Posted on: February 9, 2016

AGS recruits local refugees to fill workforce demand

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(From Macomb County) AGS Automotive Systems, a full-service supplier well-known for their expertise in designing and manufacturing front and rear impact systems, has made major investments in Macomb County through community workforce development.

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Posted on: February 9, 2016

Fiat-Chrysler Warren Stamping Plant Celebrates Production Start of New State-of-the-Art Press

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(From PR Newswire) FCA US celebrated the start of production of its newest stamping press during an event at the Warren Stamping Plant. The company invested $63 million to bring the latest state-of-the-art stamping technology to the 65-year-old facility.

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Posted on: February 9, 2016

Key Safety Systems to be acquired by China's Ningbo Joyson

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(From Crain's) Sterling Heights-based Key Safety Systems Inc. will be acquired by public Chinese auto conglomerate Ningbo Joyson Electronic Corp. in a $920M deal. The deal will create a combined supplier generating revenue of about $3 billion worldwide.

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Posted on: February 9, 2016

McLaren Adds 300 Jobs to Revenue Cycle Operations

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(From DBUSINESS) McLaren Health Care today opened its Revenue Cycle Operations office, which will house the health system’s entire billing and processing department, adding 300 jobs to Shelby Township in Macomb County.

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Posted on: November 29, 2015

Aerospace Company - Global Tooling - Expands in Macomb Township

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(From C&G News) Global Tooling Systems has operated in Macomb County since 1995, and will add 70 jobs along with adding a recently acquired building that will provide more than 40,000 square feet near its present location in Macomb Township.

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Posted on: November 10, 2015

State-of-the-art 144-acre industrial park planned for former golf course in Sterling Heights

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(From Macomb Daily) Sterling Enterprise Park, a new 144-acre state-of-the-art advanced manufacturing site is planned for the former Sunnybrook Golf Course located in Sterling Heights. The site offers build-to-suit opportunities up to 1M square feet.

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Posted on: November 10, 2015

Faurecia to invest $8 million, create 90 jobs in Sterling Heights

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(From Crain's Detroit) Faurecia plans to invest $8 million to upgrade its Sterling Heights plant. The project, which is expected to create 90 jobs, is supported by a $350,000 performance-based grant, the Michigan Economic Development Corp.

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Posted on: November 3, 2015

GM to Offer Autonomous Volts at Warren Tech Center in 2016

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(From Detroit Free Press) General Motors is introducing a fleet of autonomous Chevrolet Volts in late 2016 on its Warren Technical Center campus for employee use.

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Posted on: November 3, 2015

Sterling Heights Based IMPCO Technologies Joins Automotive Consortium On Alternative Fuels

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(From DBusiness) Nearly 30 companies and organizations across Michigan, including Sterling Heights-based IMPCO Technologies, announced a new organization--called Clean Fuels Michigan--to advance clean fuel neutral policies and commercialization efforts.

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Posted on: November 3, 2015

Local Leaders Raising Regional Awareness of Defense Industry As Defense Spending Bill Looms

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(From Crain's Detroit Business) Macomb County makes a push for military leaders and their supporters to raise awareness among elected officials of the region’s military and defense contracting assets.

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Posted on: September 13, 2016

Sterling Heights to host first-ever State of the City address in September

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The State of the City will be co-hosted by the Sterling Heights Regional Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SHRCCI). The event begins at 8 a.m. at the Wyndam Garden Inn, 34911 Van Dyke, with breakfast and networking. The State of the City program begins at...Read on...

Posted on: September 8, 2016

Water Billing Information

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If you have questions about your water bill, the Budget Billing program, or your personal water consumption, check out these Frequently Asked Questions about water billing.

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Posted on: September 7, 2016

Election 2016

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Where can you find out if you are registered to vote? Where will General Election results be posted? How can you apply to be an election inspector? The City's Election Information page has all the answers!

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Posted on: August 3, 2016

Learn more about Recreating Recreation

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Click the link below to learn more

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Posted on: August 26, 2016

City to host multiple Recreating Recreation Public Forums

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The City of Sterling Heights is hosting four open house-style public forums this September and October to help educate, share information and answer questions about the upcoming Recreating Recreation ballot initiative.

The four forums will be held in b...Read on...

Posted on: August 24, 2016

Nominate a City Volunteer or Employee for 2016 Award!

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Their contributions range from making guests welcome at city festivals, making neighborhoods SHINE, organizing youth sports leagues, to formulating zoning laws -- but no matter the scope, all are crucial to operating an efficient, cost-effective and repre...Read on...

