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May 27, 2020

Southfield Road Corridor Cleanup

The DDA is coordinating our Annual Southfield Road Corridor Cleanup on Saturday, June 6th from 9 -11 am. This is the perfect opportunity to beautify our community, socialize with friends and neighbors, and still keep a safe distance!!! Afterall, there's plenty of room for us to spread out!
For more informationand to register, please visit: https://forms.gle/3dseT59xJcfadnYVA.
Questions? Email Susie Stec at sstec@lathrupvillage.org



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May 18, 2020

Council Electronic Meeting Notices

NOTICE OF ELECTRONIC PUBLIC MEETING
CITY OF LATHRUP VILLAGE
CITY COUNCIL MEETINGS

April 27, 2020 at 6pm
Budget Study Session

May 4, 2020 at 6pm
Special Meeting

May 18, 2020 at 5:30pm
Study Session

May 18, 2020 at 7pm
Council Meeting & Budget Hearing

June 1, 2020
Study Session

June 15, 2020
Study Session & Council Meeting
Fiscal Year 2019/20 Budget Amendments

In accordance with Gov. Whitmer’s Executive Order, which allows for electronic meetings of public bodies, notice is hereby given that the City of Lathrup’s City Council will be meeting electronically using www.Zoom.US  for videoconference and public access.
 

This meeting is a regular study session and meeting of the City Council.

The electronic public meeting will be held as a Zoom electronic webinar. The public can participate via the Zoom application, internet and/or telephone. The public will be able to listen to all discussion by City Council members and will be permitted to speak for up to 3 minutes during the public comment section of the agenda.

Please note that callers/viewers will automatically be muted. Public comments can be submitted via the Chat Room or during Public Comment, when viewers are unmuted on an individual basis. Comments may also be emailed in by 12noon of the date of the meeting to: cityclerk@lathrupvillage.org,

CLICK FOR ZOOM WEBINAR SIGN IN INFORMATION

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Lathrup Village DDA
May 09, 2020

Lovin' Lathrup Village Business Relief Program

The Lovin’ Lathrup Village Business Relief Campaign is LIVE! This is a crowd-funding opportunity to support our small businesses with a match provided by Main Street Oakland County. All of the funds raised will be used to provide micro-grants to small businesses in the DDA district.

Please visit www.patronicity.com/LathrupVillage to support this campaign. Please share this crowdfunding opportunity widely with your circle of friends, family & colleagues.




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April 27, 2020

No Parking Signs - Residential Streets Along Southfield Rd

NO PARKING SIGNS
 

There had been a number of complaints from residents about patrons for the businesses along Southfield Road parking on the residential streets. Many of the vehicles were in front of mailboxes and as a result the post office was refusing to deliver the mail.

A temporary Traffic Control Order (TCO) was issued by Chief McKee. City Council adopted the the Resolution approving the order on Feb. 4, 2019, that prohibits parking from 8am to 6pm, Monday through Saturday, on streets adjacent to the business district along Southfield Road. This applies ONLY to the side of the street with the mailboxes. The installation of the signs should be completed the week of May 1st.

CLICK FOR RESOLUTION APPROVING TRAFFIC CONTROL ORDER
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CORONA
April 22, 2020

City Administration Offices & Playgrounds Closed Thru JUNE 12, 2020



The City of Lathrup Village Administration Offices and Playgrounds are closed to the Public through June 12, 2020, in accordance with the Governor's Executive Order.

The Police Station Counter is open Monday through Friday from 8am to 11am.

At the present time, Administration Offices are expected to open to the Public on June 15, 2020.

The Drop Box is available outside of the police station for payments and forms.

STAY HOME, STAY SAFE

Click here for additional information



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Oakland County Health
April 20, 2020

FREE Oakland County COVID-19 Testing


Oakland County in partnership with Honor Community Health offers COVID-19 drive through testing by appointment only.

For appointments - call Nurse on Call at 1.800.848.5533.

Click for additional information.


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March 19, 2020

SMART BUS SERVICE REDUCTIONS

SMART service reductions start Monday, March 23rd as COVID-19 emergency continues

• Effective Monday, March 23, 2020, SMART will reduce fixed route services.
• Hours of service will be similar to weekday routes.
• Frequency of service will be lower than typical weekday service.
• Many routes will be based on current Saturday or weekday schedules.
• Updates on SMART service can be found at www.smartbus.org.

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March 17, 2020

Permit Inspections - Limitations Thru April 6th

CITY OF LATHRUP VILLAGE - SAFE SPACES & WORK PLACES

PERMIT INSPECTIONS
Update 03.17.2020

The contractors for electrical, plumbing, and mechanical inspections will only be scheduling permit inspections for UNOCCUPIED & COMMERCIAL PROPERTIES...AND RESIDENTIAL ON AN EMERGENCY BASIS ONLY - until at least April 6, 2020. This date may be extended.




Admin office closed to public
March 16, 2020

Safe Spaces & Work Places - update 3.13.2020

Out of an abundance of caution for the health and safety of customers and employees, in the City of Lathrup Village, the front counter on the administrative side of the building will be closed to the public through April 6, 2020.

