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Posted on: June 2, 2020

CITY COUNCIL SEEKS APPLICATIONS FOR OPEN SEAT

Process for Filling the Current City Council Vacancy  The City of St Clair Shores is accepting applications to fill the current City Council vacancy.  Residents interested in being considered for this appointment shall, per the City Char...

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Posted on: June 2, 2020

GOVERNOR WHITMER LIFTS STAY AT HOME ORDER WITH EXECUTIVE ORDER 2020-110

The measures put in place by these executive orders have been effective: the number of new confirmed cases each day continues to drop. Although the virus remains aggressive and persistent—on May 31, 2020, Michigan reported 57,397 confirmed cases...

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Posted on: June 2, 2020

SCS FAMILY RENTAL PROPERTY AVAILABLE

The City of St. Clair Shores Family Rental Program is accepting applications for their rental housing. We have a Family Rental Property available starting June 1, 2020 and will accept applications for the property until June 30, 2020. Click on the form be...

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Posted on: June 2, 2020

DPW Long Monday on June 8, 2020

DPW will hold a Long Monday Drop-Off Day on Monday, June 8, 2020 from 7 AM to 7 PM. Residents may drop off household debris not picked up by GFL at the DPW located at 19700 Pleasant (behind Civic Arena). Limit one pick up sized load per household.

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Posted on: May 29, 2020

9 Mile Boat Ramp CLOSED

...FROM PARKS AND RECREATION:
 The 9 Mile boat ramp is CLOSED until further notice. The Blossom Heath boat ramp is open.

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Posted on: May 26, 2020

Help with Home Repairs

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Posted on: May 22, 2020

Our DPW: On the Move, Working for YOU! Update May 22

This week the City of St. Clair Shores experienced a dangerous combination of quickly rising lake levels, easterly winds, and onshore waves that resulted in flooding all along the Lake St. Clair shoreline.  The DPW responded by building sandbag l...

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Posted on: May 21, 2020

Gov. Whitmer Reopens Auto Dealerships and Retail Businesses by Appointment

NOTICE: Governor Whitmer Reopens Auto Dealerships and Retail Businesses by Appointment, Authorizes Nonessential Medical, Dental and Veterinary Procedures Governor’s order allows gatherings of ten people or less, with social dis...

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Posted on: May 19, 2020

Concert Cancelation Press Release

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Posted on: May 18, 2020

NOTICE About Sand Bags

NOTICE: Pre-filled sand bags located at the west end of the Civic Arena parking lot are NOT for residents or businesses to take and use. The pre-filled bags are for the Milk River sandbagging project and are NOT owned by the City. 

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Posted on: May 12, 2020

DPW Update on Essential Services

The Department of Public Works (DPW) Water Department employees continue to ensure that our drinking water is of the highest quality.  The DPW monitors our water for contaminants such as bacteria, organics and metals.The DPW collects samples each...

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Posted on: May 12, 2020

Upcoming Great Lakes Webinar on Friday, May 15, 2020

There will be an upcoming webinar that is being hosted by  the Great Lakes Coalition, this Friday, May 15 2020 at 11:30 am. The webinar will feature  speakers from University of Michigan, the Environmental Law and Policy Center and Lake ...

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Posted on: May 7, 2020

GOV. GRETCHEN WHITMER EXTENDS STAY HOME ORDER TO MAY 28

Governor Whitmer Extends Stay Home, Stay Safe Order, Reopens Manufacturing as Part of her MI Safe Start Plan Michigan’s Big 3 Auto Manufacturers Can Return to Work on May 11th 

 LANSING, Mich. -- Today, Governor Gretche...

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Posted on: May 5, 2020

Reminder from CDI about Grass Ordinance

NOTICE TO ST. CLAIR SHORES PROPERTY OWNERS 

ST. CLAIR SHORES CITY ORDINANCE 

20.260 OVERGROWN GRASS, BRUSH, WEEDS PROHIBITED 

Any property overgrown with weeds, grass, or brush must be cut and maintained at a level of eight inches ...

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Posted on: April 24, 2020

Highlights of Governor Whitmer’s April 24, 2020 Executive Order 2020-59

Highlights of Governor Whitmer’s April 24, 2020 Executive Order 2020-59

  • “Stay Home. Stay Safe” Order extended to May 15, 2020
  • Face coverings (masks, etc.) are now required when people enter public places
  • Landscapers, lawn-servic...
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Posted on: April 24, 2020

Gov. Whitmer Extends Stay at Home Order and Lifts Restrictions

Click on the link below to read the entire Executive Order released by Governor Gretchen Whitmer on April 24, 2020. The Stay at Home Order has been extended to May 15, 2020. However, some restrictions have been lifted, including landscapers, lawn service ...

