City Hall Closed - Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. HolidayCity hall was closed on Monday, January 15, 2017 for the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday. Advanced Disposal curbside trash collection will be delayed one day, with Monday's trash collected on Tuesday and so on with Friday's trash collected on Saturday.
Christmas Tree CollectionChristmas Tree Collection will continue through Friday, January 12th. Stands, lights & decorations must be removed prior to set out. Do not put trees in plastic bags when placing at curb. Trees should be laying on their side with the trunk facing the street and set out at least 3 feet away from the tipper cart. Artificial trees are not compostable and are not included in the Christmas tree collection schedule. Unwanted artificial trees should be dismantled or cut up and placed in the tipper cart for disposal.
Help Identify SuspectOakland County Sheriff's would like your assistance in identifying a suspect involved in eight armed robberies of Subway stores in Pontiac, Waterford, Auburn Hills, Hartland and Port Huron. Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-SPEAK-UP. There is a large cash reward and you will remain anonymous. Please view the below video to help identify the suspect.
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Flagstar Bank Grant Information for BusinessesClick here to download more information.
West Manor Apartment Assistance
Assistance for Residents of West Manor Apartments
Food and housing assistance is available for victims of the West Manor Apartment fire. Click here for detailed information on how to get help and how to donate to help those in need:
City Released from State OversightGovernor Snyder has signed the order that completely removes the City of Pontiac from state oversight ending eight years of state control. Click here to read the details.
Council Adopted 2018-2020 BudgetThe Council Adopted 2018-2020 Budget is now available online. Adopted 2017-2020 Annual Budgets (pdf)
Pothole and Streetsweeping ReportTo help make Pontiac a safer and cleaner place to live, our DPW has gotten hundreds of potholes repaired and most of our streets swept. Click here to read the current list of streets and potholes taken care of. Remember, if you see a pothole, report it on our "Citizen Request for Action" website by clicking here.
New City of Pontiac Business Guide"The Link" is Pontiac's new Business Guide providing information about events and developments happening in the city. In the back is a complete directory of Pontiac Businesses.
Click here to read "The Link"
Spirit of Pontiac Winter NewsletterThe Spirit of Pontiac newsletter is a joint initiative between the City of Pontiac and Oakland University.
Click here to read the Winter 2017 Newsletter.
Blight Elimination SurveyPlease fill out the Blight Elimination Survey and let the City know what you think about how to best deal with this issue. Click here to fill out the survey.
City Crime Rate Drops
The Detroit News reports that Pontiac has seen a 37 percent decrease in violent crime since 2011.
Click here to read the article.