Oakland County

Small Retail, Restaurants, Personal Service Businesses Hurt by COVID-19 Can Apply Now for Economic Recovery Grants

Oakland County retail stores, restaurants and personal service businesses such as salons and fitness centers impacted by the coronavirus pandemic can apply beginning today for part of the $32...

In a Pandemic, Music Transcends School Walls

When Pontiac Schools closed mid-March due to COVID-19, Dream Williams was among countless students affected. On top of being cut off from friends and teachers and wondering what would...

‘Oakland Together’ COVID-19 Safety Video & Visual Art Contest Accepting Entries Today From County Residents

Oakland County is looking for residents of nearly any age who have an artistic flair or video-making chops to create original art or a video to promote the continuing...

Celebrate Recreation Professionals and Places to Play During July Is Parks and Recreation Month

Every day in communities across the country, the people of parks and recreation are providing essential services and making their communities better places to live, work and play. Because...

At the Nexus of Industry 4.0

Oakland County is the poster child for Industry 4.0.A moniker for what has come to be known as the fourth Industrial Revolution, Industry 4.0 represents the confluence of artificial...

Oakland and Macomb Counties Partner with Automation Alley to Support Manufacturers in Providing Critical PPE for Counties’ First Responders, Health Care Professionals and Citizens

Automation Alley, Michigan’s Industry 4.0 knowledge center and the World Economic Forum’s Advanced Manufacturing Hub (AMHUB) for North America, is the recipient of a $10 million grant from Oakland...

Cycling Association Offers Kids a Chance to Compete on a Mountain Bike

Excerpt: Not every kid can hit a baseball, throw a football or knock down a tough shot in basketball.But many children either know how to ride a bicycle or...

84 Nonprofits Hurt by Pandemic to Share $9.7 Million from Oakland Together Community Response and Recovery Fund with Nearly 500,000 Oakland County Residents to Benefit

Eighty-four nonprofit organizations whose services were severely impacted by the COVID-19 crisis will share $9.7 million in grants from the Oakland Together Community Response and Recovery Fund, Oakland County...

Oakland County Funds Rent, Mortgage and Utility Relief Program for Residents Affected by COVID-19 Pandemic

Oakland County residents who have fallen behind on their rent, mortgage or utility payments because of a lost job or other income reduction due to the COVID-19 pandemic may...

84 NonProfits Hurt by Pandemic to Share $9.7 Million from Oakland Together Community Response and Recovery Fund

Eighty-four non-profit organizations whose services were severely impacted by the COVID-19 crisis will share $9.7 million in grants from the Oakland Together Community Response and Recovery Fund, Oakland County...