CLICK HERE to nominate a volunteer or employee
Posted on: August 23, 2016

Sterling Heights Police Department to host "Active Assailant Training" for Civilians

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On Wednesday, Sept. 28, the Sterling Heights Police Department will host their "Response to an Active Assailant Training" for civilians. This training will be provided to church leaders, business owners and business managers in the city of Sterl...Read on...

Posted on: June 21, 2016

Recreating Recreation initiative approved by City Council for November ballot

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The Sterling Heights City Council voted Tuesday, June 7 to place a charter amendment on the Nov. 8 ballot for voter approval of a dedicated parks and recreation millage.

As Sterling Heights approaches the 50th anniversary of its incorporation in 1968, ...Read on...

CLICK HERE for Recreating Recreation information!
Posted on: April 6, 2016

Stay up-to-date on road construction in the "Cone Zone"

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Regular updates to spring/summer road construction projects will be added to the page linked below.

Click here for the Cone Zone

Posted on: September 23, 2016

Fire Department to present awards at annual Open House

Each year, at the annual Fire Department Open House, the Sterling Heights Fire Department recognizes citizens, Fire Department employees and other city employees who, in the last year, have done exceptional things, above and beyond what they do each day.

Each year, at the annual Fire Department Open House, the Sterling Heights Fire Department recognizes citizens, Fire Department employees and other city employees who, in the last year, have done exceptional things, above and beyond what they do each day. ...Read on...

Posted on: September 21, 2016

City teams with service organizaitons and businesses for 2016 Holiday Assistance Program

Hoping to make the upcoming holidays brighter for as many less fortunate Sterling Heights families as possible, the city is again teaming with public and private service organizations to coordinate and streamline each agency’s holiday assistance programs.

Hoping to make the upcoming holidays brighter for as many less fortunate Sterling Heights families as possible, the city is again teaming with public and private service organizations to coordinate and streamline each agency’s holiday assistance programs....Read on...

Posted on: September 7, 2016

Sterling Hts. awarded $2.4 million Stormwater Asset Mgmt Grant to upgrade DPW assets, technology

The City was recently notified by the MDEQ that it has been awarded a $2.4 million Stormwater, Asset Management and Wastewater grant with a $444,444 local match. The funds will be utilized to complete several projects for the Department of Public Works.

The City of Sterling Heights was recently notified by the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) that it has been awarded a $2.4 million Stormwater, Asset Management and Wastewater (SAW) grant with a $444,444 local match. The funds will be uti...Read on...

Posted on: September 7, 2016

Police Department equips officers with Narcan in an effort to battle opiate overdose & prevent death

In an effort to battle a burgeoning regional and national opiate addiction epidemic, the Sterling Heights Police Department recently equipped all officers with the opioid overdose antidote drug naloxone, known by its brand name Narcan.

In an effort to battle a burgeoning regional and national opiate addiction epidemic, the Sterling Heights Police Department recently equipped all officers with the opioid overdose antidote drug naloxone, known by its brand name Narcan. When responding to ...Read on...

Posted on: August 31, 2016

Walmart promotes healthy eating through library programs

Both Walmart stores located in Sterling Heights are giving back to the community this fall. The Sterling Heights Public Library is hosting a 4-part healthy eating cooking series with support from Walmart’s Community Grant Program.

Both Walmart stores located in Sterling Heights are giving back to the community this fall. The Sterling Heights Public Library is hosting a 4-part healthy eating cooking series with support from Walmart’s Community Grant Program.

“We consider it our r...Read on...

Posted on: August 30, 2016

City announces Labor Day office closure

Municipal offices in Sterling Heights will be closed Friday, September 2 for an employee furlough day and on Monday, September 5 in observance of the Labor Day holiday.

Municipal offices in Sterling Heights will be closed Friday, September 2 for an employee furlough day and on Monday, September 5 in observance of the Labor Day holiday. City offices include City Hall, Public Library, Nature Center, Recreation Center and ...Read on...

Posted on: August 25, 2016

City to host multiple Recreating Recreation Public Forums

The City of Sterling Heights is hosting four open house-style public forums this September and October to help educate, share information and answer questions about the upcoming Recreating Recreation ballot initiative.

The four forums will be held in both the daytime and evening hours in an effort to give options to the most residents possible. At each forum, City leaders will be present to discuss proposed project details, showcase renderings, explain the financial bre...Read on...

