The Farmington / Farmington Hills and Southfield Optimist
Clubs are sponsoring the Sixth Annual Kids Fishing Day on
Saturday, July 26 at the Carpenter Lake Nature Preserve on
Ten Mile Road east of Inkster. The Kids Fishing Day offers
children ages 4 to 11 and their parents the opportunity to
learn proper techniques and practice casting, while they try
their hands at catch and release fishing.
Fishing Derby Press Release
Jazz with Anna Givens on July 17
The Stars in the Park concert series welcomes Atlas Jazz,
featuring accomplished vocalist Anna Givens, to Heritage
Park on Thursday, July 17 at 7:00 PM. The members of Atlas
Jazz encompass a wealth of musical talent in various genres,
performing a wide variety of jazz, R & B, and rock.
Concert Press Release
Fun Fest Carnival
The City of Farmington Hills, in partnership with Metrogroup
Promotions and Elliott’s Amusements, is sponsoring a Family
Fun Fest Carnival on August 14 - 17 at Founders Park,
located on Eight Mile Road, just two miles east of I-275.
Carnival Press Release
by Bernadette Marcos at Farmington Hills City Gallery June 7
– July 19
The beautiful representative sculptures of Bernadette Marcos
will be on display at the Farmington Hills City Gallery from
June 7 through July 19. The exhibit will feature both new
and past works in several media, including clay and bronze.
Sculpture Exhibition Press Release
New Police Officers Hired
The Farmington Hills Police Department recently hired four
new police officers who were sworn in by City Clerk Pam
Smith and began their duties on June 23. New police officers
Phillip Andrews, Kevin Clark, Dwayne Robinson, and Ryan
Rosenick were officially recognized at a ceremony held at
Police Headquarters on June 27.
New Police Officers Press Release
Watering Use Restrictions for Farmington Hills Residents
The City is asking all property owners with automated
sprinkler systems (except those contacted directly by the
Water Resources Commissioner’s Office with instructions
specific to their area only) to follow Voluntary Water Use
Restrictions in an effort to control future water rate
Water Restriction Press Release
Another great lineup of excellent free summer concerts began Thursday, June 19 in Farmington Hills. The
beautiful setting of Heritage Park provides the perfect
place for outdoor music with its lovely natural surroundings
and beautiful amphitheater.
Concert Press Release
Construction Projects as of June 26, 2014
Projects include 10 Mile Road (Between Farmington Road and
Orchard Lake Road) and Farmington Road (Between 10 Mile Road
and 12 Mile Road). Middlebelt Road,
North of Old Franklin Drive is also affected.
Park Construction Routes-2014 Included are directions for getting to Heritage
Park from either the north or the south.
View the Construction Route Map.
Summer Camps and Programs
Our campers have fun every day, whether it's swimming,
creating art, enjoying a new sport, or any of the other
hundreds of activities we offer. Register now for summer
Summer Camps Brochure
Focus is produced by the City of Farmington Hills and mailed
to residents three times a year. Articles are submitted by
City department directors. Focus - Current Issue
our Mailing Lists
Receive periodic updates via email on information regarding
General News, Construction News, Cultural Arts Classes,
Events and Information and "Green" Efforts.
Subscribe to the City mailing lists
The case for Michigan: for working, doing business and
living in Pure Michigan -- in two minutes...