2022 Community Guide issue - LIFESTYLE 4 Birmingham Bloomfield

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Utilities

Consumers Energy: (800) 477-5050 • www.consumersenergy.com DTE Energy: (800) 477-4747 • www.dteenergy.com Great Lakes Water Authority: (844) 455-4592 • www.glwater.org Oakland County Water & Sewer: Emergency 624-6366;

Billing 858-1110 • www.oakgov.com/water Serves Beverly Hills (water emergency) Bingham Farms, Bloomfield Hills, and Franklin (sewer systems).

Southeastern Oakland County Water Authority

(248) 288-5150 • www.socwa.org Supplies water to Beverly Hills, Bingham Farms, Birmingham, Bloomfield Hills, and Bloomfield Township.

Veterans Services Pontiac Office

Shipping Services

UPS The UPS Stores are independently owned and operated businesses contributing

to the local community. The UPS Store provides a wide array of services including, UPS Shipping, mailbox service, packing services, digital printing, copying and finishing, packaging and moving supplies, freight services, office supplies fax and notary services. Locations are: Birmingham: 33717 Woodward Ave. 48009, 642-8770 Bloomfield Hills: 6632 Telegraph Road. 48301, 737-4433 Royal Oak: 29488 Woodward Ave. 48073, 548-8178 In addition UPS offers 24-hour drop boxes for letters and packages at various locations around the area. Check the company’s website at www.ups.com.

United States Post Office Birmingham: 1221 Bowers 48012, (248) 646-0723 Bloomfield Hills: 2050 South Blvd., 48304, (248) 332-3981 Bloomfield Township: 2211 South Telegraph 48302, (248) 332-6870 Franklin: 32406 Franklin Road 48025, (248) 368-2977

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Bloomfield Hills Schools, call (248) 341-5400 or log on to www.bloomfield.org For information about the

Birmingham Public Schools,

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Military Discharge/DD214/Veterans ID Cards 858-0571 • www.oakgov.com Available at the Oakland County Clerks office.

Vital Records Oakland County Vital Records Office

(248) 858-0571 The Oakland County Clerks Office records birth, death and marriage certificates that occur in Oakland County. Copies are available through this office.The Clerk also supplies marriage licenses, notary public and passport applications and concealed weapons permits. Deeds and mortgages for land ownership are recorded in the Register of Deeds office (248) 858-0606. If you have any questions log on to www.oakgov.com.

Voter Registration

New Residents may register to vote online, at their city or county clerk office, or at any Secretary of State office. See listing of offices under Driver andAuto Licenses, or access online via www.michigan.gov/sos

All students are required to take the Michigan Merit Exam which replaces the MEAP testing.

For information about the

call (248) 203-3000 or log on to www.Birmingham.k12.mi.us

Southeast Oakland

1200 N. Telegraph 1151 Crooks Rd. Pontiac 48341 Troy 48084 (248) 858-0785 (248) 655-1250 Office hours Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. - Noon and 1:00 - 5:00 p.m. Help to obtain and maintain veteran related benefits. Provides transportation to the Veterans’ Medical Centers in Detroit and Ann Arbor.

Michigan Graduation Requirements Michigan has some of the toughest high school graduation requirements in the country. They consist of: • 4 credits math and English language arts • 1 credit physical education/health • 3 credits science and social studies • 1 credit visual and performing arts • 2 credits foreign language • 1 online learning class