News Flash

Posted on: October 7, 2020

News Headline

Fulton Park in Royal Oak

Notify Me allows you to subscribe to an unlimited number of email lists. Receive email or text message updates regarding the information you have requested.

Read on... 2020 - News - DPS
Posted on: October 7, 2020

News Headline

Kids on Playground Equipment

Notify Me allows you to subscribe to an unlimited number of email lists. Receive email or text message updates regarding the information you have requested.

Read on... 2020 - News - DPS
Posted on: October 7, 2020

News Headline

People on Tennis Court

Notify Me allows you to subscribe to an unlimited number of email lists. Receive email or text message updates regarding the information you have requested.

Read on... 2020 - News - DPS
Posted on: October 7, 2020

News Headline

Royal Oak Recreation logo

Notify Me allows you to subscribe to an unlimited number of email lists. Receive email or text message updates regarding the information you have requested.

Read on... 2020 - News - DPS
Posted on: October 7, 2020

News Headline

Snow Plow

Notify Me allows you to subscribe to an unlimited number of email lists. Receive email or text message updates regarding the information you have requested.

Read on... 2020 - News - DPS

News Flash

Posted on: October 7, 2020

News Headline

Farmers Market Awning

Notify Me allows you to subscribe to an unlimited number of email lists. Receive email or text message updates regarding the information you have requested.

Read on... 2020 - News - Farmers Market
Posted on: October 7, 2020

News Headline

Flowers

Notify Me allows you to subscribe to an unlimited number of email lists. Receive email or text message updates regarding the information you have requested.

Read on... 2020 - News - Farmers Market
Posted on: October 7, 2020

News Headline

Kid with Face Paint

Notify Me allows you to subscribe to an unlimited number of email lists. Receive email or text message updates regarding the information you have requested.

Read on... 2020 - News - Farmers Market
Posted on: October 7, 2020

News Headline

Royal Oak Farmers Market logo

Notify Me allows you to subscribe to an unlimited number of email lists. Receive email or text message updates regarding the information you have requested.

Read on... 2020 - News - Farmers Market
Posted on: October 7, 2020

News Headline

Tomatoes

Notify Me allows you to subscribe to an unlimited number of email lists. Receive email or text message updates regarding the information you have requested.

Read on... 2020 - News - Farmers Market

News Flash

Posted on: October 7, 2020

News Headline

Cart of Books

Notify Me allows you to subscribe to an unlimited number of email lists. Receive email or text message updates regarding the information you have requested.

Read on... 2020 - News - Library
Posted on: October 7, 2020

News Headline

Green Sculptures

Notify Me allows you to subscribe to an unlimited number of email lists. Receive email or text message updates regarding the information you have requested.

Read on... 2020 - News - Library
Posted on: October 7, 2020

News Headline

Mascot With Children

Notify Me allows you to subscribe to an unlimited number of email lists. Receive email or text message updates regarding the information you have requested.

Read on... 2020 - News - Library
Posted on: October 7, 2020

News Headline

Royal Oak Public Library  logo

Notify Me allows you to subscribe to an unlimited number of email lists. Receive email or text message updates regarding the information you have requested.

Read on... 2020 - News - Library
Posted on: October 7, 2020

News Headline

Library Sign

Notify Me allows you to subscribe to an unlimited number of email lists. Receive email or text message updates regarding the information you have requested.

Read on... 2020 - News - Library

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

City News

2 Stories
Posted on: August 27, 2016

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.

Additional Info... City News
Posted on: August 24, 2016

Did you know there's some cheap and even FREE parking in downtown Royal Oak?

Here's a guide to finding a parking space that is just right for you!

Additional Info... City News

News Flash

Posted on: November 20, 2020

Free Grocery Delivery for Older Adults 60+

Shipt

Oakland County is excited to offer a brand new, free grocery delivery opportunity for older adults throughout the county.

As COVID-19 numbers increase heading into the winter, and in an effort to help older adults still access the everyday items they need ...

Read on...

City Spotlights
Posted on: November 19, 2020

City Commission Meets November 23

Notice of Public Meeting

NOTICE OF CITY COMMISSION MEETING 

The Royal Oak City Commission will conduct a closed session at 7:00p.m. and regular meeting at 7:30p.m. on Monday, November 23, 2020. 

