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Government, Police & Fire, Schools, Business, Sports, Local Connections
There was a lot of news around White Lake and Highland this week.
In one of his first interviews since the accident, the Oakland County executive talks about his injuries, his first year missing the Brooksie Way, and why he wasn't wearing a seat belt.
The township met Tuesday to get a history of the sewer projects in White Lake, a background on the bonds and sewer fund, and to discuss future solutions to current problems with the sewer fund.
In the wake of L. Brooks Patterson's Aug. 10 accident, county officials discuss who is in charge while he recovers. Some commissioners say they feel like they are being kept in the dark; Patterson's representative says he's focusing on the 'big picture.'
With L. Brooks Patterson not making any public appearances since his accident in August, opponent Kevin Howley of Huntington Woods is calling for more openness from Patterson's campaign.
White Lake residents have donated almost $20,000 to Barack Obama or Mitt Romney, according to an interactive database of campaign contributions from the Federal Election Commission. Highland residents have donated just over $9,000.
Government, Police & Fire, Schools, Business, Local Connections
Tired of the political robo-calls during election season? Local State Rep. Eileen Kowall (R-White Lake) has introduced a bill that will allow residents to opt out of receiving those calls.
Elections, Local Connections
National and local speakers encouraged a crowd to get out and vote this November.
The annual White Lake plan includes several "wish list" projects, such as park updates and township hall renovations, that are not likely to happen for several years, according to township officials.
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