Posted on: August 23, 2016

Police Department to host "Active Assailant Training" for Civilians

On Sept. 28, the Sterling Heights Police Department will host their "Response to an Active Assailant Training" for civilians. This training will be provided to church leaders, business owners and business managers in the city of Sterling Heights only.

On Wednesday, Sept. 28, the Sterling Heights Police Department will host their "Response to an Active Assailant Training" for civilians. This training will be provided to church leaders, business owners and business managers in the city of Sterl...Read on...

Posted on: August 17, 2016

DPW to host first-ever open house geared toward education, family fun

The Sterling Heights Department of Public Works will host its first-ever Open House from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 17 at the Public Works facility located at 7200 18 Mile Road.

The Sterling Heights Department of Public Works will host its first-ever Open House from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 17 at the Public Works facility located at 7200 18 Mile Road. The open house is being held in an effort to give the community a ...Read on...

Posted on: August 15, 2016

Sterling Heights to host first-ever State of the City address in September

The City of Sterling Heights is set to host its first-ever State of the City address on Sept. 30 in an effort to share achievements, new initiatives, economic updates from 2016 as well as plans for 2017 and beyond.

The State of the City will be co-hosted by the Sterling Heights Regional Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SHRCCI). The event begins at 8 a.m. at the Wyndam Garden Inn, 34911 Van Dyke, with breakfast and networking. The State of the City program be...Read on...

Posted on: August 15, 2016

City Issues Official Statement Regarding Federal Lawsuit Filed by AICC

In response to the lawsuit filed by the American Islamic Cultural Center (AICC), the application for the special approval land use to construct a mosque was considered by the City's Planning Commission based on established land use criteria and not emotio...Read on...

Posted on: August 12, 2016

Path Closure Notice for Clinton River Restoration Work

Work on the Clinton River Restoration project is steadily progressing upstream from Hayes Road.

The Contractor has reached Edison Court and over the next 4 months will be working along the river adjacent to the multi-use trail from Edison Court to the City of Utica. The contractor will be moving heavy equipment and material along the path system. D...Read on...

Posted on: July 26, 2016

FCA US Announces 1.5 Billion Capital Investment in Sterling Heights Assembly Plant

On July 26, FCA US LLC announced it will invest $1.48 billion in the Sterling Heights Assembly Plant (SHAP) to produce the next-generation Ram 1500 pickup truck. This announcement marks nearly $3 billion FCA US has invested in Sterling Heights since 2011.

The Michigan Strategic Fund today approved an alternative exemption from the State Essential Services Assessment for the Auburn Hills-based automaker valued at $11.3 million. The exclusion serves as an incentive for projects that result in significant inv...Read on...

Posted on: July 22, 2016

Wide array of genres set to satisfy all ages at Sterlingfest 2016

An awesomely 80s cover band, a Fleetwood Mac tribute and Grammy-winning artist Soul Asylum comprise an eclectic blend of live entertainment set for four stages at the Sterlingfest Art & Music Fair set for Thursday through Saturday, July 28, 29, 30.

An awesomely 80s cover band, a Fleetwood Mac tribute and Grammy-winning artist Soul Asylum comprise an eclectic blend of live entertainment set for four stages at the Sterlingfest Art & Music Fair set for Thursday through Saturday, July 28, 29, 30.
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Posted on: July 22, 2016

International Manufacturer Mitchell Plastics announced as first tenant at Sterling Enterprise Park

International manufacturer Mitchell Plastics (Ultra Manufacturing) has finalized plans to open a new 200,000 square-foot manufacturing facility at Sterling Enterprise Park.

International manufacturer Mitchell Plastics (Ultra Manufacturing) has finalized plans to open a new 200,000 square-foot manufacturing facility at Sterling Enterprise Park. The new facility, which will produce automotive interior parts, will create 122 qu...Read on...

Posted on: July 20, 2016

Sterling Heights Library Director Tammy Turgeon Named MLA Librarian of the Year

Sterling Heights Library Director Tammy Turgeon was recently announced as the Michigan Library Association (MLA) Librarian of the Year for 2016. Turgeon will receive her award at the MLA 2016 Annual Conference Oct. 26 to 28 in Lansing.

Sterling Heights Library Director Tammy Turgeon was recently announced as the Michigan Library Association (MLA) Librarian of the Year for 2016. Turgeon will receive her award at the MLA 2016 Annual Conference Oct. 26 to 28 in Lansing.

Turgeon, who is ...Read on...

Posted on: July 11, 2016

Firefighters Respond to Two Structure Fires

Sterling Heights Firefighters responded to two structure fires on Friday, July 8, 2016; one in the 2000 block of Nadine Drive in the morning and one in the 2000 block of Newell Drive the evening hours of July 8, 2016.

