2017 NoHaz Poster Contest, Collection Events, and VIDEO

Oakland County NoHaz Collections Could Top 5 Million Pounds as Grade School Poster Contest Kicks Off for 2017 North Oakland County‚Äôs NoHaz communities will likely top 5 million pounds of household hazardous waste amassed and properly disposed of since 2003 after completing their first collection date in April 2017. The NoHaz program has collected more than 4.9 million pounds of items commonly found around the house such as latex and oil-based paints, motor oil, pesticides and outdated … [Read more...]

Preservation Piece by Piece

Learn what you can accomplish when you focus on the long view and plan to preserve your history and your natural resources piece-by-piece. As Addison Township worked to retain its rural character and its heritage, it also became one of the most desirable destinations in the county. Township Supervisor Bruce Pearson will share how progress was made by using the multiple preservation and conservation techniques, leveraging assets and engaging a community. Todd Elder, who restored the 4-story … [Read more...]

Resurfacing North Rochester Road

RCOC to Host Public Meeting on Resurfacing Rochester Road The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) will host a public information meeting on Wednesday, February 17, for the upcoming resurfacing of Rochester Road from Gerst Road to Bordman Road in Addison Township. The public meeting is from 4:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. at Leonard Elementary School, 335 East Elmwood St., Leonard. The meeting will be an open-house format, and there will be no formal presentations. RCOC staff will be present to … [Read more...]