has officially gained Redevelopment Ready Community certification by the Michigan Economic Development Corportation.   Read More
City Council approved the City's Budget for fiscal years 2018-2019, as presented by City Manager Erik Tungate at the City Council Meeting on May 16. Read More
The 2018 Water Quality Report is now available online. Your tap water meets or surpasses all Federal and state standards for water quality. Read More
April 30, 2018 - Sealed proposals for 2017 Program Year Yard Services Contract M-686 will be received by City Clerk's Office until 10 a.m. on Tuesday, May 15, 2018. Read More
Come celebrate the long-awaited season of Spring on Sunday, May 6 from 1 to 4 p.m. at our first Spring Fest on Community Center Grounds. Read More
April 19, 2018 - DTE Energy is still working to restore power in 20,000, or 5%, of the 390,000 locations that lost power in Southeast Michigan from Sunday's storm.  Read More
April 17, 2018 - DTE reports they have made some progress in restoring power to 60%, or 245,000, of the 370,000 customers whose service was disrupted by Sunday's storm.  Read More
April 16, 2018  - DTE Energy is reporting that they have called in 400 additional resources. They anticipate 90% of remaining 250,000 customers without power will have power by end of day Tuesday Read More
April 15, 2018 - Oak Park, like many communities in Southeast Michigan is experiencing areas of impacted by power outages. Here are some Power Outage Safety Tips from Ready.gov. Read More
April 15, 2018 - More than 310,000 homes are without power tonight and 1,200 lines down, says DTE Energy. The map indicates there are areas of Oak Park on the map without power. Read More
March 23, 2018 – Oak Park Public Safety arrested a 14-year-old Oak Park School District student in connection with threats of school violence involving several schools . Read More
March 15, 2018 - The City of Oak Park is adding an additional Community Resource Officer position to its existing Public Safety team to, in part, expand our presence in educational environments. Read More
March 9, 2018 - NOTICE TO ALL PROPERTY OWNERS. Notice is hereby given to all persons occupying or owning any property within the City of Oak Park. Read More
February 27, 2018 - You are cordially invited to attend the annual State of the City Address at City Hall on Wednesday, March 14. The reception will be held at 6 p.m. and the address begins at 7 p.m. Read More
Bryan Ede, Owner of Michigan Insurance & Financial Services, or MIAFS, was recognized for his generous donation of a K9 Firt Aid Kit for the Oak Park Public Safety Canine Unit. Read More
The Oak Park Public Safety Department's Canine Unit received a wonderful gift of a Demanet Semi Competitioin Bite Suit from Mr. Kenneth Sherman in honor of his late parents Read More

March 2, 2018 - A snow emergency has been declared for Friday, March 2, from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m.

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February 7, 2018 – Standard & Poor’s has confirmed that the City of Oak Park will maintain its A+ credit rating. Read More
February 10, 2018 - Snow Emergency Update from City Manager Erik Tungate: Thank you to our DPW crews and residents for compliance during our recent snow emergency. Read More
February 8, 2018 - A snow emergency has been declared to begin at noon on Fri., Feb. 9 until noon Sat., Feb. 10. Read More
February 7, 2018 - City Manager Erik Tungate is calling for removal of vehicles from the roadway on Thursday, February 8 from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Read More
January 31, 2018 - City of Oak Park assists property owner with resources for raccoon rescue. Read More
We love your smiles! And, it shows in this year's 2018 Oak Park Calendar.  Calendars have been mailed to every house and business and extras are available Read More
On Saturday, January 13,  from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., the Oak Park Warming Center will be open to provide warmth and shelter from inclement weather. Read More
January 3-6, 2018 - The Oak Park Warming Center will be open from Wednesday, January 3, to Saturday, January 6, to provide temporary shelter from inclement weather. Read More
Warming Center Open

December 27, 2017, - Beginning Wed., Dec. 27 to Sun., Dec. 31, the Oak Park Warming Center, located in the City's Community Center at 14300 Oak Park Blvd., Oak Park, will open.  Read More

