November 21, 2019
For more information, contact Community Relations
Final yard waste pickup of season is next week
Trash service & yard waste delayed one day due to Thanksgiving
The snow looks like it's melting away so now is your chance to clear what's left of your leaves.

Our final yard waste pickup of 2019 is next week, with regular service days for customers on Monday-Wednesday, and a one-day delay for customers on Thursday & Friday (Thursday will be picked up on Friday & Friday on Saturday).

Remember, yard waste must be placed in paper yard waste bags or containers less than 35 gallons. For additional details on what is considered yard waste, visit Any yard waste placed outside after next week will not be serviced by Waste Management.
Check out what's new at Light Up the Night
Annual holiday event runs 6-9pm on Friday, Dec. 6, fireworks at 6:30pm
Kick off the holiday season in Novi by joining us on Friday, Dec. 6 at Light Up the Night!

The annual event, from 6-9pm on the Novi Civic Center campus, includes the tree lighting, Santa, fireworks, kids crafts, craft show, tubing hill, petting farm, train rides, and so much more.

Santa visits are also being done just like last year. When you check in at the Santa Workshop desk you will be given a ticket to let you know when to come back for your visit. Visits will be scheduled in 15 minute increments.

For more information and to view the parking map and event map, visit
Volunteers needed for Boards & Commissions
Apply by Wednesday for openings on various boards & commissions
Give back to the community by joining one of our Boards & Commissions. We have openings on:

• Board of Review
• Corridor Improvement Authority
• Election Commission
• Historical Commission
• Housing & Community Development Advisory Committee
• Zoning Board of Appeals

The deadline for filing an application (available online or at the City Clerk’s office) is Wednesday, November 27, 2019. Applicants will be contacted by the City Clerk’s Office regarding the date and time of interviews.

Learn more about the positions and apply at
Volunteers needed for lead and copper testing
Water Dept. looking for residents who live in home built before July 1988
As part of the new regulations for Lead and Copper testing set by the MDEQ, the Department of Public Work's Water and Sewer Division is in need of additional testing sites.

We are looking for 15 alternate volunteers to participate in this important program. If you live in Novi and have a single-family home that was built prior to July 1988 we could use your help.

Please contact the Water and Sewer Division at 248.735.5661 if you would like to participate.