RECENT CITY NEWS
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.
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 March issue of the Around Town e-Newsletter is now available. Find information about the Birmingham Farmers Market, a special siren test, upcoming road projects, early-bird golf incentives and more!
A special fundraising initiative is underway to raise $14,102 remaining of a $40,000 project to move Birmingham's historical Hill School Bell to a protective structure (inspired by the original cupola) outdoors.