COVID-19 is a new strain of coronavirus that had not been previously ...

Read on...

City Spotlights
Posted on: November 19, 2020

Audit Review Committee Meets November 24

Notice of Public Meeting

NOTICE OF AUDIT REVIEW COMMITTEE MEETING

The Royal Oak Audit Review Committee will conduct a meeting at 6:00p.m. on Tuesday, November 24, 2020.

COVID-19 is a new strain of coronavirus that had not been previously identified in humans, can spread easily fro...

Read on...

City Spotlights
Posted on: November 19, 2020

Traffic Committee Meets November 24

Notice of Public Meeting

NOTICE OF TRAFFIC COMMITTEE MEETING 

The Royal Oak Traffic Committee will hold a meeting at 7:00p.m. on Tuesday, November 24, 2020

COVID-19 is a new strain of coronavirus that had not been previously identified in humans, can spread easily from pe...

Read on...

City Spotlights
Posted on: November 20, 2020

Rehabilitation Board of Appeals Meets November 25

Notice of Public Meeting

NOTICE OF REHABILITATION BOARD OF APPEALS MEETING

The Royal Oak Rehabilitation Board of Appeals will hold a meeting at 7:00p.m. on Wednesday, November 25, 2020

COVID-19 is a new strain of coronavirus that had not been previously identified in humans, can s...

Read on...

City Spotlights
Posted on: September 3, 2020

Drop Box Locations

Drop Box

For your convenience drop boxes are located at the following locations:

  • In front of the police station at 221 E Third St.

    • Payments for bills, invoices, tickets etc.
    • Checks only, NO CASH
    • Absentee Ballots
  • Lot P4, directly north of the Royal Oak Police Station in...

Read on...

City Spotlights
Posted on: September 9, 2020

Get What You Need Online, Not In Line!

Romi Graphic

From your home office or the kitchen table, here are the things you can do from whenever you choose! 

Apply

E...

Read on...

City Spotlights
Posted on: January 11, 2020

Signup for Weekly eBlast

Weekly Email Blast

The Weekly eBlast is the easiest way to stay up-to-date on the latest news, information and can't-miss events happenings in Royal Oak. We publish every Friday and send directly to your email or cellphone. If you want to increase your knowledge on what is ...

Read on...

Click here to sign up City Spotlights

News Flash

News Flash

DDA

1 Story
Posted on: April 17, 2020

Royal Oak DDA considers aid to downtown businesses during pandemic

Though there are federal, state and county resources for some businesses and employees, the city’s Downtown Development Authority is also considering aid to local businesses, said Sean Kammer, DDA manager.

Additional Info... DDA

News Flash

Posted on: November 16, 2020

SBAM administering at least $3M in grants to help small businesses weather the cold

At least $3 million in weatherization grants are available to assist qualified small businesses with expanding outdoor capacity during the cold weather months. Eligible businesses may apply to receive between $1,000 – $10,000 in funding.

Additional Info... Economic Development
Posted on: November 19, 2020

New shops, restaurants open, coming soon in southeast Oakland County

Coming soon: The Side Bar is expected to open at 116 W. Fourth Street, the former home of Town Tavern

Additional Info... Economic Development
Posted on: October 22, 2020

Huntington Bank announces its Lift Local Business program

The program is a small business lending program focused on serving minority, women and veteran-owned businesses.

Additional Info... Economic Development
Posted on: October 19, 2020

Mark Ridley's Comedy Castle to reopen in November

On Thursday, Nov. 5, the club will reopen with new coronavirus safety measures in place.

Additional Info... Economic Development
Posted on: October 19, 2020

New shops, restaurants open, coming soon

Jimmy's Pancake Grill and Panda Express among the new offerings coming to Royal Oak

Additional Info... Economic Development
Posted on: September 29, 2020

Royal Oak CDBG-CV Small Business Assistance Program is still open

The Royal Oak CDBG-CV Small Business Assistance Program is a loan designed to provide short-term working capital which enables small businesses to remain prosperous and retain or create jobs held by persons living in low- to moderate-income households.