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Posted on: April 22, 2020

CITY POSTPONES OR CANCELS MAY 2020 EVENTS & ACTIVITIES

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Posted on: April 14, 2020

FROM THE CITY MANAGER REGARDING LAWN CARE AND LANDSCAPE SERVICES

…FROM THE CITY MANAGER’S OFFICE: CLARIFICATION OF THE CITY’S POSITION ON LAWN CARE AND LANDSCAPE SERVICES PER GOVERNOR WHITMER’ S EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 2020-21On Thursday, April 9, 2020, Governor Whitmer issued Execu...

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Posted on: April 14, 2020

Join the Absentee Voter List

...FROM THE CITY CLERK:
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Posted on: April 13, 2020

Governor Whitmer Executive Order 2020-42

Click on the following link to read the updated Executive Order from Governor Gretchen Whitmer regarding the temporary requirement to suspend activities that  are not necessary to sustain or protect life.

https://www.michigan.gov/documents/coronav...

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Posted on: April 9, 2020

News You Need to Know About Yard Waste

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Posted on: April 9, 2020

ANNOUNCEMENT FROM GFL

…FROM GFL: YARD WASTE SERVICE TEMPORARILY SUSPENDED EFFECTIVE MONDAY, APRIL 13 UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

The City received the following letter on Thursday, April 10:

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Posted on: April 7, 2020

UPDATE FROM THE 40TH DISTRICT COURT

...FROM THE 40TH DISTRICT COURT: PURSUANT TO THE MICHIGAN SUPREME COURT ADMINISTRATIVE ORDER 2020-2, THE 40TH DISTRICT COURT WILL BE LOCKING ITS DOORS TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC, EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY.  

 ALL COURT MATTERS WILL BE ADJ...

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Posted on: April 7, 2020

Changes to SMART Bus Services for April 8, 2020

On April 8th SMART adjusts service to redirect buses to higher demand routes during COVID - 19 pandemic

  • Effective Wednesday, April 8,  2020 all commuter routes will be suspended and replaced with advanced reservation shuttles
  • Commuter Routes includ...
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Posted on: April 7, 2020

Yard Maintenance Notice

NOTICE:  Residents may allow lawn services to mow their lawns; however, additional work such as planting, patio installation, paver installation, and other non-essential activities are not permitted by a lawn service. Residents are welcome to ten...

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Posted on: April 6, 2020

Notice about Long Mondays

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Posted on: April 3, 2020

Message from the SCS Golf Course

...FROM THE SCS GOLF COURSE:As many of you already know by executive order of the State of Michigan the golf course must be closed until further notice. Anybody who enters the golf course will be subject to fine.

 We want to be open as much as you...

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Posted on: April 3, 2020

Closure Notice

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Posted on: April 3, 2020

Hydrant Flushing Notice

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Posted on: March 30, 2020

Notice from SMART regarding COVID-19

Tuesday, March 31 SMART will cut service asCOVID-19 impacts ridership

  • Effective Tuesday, March 312020 additional service reductions will begin
  • SMART ridership has dropped 80% over the past several weeks
  • Service Reductions include:
  • Frequency of serv...
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Posted on: March 24, 2020

Share Your Uplifting Community Stories with Us

As all of us are hunkering down to fight the spread of COVID-19, we are also helping each other while practicing social distancing. We are collecting stories of ways you, your family, neighbors, or businesses have helped lift each other up. If you have a ...

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

UPDATE ON CITY CLOSURE EXTENSION

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

GOV. GRETCHEN WHITMER SIGNS "STAY HOME, STAY SAFE" EXECUTIVE ORDER

...ALERT: To combat the spread of COVID-19 in Michigan, today Gov. Gretchen Whitmer signed the “Stay Home, Stay Safe” Executive Order. Effective at 12:01 a.m. on March 24, 2020, through April 13, 2020, all Michigan businesses ...

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

2020 Census Reminder

Don’t forget to fill out the 2020 Census! It is important that everyone is counted, and your information remains confidential! To learn more, visit www.2020census.gov 

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

VIRTUAL HIGH WATER PREPAREDNESS MEETING

Register for this meeting today by clicking the following link https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/4845761454354362114

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Posted on: March 18, 2020

Yard Waste Pick-Up for Spring 2020

NOTICE FROM GFL: Yard waste pick up will begin on March 23rd.
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Posted on: March 18, 2020

Blood Drive at VFW Bruce Post 1146

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

NOTICE FROM THE SCS LIBRARY

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

NOTICE OF CANCELLED MEETINGS

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

UPDATED COVID-19 NOTICE ON CITY CLOSURES

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For more information on the COVID-19 virus, visit https://www.scsmi.net/908/Coronavirus-COVID19-Information

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

Mayor Walby New Email Address

NOTICE TO CITIZENS: Mayor Kip Walby’s new email address is Walby.kip@scsmi.net   The Mayor welcomes your comments. 

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Posted on: March 13, 2020

Notice from the SCS Library

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Posted on: March 13, 2020

Boards and Commissions Meetings Suspended

ALERT: Following the directions of Governor Gretchen Whitmore to minimize all in-person contact during the COVID19 outbreak, we are canceling all Boards & Commission meetings and sponsored events until March 31, 2020. Staff liaisons will reach out to ...

