Lathrup Village Dashboard
A vehicle dashboard is a visual display of its status – speed, oil pressure, mileage, etc. Lathrup Village’s financial dashboard shows the status of the city’s finances. Lathrup’s financial dashboard provides information on fiscal stability, economic strength, crime, and overall quality of life.
Need to know: Snow plowing
Michiganders often joke that if you don’t like the weather, wait five minutes and it’s guaranteed to change. Winters may be mild or severe, but snow is always in the forecast.
Lathrup Village’s Department of Public Service (DPS) plows all residential streets whenever three or more inches of snow falls.
An Evening with The Rev. Robert Jones
To commemorate Black History Month, Lathrup Village presents an evening with award-winning musician and storyteller, the Rev. Robert Jones. This free concert is scheduled for 7-9 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 28, in the Lathrup Village City Hall Community Room. Light refreshments will be provided.
Need to know: Package theft
The theft of delivered packages from front porches is an ongoing problem throughout metro Detroit. These crimes regularly make the local news. Follow these tips to avoid being a victim:
- If possible, coordinate your calendar with that of the delivery company. Ensure that someone is home when packages are scheduled to arrive.
- Have packages delivered to your work place (after getting approval from your supervisor).
- Alert a friend or neighbor regarding a delivery and ask them to retrieve packages for safekeeping.
- If you discover that a package has been stolen, be sure to file a police report.
Coffee Hour: Meet the ChiefsHear from the public safety chiefs at the Meet & Greet Coffee Hour, 6-7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 20, in the Lathrup City Hall Community Room. Southfield Police Chief Eric Hawkins, Southfield Fire Chief Johnny Menifee, and Lathrup Village Sgt. Michael Zang will be present.
Fallen Heroes Donor Registry
The Lathrup Village Police Department is joining forces with dozens of police departments and other first responders across the state to honor fallen heroes who have given their final gifts through organ, tissue and eye donation.
SOCRRA Recycling Center Reopened
SOCRRA’s drop off center at 995 Coolidge in Troy has reopened.
Help WantedDDA MAINTENANCE CREW
The Lathrup Village DDA is seeking maintenance workers for outdoor work that will include snow removal, weed removal/cutting, setup and take down for events, trash collection and similar duties.
Save the Date
A meet-and-greet with city administrator candidates will be held 6-8 p.m. Thursday, March 1, in the City Hall Community Room. More information will follow.