Additional Info... Economic Development
Posted on: October 1, 2020

COVID-19 Business and Resident Stabilization Grants Touch Every City in Oakland County

Oakland County and the state of Michigan have allocated more than $140 million in grants to help stabilize and support small businesses, residents and communities in every part of the county since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Additional Info... Economic Development
Posted on: August 17, 2020

Coworking spaces hold out hope for people sick of WFH

Bamboo Detroit's newest location in Royal Oak set to open late 2020

Additional Info... Economic Development

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: October 19, 2020

Announcing ROPL Daily Tribune Digital Archive

TRIB

The Royal Oak Public Library is pleased to announce the completion of a digitization project that offers thousands of pages of newspapers available to search, view, print and clip with a click of a mouse. Past issues of The Royal Oak Daily Tribune are now...

Read on...

Library News
Posted on: September 2, 2020

Google Chromebooks Now Available for Public Use

chromebook1

In an effort to increase computer access within our community we are offering Google Chromebooks for public use. Chromebooks are fast, lightweight computers that run apps instead of traditional software. A Wi-Fi connection is required to log in. Patrons c...

More Info...

Library News
Posted on: August 5, 2020

What Does Phase 3 (Contactless Pick-Up) Mean?

Here’s How to Use Your Library During the Pandemic

  1. Use the online catalog (ropl.org) to place a hold on an item (or call the library for assistance to place hold:Due to limited staffing, we must rely on the online catalog to process hold requests...
Read on...

Library News
Posted on: June 23, 2020

The Royal Oak Public Library Launches Contactless Curbside Service

Application Screenshots

The Royal Oak Public Library is pleased to announce the launching of curbside pick-up capabilities through the myLIBRO application. Curbside service is available and will offer a contactless alternative to traditional methods of accessing library books, m...

Read on...

Library News
Posted on: January 8, 2018

Where To Go For a Helping Hand 2020

Each year the Royal Oak Public Library compiles a list of places that can provide assistance for the following: temporary day and overnight shelter; groceries; meals; clothing; referrals; transportation; and housing.

Helping Hand 2020 (PDF)

More Info ...

Library News
Posted on: May 7, 2020

Tutor.com is Now Available!

tutor

Tutor.com is a fully online tutoring service. You can get a tutor 24/7 in more than 40 subjects including Math, Science, Social Studies, English, AP ® Support, Foreign Languages and Business. Tutoring sessions take place in our easy-to-use online ...

More Info...

Get started HERE with your library card! Library News
Posted on: January 1, 2020

2020 Royal Oak Area Preschool and Child Care Directory

PIN Front Cover

The 2020 Royal Oak Area Preschool and Child Care Directory provides information on over 50 area facilities. The information in this directory was supplied by the individual agencies. This list does not contain every preschool and child care facility in th...

More Info ...

Library News

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: May 11, 2020

Pay Us a Visit!

Mahany Meininger Community Center

The City of Royal Oak has a beautiful community center where mature adults aged 50 and better can enjoy opportunities for lifelong education, fitness, nutrition and leisure activities. In addition, supportive services that promote independence and quality...

Read on...

Senior News
Posted on: May 11, 2020

Senior Times Newsletter

Senior Times

Be the first to know what’s happening at the Mahany/Meininger Community Center and in our community.

Read on...

Senior News
Posted on: May 11, 2020

Meal Program

Tim's Kitchen

Tim’s Kitchen at the Senior CenterServiced by Chef Erin Koch

Nutritious & Delicious

Enjoy meals prepared from scratch in the Mahany/Meininger Senior Community Center kitchen Monday - Friday, served at 11:45 a.m. Chef Erin Koch (pronou...

Read on...

Senior News
Posted on: May 11, 2020

Age-Friendly Royal Oak

AARP Age Friendly

The Southeast Michigan Council of Governments (SEMCOG) estimates the senior population of Royal Oak to grow by at least 34.8 percent by the year 2045. To prepare for the forecasted growth in the senior population, the Royal Oak Senior Services / Aging in ...

Read on...

Senior News

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash