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Royal Oak City Commission Meets Monday

Residents can find agendas for city commission meetings on the city's website.

Please note, meeting agendas are often revised at the last minute, so please recheck the agenda prior to the meeting for any changes.

Look and Feel Report Cover Downtown Park

Downtown Park Community Input to be Presented at the City Commission Meeting

More than 1500 individuals shared their thoughts and ideas on a downtown park. Consultants from Nowak & Fraus/LAP Inc. put the results of your feedback into a document called the 'Look & Feel Community Engagement Report.'
We've broken the 308-page document into sections to make it easier to download and view. Take a look at the report at https://www.romi.gov/1338/Downtown-Park-Community-Engagement.
The consultants will present the results to the city commission on Monday, Dec. 17 at 7:30 p.m. in Room 315 at City Hall.

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Shovel It Forward

This winter, the City of Royal Oak is asking all property owners—residential and commercial—to join the Shovel It Forward movement and keep our sidewalks free of snow and ice. When sidewalks are clear, we increase the safety and mobility of everyone – from those with disabilities to children walking to school. Find out how you can Shovel It Forward.

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Shopping for Last Minute Gifts in Downtown Royal Oak 

Looking for those last minute gift ideas - downtown Royal Oak has you covered.  Lots of unique gifts at our diverse retailers; Saturday and Sunday you can find special treats for your holiday parties, flowers and fresh holiday decorations at the farmers market or how about a gift certificate from one of our restaurants? 

Royal Oak has lots of great one-of-a-kind gifts and you can grab breakfast, lunch or dinner and make a day of it.  

And when visiting downtown Royal Oak, don't forget there's 2 hours of free parking before 5 p.m. in the Center Street, North and South Lafayette parking garages.


Police Department Update

Residents can find the most recent police reports on the city's website at http://romi.gov/963/Press-Releases

Citizens are also encouraged to sign up for crime alerts at crimemapping.com. Crime Mapping's goal is to assist police departments in reducing crime through a better-informed citizenry.

Sign up for public safety alerts from the police using Civic Ready. Click here to subscribe.

City Hall

Construction Has Begun! 

Construction began  Dec. 6 on a new $12.2 million City Hall in Royal Oak. Click here for five quick facts about the design of the new City Hall.


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 Library Events

There is always something interesting and exciting happening at the Royal Oak Public Library. Go to ropl,org to learn more.

Library hours are: Monday through Thursday 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Friday and Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Sunday 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. (September through June only)

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Work for the City of Royal Oak

Thank you for your interest in employment with the City of Royal Oak.
To browse through available opportunities go to: romi.gov/jobs


'Like Us' on Facebook

Want to know what's happening in Royal Oak?
Join thousands of your neighbors on the city's official Facebook page and get daily posts about the things that matter in our hometown.
Like us today at: https://www.facebook.com/Royal-Oak-MI-City-Hall-157871554266952

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Senior Times Newsletter

The City of Royal Oak offers mature adults opportunities for lifelong education, fitness, nutrition and leisure activities.

Click here for the latest news and information from the Mahany/ Meininger Community Center. 

Mobile App

City Launches Mobile App

The City of Royal Oak has a new mobile app! Find out what's happening, get meeting agendas, discover employment opportunities within the city and more.

Download the app at these locations:

Apple Store 
Google Play Store

Support Local Service Clubs & Organizations

Royal Oak service clubs support our public schools, local history, nature, senior citizens, young people, veterans and more. To learn more about Royal Oak service clubs go to www.romi.gov/interclub.

Pay Online

Make Convenient Online Payments

Did you know you can make online payments for property taxes and utility bills?

Go to http://romi.gov/868/Online-Payments to learn more.

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