City Council Meeting Video and Updates for March 31, 2020

On Tuesday night City Council held its first on-line meeting ever. Items included the Coronavirus emergency, DDA Director, DPW purchases, and Yad Ezra food distribution.

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I've Potentially Been Exposed to COVID-19. I Want to See Change.


I have potentially been exposed to COVID-19. Now I have to self-quarantine. And it makes me frustrated that more isn't being done.

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12 Mile Road Project Information

I was able to attend the Open House on the 12 Mile Road Project this morning. If you are able to attend, I recommend it as they have a large map that is very good and would be hard to replicate online. If you can’t go, below are some updates and a summary of the project.

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Water Infrastructure 101

Last week, Jim Nash, our County Water Resources Commissioner, gave a presentation at Berkley Public Library on Water Infrastructure.

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Winter 2020 City Update

While the snow is falling today, spring is right around the corner. Road repairs, city festivals, and public art are among the things we can look forward to. I also have information for people in need of help and new legislation that should help curb the litter from the "pink bag" newspapers, among other updates.

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Thoughts on Recreational Marijuana

I've had some folks reach out to me who are concerned about what it means for recreational marijuana to be coming to Berkley. I want to share some of my thoughts and some resources.

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Free Financial Help

If you are struggling financially, Oakland County has a number of free programs that might be of help.

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City Council Meeting Video and Updates for February 3, 2020

On Monday night City Council discussed public art, road repairs, public notices, the pink bag news papers, the Downtown Design Guidelines, and as always, Marijuana.

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2020-21 Berkley Road Repair Program

Map of proposed road repair locations

City staff have made their recommendations for road repairs for 2020 and 2021, and the recommendation is.... city wide!

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Stop the Pink Bag!

Despite efforts to allow people to opt-out, and assurances from their management concerning their cooperation, the Free Press Select seems unable or unwilling to fulfill opt-out requests.

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