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Woodward Corridor school systems, with Avondale and Pontiac schools covering small areas. A number of private schools with national reputations for excellence are also within the Township’s borders. Reflecting the area’s rich cultural mix, many of the world’s religions are represented by places of worship in the community, such as Kirk in the Hills Presbyterian Church, Temple Beth El and the Muslim Unity Center. Several well-known landmarks are located within the Township, most notably Oakland Hills Country Club.

specialty boutiques. Most of these are located along the Telegraph Rd., Maple Rd., Square Lake Rd. and Woodward Ave. corridors. Sound management practices have resulted in a recent AAA bond rating from Standard and Poor’s. Bloomfield Township delivers a full range of topquality public services. If you are looking for a home for your family or your business, consider Bloomfield Township – it’s where you’ll want to be!

Bloomfield Township is home to a wide range of businesses, from international headquarters to

Safety Path

Bloomfield Township has an ongoing project developing a “safety path” network throughout the Township. These “safety path” routes are designed to connect schools, shopping areas, and points of interest for walkers, joggers, and bikers. Log on to the Township website

www.bloomfieldtwp.org for a map of

the existing and proposed “safety paths.”

Parks and Recreation: Extensive safety path/hiking trail system, numerous programs through the Birmingham and Bloomfield Schools and Oakland County Parks (See “Sports & Recreation” section). Post Office: 2050 South, Bloomfield Hills; 2211 S. Telegraph, Bloomfield Hills; 1221 Bowers, Birmingham; www.usps.com; 800-ASK-USPS Protection: Full time police and fire protection. Schools: Avondale, Birmingham, International Academy, Bloomfield Hills,

Pontiac (See “Education”)

Seniors: BTSS Senior Center, 4315 Andover Rd., (248) 723-3500, (closed Sundays) Transportation: (248) 723-3500 2017 Tax Rates:

Birmingham Public Schools Pontiac Public Schools Bloomfield Hills Schools Avondale Public Schools

Homestead 41.4944 32.2917 38.7988 37.5217

Non-Homestead 51.2217 50.2917 49.0882 55.5217

Transportation: SMART bus fixed routes and connector. Curb-to-curb advanced reservation service: (866) 962-5515, www.smartbus.org. Bloomfield Township senior services transport (248) 723-3500. Utilities: Comcast and AT&T cable providers, DTE electric, Consumers Energy gas, GFL Environmental trash pick-up (844) 464-3587, Township water division (248) 594-2800 TOWNSHIP OFFICES:

4200 Telegraph Rd. Bloomfield Hills, 48303 (248) 433-7700 www.bloomfieldtwp.org

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