Election Equipment Open House

The Oakland Township Clerk's Office invites all voters to come test out our new Hart Verity Voting System. The system will be used for the first time during the August 7th Primary and November 6th General Elections. Those who attend the Open House will get a chance to try out the new system by casting their vote in a mock election.
Where: Oakland Township Hall - First Floor Boardroom, 4393 Collins Road, Rochester, MI
When: Wednesday, May 23rd from 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM and Thursday, May 24th from 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
We hope to see you there!
Voting Machine

Safety Paths and Trails Committee Vacancy

We are seeking a new Safety Paths and Trails Committee member! The Charter Township of Oakland welcomes residents that have a passion to implement safe connections to trails in parks throughout the township. Read More...

Fire Department CPR Training

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Fire Department Hiring!

Oakland Township Fire Department is currently seeking applicants to fill part-time positions available within the department.


Upcoming NOHAZ Event

Date: Saturday, June 23, 2018
Time: 8:00am - 2:00pm
Location: Oakland University 2200 N. Squirrel Road, Rochester
(Walton Blvd. will be under construction between Adams and Squirrel Roads)

Oakland Township Residents may safely dispose of their hazardous household waste for a fee of $10.
For more information visit www.nohaz.com

Oakland Township, A Safe Place to Live!

We are so very pleased to share this great news about our Township! Oakland Township has been named the second safest community in the State of Michigan and also ranked #16 on the list of safest cities for the entire United States!

Oakland Township Water Systems Survey Report

Project Innovations was retained in June 2017 by the Oakland County Water Resources Commissioner's Office to distribute a water systems survey to Oakland Township businesses/residents in the Southeast and Southwest Water System Districts. On August 14, 2017 letters of invitation with separate surveys for the Southeast and Southwest Districts were mailed to 2,958 residents. There was a total of 2,204 mailed to the Southwest District and 754 mailed to the Southeast District.
Click here to see their full report.

Oakland County Water Resources Commission presented and discussed the results of the water survey during the Oakland Township Board of Trustees Regular Meeting on October 24, 2017. To view the meeting click here.

We Are Hiring!

The township is currently hiring both part time and full time positions. Please check here to see job postings.

Oakland County Animal Control Annual Dog Census

Staff from the Oakland County Animal Control Center will be in our community beginning approximately July 17th




"Private well water testing vital for safe drinking water"
To view the full press release click here.

Storm Water Permit Application

Oakland Township has submitted its Storm Water Discharge Permit Application to the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality.



Oakland County will now be offering the OakAlert system to anyone interested in  receiving an email and/or text message with warnings and updates regarding emergency situations in Oakland County. Read More...

Best Practices for Outdoor Water Use

Outdoor water use, primarily sprinkling of lawns, greatly affects water pressure and sizing of water system infrastructure when sprinkling is scheduled during peak demand times. Read More...

Township Online Video Report Available

The township's online video provider, Telvue, provides monthly usage data. Read More...

Website Viewing Issues?

Are you having trouble viewing the new website? The new website is optimized for viewing in Internet Explorer version 10. Read More...

Calling All Photo Enthusiasts!

Welcome to your new Charter Township of Oakland website!  As part of updating our website, we are seeking donations of photographs.