RECENT CITY NEWS
The April issue of the Around Town e-Newsletter is now available. Find information about valet parking, golf, the upcoming election, recycling news and more!
Don't be alarmed when you hear a siren on Wednesday, April 15 at 1 p.m. In an effort to promote severe weather safety preparedness, the County will be conducting a special test of the Outdoor Warning System. The purpose of this test is to raise the awareness level of citizens and offer schools and businesses an opportunity to test their internal disaster plans during normal business hours. To view future siren testing dates, download the 2015 Siren Test Calendar.
All residents of Michigan are welcome to participate in the 2015 Goodwill Mission to Japan, scheduled for October 11 through 21, 2015. A delegation of 35 Michigan community members will enjoy an 11-day goodwill mission to Shiga, including home-stay experiences with Shiga families. Applications are due by May 1, 2015. Learn more here: www.bhamgov.org/2015goodwillmission.
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.