The Oakland County Animal Shelter and Pet Adoption Center (OCAS/PAC) will begin its annual dog census on approximately June 2, 2023. OCAS/PAC team workers will begin going door to door in the community to verify compliance with the Michigan State Dog Law of 1919 which requires all dogs to have a valid dog license. The census workers will be driving marked county vehicles and will be wearing county shirts with proper identification. For more information, please contact 248-858-1070 or email@example.com.
Concerts in the Park are back for another season of awesome local food and live music at Hess-Hathaway Park right here in Waterford! Join the Waterford Area Chamber of Commerce and Waterford Parks and Recreation for FREE Concerts in the Park every Thursday in June. Local talent at 6:00 p.m., headlining band at 7:00 p.m. Food, ice cream, and drinks available for purchase at each event from various restaurants and food trucks. Bring your chairs, blankets, and dancing shoes, and get ready to have some fun! For more information and the full lineup, visit www.waterfordchamber.org or www.waterfordmi.gov/parks
2023 dog licenses are available at the Treasurer’s Office. Proof of a current rabies vaccination certificate is needed to obtain a license. The Township sells only the 1-year license. 3-year licenses are available at Oakland County Animal Control. For more information, please call Animal Control at (248) 858-1090. The license fees are $15.00 if the dog is spayed or neutered and $25.00 if the dog is not spayed or neutered. If the pet owner is a senior citizen (65 years or older), the license fees are $14.00 if the dog is spayed or neutered and $23.00 if the dog is not spayed or neutered. Costs increase as of June 2nd, so don’t delay; get your license today!
Bottled Goodbyes will be held on Wednesday, June 7, from 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. in the Community Room. Bottled messages have been discovered onshore nearly as long as glass containers have existed. Based on Ric Mixter’s book, Bottled Goodbyes, his presentation chronicles the most famous messages ever recovered, including three bottles found after the Titanic disaster. Please visit waterfordmi.gov/library or call 248-618-7693, as registration is required.
The 4th bi-annual outdoor art exhibition on the Riverwalk returns to Waterford. Join us at the "Just Ducky" exhibition opening on Wednesday, June 28th at 6:00 p.m. for the exhibition opening next to Buffalo Wild Wings. 108 duck cutouts that have been decorated by artists, amateurs, and people with a sense of humor will be hanging in the trees along the Riverwalk. The opening will include music and a rubber duck race on the river. The exhibit will be open through the end of September. Come on down and join in the fun!
Board Members may remove items from the Consent Agenda for discussion purposes or for the purpose of voting in opposition. Public comment for items removed from the consent agenda may be received in the same manner immediately following the Consent Agenda.