Sterling Heights Firefighters responded to two structure fires on Friday, July 8, 2016; one in the 2000 block of Nadine Drive in the morning and one in the 2000 block of Newell Drive the evening hours of July 8, 2016.

Fire Stations 1, 3, 4, & 5 re...Read on...

Posted on: July 11, 2016

Sterling Heights Area Community Foundation to honor Barbara Rossman at annual event

The Sterling Heights Community Foundation is proud to announce the return of its annual gala “Puttin’ on the Ritz.", on Friday, October 28, 2016, at Villa Penna in Sterling Heights.

The Sterling Heights Community Foundation is proud to announce the return of its annual gala “Puttin’ on the Ritz.", on Friday, October 28, 2016, at Villa Penna in Sterling Heights. This year's Ritz gala is honoring Barbara W. Rossmann, President and...Read on...

Posted on: June 23, 2016

Office of Purchasing launches new Electronic Bid Submission option

The City of Sterling Heights’ Office of Purchasing recently launched a new online option for submission of bids called an Electronic Bid Submission, or EBS.

This new option will benefit both the bidder and the City in saving cost, streamlining electronic storage and providing receipt and more.

Previously, the Purchasing Department has historically only accepted hard copy responses to Invitation to Bid, or ...Read on...

Posted on: June 22, 2016

DPW Recycling Center no longer accepting waste oil for environmental reasons

The Sterling Heights Recycling Center (7200 18 Mile Road) is no longer accepting waste oil at their facility for environmental reasons.

Residents looking to dispose of waste or used motor oil can dispose of it at any of the following local and regional businesses:

- Pep Boys Auto
- Auto Zone- O'Reilly Auto Parts
- Walmart Tire and Lube Express- Advanced Auto Parts
- Valvoline I...Read on...

Posted on: June 21, 2016

Sterling Heights City Council approves parks and recreation initiative for Nov. ballot

The Sterling Heights City Council voted Tuesday, June 7 to place a charter amendment on the Nov. 8 ballot for voter approval of a dedicated parks and recreation millage.

- Construction of a new 122,000 square foot Community Center that would be a draw for all residents participating in the wide-array of cultural and recreational programming produced by the Parks & Recreation Department. - A permanent facility for ...Read on...

Posted on: June 17, 2016

City announces Riverland Pedestrian Bridge to be replaced this year

In an effort to improve existing walk and hike/bike paths and promote outdoor recreation throughout the city, the City of Sterling Heights is replacing the Riverland Pedestrian Bridge later this year.

The new bridge to be constructed will be open-style with a wood deck, according to Department of Public Works Director Mike Moore. Following a bid process, the award of construction for the project is slated for September. The old bridge structure will ...Read on...

Posted on: June 2, 2016

Police Department working with Chaldean Community Foundation to recruit officers

In an effort to promote a more diverse workforce, the Sterling Heights Police Department will host a recruitment event at the Chaldean Community Foundation, located at 3601 Fifteen Mile Road in Sterling Heights from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, June 9.

In an effort to promote a more diverse workforce, the Sterling Heights Police Department will host a recruitment event at the Chaldean Community Foundation, located at 3601 Fifteen Mile Road in Sterling Heights from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, June 9.

SHP...Read on...

Posted on: June 2, 2016

Recognize the efforts of your neighbors by nominating their properties for beautification award

Nominations for the Beautification Commission’s annual Beautification Awards program, which honors property owners who go above and beyond in terms of landscaping, are now being accepted until Friday, August 19.

Nominations for the Beautification Commission’s annual Beautification Awards program, which honors property owners who go above and beyond in terms of landscaping, are now being accepted until Friday, August 19.

Photographs of the front of nominated pr...Read on...

Posted on: May 10, 2016

HIghly successful Dodge Park Farmers Market gears up for second season, kick off is June 2

The City of Sterling Heights is enthusiastically prepping for its second year of the Dodge Park Farmers Market (DPFM), a fun-filled Thursday event that brings fresh produce and organic fare to the Sterling Heights City Center.

The City of Sterling Heights is enthusiastically prepping for its second year of the Dodge Park Farmers Market (DPFM), a fun-filled Thursday event that brings fresh produce and organic fare to the Sterling Heights City Center.

The market will begin on...Read on...

Posted on: April 8, 2016

Sterling Heights bringing brand new “Art in the Park” event to Dodge Park this spring and summer to

The City is kicking off its newest placemaking opportunity this June called “Art in the Park.” The event brings the well-loved concept of group painting sessions with an instructor to the Dodge Park Pavilion once a month on Thursdays this summer.