December 25, 2017 - In response to yesterday's snowfall, the City Manager has decided not to call a snow emergency, but is asking for voluntary vehicle removal from City streets on Tuesday, Dec. 26 Read More
You are cordially invited to attend the Nine Mile Redesign Public Meeting - Follow-Up event to be held on Monday, December 18 from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. in City Hall Council Chambers. Read More
We value your input! Do you like the programs and services we currently provide at the Recreation Department? Facilities? Events? What can we do to improve? Read More
Congratulations to Marian McClellan (re-elected Mayor), Carolyn Burns (re-elected City Council Member), and Regina Weiss (newly elected City Council Member)! Read More
WRAP funds are now available to qualified Oak Park residents who seek assistance with paying their water bills. Read More
Oak Park Community Resource Officer Devin Benson was named Employee of the Month by City Manager Erik Tungate during Monday's City Council Meeting. "You can't teach what he has," said Tungate. Read More
Visit the election polls today, Tuesday, November 7 and make your vote count.  Polls are open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Read More
The City of Oak Park cordially invites you to the Nine Mile Redesign Public Meeting to be held on Monday, November 6 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. in City Hall Council Chambers. Read More
Oak Park completes the LED Conversion Project ahead of schedule and is in line to receive over $626,649 in savings and rebates. The move is energy-efficient and dark sky light friendly. Read More
A Unit Citation was awarded to one sergeant and four officers for the manner in which they handled a life-threatening call. Read More
Three Oak Park Public Safety officers were presented with Merit Citations by the City and Recognition by the American Heart Association for performing life-saving measures. Read More
Calling all costumed characters! Oak Park's annual Halloween Boo Bash is being held on Tuesday, October 31 from 5 to 8 p.m. in the Oak Park Community Center. Read More
October 12, 2017, Oak Park, MI  -  ALDI Inc., a leading grocery retailer, held a grand opening ceremony today at 8:30 a.m. to celebrate the remodel of its Oak Park location. Read More
Residents of Oak Park have two options when it comes to curbside leaf collection: 1) Dispose of leaves with regularly scheduled refuse collection or 2) rake the leaves into the street per schedule. Read More
The City of Oak Park has recently mailed the Fall 2017 Oak Park City Magazine and Recreation Program Guide to every household and business in Oak Park. Read More
The Oakland County Road Commission advises there will be intermittent lane closures on Greenfield between Nine and Ten Mile Roads until end of October.  Read More
October 7, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. - Obtain low-cost immunizations and pet license at our annual Oak Park Low-Cost Pet Immunization Clinic on October 7 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Community Center. Read More
September 24, 2017 , 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. - Come join us on Sunday, September 24 for the Oak Park Farmer's Market. We'll have a host of wholesome, fresh farm vendors. Read More
September 24, 1 to 4 p.m. - We've transformed our annual open house to a full-fledge Autumn Fest! Come join us! Read More
Those traveling in and around Oak Park may experience lane closures throughout the month of September. Read More
We are now enrolling for the Oak Park Public Safety's Citizens Academy to be held 6 to 9 p.m. on Wednesdays in October. Read More
We've repainted the water tower? What do you think? Read More
The City's Executive Budget Summary is now available. This is a shortened, easier-to-read overview of the City's Budget.   Read More
City Manager Erik Tungate not only announced an Employee of the Year for 2017, but he awarded a runner-up, Tiffany Brown.  Ms. Brown works i the Department of Public Works. Read More
At last night's City Council Meeting it was publicly announced that City Manager Erik Tungate has selected Detective Koch as the City's 2017 Employee of the Year.  Read More
Join us on Saturday, July 29 from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. for the Oak Park Summerfest. This year, we are featuring a Oakland County Parks' BBQ Battle,  mini-pub, KidZ Zone, and car display. Read More
City Manager Erik Tungate declined a generous offer from Grand Traverse County for their open County Administrator position. This is Mr. Tungate's announcement of his decision. Read More
Beginning August 1, the City's water tower, located at Tulare and 11 Mile Road is going to get a facelift and some much needed attention! Built in 1954, the tower was last painted 17 years ago. Read More
The Oak Park Public Safety Department is seeking the public's assistance in identifying subjects captured on surveillance video. Detectives would like to question these individuals Read More
Do you have questions about your water and sewer bills? Your Property Taxes? You are not alone. Information on these bills was discussed at the July 17, 2017 City Council Meeting. Read More
City Manager Erik Tungate and City staff will provide a detailed overview of the approved water and sewer rate increase at the July 17 City Council Meeting that begins at 7 p.m. in City Hall. Read More
The City needs your votes! We are entered in the Michigan Municipal League's Community Excellence Award contest for the Sherman Summer Pop-Up Park for our collaborative effort. Vote today! Read More
Jefferson Oaks Ground Breaking
Community leaders and development partners celebrate the start of construction for Jefferson Oaks, a new 60-unit mixed-income community designed of high-quality residential homes. See more
The City Council has adopted the new Master Plan.  The Master Plan creates a clear set of objectives and provides direction for development and enhancement of the City over the next five years. Read More
Street Sweeping begins in the first week of April. Streets will be swept according to the 2017 Street Sweeping Schedule. Download your copy, here. Read More
Request For Proposal Sought on 4.45 Acre City-Owned Site
The city extends RFP for 4.45 acre city owned site on Coolidge.  The vacant parcel is ideal for a multi-use development with possible incentives and re-zoning.  Download RFP here.
Public Safety and diversity are hot topics across the nation. City Manager Erik Tungate gathered a Citizens' Panel and his Public Safety Team to discuss these topics as it pertains to the City of Oak. Read More
The City of Oak Park has received five star community status for fostering entrepreneurial growth and economic development by iLabs, University of Michigan-Dearborn's Center for Innovation Research. Read More
Request For Proposal Sought on 4.45 Acre City-Owned Site
The city has prepared a RFP for 4.45 acre city owned site on Coolidge.  The vacant parcel is ideal for a multi-use development with possible incentives and re-zoning.  Download RFP here.

