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Posted on: August 7, 2020

COVID-19 Rent, Mortgage & Utility Relief Program

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Oakland County is offering a grant program for residents who have fallen behind on their rent, mortgage or utility payments because of a lost job or other income reduction due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

This one-time grant is for up to $15,000 per household. Applications for the program can be found at and will be accepted through August 31.

More information can be found at

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Posted on: July 16, 2020

Residents Receiving Cross-Connection Brochure

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Residents will or have received a simple educational piece regarding cross connection inspections. This mailing is required by the Environment, Great Lakes & Energy through the State of Michigan. There will be more information to come on the testing in

the beginning of 2021. For further information please contact Hydro Crop at (248) 250-5000 and they will be able to answer with more detail. Hydro Corp is the City’s cross-connection contractor. To view the full brochure go to www.rochestermi.or...

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Posted on: June 26, 2020

Asian Tiger Mosquito Identified in Metro-area


This mosquito can transmit viruses such as dengue, chikungunya and Zika to people. Although there have not been any illnesses associated with these species of mosquitoes in Michigan, it is important to take precautions.

The City continues the annual West Nile program to help cut down on the mosquitoes in the area. 

Michigan residents can protect themselves from mosquito bites by: 

• Eliminating sources of standing water such as wading pools, old ...

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Posted on: June 24, 2020

City Intends to Issue Bonds

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The City of Rochester intends to issue a bond for the purpose of paying part of the costs of the unfunded pension liability for the City's defined pension plan. Residents may petition to request a referendum on the issuance. The petition must be signed by

at least 10% of the registered voters within the City and filed with the City Clerk within 45 days of the publication of the notice (June 24th). Residents with questions regarding the bond issuance may contact the City at 248-733-3700 or by email at info@...

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