Posted on: September 27, 2016

Tennis Courts are Closed

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The Rochester City Hall Tennis Courts will be closed for the next few days for repairs. They will reopen on Thursday, September 29, 2016. Thanks for your patience.

Posted on: September 22, 2016

Water Rates and the Irrigation Meter Program


On November 9, 2015, the City of Rochester approved a new water rate structure. This new water structure may make it beneficial for you to install an additional Irrigation Meter in your home.

This meter will deduct from your sewer bill the water you use outside of your home to irrigate lawns, fill pools and wash cars, since this water does not enter the sanitary sewer system. To find out more about the New Water Rate Structure and the Irrigat...Read on...

Water and Sewer
Posted on: September 21, 2016

Workers Needed for the November 8, 2016 General Election

The City of Rochester is looking for approximately 10 new election inspectors to work the November 8, 2016 General Election. Applicants must be registered to vote in Oakland County and be able to work on Election Day from 6:00 am to approximately 11:00 p...Read on...

Election Inspector Application
Posted on: September 21, 2016

Rochester Seeking Individual for Planning Commission Seat

The Planning Commission has a vacant seat available with a term of 3 years.

Applicants must fill out a boards and commissions application which can be found at the following link:

Interested parties should email a signed application in pdf format to:, ...Read on...

Boards and Commissions Application
Posted on: September 20, 2016

Wow! Internet Paper Billing Statement Fee

Effective November 1, 2016, Wow! Internet will begin charging a Paper Bill Statement Fee of $1.00 per month for internet customers who wish to continue receiving a paper bill statement. Wow! paperless billing will not be charged any additional fees.

All Wow! Internet customers have the option to sign up for paperless billing. Customers should visit the Billing Center section of Wow! Account Manager, which can be found at Customers who are impacted by these policy changes will receive ...Read on...

Posted on: September 16, 2016

Recent High Water Bills - Update

On September 12th, the City Council extended the current water bill deadline 60 days. This makes the new deadline 11/21/16. The City's Infrastructure Committee along with staff are working on recommendations for Council to consider as early as 9/26/16.

If you have any questions or comments, please either call the City at (248) 651-9061 or send an email to:

Posted on: September 9, 2016

Fall 2016 Newsletter

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Did you get your Fall 2016 Newsletter in the mail today? Well, here's your digital copy. Enjoy!

Click here for the Fall newsletter
Posted on: June 9, 2016

Video from Oakland County regarding NOHAZ Information

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For more information about the NOHAZ program, please view the video below provided by Oakland County.

Residents of Rochester may dispose of their household hazardous waste for free by attending one of the NOHAZ collection events:
June 11 - Oakland Uni...Read on...

Click here to watch the video from Oakland County