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Oakland County Board of Commissioners' News & Events



Please click the links below for the latest news articles involving the Oakland County Board of Commissioners.

November 20, 2015
Prescription drug program saves Oakland County residents $2.6 million

November 19, 2015
County Official to Recieve Award from Homes for Autism
19th Annual Ring of Hope Dinner Honors Chairperson Gingell

November 16, 2015
Two More Apply for Commission​ers Seat

November 16, 2015
R​ochester-area Counc​il Members Apply for Oakland County Commission Vacancy

November 11,2015
Oakland County Board to Review Sheriff Contracts

November 10, 2015
Oakland County Official to Receive 2015 Golden Ring of Hope Award

November 6, 2015
New Circuit Judges Start Next Week

November 3, 2015
New Animal Adoption Center Approved for County

November 2, 2015
Shining Light on DIA

Commissioners approve Oakland County Animal Control’s new ‘forever home’

October 28, 2015
County Commissioners want to bring paid sick, maternity leave to employees

October 22, 2015
Appointments Made to Oakland County Circuit Court

October 20, 2015
Gov. Rick Snyder appoints Jarbou, Matis to 6th Circuit Court in Oakland County
Crains: Matis, Jarbou Appointed to Vacancies at Circuit Court
Oakland County Commissioner Appointed to Circuit Court Judicial Vacancy

September 30, 2015
Shelly Goodman Taub Elected First VP of Mich. Association of Counties Board

September 28, 2015
McGillivray Calls for Volunteers for MH Youth Assistance
Road Commission Report Shows Grim Outlook for Oakland County Roads

September 25, 2015
Oakland County Community Mental Health Authority Celebrates Recovery Month

September 17, 2015
Oakland County Board of Commissioners OK 3-Year County Budget

September 6, 2015
Taub Appointed to NACo Leadership Team

September 4, 2015
Oakland County Commissioner Shelley Taub Appointed to National Association
Commissioner Shelley Taub Appointed to National Association

September 3, 2015
Oakland County Commissioner Looking to Fill Committee Spot

September 1, 2015
Oakland County Commission Approves First Steps for New Animal Shelter Estimated to Cost $15.45M

August 28, 2015
Voting Rights Act 50th Anniversary Celebrated
Atoning for Tumultuous Times, DIA Gives Raises to Graham
Michigan Lawmakers Seek More Transparency from DIA

August 27, 2015
DIA Controversy Simmering: Should Museum Execs Get Raises Bonuses?
DIA Chair: Counties Can't Block Executive Raises
Some Oakland County Officials Protest DIA Raises
All Seasons Senior Living Community Opens in Birmingham

August 26, 2015
Oakland County Commissioner Opposes Raises and Bonuses at the Detroit Institute of Arts
Detroit Institute of Arts Awards Executives as Compensation for Turmoil
DIA execs could get compensation packages of $600K
Pay Packages for DIA Executives Stir Controversy
Oakland County Commissioner Seeks to Block Proposed Raises for DIA Execs
Raises for DIA Execs Raise Scrutiny in the Suburbs
Oakland County Commissioner Fighting to Block Raises for DIA Execs
With Departing Director In Line For $625K Objections Raised to DIA

August 25, 2015
DIA Proposes $625,185 Compensation Plan for Execs
Oakland County Commissioner John Scott Drafts Resolution to Stop DIA Pay Raises
Oakland County Commissioner Seeks to Block DIA Raises

August 23, 2015
Dwyer Attends Patriot Day Event

August 19, 2015
Oakland County Resident Reflects on Opportunity to Vote
Road Commission to Hold Public Hearing Thursday on 2016 Budget

August 18, 2015
Road Commission for Oakland County Set for Public Budget Hearing

August 11, 2015
Commissioners Announce 50th Voting Rights Commemoration

August 10, 2015
Hills Commissioner Helps Raise Trafficking Awareness

August 7, 2015
Oakland County Family Celebrating 100 Years of Reunions

August 6, 2015
Oakland County Commission to Commemorate 50th Anniversary of Voting Rights Act