Low cost vaccinations and new pet licenses will be available at the Oak Park Community Center on Saturday, October 1, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. 

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The Recreation Department is seeking volunteers to help at this year's Halloween Boo Bash, Monday, October 31. This year's event will be held in Shepherd's Park.

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The National Weather Service, or NWS, has issued a Flash Flood Warning until 2:15 p.m. for Thursday, September 29, 2016, for Southeastern Michigan, including Macomb, Oakland and Wayne counties.  Read More
Abdulwajid Akhenaton, 61, was arraigned by video on Friday, September 16 at the 45th District Court for double homicide on Wednesday, September 14, in the City of Oak Park, Mich. Bond was denied. Read More
The Department of Public Safety cordially invites you to attend their annual Open House on Saturday, September 24 from 1 to 4 p.m. at 13800 Oak Park Blvd., Oak Park, Mich. Read More
The Oak Park Public Safety Department is currently accepting applications for Public Safety Officer. Applicants must have successfully completed 60 semester hours of college credit or have served a... Read More

The Oak Park Public Safety Department is now enrolling citizen's of Oak Park into our October Citizen Academy.  This is a four-week course held on all four Wednesdays in October at 6-9 p.m.

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The Oak Park Pool officially closes to the public on August 27. For dogs, this means their day in the pool has finally arrived; dog-only swim session is scheduled for Sunday, August 28 from noon to 3

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The City Council Meeting scheduled for Monday, August 15 has been rescheduled to Thursday, August 18 at 7 p.m. due to projected lack of quorum. Read More

Enroll for the Gym Ratz Detroit 3-on-3 Streetball Classic. The two-day event will be held on Saturday, Autust 20 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday, August 21 from 10 a.m. to Noon.

