Digital Toolkit

Did you know the parks system is funded by a millage that has never increased since 1966? 

On Nov. 3, 2020, residents will be asked to vote on a millage replacement and increase to .35 mills to improve, operate and maintain parks, open spaces, trails and recreation activities in Oakland County. 

Request a presentation

We are available to send a representative to virtual group meetings of 10 individuals or more in Oakland County whether a government/board meeting, community group, club or other organization seeking information on Oakland County Parks and Recreation or the upcoming November 3 ballot question. If you have questions or need additional information, please email ocparks@oakgov.com or call us at 248-858-0906.    

Share social media posts

                                                                               Facebook (Oakland County Parks and Recreation)

social icons.pngScroll down to the bottom of the post you wish to share

Click "Share" button on the far left

Add a comment if you wish

Click "Share"

Twitter (@OCParksandRec)

Scroll down to the bottom of the tweet you wish to retweet 

                                                                                Select the "Retweet" button (looks like two arrows forming a square)

                                                                                Either click "Retweet" or "Retweet with comment" to add a comment

                                                                               Instagram (@OaklandCountyParks)

                                                                               Find the post you wish to share

                                                                               Underneath the image, tap the "Share" icon (looks like a paper airplane)

                                                                               Select your friends and followers to share the image in a direct message

                                                                               Hit "Send"

                                                                               YouTube

                                                                               Find the video you wish to share

                                                                               Underneath the video, tap the "Share" button

                                                                               Select the social media platform you'd like to share the video to

                                                                               Add a comment if you wish

                                                                               Click "Share"

Facebook Frame

                        1) Go to www.facebook.com/profilepicframes.                                            fb frame.png

                        2) Type "Oakland County Parks" into the search bar

                        3) Click the frame you would like to use

                        4) Reposition or scale your picture as needed

                        5) In the bottom right, select the appropriate expiration time to switch back                                to previous profile picture

                        6) Click Use as Profile Picture to save

                                                                              OR

                                                                              1) From your profile, hover over your profile picture and click "update"

                                                                              2) Click "add frame"

                                                                              3) Follow steps 2-6 above

Poster

Download PDF here.

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Standard email message

Did you know Oakland County Parks and Recreation is funded by a millage?  The parks system has welcomed visitors since 1966 and never increased its millage rate. 

The current .2310 millage rate is set to expire Dec. 31, 2021.  On Nov. 3, 2020, residents will be asked to vote on a millage replacement and increase to .35 mills to improve, operate, and maintain parks, open space and water areas, trails and recreation activities.  The .35 rate will cost the owner of a home or business valued at $200,000 (taxable value of $100,000) approximately $35/year.

If approved, this new millage funding will:

▪ Allow OCPR to offer free annual vehicle permits to Oakland County residents who are seniors (62+), active military, veterans, and residents with permanent disabilities

▪ Refresh parks system assets to meet current and future needs

▪ Expand trails throughout Oakland County

▪ Enhance outreach and support of local recreation programs

▪ Increase environmental conservation efforts across the 910 square miles of Oakland County to protect important natural habitats

Learn more on our website, OaklandCountyParks.com or by following us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Text Message

Vote Nov. 3, 2020

Oakland County Parks and Recreation Millage Replacement

Details at www.OaklandCountyParks.com

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