Mayor Barnett Hosts Discussion on Autonomous Vehicles

City Partners with AARP and Dataspeed for Vehicle Tech Panel Discussion Mayor Bryan K. Barnett will host a panel discussion about autonomous vehicles and new vehicle technology on Monday, November 5 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. The event will be held in the cafeteria of the Older Persons' Commission (OPC), located at 650 Letica Drive, Rochester, MI. “Autonomous vehicles may drastically change how our residents get around,” states Barnett. “We look forward to discussing how this new … [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...]

Yalamanchi Announces his Candidacy for Rochester Hills Mayor

With the dust still settling form the midterm elections held two weeks ago, former Rochester Hills City Councilman Ravi Yalamanchi announced on Monday, November 17 that he'll run for Rochester Hills mayor. Normally term limits would prohibit the city's current mayor Bryan K. Barnett from running again, but there is a possibility that he could appear on the ballot as a write-in candidate, although no formal announcement has been made from his camp. And aside from Yalamanchi, no other … [Read more...]

OPC Cruise Party to send off Marye Miller

Join the OPC community on Tuesday, April 1, at the Older Persons Commission, as we salute Marye Miller, Executive Director of the OPC, who will be retiring following 30 years on the USS-OPC! Catch the wave of amazing fun when Captain Marye Miller welcomes you aboard our ship as we embark on her final journey with OPC. The unique experiences include docking at Key West, New Orleans & the Red Neck Riviera. Master of Ceremonies for the evening will be Bryan K. Barnett, Mayor of Rochester … [Read more...]

Roy Rewold Passes Away in Rochester Hills, MI October 2, 2013

Roy Rewold passes away at age 84, a life-time resident of Rochester, died October 2, 2013. He was born January 30, 1929, in Rochester to the late Frank and Martha Rewold. A 1946 graduate of Rochester High School, he married Beverly J. Bell of Utica on December 30, 1948. "I have known Roy Rewold since I was a young boy. He built my father a building for our business in 1970, and we are still in that building today. One thing I remember about Roy is that when some people walk into a room, … [Read more...]

City of Rochester Hills Senior Flu Clinic

If you are a senior citizen, this message is for you! Bryan K. Barnett, Mayor of Rochester Hills, wants you to have a healthy, flu-free winter. Please call the Mayor’s Office at 248 656-4664 to schedule an appointment for your flu or pneumococcal shot.  The Visiting Nurse Association’s Flu Busters Flu Shot Clinic is scheduled for Friday, October 1 between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. The shots will be available at 1000 Rochester Hills Drive in the city hall Auditorium.   The city … [Read more...]