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Are you looking for a weekend packed with free, summer fun? Enjoy two-days filled with fantastic food, fun activities, and live concerts – including Big Ray and the Motor City Kings. Read More
The Oak Park Recreation Department offers senior swim every Tuesday and Thursday from 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. The pool is open to the public Monday to Friday, 1 to 8 p.m. and Saturday 1 to 6 p.m.. Read More
If you are at least 60-years-old, physically unable to attend the polls, or will be absent from the community in which you are registered to vote you still have time to vote Absent Voter's Ballot. Read More
The 2016 Independence Day Parade is now on video. Watch the parade by visiting https://youtu.be/qt5_xzs30UI. Read More
Join us for two days of family-friendly fun at the 2016 Oak Park Summerfest August 6-7. The event will feature musical entertainment, swimmin, rock climbing, outdoor art fair, and more. Read More
If you enjoy the outdoors and music, you won't want to miss the Oak Park Concerts in the Park. Concerts are held in Shepherd's Park every Thursday in July between 7 and 8:30 p.m. Read More

The Beautification Commission and the Department of Public Works are accepting nominiations from residents for this year's Beautification Awards Ceremony. Call (248) 691-7497 today!

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Run, skip or walk with us around Shepherd Park at the Annual Mayor's 5K Race. Check-in and registration is 7-7:45 a.m. Cost is $20 to register on the day of the race. The race begins at 8 a.m.

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You are cordially invited to join us on Monday, July 4 for a day full of family-friendly activities, including the Mayor's 5K Race at 8 a.m., Parade at 11 a.m. and the Fun Fest from noon to 3 p.m..

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The Oak Park Pool and Mini Golf Course will be open on the Monday, July 4 from 1 to 8 p.m. For information on rates and rules, visit Oak Park Pool and Mini Golf. Read More
Building Permits Online
The city now offers contractors and owners to apply for and pay for building permits online.  Visit the Building Department Homepage for all permits, or follow the link to the Building Permit.

The City of Oak Park is celebrating the Festival of Sunflowers with the opportunity to help our Department of Public Works plant some flowers around the City.

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The City of Oak Park proudly announces the introduction and appointment of Laurie Stasiak as the new Recreation Director.

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The owners of Union Joints, a line of destination restaurants, has announced they will open another destination restaurant in the WW transmitter building on 8 Mile Road in Oak Park, Mich.

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Are you experiencing water discoloration or low water pressure? There are several reasons why this may be. Above all, we take our delivery of safe drinking water to our residents extremely seriously. Read More
The National Weather Service has issed a High Wind Warning for Southeast Michigan today, March 8 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Winds are expected to strengthn during the late morning hours. Read More
ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS 2016 PROGRAM YEAR YARD SERVICES CONTRACT, M-669 CITY OF OAK PARK
Sealed proposals for 2016 Program Year Yard Services Contract will be received by the Oak Park City Clerk for more details click here
ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS 2016 PROGRAM YEAR YARD SERVICES CONTRACT, M-669 CITY OF OAK PARK
Sealed proposals for 2016 Program Year Yard Services Contract will be received by the Oak Park City Clerk at the City Hall.  For more details click here
The City's water tower, located on the corner of Tulare and 11 Mile Road is going to get a facelift and some much needed attention! Built in 1954, the tower was last painted 17 years ago. Read More
The City's Executive Budget Summary is now available. This is a shortened, easier-to-read overview of the City's Budget. Read More
One Sargent and Two Officers Awarded Merit and/or Unit Citations for their efforts in using swift and decisive service in life-saving and life-threatening situations. Read More
Library will be closed Deccember 12, 2017

The Oak Park Library will remain closed tomorrow December 12, 2017 due to a recent fire. Cleanup will continue an reopen normal scheduled hours on Wednesday December 13, 2017.

City of Oak Park Declares Snow Emergency
Begins on Friday, December 13 at 8 p.m. Ends on Saturday, December 14 at 5 p.m. for more information click here

Warming Shelter is Open December 27-31

December 27, 2017, - Beginning Wed., Dec. 27 to Sun., Dec. 31, the Oak Park Warming Center, located in the City's Community Center at 14300 Oak Park Blvd., Oak Park, will open.  Read More

09/4/2018 Oak Park Council Meeting