2022 Community Guide issue - LIFESTYLE 4 Birmingham Bloomfield

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COMMUNITY PROFILE

Beverly Hills Beverly Hills has something for everyone! • “Best place in Michigan to buy a home” – Simplemost 2017 • “Beverly Hills was ranked the 2nd safest community in Michigan” – Safewise 2019 • Quiet, pleasant neighborhoods in this 4.25 square mile community • Enjoy outdoor recreation and community activities at 34 acre Beverly Park, Riverside Park, and 2 nature preserves • Part of the Birmingham Public School system which consistently ranks one of the best in the nation and home to Detroit Country Day School • Minutes from the shops and restaurants of Birmingham and Royal Oak • Conveniently located with access to four major freeways connecting you to the rest of Metro Detroit

Oakland County’s B est K ept S ecre t ADDENDUM: Beverly Hills

Area: 4 square miles.

Boundaries: 13 Mile to 14 Mile with a few neighborhoods south of 13 Mile, Lahser Road to Greenfield Road with a few neighborhoods west of Lahser. Population: 10,690

Median Home Sale Price: $421,000 (Dec. 2021) Median Household Income: $127,000

Economic Base: Residential with retail/office complexes located at 13 Mile and Southfield Road intersection. Tax Rates: (2021) Southfield Township assessments homestead 41.1372 per $1,000, non-homestead 51.8584. Call Southfield Township with questions, (248) 540-3420. Libraries: Baldwin Library, 300 Merrill, Birmingham, (248) 647-1700; Bloomfield Township Library, 1099 Lone Pine Road, Bloomfield Township, (248) 642-5800. Schools: Birmingham Public Schools (248) 203-3000 Community Education (248) 203-3800 Early Childhood Center (248) 203-5800, Project Find (Special Education) (248) 203-5818

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Beverly Hills Village Hall 18500 W. 13 Mile Beverly Hills 48025 (248) 646-6404 www.villagebeverlyhills.com

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Southfield Township Hall 18550 W. 13 Mile Beverly Hills 48025 (248) 540-3420 http://southfieldtownship.org Additional Phone Numbers: 46th District Court………………………………………………(248) 796-5800 Animal Control (Southfield Township)……………………….. (248) 540-3420

Protection: Full time Public Safety – Police & Fire, (248) 540-3400; EMS dial 911.

Stray Animal Housing & Greenfield Animal Hospital………. (248) 356-1100

Transportation: SMART bus fixed routes along Greenfield Road, Southfield Road, and 13 Mile and 14 Mile Roads. Connector and advanced reservations call (866) 962-5515. More information is online at www.smartbus.org. Community partnership with NEXT, for seniors and disabled call (248) 203-5270

Birmingham Bloomfield Chamber…………………………….(248) 644-1700

Utilities: DTE Energy (electric), Consumers Energy (gas), AT&T (U-VERSE), Comcast and Wide Open West (WOW) cable, Detroit Water and Sewer (call Beverly Hills for billing questions and emergencies) or private wells (water). (See Basics)

YMCA…………………………………………………………….(248) 644-9036

The Community House……………………………………...…(248) 644-5832 Parks & Rec…………………………………………………….. (248) 646-6404 S.O.C.R.R.A. (hazardous waste and recycling drop-off)…...(248) 288-5150