Yard Waste Pickup
Yard waste pickup will end this year in Farmington Hills
during the week of November 24 - 29. That week includes the
Thanksgiving holiday, so there will be no pickup of garbage,
recycling or yard waste on Thursday, November 27. Collection
will be delayed by one day with Thursday’s collection
occurring on Friday, and Friday’s collection occurring on
Saturday. Starting December 1, yard waste cannot be picked
up in accordance with the City’s refuse contract and
Michigan laws governing yard waste disposal. Any accumulated
yard waste should be stored until spring pickup resumes in
early April 2015. If you have any questions, call the
Division of Public Works at 248-871-2850.
Hall Offices Closed for Thanksgiving
All city Offices will be closed on Thursday, November 27 and
Friday, November 28 for the Thanksgiving holiday.
Garbage Pickup on Thanksgiving Day - Yard Waste Pickup Ends
Week of Nov. 24 - 29
Garbage, recycling, and yard waste collection will not be
scheduled on Thursday, November 27 due to the Thanksgiving
holiday. Garbage pickup will be delayed one day with
Thursday’s collection made on Friday and Friday’s collection
made on Saturday. Regular pickup will occur on Monday,
Tuesday, and Wednesday of that week. To ensure pickup,
please have your garbage at the curbside by 7 a.m. Please
note that yard waste pickup will end during the week of Nov.
24 - 29. Any yard waste accumulated after that week should
be stored until spring pickup resumes in early April 2015.
If you have questions about garbage, recycling or yard waste
collection, call the Division of Public Works at
Annual Holiday Lights Ceremony December 2
Join the festivities at the 22nd Annual Holiday Lights
Ceremony on Tuesday, December 2 at 6:30 p.m. near the
fountain area on the Farmington Hills City Hall campus,
located on the southwest corner of Orchard Lake Road and
Eleven Mile Road.
Holiday Lights Press Release
Wreath Making Workshop Dec. 7 at the Nature Center in
Avoid the hustle and bustle of holiday shopping. Head to the
Nature Center in Heritage Park and create your own natural
wreath and holiday gifts using materials found in nature.
Kids’ crafts will also be available.
Wreath Making Press Release
“Rapunzel! Rapunzel! – A Very Hairy Fairy Tale” will be
presented for the first time in this area by the City of
Farmington Hills Youth Theatre on December 6 – 7 at the Costick Center. This “fractured
fairy tale” takes the classic story and re-tells it with a
twist, featuring singing, dancing, and lots of fun.
Rapunzel Press Release
Dept. Offers First Aid, CPR, AED Class on December 17
The Farmington Hills/Farmington Emergency Preparedness
Commission (EPC), in cooperation with the Farmington Hills
Fire Department, will offer an American Red Cross CPR and
AED (Automated External Defibrillator) Class from 5:30 to 9
p.m. on Wednesday, December 17.
CPR Class Press Release
Each day, shop and visit over 60 vendors, crafters and area
businesses to purchase toys, jewelry, candles,clothing,
holiday displays, greeting cards, makeup and so much more!
Food and Refreshments will be available for purchase.
Saturday, Dec. 13 from 10 am - 4 pm and Sunday, Dec. 14 from
11 am - 4 pm.
Holiday Shopping Expo Flyer
Hills Center for Active Adults announces December programs
The City of Farmington Hills offers dozens of programs for
area adults age 50 and better at the Center for Active
Adults, located in the Costick Center on 11 Mile Road
between Middlebelt and Inkster.
December Programs Press Release
Cultural Concert Series
All concerts take place at the acoustically wonderful,
comfortable Farmington Players Barn Theater, 32332 W Twelve
Mile Rd. Tickets now on sale! Order
online, purchase at Costick Center or charge by phone
Concert Event Brochure
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