Pontiac

Holly’s Venerable Union Depot Train Station Competes for $2 Million in National Contest

The Village of Holly and its Union Depot are vying for a share of $2 million to help rehabilitate and transform the building into a welcome center touting Holly’s...

County Comes Together and Unanimously Approves Budget

Working with Oakland County Executive David Coulter and his team, the Oakland County Board of Commissioners have unanimously approved a balanced three-year budget. Passing a balanced budget for fiscal...

Coulter Expands Leadership Team with Economic Development and Public Policy Expertise

Oakland County Executive David Coulter has attracted two additional leaders to join him in serving Oakland County as deputy county executives during this vital juncture for county government, rounding...

Developing Talent: Pontiac Grads, Residents Get Construction Training

Habitat for Humanity of Oakland County has partnered with Oakland University and other local partners to launch the Talent Development Coalition (TDC). Comprised of more than 25 collaborating organizations across...

County Wellness Program Named Best & Brightest in Wellness®

Corp! Magazine has named OakFit, Oakland County’s employee wellness program, as one of its Best & Brightest in Wellness® winners for the sixth year in a row. “Oakland County launched...

Coulter Names April Lynch Deputy County Executive

Oakland County Executive David Coulter has appointed April McGrath Lynch deputy county executive. McGrath, who has served as associate vice president of human resources and payroll at the University...

Oakland County Captures Coveted Budget Award

The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) has awarded Oakland County its Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for its three-year budget for fiscal years 2019-2021,...

Silverdome Development Seals Deal: 2019 is a Big Year for Big Properties

Excerpt: If anything, 2019 so far has been a big year for big sites. The most recent example: A developer has been revealed for the Pontiac Silverdome property, a 127-acre...

County Veterans’ Services Launches Outreach Campaign

Oakland County Veterans’ Services (OCVS) is launching a marketing campaign to encourage more military veterans to take advantage of the benefits they have earned. The state of Michigan, through the...

Detroit Sewn Fills a Hole in Cut and Sew Manufacturing

Excerpt: Detroit Sewn is a proof point for Karen Buscemi. Her sewing factory has become a successful business that’s steadily grown since opening its doors in August 2015 in downtown...