Residents are strongly encouraged to conduct city business and make payments, by:

  • Water Bill Payments Online at www.officialpayments.com
  • 24-hour Dropbox, located outside of the Police Station at City Hall
  • Mail: to City of Lathrup Village, 27400 Southfield Rd., Lathrup Village, MI
  • Telephone at 248.557.2600

Staff will also be available to accept payments and process building permits at the Police Station Counter from 8:00am-4:30pm Monday through Friday. This counter will be closed daily for lunch from 1pm -2pm. 

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March 03, 2020

Coronavirus Prevention and Info


Governor has created a new taskforce regarding the Coronavirus.

Michigan currently has no known cases of the disease. For the general American public, who are unlikely to be exposed to this virus at this time, the immediate health risk from COVID-19 is considered low. People in communities where ongoing community spread with the virus that causes COVID-19 has been reported are at elevated though still relatively low risk of exposure. 

Patients with confirmed infection have reportedly had mild to severe respiratory illness with symptoms of: 

  • Fever 
  • Cough 
  • Shortness of breath 

The best prevention for viruses, such as influenza, the common cold or COVID-19 is to: 

  • Wash your hands often with soap and warm water for 20 seconds. If not available, use hand sanitizer.   
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, or mouth with unwashed hands.   
  • Cover your mouth and nose with a tissue or upper sleeve when coughing or sneezing.   
  • Avoid contact with people who are sick.   
  • If you are sick, stay home, and avoid contact with others. 

Information around this outbreak is changing rapidly. The latest information is available at Michigan.gov/Coronavirus and CDC.gov/Coronavirus




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February 10, 2020

SeeClickFix - Citizen Reporting Tool Lauches

The City of Lathrup Village Launches SeeClickFix
- A New Citizen Reporting Tool –

Launch Week of February 10, 2020

SeeClickFix

The City of Lathrup Village has partnered with SeeClickFix to provide a new platform that will allow citizens to request city services.

With the free SeeClickFix mobile app and web tools, Lathrup Village citizens will now be able to provide city staff with pictures, videos, specific descriptions, and valuable details, that are needed to get the job done efficiently. In addition, the SeeClickFix platform (SeeClickFix) provides City of Lathrup Village officials with a centralized issue management system to manage issues from creation to resolution — engaging and updating citizens throughout the process.

CLICK FOR ADDITIONAL INFO

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REAL ID Ready
January 14, 2020

REAL ID - Begins Oct. 1, 2020

GET YOUR REAL ID BEFORE OCT. 1, 2020

Beginning Oct. 1, 2020, residents will need to present a REAL ID-compliant document to fly in the U.S. and enter certain federal facilities under federal law. Learn more about obtaining a REAL ID-compliant driver’s license or state ID at Michigan.gov/realid

Schedule an appointment to get your REAL ID at any Secretary of State office and get in and out in less than 30 minutes. Michigan.gov/SOSAppointments

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December 20, 2019

2020 Fee Schedule & Rental Rates

The Lathrup Village City Council has adopted new fees and policies, effective January 1, 2020.

Schedule of Fees 2020

Indoor & Outdoor Rental Rates

Community Service Credits Program

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SANTA BARBARA WATER MAIN PROJECT

ALERT:  FRIDAY, DECEMBER 13, 2019 WORK IS BEING DONE ON WILTSHIRE BETWEEN SANTA BARBARA AND SUNET.



Dear Residents,
The City began construction on a new water main along Santa Barbara from 11 Mile north to Roseland, east on Roseland to Bloomfield & north on Bloomfield to 12 Mile. As part of this project there will be times when your water might be turned off.  We apologize but we do not know when you could be affected, but on that day our DPS employees will knock on your door to inform you.  It will be out aproximately a few hours.  When the water is turned back on you may encounter brown water and/or air in your lines.  To address this issue go to the lowest point in your home and run the
COLD water until it appears clear and the air pockets disappear.  Please do this BEFORE turning on your water in the rest of your home.  If you experience low water pressure you will need to remove and clear your faucet aerators.
The City appreciates your patience during this process.
If you have any questions please call the City office at (248)557-2600.



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DTE MAINTENANCE TREE TRIMMING

PLEASE SEE BELOW FOR IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING DTE MAINTENANCE TREE TRIMMING SCHEDULED FOR 2020

Here's what to expect:

1.  Before DTE begins trimming, they will send you a letter letting you know when they will be in the area.

2. Shortly after, DTE planners will assess your neighborhood and create a trimming plan.

3.  If trimming is needed on your property, DTE will knock on your door and leave a door hanger describing the necessary trimming.  Your planner will leave his/her contact information to answer any questions you may have regarding the work planned for your property.

4.  If a tree possess a hazard to the power lines, and/or trimming will damage the tree's health, it may be removed.  These trees will be marked with two white dots. In this instance, DTE planners will make every effort to contact you to discuss the removal.  After your tree removal permit is signed, planners will mark the tree with a white "X" indicating it is ready for removal.

5.  Due to many varying factors, tree trimming schedules are sometimes changed or delayed.  In this event, DTE will do their best to inform you of those changes.

You may contact DTE for more information at the link provided below.  Copy and paste in your browser:  https://www.newlook.dteenergy.com/wps/wcm/connect/dte-web/home/service-request/common/system-improvements/tre-trimming

Please see the map below for the areas that will be addressed in 2020.

DTE Lathrup Map 2020