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Street Sweeping begins in the first week of April. Streets will be swept according to the 2017 Street Sweeping Schedule. Download your copy, here. Read More
Request For Proposal Sought on 4.45 Acre City-Owned Site
The city extends RFP for 4.45 acre city owned site on Coolidge.  The vacant parcel is ideal for a multi-use development with possible incentives and re-zoning.  Download RFP here.
Public Safety and diversity are hot topics across the nation. City Manager Erik Tungate gathered a Citizens' Panel and his Public Safety Team to discuss these topics as it pertains to the City of Oak. Read More
The City of Oak Park has received five star community status for fostering entrepreneurial growth and economic development by iLabs, University of Michigan-Dearborn's Center for Innovation Research. Read More
Request For Proposal Sought on 4.45 Acre City-Owned Site
The city has prepared a RFP for 4.45 acre city owned site on Coolidge.  The vacant parcel is ideal for a multi-use development with possible incentives and re-zoning.  Download RFP here.

Low cost vaccinations and new pet licenses will be available at the Oak Park Community Center on Saturday, October 1, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. 

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The Recreation Department is seeking volunteers to help at this year's Halloween Boo Bash, Monday, October 31. This year's event will be held in Shepherd's Park.

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The National Weather Service, or NWS, has issued a Flash Flood Warning until 2:15 p.m. for Thursday, September 29, 2016, for Southeastern Michigan, including Macomb, Oakland and Wayne counties.  Read More
Abdulwajid Akhenaton, 61, was arraigned by video on Friday, September 16 at the 45th District Court for double homicide on Wednesday, September 14, in the City of Oak Park, Mich. Bond was denied. Read More
The Department of Public Safety cordially invites you to attend their annual Open House on Saturday, September 24 from 1 to 4 p.m. at 13800 Oak Park Blvd., Oak Park, Mich. Read More
The Oak Park Public Safety Department is currently accepting applications for Public Safety Officer. Applicants must have successfully completed 60 semester hours of college credit or have served a... Read More

The Oak Park Public Safety Department is now enrolling citizen's of Oak Park into our October Citizen Academy.  This is a four-week course held on all four Wednesdays in October at 6-9 p.m.

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The Oak Park Pool officially closes to the public on August 27. For dogs, this means their day in the pool has finally arrived; dog-only swim session is scheduled for Sunday, August 28 from noon to 3

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The City Council Meeting scheduled for Monday, August 15 has been rescheduled to Thursday, August 18 at 7 p.m. due to projected lack of quorum. Read More

Enroll for the Gym Ratz Detroit 3-on-3 Streetball Classic. The two-day event will be held on Saturday, Autust 20 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday, August 21 from 10 a.m. to Noon.

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Are you looking for a weekend packed with free, summer fun? Enjoy two-days filled with fantastic food, fun activities, and live concerts – including Big Ray and the Motor City Kings. Read More
The Oak Park Recreation Department offers senior swim every Tuesday and Thursday from 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. The pool is open to the public Monday to Friday, 1 to 8 p.m. and Saturday 1 to 6 p.m.. Read More
If you are at least 60-years-old, physically unable to attend the polls, or will be absent from the community in which you are registered to vote you still have time to vote Absent Voter's Ballot. Read More
The 2016 Independence Day Parade is now on video. Watch the parade by visiting Read More
Join us for two days of family-friendly fun at the 2016 Oak Park Summerfest August 6-7. The event will feature musical entertainment, swimmin, rock climbing, outdoor art fair, and more. Read More
If you enjoy the outdoors and music, you won't want to miss the Oak Park Concerts in the Park. Concerts are held in Shepherd's Park every Thursday in July between 7 and 8:30 p.m. Read More

The Beautification Commission and the Department of Public Works are accepting nominiations from residents for this year's Beautification Awards Ceremony. Call (248) 691-7497 today!

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Run, skip or walk with us around Shepherd Park at the Annual Mayor's 5K Race. Check-in and registration is 7-7:45 a.m. Cost is $20 to register on the day of the race. The race begins at 8 a.m.

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You are cordially invited to join us on Monday, July 4 for a day full of family-friendly activities, including the Mayor's 5K Race at 8 a.m., Parade at 11 a.m. and the Fun Fest from noon to 3 p.m..

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The Oak Park Pool and Mini Golf Course will be open on the Monday, July 4 from 1 to 8 p.m. For information on rates and rules, visit Oak Park Pool and Mini Golf. Read More
Building Permits Online
The city now offers contractors and owners to apply for and pay for building permits online.  Visit the Building Department Homepage for all permits, or follow the link to the Building Permit.

The City of Oak Park is celebrating the Festival of Sunflowers with the opportunity to help our Department of Public Works plant some flowers around the City.

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The City of Oak Park proudly announces the introduction and appointment of Laurie Stasiak as the new Recreation Director.

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The owners of Union Joints, a line of destination restaurants, has announced they will open another destination restaurant in the WW transmitter building on 8 Mile Road in Oak Park, Mich.

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Are you experiencing water discoloration or low water pressure? There are several reasons why this may be. Above all, we take our delivery of safe drinking water to our residents extremely seriously. Read More
The National Weather Service has issed a High Wind Warning for Southeast Michigan today, March 8 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Winds are expected to strengthn during the late morning hours. Read More