Posted on: August 21, 2019
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.
On March 5, 2019...Read on...
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Posted on: August 19, 2019
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...Read on...
Posted on: August 8, 2019
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...Read on...
Posted on: July 29, 2019
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...Read on...
Posted on: July 27, 2019
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...Read on...
Posted on: July 9, 2019
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...Read on...
Posted on: July 3, 2019
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...Read on...
Posted on: June 6, 2019
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...Read on...
Posted on: May 16, 2019
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...Read on...
Posted on: November 14, 2018
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...Read on...
Posted on: September 11, 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,...Read on...