2022 Community Guide issue - LIFESTYLE 4 Birmingham Bloomfield

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The cities and villages in the Birmingham Bloomfield area have all taken pro-active steps to become eco-friendly. A variety of policies, initiatives and practices have been implemented; from the use of electric cars, four day work weeks, directions for building compost piles, e-cycling and recycling information. Each community is in a different stage of implementation and has focused on areas important to their residents. Log on to their individual websites to learn more.

Beverly Hills: www.villagebeverlyhills.com

(click on “Public Services” and then “Environmental”)

Bingham Farms: www.binghamfarms.org

(click on “Residents” then “Other Affiliations”)

Birmingham: www.bhagov.org

(click on “Residents” and then “Forestry and Environment”)

Michigan Recycling Coalition

Bloomfield Hills: www.bloomfieldhillsmi.net

(517) 974-3672 • www.michiganrecycles.org Helpful information and resources guide.

(click on “Community”, “Environment”)

Bloomfield Township: www.bloomfieldtwp.org

(click on “Living in Bloomfield” and then “Environment”) SOCRRA www.socrra.org Franklin: www.franklin.mi.us 995 Coolidge, Troy (across from Meijers) (click on “Government”, “Rouge River Watershed”, and look Available to Beverly Hills, Bingham Farms, Birmingham under “Services” for recycling and hazardous waste info) and City of Bloomfield Hills residents. Franklin residents may purchase a voucher. Household, hazardous waste Michigan Green Schools and paper shredding recycling services. Call 288-5150 2111 Pontiac Lake Rd., Waterford 48328 or log on to the website for locations, hours and details. (248) 209-2000 • www.oakland.k12.mi.us

Southeastern Oakland County Water Authority

Michigan State University Extension

1200 N. Telegraph, Bldg. 26 East, Pontiac 48341 (248) 858-0880 • www.oakgov.com/msu

288-5150 • www.socwa.org Information, tips for healthy lawns and gardens. Calendar of local classes and events offered.

MEALS ON WHEELS Bloomfield Township Senior Services

Area Agency on Aging 1-B

29100 Northwestern Hwy, Ste. 400, Southfield 48034 (248) 357-2255 • www.aaa1b.org Information on local services and resources that help seniors and those with disabilities remain independent.

Bloomfield Township Senior Services (BTSS)

4315 Andover Rd., Bloomfield Hills 48302 (248) 723-3500 • www.bloomfieldtwp.org Lifelong learning classes and support services are offered to residents 50+ years of age. Transportation is available for those 60+ that cannot drive andfor 50+ with disabilities. Applications must be filled out.

Detroit Metro Airport Terminal Guide

Senior Serv ices

(248) 723-3500 • www.bloomfieldtwp.org (Serves Bloomfield Township and the City of Bloomfield Hills)

Oakland Livingston Human Service Agency

Oakland Meals on Wheels

(248) 689-0001 • www.oaklandmow.org (Serves Beverly Hills, Bingham Farms, Birmingham, Franklin)

(248) 209-2600 or (248) 542-5860 • www.olhsa.org Helps with medicare enrollment, home chore services, safety aids, financial emergencies and counseling.

Kosher Meals on Wheels

Senior Resource Directory

(248) 592-2313 (Serves Oakland County on a case by case basis)

Birmingham NEXT Senior Center

(248) 858-1280 • www.oakgov.com/seniors Online publications

2121 Midvale, Birmingham 48009 (248) 203-5270 • www.birminghamnext.org Extensive programs and services for anyone 50+ years old. Transportation by appointment for those 55+ or physically disabled within the Birmingham School District. Hot lunches are served daily at the center and delivered meals are available by enrolling at (248) 689-0001 (Emerald Foods)

Social Security Administration

1280 Pontiac Rd., Pontiac 48340 • (800) 772-1213 Hours: Monday - Friday 9:00am - 4:00pm. Closed weekends.

McNamara Terminal AIRLINE

Air France Delta


800-237-2747 800-221-1212


www.airfrance.com www.delta.com

North Terminal


Birmingham-Bloomfield Eagle

(586) 498-8000 • www.candgnews.com




Air Canada Alaska Air American Frontier Jet Blue Lufthansa Royal Jordanian Southwest Spirit United

888-247-2262 800-252-7522 800-433-7300 801-401-9000 800-538-2583 800-645-3880 212-949-0050 800-435-9792 855-728-3555 800-864-8331

www.aircanada.ca www.alaskaair.com www.aa.com www.frontierairline.com www.jetblue.com www.lufthansa.com www.rja.com www.southwest.com www.spirit.com www.united.com

Birmingham/Bloomfield Eccentric

(866) 887-2737 • www.hometownlife.com

Crain’s Detroit Business www.crainsdetroit.com

Detroit Free Press

(800) 395-3300 • www.freep.com

Detroit News

(800) 395-3300 • www.detnews.com

Oakland Press

332-8181 • www.theoaklandpress.com