In an effort to bring more art awareness to Sterling Heights, the City is kicking off its newest placemaking opportunity this June called “Art in the Park.” The event brings the well-loved concept of group painting sessions with an instructor to the Dodge...Read on...

Posted on: March 30, 2016

"Music in the Park" summer concert series expands to 12 weeks of Thursday night shows

Music in the Park, Sterling Heights’ famed summer concert series, is expanding to 12 weeks of Thursday night shows this summer season — making it one of the largest municipally run concert series in Metro Detroit.

Music in the Park, Sterling Heights’ famed summer concert series, is expanding to 12 weeks of Thursday night shows this summer season — making it one of the largest municipally run concert series in Metro Detroit.

Sterling Heights Parks & Recreatio...Read on...

Posted on: March 30, 2016

City Council to Discuss Proposed 2016/2017 Budget Tuesday, April 12

The Sterling Heights City Council will discuss the Proposed 2016/17 City Budget during a special budget meeting beginning at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 12 at City Hall.

The Sterling Heights City Council will discuss the Proposed 2016/17 City Budget during a special budget meeting beginning at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 12 at City Hall.

The proposed spending plan for the fiscal year beginning July 1 totals $170 million –...Read on...

Posted on: March 3, 2016

City seeking resident input on proposed Parks & Recreation initiatives, Master Plan

The City of Sterling Heights is hosting two community input forums at the Sterling Heights Senior Center to solicit feedback on the Land Use Master Plan and the Parks, Recreation and Non-Motorized Master Plan.

The City of Sterling Heights is hosting two community input forums at the Sterling Heights Senior Center to solicit feedback on the Land Use Master Plan and the Parks, Recreation and Non-Motorized Master Plan. Specifically, the City is hoping residents wi...Read on...

Posted on: March 3, 2016

Dobry Service Drive to see repairs after city requests improvements by MDOT

The City of Sterling Heights recently received word that the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) will begin engineering improvements to Dobry Drive, the service drive off M-59 that goes up and over Mound Road, this spring

The City of Sterling Heights recently received word that the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) will begin engineering improvements to Dobry Drive, the service drive off M-59 that goes up and over Mound Road, this spring. Construction of the $2....Read on...

Posted on: March 1, 2016

Firefighters win 2016 American Lung Association Fight for Air Climb

For the second year in a row, the Sterling Heights Fire Fighters won the Fight for Air Climb put on by the American Lung Association and held at the Detroit Renaissance Center.

For the second year in a row, the Sterling Heights Fire Fighters won the Fight for Air Climb put on by the American Lung Association and held at the Detroit Renaissance Center. Over 1300 people took part in the event, including over 400 Firefighters who c...Read on...

Posted on: February 25, 2016

City to celebrate Memorial Day with parade on May 30

The City of Sterling Heights and its Art Commission are making preparations for the 37th Annual Sterling Heights Memorial Day Parade to be held on Monday, May 30, 2016.

The City of Sterling Heights and its Art Commission are making preparations for the 37th Annual Sterling Heights Memorial Day Parade to be held on Monday, May 30, 2016.

The Sterling Heights Memorial Day Parade is one of the City’s great events for res...Read on...

Posted on: February 3, 2016

Fire Department earns upgrade in ISO Rating for the first time in 45 years

For the first time in 45 years, the Sterling Heights Fire Dept announced Tuesday its PPC has improved from a “4” rating to a “2” rating, which places the Department among only two other departments in Michigan at this caliber, Kalamazoo and Grand Rapids.

For the first time in 45 years, the Sterling Heights Fire Department announced Tuesday its Public Protection Classification (PPC) has improved from a “4” rating to a “2” rating, which places the Department among only two other departments in Michigan at t...Read on...

Posted on: January 29, 2016

City to host water drive for Flint, focused on "second wind" of donations

The city is hosting a water drive next week to benefit residents of the City of Flint. The drive will be open from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Feb. 1 through Feb. 5. Donations will be accepted at City Hall, Fire Station #5 and the Parks & Recreation Building.

The City of Sterling Heights is hosting a water drive next week to benefit residents of the City of Flint. The drive, which will collect both bottled and jugs of water, will be open from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, Feb. 1 through Friday, Feb. 5. Donations...Read on...