August 5, 2015
Oakland County Board Urges Struggling Doctors' Hospital to Keep Family Medicine Residency Program in Pontiac
Oakland County Commissioners Announce Special 50th Voting Rights Commemoration

August 3, 2015
Commissioner Kowall Calls for Changes to Federal Grants
Oakland County Commissioner Calls for Changes to Federal Grants-in-Aid System

July 30, 2015
Commissioner Bowman and Sheriff's Office Donate Bikes at Health Fair

July 28, 2015
Group Behind Move to Hike Minimum Wage Now Eyeing Paid Sick Time in Michigan

July 26, 2015
Celebrate and Protect Medicare and Voting Rights by Commissioner Quarles

July 22, 2015
Commissioner Jackson Continues Human Trafficking Awareness Efforts

July 20, 2015
Oakland County Board of Commissioners Honored in National Social Media Competition
Oakland County Commission Approves $20K Donation to Provide Healthier Food Options at Parks

July 16, 2015
County's Economy Healthy Patterson Says in Budget Presentation
Patterson's Proposed Budget Seeks Tax Cut

July 15, 2015
Oakland County Budget Reflects Economic Health

July 8, 2015
Oakland County Commissioner Helaine Zack Selected for Harvard Leadership Program
Kowall Attends Grand Opening at New Open Door Resale Shop in Waterford

July 7, 2015
Patterson scheduled for budget presentation to Oakland County Commission

July 2, 2015
Quarles: Time to Remove Partisan Politics from Redistricting
Ongoing Land Feud Continues in Holly Township

June 20, 2015
County Commissioner Selected as Taubman Fellow

June 17, 2015
Oakland County Sheriff Announces Plan to Ease Tensions

June 12, 2015
Credit union celebrates reopening of Troy and Clinton Township Locations

June 11, 2015
Gershenson: Trip to South Africa an 'Extraordinary Experience'

June 10, 2015
Oakland Expects Water Department Lease to be Signed Friday
Bill Aims to Move Oakland County Executive Elections to Midterm Years

June 8, 2015
Free Gun Locks Available in Farmington

June 4, 2015
Gun Safety Program Announced by Oakland County Officials
Oakland County Sheriff Department Giving Out Free Gun Safety Locks on Friday
Oakland County Distributes Trigger Locks to Make Guns Safer

June 3, 2015
Oakland County Law Enforcement to Hand Out 3000 Gun Locks
Oakland County Working with Law Enforcement to Distribute Lock Triggers
Oakland Gun Owners Can Get Free Trigger Locks Friday

June 2, 2015
Oakland County Officials and Gun Safety Experts Tout Firearm Safety Program
Oakland Gun Owners Can Get Free Trigger Locks Friday

March 24, 2015
Tax Cut Approval Does Not Stop Oakland County Democrats Desires to Use Money for Roads

March 23, 2015
Oakland County Officials Happy with Changes to DIA Contract Over Raises

March 21, 2015
Oakland County Ups Clout Over DIA Spending, Bonuses

March 13, 2015
County, cities estimate Prop 1 revenues

March 12, 2015
Madison Heights and Hazel Park reflect on 2014 at State of the Cities

March 4, 2015
Local pet store owner making a difference one child at a time
Commissioner: Poll Says Voters Want Potholes Fixed, Not Tax Cuts

March 3, 2015
Poll: Oakland County wants better roads more than taxcut

March 3, 2015
Human Trafficking Film Kicks Off

March 2, 2015
Bill Middleton Left Behind Many Memories, Legacies, Friends Say

February 27, 2015
Internet Sales Taxes Who Collects?

February 25, 2015
Man Sues Cities, Alleges Potholes Caused Crash

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Freshman State Representative Runestad Sworn In

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Meeting Planned to Discuss Rise in Drug Use

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