Celebrate Arbor Day by Planting a Tree at Meadow Brook Hall

Rochester Hills to Hold Arbor Day Tree Planting Ceremony Mayor Bryan K. Barnett encourages residents to join the City of Rochester Hills and Meadow Brook Hall to roll up their sleeves and celebrate Arbor Day on April 28 by helping to plant new trees on Meadow Brook’s historic grounds.  In an effort to revitalize the woodlands and kick-start a maintenance program, Meadow Brook Hall is launching the Woodland Entrance Restoration Program on Arbor Day, April 28, 2017 as a community work day and … [Read more...]

Seventh Annual Discovery Hike to Experience Nature in Full Bloom

Rochester Hills Hosts Seventh Annual Discovery Hike The Rochester Hills Green Space Advisory Board (GSAB) will host the Seventh Annual Discovery Hike on Saturday, April 29, 2017 from 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.  A free one-hour guided hike scheduled for 10:00 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. will showcase the Harding Greenspace along the Clinton River Trail north of Avon Rd. GSAB members, Rochester Hills Youth Council students, and volunteers will host information stations for hikers to learn about plants, … [Read more...]

Red Carpet, Dancing, and Surprises Sure to Entertain

Rochester Hills Hosts Annual State of the City Address on April 10 Mayor Bryan K. Barnett will deliver his 11th State of the City address on Monday, April 10 at Rochester Adams High School. The State of the City Address is an annual must-see event where business leaders, residents, and other government officials come together to hear the community’s highlights and planned initiatives. Inspired by the influence the Rochester Hills community members have at home and around the world, the … [Read more...]

Ryan Smith Announces his Candidacy for Rochester Hills City Council

Ryan Smith has announced his candidacy for Rochester Hills City Council District 4. “Being involved in your city is just that, giving back”, Smith said, "Rochester Hills is more than just a city, it's someone’s hometown. It's a place where neighbors look out for each other, a place where families want to raise their kids, and visitors enjoy the vast beauty of our parks and trails. It would be a great honor to represent my fellow neighbors as their City Council member and work hard to continue to … [Read more...]

iPhone, You Phone, the Police Answer in Rochester Hills

Larceny by Conversion / Fraud involving iPhones, Neighbors, and the Police in Rochester Hills Deputies responded to the 3000 block of S. Rochester Rd. (Sprint Store) for a fraud report. Deputies spoke to the complainant who stated that a package containing 2 iPhone 7s had been delivered to her home address. The complainant stated that she had not ordered the two phones. She attempted to return the iPhones to the Sprint store and was advised by the store employee that the phones had been paid … [Read more...]

Last Chance to Turn Your Trash into Cash for Our Schools

Only a Few Days Remain for the 2017 Green Schools Program The deadline for residents to turn their trash into cash through the annual Green Schools program is coming to a close. This year, 12 schools submitted projects to make their students' green dreams a reality. Eco clubs, PTAs, teachers, and individual students across the community work together to design environmentally friendly class projects. University Hills, for example, has benefited from the Green Schools program the … [Read more...]

Grand Traverse Pie Company Celebrates Pi Day with Free Pie and More

Grand Traverse Pie Company Celebrates Pi Day, March 14, with Free Pie, School Celebrations and Contests In honor of Pi Day - a day noted by math enthusiasts around the world- on Tuesday, March 14 (3.14) the Rochester Hills Grand Traverse Pie Company (GTPC) will be celebrating all day serving a free slice of ABC (Apples, Blueberries, Cherries) pie with purchase. Pie is a perfect complement to the craveable comfort foods offered including Chicken Pot Pie, traditional Beef Pasties and gourmet … [Read more...]

Jim Kubicina Announces Rochester Hills City Council Re-Election Campaign

As a 29-year resident of Rochester Hills, Jim Kubicina is committed to seeing the community he loves continue to grow and thrive. Kubicina hopes to continue his work with Rochester Hills as the City Council Member representing District 2, by seeking re-election this November.  Kubicina started his community service in 1988 as a coach for his children's various sports teams. Over the years, Kubicina has coached more than 30 teams covering all sports for both boys and girls.  Kubicina then … [Read more...]

Stephanie Morita to Run for Re-Election to Rochester Hills City Council

Rochester Hills City Council Vice President Announces Re-Election Campaign Stephanie Morita recently announced she will seek re-election to the Rochester Hills City Council, serving District 1. Morita was originally elected to Rochester Hills City Council in 2013, and currently serves as Vice President. Morita, first moved to Rochester Hills in 2000, and is committed to continuing her work for the residents of Rochester Hills. “I believe that public service is a moral responsibility and … [Read more...]

Longest Serving Mayor of Rochester Hills

After 10 Years, Bryan K. Barnett Becomes Longest Serving Mayor in City’s History Rochester Hills Mayor Barnett recently became the longest serving mayor in the history of the city, passing the longevity mark set by former Mayor Billie Ireland who served for ten years. When he was appointed April 13, 2006, he was the youngest mayor in the United States to serve a city with over 50,000 people.  Since first elected, Mayor Barnett has focused on making Rochester Hills the nation’s … [Read more...]