Posted on: January 25, 2016

City, Chamber seeking nominations for Sterling Edge Business Awards

The city of Sterling Heights and the Sterling Heights Regional Chamber of Commerce and Industry are seeking nominations for the fifth-annual Michigan Week Business Expo & Sterling Edge Awards Luncheon recognizing outstanding businesses in Sterling Heights

The city of Sterling Heights and the Sterling Heights Regional Chamber of Commerce and Industry are seeking nominations for the fifth-annual Michigan Week Business Expo & Sterling Edge Awards Luncheon recognizing outstanding businesses in Sterling Hei...Read on...

Click here for Nomination Form
Posted on: January 13, 2016

City offices closed on MLK Jr. Day

Municipal offices in Sterling Heights will be closed Monday, Jan. 18 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Municipal offices in Sterling Heights will be closed Monday, Jan. 18 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Municipal offices include City Hall, Public Library, Parks and Recreation, Senior Activity Center, Nature Center and 41-A District Court. ...Read on...

Posted on: December 17, 2015

Cultural Exchange will take place on Friday, March 4

The city and its Ethnic Committee will hold its 2016 Cultural Exchange on March 4, from 6-10 p.m. in the Senior Center. The public is welcomed and encouraged to attend this celebrated event. Free parking and shuttle service is available in Dodge Park.

The city of Sterling Heights and its Ethnic Community Committee will hold its 2016 Cultural Exchange on a new date this year, Friday, March 4, from 6-10 p.m. in the Senior Center. The public is welcomed and encouraged to attend this celebrated event. Fre...Read on...

Posted on: December 2, 2015

City seeks Election Inspectors for March 8, 2016 Presidential Primary Election

The City of Sterling Heights Office of the City Clerk is seeking applicants for the position of election inspector. Successful candidates for the job will be required to attend two training sessions and work on Election Day - Tuesday March 8, 2016.

The City of Sterling Heights Office of the City Clerk is seeking applicants for the position of election inspector. Successful candidates for the job will be required to attend two training sessions and work on Election Day - Tuesday March 8, 2016.

...Read on...

Posted on: December 2, 2015

City receives top marks in audit from Plante & Moran and GFO's highest financial award

Results from an independent audit for the fiscal year that ended June 30, 2015 showed that Sterling Heights continues to manage its finances very well

Results from an independent audit for the fiscal year that ended June 30, 2015 showed that Sterling Heights continues to manage its finances very well.

Finance and Budget Director Brian Baker presented the audit to the Mayor and City Council Tuesday. ...Read on...

Posted on: November 24, 2015

City Hall to open late on Friday, Dec. 4 for employee in-service training

Sterling Heights City Hall will open late on Friday, Dec. 4 in order for staff to receive in-service training.

Sterling Heights City Hall will open late on Friday, Dec. 4 in order for staff to receive in-service training.

City Hall, located at 40555 Utica Road, will open at 1 p.m. and close at 5 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 4. All other city buildings will honor regul...Read on...

Posted on: November 24, 2015

City Council confirms Michael Moore as Public Works Director

Sterling Heights City Council unanimously confirmed Michael Moore as the city’s new Public Works Director at its Nov. 17 meeting.

Sterling Heights City Council unanimously confirmed Michael Moore as the city’s new Public Works Director at its Nov. 17 meeting.

Moore was serving as Interim Director since the retirement of Public Works Director Sal Conigliaro in July. He was initia...Read on...

Posted on: November 24, 2015

Public Works to offer branch chipping for large tree limbs through Dec. 2

Following the large snowstorm this past weekend, Sterling Heights Public Works will be offering branch chipping for residents through next Wednesday, Dec. 2.

Following the large snowstorm this past weekend, Sterling Heights Public Works will be offering branch chipping for residents through next Wednesday, Dec. 2.

To qualify for the chipping program, tree limbs must be over 4 feet in length including cut en...Read on...

Posted on: November 20, 2015

City offices closed in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday

City offices will be closed on Nov. 26 for the Thanksgiving holiday and Nov. 27 for an employee furlough day. City offices include City Hall, Public Library, Recreation Center, Senior Activity Center, 41A District Court and the Nature Center.

In observance of the Thanksgiving holiday, city offices in Sterling Heights will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 26 and on Friday, Nov. 27 for an employee furlough day. City offices include City Hall, Public Library, Recreation Center, Senior Activity Center...Read on...

Posted on: November 16, 2015

Chief Michael Reese announces retirement after 37 years with the department

Sterling Heights Police Chief Michael Reese recently announced his retirement. Chief Reese’s final day with Sterling Heights Police Department is set for December 11, 2015.

Sterling Heights Police Chief Michael Reese recently announced his retirement. Chief Reese’s final day with Sterling Heights Police Department is set for December 11, 2015.

Chief Reese has served the Sterling Heights Police Department for 37 years. He...Read on...

Posted on: November 4, 2015

Christmas Food Drive Set

Employees of the Sterling Heights Department of Public Works are gearing up for another season of collecting non-perishable food for those less fortunate with the Ken Stempowski Memorial Food Drive.

Employees of the Sterling Heights Department of Public Works are gearing up for another season of collecting non-perishable food for those less fortunate with the Ken Stempowski Memorial Food Drive. The Sterling Heights Department of Public Works Communi...Read on...

Posted on: November 4, 2015

City seeks input on Land Use & Recreation Planning Program through Vision Fair, online comment map

The City of Sterling Heights is embarking on a planning process to establish a clear direction for its future through the creation of a new Land Use Master Plan and Parks, Recreation Plan and Non-Motorized Master Plan.

The City of Sterling Heights is embarking on a planning process to establish a clear direction for its future through the creation of a new Land Use Master Plan and Parks, Recreation Plan and Non-Motorized Master Plan — and is currently seeking the input ...Read on...

Posted on: October 30, 2015

City honors former Mayor Richard J. Notte with World Pancreatic Cancer Day proclamation

The City of Sterling Heights issued a proclamation Wednesday stating the city will recognize “World Pancreatic Cancer Day” on Nov. 13

The City of Sterling Heights issued a proclamation Wednesday stating the city will recognize “World Pancreatic Cancer Day” on Nov. 13.

The proclamation was issued on Oct. 28, exactly one year following the death of the City’s longtime former Mayor Rich...Read on...

Posted on: October 29, 2015

City recognizes exceptional volunteers and emloyees at 2015 Appreciation Dinner

The City of Sterling Heights recognized exceptional and long-time volunteers and employees at its 2015 Appreciation Dinner on Wednesday, Oct. 28.

The City of Sterling Heights recognized exceptional and long-time volunteers and employees at its 2015 Appreciation Dinner on Wednesday, Oct. 28. Those celebrating an anniversary with the city or who were being honored for outstanding work were recognized...Read on...

Posted on: October 21, 2015

Senior Center becomes an Alzheimer's Friendly Business

The Sterling Heights Senior Center is now an Alzheimer’s Friendly Business. This two-year designation was awarded after multiple staff members completed training on how to best serve patrons with Alzheimer’s disease, and their caregivers

The Sterling Heights Senior Center is now an Alzheimer’s Friendly Business. This two-year designation was awarded after multiple staff members completed training on how to best serve patrons with Alzheimer’s disease, and their caregivers. The program, whi...Read on...

Posted on: October 15, 2015

Sterling Heights invites local veterans, residents to annual Veterans Day Ceremony

All local veterans and citizens are invited to attend the City of Sterling Heights Veterans Day Ceremony at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 11 at the Sterling Heights Recreation Center located at 40620 Utica Road, across from City Hall.

All local veterans and citizens are invited to attend the City of Sterling Heights Veterans Day Ceremony at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 11 at the Sterling Heights Recreation Center located at 40620 Utica Road, across from City Hall.

The ceremony include...Read on...

Posted on: October 15, 2015

Commission presents annual awards

The city’s Beautification Commission honored 61 property owners who made landscaping a priority this summer during Tuesday’s City Council meeting.

The city’s Beautification Commission honored 61 property owners who made landscaping a priority this summer during Tuesday’s City Council meeting.

Mayor Michael C. Taylor and the Sterling Heights City Council congratulated each award winner individuall...Read on...

Posted on: October 15, 2015

Touch-a-Truck event to coincide with final Farmers Market

Sterling Heights is once-again offering a new placemaking opportunity for residents this fall with an interactive activity for the whole family dubbed “Touch-A-Truck.” The hands-on fun will take place from 3 to 6 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 29 in Dodge Park.

The City of Sterling Heights is once-again offering a new placemaking opportunity for residents this fall — this time in the form of a free, interactive activity for the whole family dubbed “Touch-A-Truck.” The hands-on fun will take place from 3 to 6 p.m...Read on...

Posted on: September 29, 2015

Fire Department handles strip mall fire

On Sunday September 27, just before 11:00 p.m. the Sterling Heights Fire Department was called for a possible structure fire in a strip mall at 11500 15 Mile (at Dodge Park).

