RECENT CITY NEWS
View a spectacular Independence Day fireworks display at the Birmingham Fireworks Show. The annual festivities will take place at the Lincoln Hills Golf Course located at Lincoln and Cranbrook (2666 West Fourteen Mile Road) on Friday, July 3rd. The gates will open to the public at 7 p.m. with the show starting at dusk, around 10 p.m. If there is inclement weather, the show will take place on Sunday, July 5 at the same time. This is a great family event with no sparklers or alcohol allowed. The show will consist of over 1,300 shells ranging in size and color. This includes a fantastic grand finale with over 500 shells being fired!
On Monday, June 1, the Birmingham City Commission approved recommendations from the Multi-Modal Transportation Board to create a modified cross-section for W. Maple Rd. from east of Cranbrook Rd. to Southfield that includes a three lane configuration with two through lanes and one continuous left turn lane. The changes will be made for an undetermined trial period beginning in August or September.
The June issue of the Around Town e-Newsletter is now available. Find information about June events, construction projects, new businesses, fireworks and more!
The Michigan State Police Emergency Management and Homeland Security Division (MSP/EMHSD) is encouraging citizens and businesses to prepare for potential flooding. Download their press release to learn what you can do to prepare for a potential flood this spring.