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Posted on: August 19, 2019

Coyotes in Sterling Heights


Coyotes are moving into more non-traditional areas, like metropolitan areas, as a result of development encroaching on their natural habitats. Coyotes do remarkably well at finding ways to live near humans without being detected.

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Posted on: June 3, 2019

Cone Zone - Road Construction Updates

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Use the link below to find the most up to date construction information.

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Posted on: January 22, 2018

GFL Refuse Pick Up Holiday Schedule 2019

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NEW YEARS DAY – Tuesday, January 1, 2019, closed. One-day delay Wed.-Sat.

MEMORIAL DAY – Monday, May 27, 2019, closed. One-day delay Mon.-Fri. (Fri. pickup on Sat.)


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Posted on: August 28, 2017

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Posted on: September 10, 2019

Sterling Heights Fire and Police Departments Help Recover Two Killed in Industrial Accident

The Sterling Heights Fire and Police Departments responded to the report of an employee that had become trapped under slabs of granite at the Stone Warehouse located at 7235 19 Mile Road. The report was made to 911 at 2:33 p.m.

The caller stated the employee was trapped between several slabs of granite. Upon arrival, Police and Fire Departments quickly determined a 30-year-old male from Warren as well as a 53-year-old male from Shelby Township had both suffered fatal injuries in...

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Posted on: August 21, 2019

Sterling Heights Adopts Resolution Urging Michigan Governor to Equitably Fund Road Repairs

Sterling Heights City Council has adopted a resolution urging Governor Gretchen Whitmer and the Michigan Legislature to create a long-term, sustainable plan to fund the repair and maintain Michigan’s roads and bridges.

This will allow repairs to be done in an equitable manner that does not jeopardize local government funding and ensures municipalities are able to address the significant  challenges presented by the poor condition of local roads.

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Posted on: August 19, 2019

Sterling Heights to host ribbon cutting for the new oversized checkerboard

The City of Sterling Heights is committed to community engagement, and the oversized checkerboard was initiated as a place-making opportunity that creates an area for residents to gather while drawing young people to the Sterling Heights Public Library.

“Installations like this unique life-sized game are prominent and visual, making them an instant draw for those walking or driving by,” said Sterling Heights Mayor Michael Taylor. “We hope that exciting opportunities like thi...

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Posted on: August 8, 2019

Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer Appoints Frank Bayer to State Construction Code Commission

Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer recently appointed Sterling Heights Building Plan Review Coordinator Frank Bayer to the State Construction Code Commission to represent municipal building inspectors through January 31, 2023.

Bayer has worked with the City of Sterling Heights since 2013 and oversees plan reviews for construction projects for the City of Sterling Heights.

Prior to being hired by the City of Sterling Heights, Bayer served as an inspector for the City of Detroit f...

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Posted on: July 9, 2019

Early Morning Fire Breaks Out at Ford Axle Plant

The Sterling Heights Fire Department was called to the Ford Axle Plant, located at 17 Mile and Mound, at 4:43 a.m. this morning for the report of a fire in a production machine.

The fire department arrived at 4:46 a.m. and found that the building was filled with smoke. On scene, employees of Ford Axle reported that a machine containing 30,000 gallons of oil was on fire. Firefighters from all five Sterling Heights Fire Stations re...

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Posted on: November 14, 2018

Family Treated for Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

On Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at 8:00 a.m. the Sterling Heights Fire Department was called for a possible gas leak in a home in the 8000 block of Tinkler Rd., with people feeling ill.

Upon arrival, the Fire Department was confronted with three individuals from one family showing signs of severe carbon monoxide poisoning. The residents were already out of the house, and fire crews began evaluating and treating them. A fourth family memb...

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Posted on: September 9, 2019

Protect Your Assets


On Thursday, Sept. 19 at 6:30 p.m., join us for an educational seminar on nursing home and medicaid planning. Discover how you and your spouse can protect your assets if either of you require long-term care. Learn additional information about Ladybird Dee...
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Posted on: September 5, 2019

Public Works 101

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On Thursday, Sept. 19 at 10 a.m., join us as a representative from the Macomb County Public Works office gives you an insider introduction to Macomb County’s water system. Find out who to contact for drainage and sewage issues, learn about curre...

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Posted on: September 3, 2019

National Library Card Sign-up Month

September is Library Card Sign-Up Month. A library card brings stories to life!

September is National Library Card Sign-up Month! To celebrate, the library will announce prizes over the PA system all month long. Anyone with a Sterling Heights Library Card has a chance of winning a $10 gift card from various establishments.
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Posted on: August 1, 2019

Hoopla is Here!


The library now offers hoopla, an all-in-one media service with over 700,000 titles in six different formats—audiobooks, eBooks, comics/graphic novels, full music albums, movies, and TV!

Select your titles and instantly download or stream them on your comp...

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Posted on: March 7, 2019

Movie Nights


Get even more value from your library card! On the first Monday of each month, show your library card to the staff at any Emagine Theatre in Michigan to get a movie ticket and a 44 oz. popcorn for just $8.The deal is limited to library card holders, but i...

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Posted on: January 3, 2018

Used, But Sterling Bookstore


Stop in for great deals at our Friends bookstore! Find the very best fiction and non-fiction for adults and kids alongside DVDs, audiobooks, puzzles, and more! You can get all these treasures for bargain prices too!

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