Pontiac

Celebrate the First Signs of Spring at Oakland County Parks and Recreation

With daylight savings time and the official start of spring just around the corner, it’s time to head outdoors and watch nature awaken from its winter slumber. Hike the...

Motorsports Hall of Fame Induction Ceremonies to Kick Off American Speed Festival

The Motorsports Hall of Fame of America’s annual induction ceremony, its museum on Daytona Beach, Fla. is pictured, will kick off the American Speed Festival at the M1 Concourse...

$6 Million Small Business Survival Grants Help 1,350 Businesses Disproportionately Impacted By COVID-19

Oakland County has allocated about $6.1 million in grants to nearly 1,350 small businesses disproportionately impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Priority went to businesses which had not received previous...

Piston Group’s Irvin Products Acquires Chicago Bedding Manufacturer

Pontiac-based automotive interior trim supplier Irvin Products has acquired Chicago mattress cover supplier A. Lava & Son. // Photo courtesy of Irvin Products Irvin Products, a Pontiac-based automotive interior trim...

Distinguished Journalist Kathy Gray Joins Oakland County’s Leadership Team

Award-winning veteran journalist Kathleen Gray has joined the Oakland County Executive Office as a senior advisor for strategic communications. The former New York Times, Detroit Free Press, and Oakland...

Oakland County Veterans May Be Eligible for $2,500 Through COVID-19 Emergency Financial Relief Program

Oakland County veterans, service members and eligible dependents impacted by the pandemic and needing financial help can apply for up to $2,500 in assistance through the Veterans COVID-19 Emergency...

County Contracts with Software Company to Streamline COVID-19 Contact Tracing for Restaurants and Schools

Oakland County is providing free user-friendly screening software to local restaurants and public schools in the county to help enhance safety protocols and streamline the process of screening and...

Coulter Appoints Board of Commissioners Chief of Staff Chris Ward To Deputy County Executive Position

Oakland County Executive David Coulter today announced the appointment of Oakland County Board of Commissioners Chief of Staff Chris Ward as a deputy county executive, filling the final vacancy...

Oakland County Executive, Mayors And Supervisors Video Encourages Residents to Continue COVID-19 Safety Guidelines

A host of government leaders from Oakland County are featured in a new video urging residents to continue practicing COVID-19 safety protocols as the best way to beat the...

Oakland County Captures Top Fiscal Reporting Award

Oakland County’s fiscal leadership remains strong in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) has bestowed top honors...