Greater Rochester Memorial Day Celebrations for 2017
The Greater Rochester Memorial Day Committee will be hosting two separate programs to honor veterans.
Sensory Garden Kicks Off Innovation Hills
More than 100 people came together to celebrate the groundbreaking and construction of the Sensory Garden in Innovation Hills, formally known as Riverbend Park.
Rochester Hills Schools Receive $25,000 for Green Projects
On Monday, May 15, Mayor Bryan K. Barnett announced 12 Rochester Hills Schools received $24,583 as part of the annual Recyclebank Green Schools Program.
Introducing Innovation Hills!
After the community wide contest, the Rochester Hills City Council unanimously voted to change the name of the city's newest park to Innovation Hills!
Mayor Barnett Declares State of the City Strong and Thriving!
Mayor Bryan K. Barnett delivered his 11th State of the City address at Rochester Adams High School with a bang.
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.
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 am - 1:00 pm.
Rochester Hills Hosts Annual State of the City Address on April 10th
Mayor Bryan K. Barnett will deliver his 11th State of the City address on Monday, April 10th at Rochester Adams High School.
Power Outage Relief for Residents of the Greater Rochester Community
Due to the severity of power outages in the greater Rochester community, Rochester Hills, Rochester and Oakland Township have partnered with Rochester Community Schools to provide a temporary warming center to residents from all three communities who are without power.
Last Chance to Turn Your Trash into Cash for Our Schools
The deadline for residents to turn their trash into cash through the annual Green Schools program is coming to a close.
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.
Rochester Hills Receives $40,000 Grant for Riverbend Park
Rochester Hills was recently selected to receive a total of $40,000 in monetary support and in-kind donations, to develop the new sensory garden that will be a key feature in Riverbend Park.
Rochester Hills Permanently Preserves Green Space on City's South Side
Last week, City Council approved the acquisition of a parcel that will add to the city's collection of green space parcels and keep the property permanently preserved.
Mayor's Business Council Recognizes Executive Business Leaders
Business Executives from Rochester Hills were recognized by the Mayor's Business Council at the annual awards meeting held at Meadow Brook Hall. Formed by Mayor Bryan K. Barnett, the Mayor's Business Council fosters an environment in which commerce can prosper by promoting collaboration among industry, education and government.
Rochester Hills holds 3rd Annual 30 Days of Giving
Rochester Hills has continued their tradition of community service through the annual 30 Days of Giving Program. From bakes sales to clothing drives, city employees host many activities.
Rochester Hills Seeks Crossing Guards
The City of Rochester Hills is currently hiring for crossing guards. Crossing guards ensure safe crossing of students at specific school locations.
Mayor Barnett Attends Mayors Conference on Entrepreneurship
Mayor Bryan K. Barnett will join mayors from around the nation at the fourth annual Mayors Conference on Entrepreneurship, Nov. 30 - Dec. 2, 2016 in St. Petersburg, Florida.
Movie Goers Snap Up Tickets for "On Van Hoosen Farm"
History has never been in higher demand as
Rochester Hills Hosts World Premiere
For the first time in history, the Rochester Hills Museum at Van Hoosen Farm will star in its own new documentary.
Rochester Hills Launches "Name That Park" Contest
With two similar park names in neighboring communities, it has been concluded that a renaming contest of Riverbend would help distinguish the new park.
Rochester Hills Fire Department Receives Life Safety Achievement Award
The Rochester Hills Fire Department was recently presented with a Life Safety Achievement Award for its fire prevention accomplishments in 2015.
Rochester Hills Arms Residents with Free Flu Shots
The City of Rochester Hills has partnered with the Visiting Nurse Association to bring a community flu shot clinic to City Hall on Thursday, October 20.
Rochester Hills Hosts Design Open House
On Monday, October 10th, the City of Rochester Hills will host a Design Open House for the Auburn Road Corridor.
Rochester Hills Fire Department Hosts Open House
On October 2nd, the public is invited to visit any of the Rochester Hills five fire stations from 12:00 - 3:00 pm.
West Utica Road at Dequindre will close Sept. 9th
The Road Commission of Oakland County will close West Utica Road at Dequindre Road beginning Friday, Sept. 9th for reconstruction work.
The Ninth Running of the HAP Brooksie Way
On September 25, runners and walkers will lace up their shoes and head to Rochester Hills for the 9th Annual HAP Brooksie Way.
Rochester Hills Fire Department Hosts 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony
The Rochester Hills Fire Department will be hosting a September 11th Remembrance Ceremony at Fire Department Headquarters (Station No. 1) on Sunday, September 11th.
Rochester and Avon Road Intersection Open to Public
The city is pleased to announce that the Rochester Road and Avon Road Intersection has been completed and open ahead of schedule.
Rochester Hills Partners with JustServe
JustServe.org is a free website that connects community organizations in need of volunteers with families looking for opportunities to use their extra time.