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Posted on: August 19, 2019

Coyotes in Sterling Heights

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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.

Road Construction Updates

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Posted on: January 22, 2018

GFL Refuse Pick Up Holiday Schedule 2019

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HOLIDAY SCHEDULE 2019

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.)

INDEPENDENCE DAY...

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Posted on: August 28, 2017

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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 29, 2019

Ribbon Cutting for ADA-Compliant Canoe/Kayak Launch on Clinton River

The City of Sterling Heights is celebrating the continuing rebirth of the Clinton River for recreational use on Thursday, August 1st, culminating with a ceremonial ribbon cutting at one of new EZ Launch Accessible Transfer System docks at 5:30 pm.

The City is partnering with Clinton River Canoe & Kayak for Canoe the Clinton, an event that will allow participants to paddle a family-friendly stretch of the Clinton River starting from a launch at Heritage Park located at 44505 Van Dyke. The paddle...

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Posted on: July 27, 2019

Sterlingfest Traffic Update

Sterling Heights Police Department has released important traffic information for the final evening of Sterlingfest tonight, Saturday, July 27.

Due to the high volume of traffic expected, Sterling Heights Police Department will be pushing all traffic southbound Dodge Park to help with the exit procedure. Starting at 9 pm only, shuttles and Uber/Lyft drivers will be allowed to go northbound on Dod...

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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: July 3, 2019

House Fire Claims Life of 18-year-old Female, 2 Sterling Heights Residents Critically Injured

The Sterling Heights Fire Department responded to a reported house fire around 8:15 this morning, July 3, in the 37000 block of Mariano Drive (16 1/2 Mile east of Van Dyke).

The Sterling Heights Fire Department responded to a reported house fire around 8:15 this morning, July 3, in the 37000 block of Mariano Drive (16 1/2 Mile east of Van Dyke). Dispatch information alerted the responding firefighters that there were multiple...

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Posted on: June 6, 2019

Highly successful Dodge Park Farmers Market kicks-off fifth season in Sterling Heights on June 6

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

The market will begin on June 6 and run from 3 to 8 p.m. every Thursday through the end of September (with the exception of Sterlingfest week July 21). Market attendees can expect to see fresh fruits, vegetables, artisan crafts and food throughout the sea...

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Posted on: May 16, 2019

Sterling Heights Recognizes Outstanding Businesses at 8th Annual Sterling Edge Awards

The City of Sterling Heights and the Sterling Heights Regional Chamber of Commerce hosted the eighth-annual Michigan Week Luncheon featuring the Sterling Edge Awards on May 15, 2019 at Villa Penna, 43985 Hayes Road.

The City of Sterling Heights and the Sterling Heights Regional Chamber of Commerce hosted the eighth-annual Michigan Week Luncheon featuring the Sterling Edge Awards on May 15, 2019 at Villa Penna, 43985 Hayes Road. Sterling Heights Mayor Michael C. Taylo...

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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 11, 2018

Couple escapes structure fire with help from area residents

Hartwick Fire September 2018

On Monday September 10, 2018 at 10:50 p.m. the Sterling Heights Fire Department was called for structure fire in the 43000 block of Hartwick.

When firefighters arrived, they were confronted with a well-advanced fire that had spread from the attached garage into the attic of the two-story home.

The residents were asleep and were not aware of the fire until a father and son, who lived in the area,...

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Posted on: August 19, 2019

Labor Day Hours

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The library will be closed on Saturday, Aug. 31 through Monday, Sept. 2 for Labor Day. We will reopen on Tuesday, Sept. 3 at 9:30 a.m.

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Posted on: August 12, 2019

After Hours Teen Party

After Hours Teen Party

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to hang out in the library after it’s closed? Now’s your chance to find out! 

On Friday, Aug. 23 at 6 p.m., eat snacks, earn prizes, and enjoy volleyball, water games, a photo booth,...

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

Hoopla is Here!

Hoopla

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

New Library App

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We have a new app!Thanks to the Suburban Library Cooperative, library users can get "SLC Libraries Mobile" on iPhones and Android devices. Our easy-to-use app lets you search for titles, place holds, renew items, pay fines, register for programs...

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Posted on: March 7, 2019

Movie Nights

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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

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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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