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Posted on: May 13, 2019

Saddle Up for a Bike Rodeo

Bike Rodeo

The City of Royal Oak is saddling up with the Southeast Michigan Council of Governments (SEMCOG) and the Royal Oak Community Coalition for an event focused on bicycle safety and education.

The fun begins following the Royal Oak Police Department's Run with...

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City Spotlights
Posted on: May 14, 2019

Spread the Word!

Spread the Word

Please help spread the word! Zero-interest loans and grants of up to $10,000 are available through the city’s Housing Office to help qualified homeowners repair their homes.

The Home Improvement Program is intended to maintain and improve the cit...

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City Spotlights
Posted on: May 3, 2019

Thank You for Parking in a Garage

Thank You for Parking - City Spotlight

The City of Royal Oak is partnering with local businesses to launch a ‘Thank You for Parking’ campaign encouraging visitors and residents to park in one of the nearly 2,000 available spaces in the three city-owned downtown parking garages. 

Four d...

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Posted on: April 5, 2019

Royal Oak Named Tree City USA

Oak Tree Image

Congratulations to us! Royal Oak was named a 2018 Tree City USA by the Arbor Foundation in honor of our commitment to effective urban forest management.

Last year, using funds from the community development block grant program, 688 trees were purchased and...

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City Spotlights
Posted on: February 25, 2019

Lockboxes Save Time & Money


When a person living alone calls 911 and is unable to open the door, firefighters must break through a door or a window causing costly damage to the person's home and wasting valuable time.

The Royal Oak Fire Department’s residential lockbox program is des...

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City Spotlights
Posted on: December 14, 2018


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City Spotlights
Posted on: August 20, 2018

Insight Magazine

Spring Insight 2019

The Royal Oak Insight magazine is delivered to Royal Oak residents quarterly and provides activities for you and your family to enjoy.

Read current and past issues online at:

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City Spotlights
Posted on: September 27, 2017

Outstanding Customer Service Award

Customer Service Award

Help  us recognize employees that have gone above and beyond to provide a  more customer centric culture by nominating them for our Outstanding  Customer Service Award.

The Customer Centric Culture Team (CCCT) will  revi...

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City Spotlights