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Thursday, March 31, 2022

Brighton Library Hosting Titanic Event

"On Icebergs and Inquiries: Michiganders on the Titanic" will take place on the anniversary of the evening the historic vessel collided with the iceberg that caused its sinking, early the following morning.

Wednesday, March 30, 2022

County Extends Specialty Court Atty Contract

The extension allows for time to implement a plan which will see the Public Defender's Office take on caseloads for the Livingston County Veterans Treatment and Intensive Treatment Mental Health courts.

LACASA Pinwheel Campaign Returns

Blue and silver pinwheel gardens raising awareness against child abuse will decorate lawns and windows in Livingston County, through April.

Tuesday, March 29, 2022

Ordinance Approved To Regulate Outdoor Collection Bins

The new ordinance will allow the Village of Pinckney to know what’s going on and keep a handle on the donation bins so they don’t become a nuisance. Permission must be obtained from a property owner and a permit obtained for a fee on an annual basis.

Input Sought For Brighton Biennial Survey

Among the myriad topics, the survey asks residents their opinions about city amenities such as police services and response, trash collection and removal, the condition of streets and roads, parks and recreation facilities and downtown parking availability.

Monday, March 28, 2022

Saturday, March 26, 2022

Friday, March 25, 2022

Marion Board Considers Road Projects

The Board of Trustees is seeking information on multiple potential projects from the Livingston County Road Commission, while agreeing to a bid for the paving of Lantern Village.

North Holly Road Project Wins Award

The $4.3-million project is being recognized by the American Public Works Association as best of 2021 for a project between $1-million and $5-million.

Thursday, March 24, 2022

Wednesday, March 23, 2022

Tuesday, March 22, 2022

Portion Of Linden Road Closed

A portion of Linden Road, south of Bennett Lake Road, is closed to all traffic until further notice due to springtime thaw.

Monday, March 21, 2022

LESA Holds Job Shadow Day

Students from around the county spent a day learning about public service careers from leaders in Livingston County.

Saturday, March 19, 2022

Friday, March 18, 2022

Hartland Woods Development To Be Repaved

The township Board of Trustees approved an agreement with the Livingston County Road Commission for the repaving of the residential development, to take place this construction season.

Thursday, March 17, 2022

Gas Line Rupture & Explosion Under Investigation

Consumers Energy is investigating what caused a natural gas transmission line to rupture in Tyrone Township yesterday morning – causing an explosion that sent debris flying everywhere and forced freeway closures.

Wednesday, March 16, 2022

Tuesday, March 15, 2022

Monday, March 14, 2022

Saturday, March 12, 2022

Friday, March 11, 2022

Daylight Saving Time Sunday

Livingston County residents will spring forward this weekend as Daylight Saving Time goes into effect Sunday morning at 2am.

Thursday, March 10, 2022

Wednesday, March 9, 2022

Tyrone Township Appoints New Clerk

Pam Moughler has worked the last two township elections in different capacities and was said to be very familiar with how things operate. She’s also been an election inspector for many years and is currently a precinct chair at a church location.

Tuesday, March 8, 2022

Tree Removal Work Could Impact Traffic

Approximately 200 trees will be removed over the next month near the intersection of Pontiac Trail and North Territorial Road in Salem Township in preparation for the construction of a roundabout.

Monday, March 7, 2022

Federal Assistance Program Aims To Help Local Homeowners

The Livingston County United Way, Oakland Livingston Human Services Agency and the Livingston County Treasurer’s Office are working to educate the community about MIHAF - a program that helps homeowners negatively financially impacted by the pandemic.

Saturday, March 5, 2022

Friday, March 4, 2022

Thursday, March 3, 2022

Wednesday, March 2, 2022

Whitmer Signs Directive To Speed Up Pothole Repairs

The Executive Directive calls on the Michigan Department of Transportation to use all available resources to expedite the repair of road surface, as well as ensure the public can easily report the location of potholes or other issues.

Tuesday, March 1, 2022

Applications Sought For New Growing MI Business Grant Program

Eligible businesses include entertainment venues, recreational facilities and public places of amusement, barbers and cosmetologists, exercise facilities, food service establishments, nursery dealers and growers, athletic trainers, body art facilities, and hotels and bed & breakfast establishments.