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Information Centers

Local Public Access Television

Area Agency on Aging 1-B

CMNtv (Channel 18 on Comcast and WOW)

20300 W. 1 2 Mile, Ste. 202, Southfield 48076 (248) 223-9400

1230 Souter Blvd., Troy 48083 (248) 589-7778 Features high tech studios, live local events, classes and government access for local Council and Board of Trustee Meetings (log on for channels). Note: Many events are streamed live or are available to view online at

Michigan State University Extension - Oakland County

Mailing Services

29100 Northwestern Highway, Ste. 400, Southfield, 48034 (800) 852-7795

BBB Serving Eastern Michigan

(248) 858-0880

Post Office Locations: (800) ASK-USPS (275-8777)

Oakland County 1200 N. Telegraph, Pontiac, 48341 (248) 858-1000

Rochester Regional Chamber of Commerce 71 Walnut St., Ste. 110, Rochester 48307 (248) 651-6700

Libraries Oakland Talking Book Service

Rochester Hills Public Library (248) 650-7150 Free service that loans more than 20,000 talking books, magazines, large print books, Braille materials, and book players. Applications may be made in person or online.

Rochester Hills Public Library

500 Old Towne Rd., Rochester 48307 (248) 656-2900 Bookmobile services, book carts at extended care facilities and a mini-branch at the Older Persons Commissions.

Orion Township Public Library

825 Joslyn Rd., Lake Orion 48362 (248) 693-3000

Romeo District Library • Graubner Branch 65821 VanDyke, Washington 48095 (586) 752-0603 • Kezar Branch 107 Church St, Romeo 48065 (586) 752-2583


• 511 Old Towne Rd., Rochester 48308 • 2632 S. Rochester Rd., Rochester Hills 48307 Federal Express (Fed Ex) (800) 463-3339 Shipping Centers • Classic Shipping (Village of Rochester Hills) 3128 Walton Blvd., Rochester Hills 48309, (248) 375-3388 Fed Ex Office Print and Ship Center • 133 S. Main St., Rochester 48307, (248) 651-2679 • 2500 S. Adams (Inside Walmart), Rochester Hills 48309 (248) 270-9448 • 2785 University, Auburn Hills 48326, (248) 377-2222 • 4193 Baldwin, Auburn Hills, 48326, (248) 253-0719 United Parcel Service (UPS) Toll Free (800) PICK-UPS (742-5877) Store Locations: • Classic Shipping, 3128 Walton Blvd., Rochester Hills 48309 (248) 375-3388 • 145 South Livernois, Rochester Hills 48307 (248) 656-2106 Log on to the website to find information about drop boxes and smaller annex locations.

Newspapers & E-Newsletters Detroit News Detroit Free Press

You can subscribe to either paper by calling (800) 395-3300 Crain’s Detroit Business Magazine (877) 824-9374 Oakland Press (248) 745-4700 Rochester Post (586) 498-1071 Rochester and Rochester Hills Gazette (248) 524-4868

Rochester Hills

Clinton River Watershed Council

Click on "Living In" for information regarding the Community Garden, Green Spaces, Recycling and Water Conservation.

1115 W. Avon Rd., Rochester Hills 48309 (248) 601-0606

All three communities are in different stages of developing strategies to preserve and protect green spaces, natural wildlife habitats, and offer a wide variety of conservation tips. Log on to:

The City of Rochester has a mandatory recycling program providing bins to all residents. Call (248) 651 -9061 withquestions or bin needs.

2111 Pontiac Lake Rd., Waterford, 48328 (248) 209-2000

Oakland Township

Rochester Hills has curbside recycling and Click on “Community Info”, then “Environmental Information.” Residents of the Township will be mailed a postcard that may be used to access drop-off recycling at Eagle Valley Landfill on Silverbell Rd. Questions? Call (248) 651-4440, ext. 216

participates in the Recycling Bank program, which offers point rewards. Call (888) 727-2978 or log on to for more info.


All three communities are part of this program. Log on to see the collection events and schedule. NOTE: There is a $10.00 fee, per event, for Oakland Twp and Rochester Hills residents. Rochester residents may pick up a free voucher at City Hall. Click on “community” then scroll down to “Sustainable Rochester” for updated presentation and plans.

Rochester “City Beautiful” Commission “Green City” Sub-Committee Includes information and applications for the community garden.

North Oakland Household Hazardous Waste Consortium (NOHAZ) (248) 858-5656

Dinosaur Hill Nature Preserve

333 North Hill Circle, Rochester 48307 (248) 656-0999 Educational corporation fundraisers supports, develops and maintains the preserve. 16-acres are the setting for many classes and programs.

Michigan Green Schools – Oakland County

Michigan State University Extension Office

1200 N. Telegraph Rd., Dept. 416, Pontiac, 48341 (248) 858-0880

Michigan Recycling Coalition

(517) 974-3672 Provides helpful information, links and guides.

North Oakland Headwaters Land Conservancy P.O. Box 285, Clarkston, 48347 (248) 795-2808

Paint Creek Trail

Mailing: 4393 Collins Rd., Rochester 48306 (248) 651-9260

Six Rivers Land Conservancy

4480 Orion Rd, Rochester 48306 (248) 601-2816


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