Construction Around Town
Pardon Our Dust!
The city realizes construction projects are an inconvenience. Every effort is made to expedite work and minimize traffic conflicts and access to the various properties abutting construction projects.
Should you have any construction questions, you can always call the City of Royal Oak Engineering Division at 248-246-3260. If a problem occurs after normal working hours, please contact the City Police Department at 248-246-3500.
New Voting Location for Precincts 7 & 24
Voters in Precincts 7 and 24 should look for new voter ID cards arriving in their mailboxes by the end of May.
If you previously cast ballots at Oakland Technical Center, your new voting location will be Woodside Bible Church, located at 2915 Normandy in Royal Oak.
This move is permanent and will be in effect for the Aug 2 election.
Not sure what precinct you're in?
The Voter information Center at www.michigan.gov/vote has answers to frequently asked questions, including the following:...
2016 Community Development/Engineering Projects Map
The Royal Oak Engineering Division released its 2016 projects maps, which includes the locations of road construction improvements, water main improvements, streetscape improvements, sidewalk improvements and more for this year.
Click on the map to enlarge or go to http://romi.gov/webfm_send/4550 to download a PDF.
2016 Tree Trim Maintenance Map
DTE Energy has released its 2016 Tree Trim Maintenance Map for Royal Oak. (See http://romi.gov/webfm_send/4509 for a printable map.)
Here’s what residents can expect will happen over the next several weeks, according to DTE:
• You may see DTE arborist planners in your yard or neighborhood inspecting the power lines and trees to determine where trimming is needed. Arborist planners will be wearing yellow DTE Energy vests andcarrying ID badges.
• If tree work is needed on your property, the arborist planner will knock on your door. If you are not home, DTE will leave a “Tree Work Scheduled” door card. If you have questions about the work intended for your property, please call the number on the door card.
• If a tree poses a serious hazard to power lines or if trimming will put the tree’s health at risk, DTE may need to remove it. DTE will make every effort to work with...
Have a Voice in City Government
Be involved in your hometown in an advisory capacity by volunteering to be a part of a city board, committee or commission.
An informational list of boards and committees within the city and a current list of vacancies is posted on the city's website at: http://romi.gov/departments/city-clerk/boards-committees
Indicate your interest to serve by filling out an application. You can download the form at:http://romi.gov/webfm_send/3611
Students are encouraged to participate, too! The student application can be found at:http://romi.gov/webfm_send/2967
Be involved! Fill out an application today.
Royal Oak Now Accepting Online Payments
You can now make online payments for property taxes and utility bills. Go to www.romi.gov/online-payments to learn more.