Oakland County

Oakland County Launches Inaugural Employee Equity Council

County Executive David Coulter today announced the formation of the inaugural Oakland County Equity Council.The 31-member council is comprised of employees from nearly every county department or office of...

Oakland Together Restaurant Relief Program Gives $10 Million Additional Boost To Local Businesses

As many as 1,000 Oakland County restaurants and bars will soon see additional stabilization grants coming their way as the county moves quickly to support businesses impacted by the...

Arts, Beats & Eats Raises $431,000 for Metro Detroit Musicians in Alternative Fest

Excerpt: The alternative festival staged this year by Arts, Beats & Eats generated some much-needed income for metro Detroit musicians struggling amid the pandemic shutdown. AB&E announced Thursday that more...

Adopt a Furry Friend at ‘Empty the Shelters’ Event This Week at the Oakland County Animal Shelter and Pet Adoption Center

If you’ve always wanted a dog or a cat but have been putting it off, the Oakland County Animal Shelter and Pet Adoption Center and BISSELL Pet Foundation (BPF)...

Oakland County Launches Public Education Campaign to Reinforce Safety Guidelines and Control COVID-19 Spread Until Vaccine is Available

Oakland County leaders today launched an updated public education campaign to encourage residents to remain vigilant about following health and safety measures that control the spread of COVID-19 as...

Updates to COVID-19 Exposure Quarantine Period Announced

Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) has announced updated guidance regarding the COVID-19 exposure quarantine period, based on evaluation of information provided by the U.S. Centers for...

Oakland Together Restaurant Relief Program Gives $10 Million Additional Boost to Local Businesses

As many as 1,000 Oakland County restaurants and bars will soon see additional stabilization grants coming their way as the county moves quickly to support businesses impacted by the...

Oakland County Nonprofit Seeks Help to Set Guinness World Record

It’s a Guinness World Record attempt two years and one global pandemic in the making. The Michigan Accelerate Computer Science (MACS) collaborative is spearheading a bid to set the...

Take It Outside: Platform Tennis Offered at Waterford Oaks Park

A sport that’s more than 100 years old is getting renewed attention as people look for more options to get out of the house.Platform tennis is the only racquet...

Enjoy Winter Fun at Oakland County Parks and Recreation this December

Take time to slow down, relax and enjoy outdoor nature this winter. Explore the nearly 80 miles of trails at the 13 Oakland County Parks, view wildlife while cross-country...