CITY OF LATHRUP VILLAGE
27400 Southfield Road
Lathrup Village, MI 48076
248.557.2600
E-Newsletter - November 20, 2020
City News
City Office Closed for Thanksgiving
Please note City Offices are closed next week on November 26 and 27th for Thanksgiving.

We are wishing you a safe and healthy Thanksgiving!
IMPORTANT NOTICE:
Cancellation of Indoor Rentals
& Limited City Hall Staff / Hours
Out of an abundance of caution and due to the rising case numbers in Oakland County, we are cancelling the INDOOR rentals of the Community Room through December 31, 2020.  

Effective Monday, November 16, 2020,, administration staff is reduced, with as many working remotely.as feasible. With the reduced staffing, the City Administration Front Counter will be CLOSED daily from 12:30pm to 1:30pm, to allow staff to break for lunch and have a mid-day opportunity to sanitize their work area.


For more information about COVID-19 and Oakland County, visit Oakland County's COVID-19 response page here.
Winter Market Cancelled
Due to the current health order and rising case numbers, we have cancelled the Winter Market.

Continue to shop small by visiting Mainstreet Lathrup Village's Facebook for highlights of vendors and their products.

Digital guide of vendors coming soon!
Extension of Lathrup Business Bingo
Shop Small the month of November and support local businesses by participating in the Lathrup Business Bingo!

**Business Bingo's deadline is now extended until December 21st**

Earn bingo? Turn in your card by posting on Mainstreet Lathrup Village's Facebook, emailing a picture of your card to cdahl@lathrupvillage.org, or dropping your card off at City Hall to win a prize! Fill your card and be entered for the grand prize.

Get a Bingo card by grabbing one from City Hall (27400 Southfield Rd), a participating business, or downloading one here.
Veterans COVID-29 Emergency Financial Relief
Oakland County has established $1 million in emergency financial assistance for Oakland County veterans, service members and eligible family members affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Financial assistance can be provided for:

  • Housing
  • Utilities
  • Food Assistance
  • ​Child Care
  • Home & Vehicle Repairs
  • Other Financial Impacts due to COVID-19

​For more information, click here.
Pigs for Wigs Fundraiser
The Lathrup Village Police Department is participating in "No-shave November" through the "Pigs 4 Wigs" campaign to raise funds for children experiencing hair loss. Last year LVPD raised enough money for a child to get a brand new wig. Participating Michigan departments have raised almost $7,000 with LVPD contributing $170!

The fundraiser runs through January 1, 2020. To donate to LVPD's efforts, click here.

OAKLAND COUNTY
RENT, MORTGAGE & UTILITY RELIEF PROGRAM


Oakland County is dedicating Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding, from the federal Coronavirus Aid Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act, for eligible Oakland County residents to pay up to three months of past-due rent, mortgage, and utility payments as a result of a temporary job loss, reduction in work hours or other income hardship caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Visit the County's website for eligibility requirements and additional information by clicking here.
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MAYOR AND COUNCIL

Mayor Mykale "Kelly" Garrett

Mayor Pro Tem Bruce Kantor

Council Member Ian Ferguson

Council Member Saleem Siddiqi

Council Member Donna Stallings

MAIN NUMBER - CITY HALL
248.557.2600
ADMINISTRATION

Dr. Sheryl L. Mitchell, City Administrator

Pamela Bratschi, Treasurer

Chief Scott McKee, Police Department

Yvette Talley, City Clerk

Susie Stec, Community & Econ Dev

Christopher Clough, Parks & Rec
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