On Sunday September 27, just before 11:00 p.m. the Sterling Heights Fire Department was called for a possible structure fire in a strip mall at 11500 15 Mile (at Dodge Park). Upon arrival, crews were confronted with heavy blowing smoke coming from several...Read on...

Posted on: September 29, 2015

Fire Department's annual open house to be held Sunday, Oct. 4

The Fire Department kicks off the 2015 Fire Prevention Week, October 4-10, with its annual Open House on Sunday, October 4 at Fire Station 4 located at 12850 15 Mile Road, adjacent to Baumgartner Park. The event runs from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The Sterling Heights Fire Department kicks off the 2015 Fire Prevention Week, October 4-10, with its annual Open House on Sunday, October 4 at Fire Station 4 located at 12850 15 Mile Road, adjacent to Baumgartner Park. The event runs from 11 a.m. to 2 p....Read on...

Posted on: September 29, 2015

FBI's crime report shows Sterling Heights remains one of the safest cities in Michigan

The FBI Crime Statistics Report, released today, shows Sterling Heights remains one of the safest communities in the state with populations over 100,000.

The Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) Preliminary Crime Statistics Report, released today, shows Sterling Heights remains one of the safest communities in the state with populations over 100,000. In nearly all categories tracked, Sterling Heights sho...Read on...

Posted on: September 28, 2015

Sterling Heights to host DIA Away program on Thursday, October 8

The City of Sterling Heights is pleased to welcome the Detroit Institute of Art’s DIA Away exhibition for public viewing on the City’s campus on Thursday, Oct. 8 to coincide with the Dodge Park Farmers Market.

The City of Sterling Heights is pleased to welcome the Detroit Institute of Art’s DIA Away exhibition for public viewing on the City’s campus on Thursday, Oct. 8 to coincide with the Dodge Park Farmers Market.

The DIA Away exhibit, “Think Like an Artis...Read on...

Posted on: June 17, 2015

Sterling Heights Arts Commission honors Memorial Day Parade's best band and float

The Sterling Heights Art Commission has chosen the best band and the best float from among the record number of entries that made up the 2015 Memorial Day parade.

The Sterling Heights Art Commission has chosen the best band and the best float from among the record number of entries that made up the 2015 Memorial Day parade.

The commission selected Cub Scout Pack 361's entry as the Best Float and honored the Ecor...Read on...


Posted on: September 20, 2016

New Tool to Protect Children and Teens

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With cell phones and the internet, today's kids have an easy connection to the outside world. It's like a huge playground without a fence and that makes protecting kids so much harder.

The reality of the digital world is that children and teens are re...Read on...

ProtectMiChild Website
Posted on: September 25, 2016

4th Wall Theatre Company

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Join us for a taste of theatre! This Saturday at 2:00 p.m., children are invited to learn about drama through singing, dancing, and acting. No matter the age, ability, or verbal skills, participants will be moving, exploring, and learning in this fun and ...Read on...

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Posted on: September 19, 2016

Financial Spotlight Series

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Investment professional Mark Robinson is back for another round of fiscal education. This year, Mr. Robinson is shedding light on three of the hottest topics in today’s financial climate.

Thursday, Sept. 29 at 7:00 p.m. - Spotlight on Medicare
Tuesday...Read on...

Registration Calendar
Posted on: September 25, 2016

DIA: Let Me Tell You a Story

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Attention art lovers! An engaging speaker from the Detroit Institute of Arts will visit the library this Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. for a fascinating discussion on how most cultures throughout time have used art to teach essential beliefs and understandings. ...Read on...

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Posted on: August 31, 2016

Facebook Picture Contest

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This September, you can win a $50 Visa Gift Card by taking a picture with our favorite work of art, Marshall Frederick's "Two Bears" statue! Here's how you participate:

1) Like our Facebook page.
2) Post your picture with the Bears to our pa...Read on...

Library Facebook Page
Posted on: August 31, 2016

National Library Card Month

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September is National Library Card Sign-up Month! To celebrate, every day this September the library will announce prizes over the PA system at random times. All Sterling Heights cardholders will have a chance of winning one of several gift card options! ...Read on...

Posted on: September 6, 2016

Open on Sundays

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Now that Labor Day has passed, the library is once again open on Sundays! Stop in from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. for all your library needs. We will continue to be open on Sundays from now until next June.

Posted on: August 1, 2016

Construction Update

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Dodge Park Road is undergoing heavy reconstruction and is now southbound ONLY. To get to the library, you will have to take Utica Rd. to go south on Dodge Park Rd. We anticipate that the project will be completed in mid-November.

Posted on: April 18, 2011

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