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Posted on: March 13, 2020

COVID-19 Notification

ALERT...ALERT...ALERT!
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Posted on: March 3, 2020

Selfie Stations at Voting Precincts

...FROM THE CITY CLERK:The City Clerk’s Office will be providing a “Selfie Station” at your polling location for the March 10 Election.

Snap a selfie proudly proclaiming “I Voted” when you are leaving your ...

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Posted on: February 24, 2020

New Telephone Number for Governor Whitmer

…FROM THE COMMUNICATIONS DEPT: The telephone number to contact Governor Gretchen Whitmer as published in the 2020 City Calendar has been changed. The new number is 586-335-7858 (Constituent Services) or 586-373-3400.

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Posted on: February 24, 2020

Follow the City of St. Clair SHores on Twitter and Instagram

...FROM THE COMMUNICATIONS DEPT: We are excited to announce that you can follow the City of St. Clair Shores on Twitter and Instagram! Click on the links provided to become fans of our NEW Social Media pages! We look forward to being more connected with y...

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Posted on: February 11, 2020

Lake Boulevard Drain Inspection to Begin in St. Clair Shores

Here is some news from Macomb County Public Works to share. A video about this inspection work is available on our YouTube channel, here: https://youtu.be/0vhFAFMCL-4

Lake Boulevard Drain Inspection to begin in St. Clair Shores

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Posted on: February 11, 2020

Absentee Ballots Mailed

...FROM THE CITY CLERK’S OFFICE: Absentee Ballots were mailed 2/11/2020 for those who applied.  You may track the status of your ballot at www.michigan.gov/vote.  

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Posted on: February 6, 2020

Election Workers Needed

...FROM THE CITY CLERK: Want to help with elections??

 The St. Clair Shores City Clerk is accepting applications for election day workers for the voting precincts with computer/laptop skills.  Earn $150 for working election day!

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Posted on: February 6, 2020

Follow the St. Clair Shores City Manager on Twitter

...FROM THE COMMUNICATIONS DEPT: Follow the City Manager, Matt Coppler, on Twitter to get up to date information on notices, events and MORE in St. Clair Shores! Click on the link below and hit "Follow", it’s as easy as that!https://tw...

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Posted on: February 6, 2020

Council Meetings Available to View on Vimeo and Youtube

...FROM THE COMMUNICATIONS DEPT: City Council Meetings will now available to view from the City of St. Clair Shores Vimeo Page, and Youtube! Subscribe to our channels and get notified of program uploads! Links to our Vimeo and Youtube channels are below. ...

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Posted on: January 27, 2020

Suspended Passport Hours Due to Upcoming Elections

...FROM THE CITY CLERK OFFICE: Please be advised that the City Clerk’s Office WILL NOT be accepting Passport Applications or taking Passport Photos as follows:

 • February 3 – March 15, 2020 ...

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Posted on: January 23, 2020

Volunteers needed for the Water System Advisory Council

...NOTICE: Are you looking for a way to make a meaningful investment in your community while helping others? Volunteer for the Water System Advisory Council! Check out the flyer below for more details, and fill out an application at www.scsmi.net. Call 44...

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Posted on: January 14, 2020

REAL ID Notice from the Secretary of State

...FROM THE SECRETARY OF STATE: It’s time to get REAL A message from Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson

 Your Michigan driver’s license or identification card may not get you through airport security later this...

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Posted on: November 27, 2019

INFO NOTICE ON HEALTH CONCERNS REALTED TO LEAD

TO ALL CITY OF ST. CLAIR SHORES WATER CUSTOMERS: This week you will receive the first of several informational notices about the health concerns related to lead as part of the continuing public education required by the State. For more information, visit ...

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Posted on: November 9, 2019

Mayor's Corner Special Edition

Learn more about the public water advisory with this Special Edition of the Mayor's Corner. Mayor Kip Walby speaks with City Manager Matthew Coppler and DPW Director Bryan Babcock about the City's water quality. Click on the link below to watch this episo...

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Posted on: October 8, 2019

NOTICE FROM THE 40TH DISTRICT COURT

The 40th District Court is now using text messages to remind court users of upcoming court hearing dates.  Upon being signed up for the text messaging option, an individual will receive a text message 2-3 days prior to the scheduled court hearing...

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Posted on: August 30, 2019

Recall Notice on Whirlpool Glass Cooktop

...FROM THE SCS FIRE DEPARTMENT: There is a recall on Whirpool Glass Cooktops with Touch Controls due to burn and fire hazards. Please click the link below for more information, model numbers and replacement remedies. 

https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls...

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Posted on: July 11, 2019

Recall Notice on Universal Smoke Alarms

...FROM THE SCS FIRE DEPARTMENT: This is a recall notice on Universal Security Instruments Recalls to Inspect Smoke Alarms Due to Risk of Failure to Alert Consumers to a Fire. Please click on the link for product information and remedy for recall...

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