The Oakland County Building Authority was established to finance the construction of local projects through the issuance of limited tax general obligation bonds by the Building Authority. Consistent with Public Act 31 of 1948
, the Building Authority may also build, acquire, furnish, equip, own, improve, enlarge, lease, operate and maintain County facilities where a legitimate public purpose of the County is served.
The Board consists of five (5) members, including three (3) members appointed by the Board of Commissioners who will serve three year terms, the County Executive (L. Brooks Patterson) or a Designee and the County Treasurer (Andy Meisner) or a Designee.
The Building Authority meets every second Wednesday of the month at 9 AM in the Oakland County Facilities Conference Room of the Public Works Building (One Public Works Drive) in Waterford Township. Mileage reimbursement is provided by the county.
A PDF of the Authority’s by-laws and rules of procedures can be downloaded by clicking here: By-Laws
Copies of recent meeting minutes and the current agenda can also be downloaded here:
We are currently accepting applications.
The General Government Committee is accepting applications for the next three-year term for the Building Authority, which will run from January 1, 2016 through December 31, 2018. The deadline to apply is October 22, 2015.
To apply, please click on the Application Form. Be sure to fill out the form completely and press the "SUBMIT" button to send it in electronically. If you prefer, you can print the application form and submit it via mail or fax to:
Oakland County Board of Commissioners
1200 North Telegraph Road
Pontiac, Michigan 48341