Safely dispose of your household hazardous waste at an Oakland County NO HAZ collection event and rid your home of substances that can be harmful to humans and the environment.
2016 NO HAZ Collection Dates:
- Saturday, April 30th at Oxford Middle School, 8am – 2pm
- Saturday, May 21st at North Sashabaw Elementary School, 8am – 2pm
- Saturday, June 11th at Oakland University, 8am – 2 pm
- Saturday, September 10th at OCC Highland Lakes Campus in Waterford, 8am – 2pm
- Saturday, October 15th at Orion Township Wildwood Amphitheater, 8am – 2pm
Oakland County Executive, L. Brooks Patterson has officially announced the 2016 Elite 40 Under 40 class. Three finalists have been chosen out of the highly talented class, and public votes are needed to decide the winner for 2016. The winner will announce Patterson at the 2016 State of the County address, among many other opportunities.
“A pair of skis are the ultimate transportation to freedom.”
Photo credit Mt. Holly.
Oakland County is well known for its downhill ski slopes and cross country skiing trails. With 3 downhill ski slopes for skiers and snowboarders, and 7,000 acres of Oakland County Parks trails and land, there is so much to do in this winter wonderland! Continue reading
The 2016 Michigan Winter Dog Classic Show is returning to the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi January 21-24. Michigan’s largest dog show brings thousands of dog enthusiasts to Oakland County, offering seminars, educational demonstrations, and obedience and conformation judging. There’s plenty of fun for the whole family!
The Fire & Ice Festival, running January 22-24, is one of the premier Oakland County quality of life events that brings entertainment to residents and visitors. In its 9th year, the festival expects to draw more than 40,000 visitors to Downtown Rochester, and surrounding areas. There are events for the entire family including sledding, ice skating, live musical performance, Chill at the Mills 5K and more. Continue reading