• Cool Yule - Saturday, Dec. 7, 2019

    Cool Yule Activities

    Mark your calendar for Saturday, December 7, 2019 for Cool Yule 2019!

    Fun activities for kids and adults happening in Downtown South Lyon and at other locations.

    Click on the heading above for a link to complete list of activities.


  • Any spigot exposed to winter weather will need to be winterized. 

    Please click on the heading above for link to informational flyer with additional winterizing instructions.

    Or, click on the link below for a video:


  • Starting Wednesday, November 6,  Dixboro Road will be closed between 20901 and 21321 Dixboro. This closure will be in effect for approximately 3 weeks.

    Click on the heading above to view a map showing the updated closure and alternative access routes.
  • City of South Lyon

    Election Results

    Please follow the link below to see results from the local elections in Oakland County and the City of South Lyon.

  • South Lyon Area Historical Society Presents

    The Village String Dulcimers - Sunday, Dec. 1, 2019

    The Village String Dulcimers will have two performances at the Historic Village Chapel, 4 pm and 6 pm, on Sunday, December 1. Tickets are $6.00 each.

    Tickets are available at Bakman Florist, Parkside Cleaners, and Java House Cafe. No tickets sold at the door.

    Click on heading for link to flyer.

  • Notice to Residents

    Business Survey Results

    Click on the the heading above for a link to view the results of the recent South Lyon Business Survey.
  • Notice to Residents

    Dixboro Road Closures

    Dixboro Road road construction between 8 and 9 Mile is set to begin October 1. Dixboro Road will be closed to through traffic, detour will be posted. 

    Click on the heading above for a link to the Road Commission of Oakland County website that will provide additional information.
  • Notice to Residents

    ZBA Public Hearing Notice

    The City of South Lyon Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a public hearing on Thursday, November 21, 2019 to review a request for variance from Heinanen Engineering and a request from Alero Marathon.

    Please click on the heading above for link for full notice.
  • Notice to Residents

    Televising and Cleaning of Sewers

    The City of South Lyon has awarded a contract to televise and clean the sewer lines. Work on your street or easement will commence within 7 days upon receipt of Notice during the hours of 7:00 am to 4:00 pm, Monday through Friday.

    Please click on the heading above for link to informational flyer.
  • Please click on the link below to access the October-November 2019 RRRASOC Newsletter. Curbside recycling guidelines can be found by clicking on the heading above.

  • Notice to Residents

    Fall Leaf Pick Up

    Leaf pick-up will continue through November 27, 2019 or until the first snowfall. GFL will pick-up yard waste in bags (including leaves) until Nov. 25 or 26. Deviation of schedule may occur due to low volume in some areas.

    Click on above heading for link for pick-up schedule and quadrant map.
  • Board and Commission Members Needed


    The Zoning Board of Appeals meets the third Thursday of the month (as needed).
    Residents are needed on this board to assist in review of applications from residents or businesses for variance of ordinances.
  • Would you like to be on the permanent absent voter list?

    Election Information

    Benefits of being an Absent Voter:
    * Automatically receive absent voter application for every   election.
    * When you return application, we will send you a ballot as soon as they arrive in our office.
    * Avoid potentially long lines at the polls.

    Form in Document Center under Clerk heading.
  • City Council information

    Michigan Seamless Tube

    Supporting documents for Michigan Seamless Tube (MST) are now available for review in the City Council minutes section under the August 26, 2019 meeting heading.
  • GFL Recycling

    Please visit the Links to Resources page under the Residents tab for information regarding the GFL Recycling Cart Order Form.
  • Local non-profit groups and governmental entities may request a temporary banner permit for their group.

    Please refer to banner policy for details. Click on the heading above for a link to the policy which is in the Document Center under clerk/treasurer.
  • Notice to Residents

    Updated Fireworks Ordinance

    The City Fireworks Ordinance was updated 2/11/2019 and fireworks may only be discharged on the following days:

    December 31 until 1 am January 1
    Saturday and Sunday before Memorial Day
    June 29-July 4 until 11:45 pm
    Saturday and Sunday before Labor Day

    Click above heading for link to full ordinance.
  • Wellhead Protection Program

    PFAS Presentation

    The recent presentation "PFAS and the Huron River" is available through Channel 19 and through YouTube.

    Please click on the heading above for a link.

    This seminar was sponsored by the Wellhead Protection Program and the City of South Lyon Water Department.
  • Notice to Residents

    Survey Workers in the Area

    Survey workers from Hubbell, Roth & Clark will be in the area gathering information as weather allows.

    Please click on the heading above for a detailed map of the area where surveying is taking place.

    Contractors for Comcast are currently working in City of South Lyon neighborhoods. Residents should receive a door tag notice when work is to start in their area. We are assured by Comcast that yards will be restored to original condition. Please contact the city with any questions or complaints.


    Special Notice to the residents of the City of South Lyon

    Please click on the Document Center tab and follow the link "special notice"

  • South Lyon Rail Trail

    Visit the Parks and Rec page and click on the link under Rail Trail to view an informative video put together by SEMCOG detailing the bicycle and pedestrian network in our region.
  • 2019 Dog Licenses Now Available

    2019 Dog Licenses Now Available at City Hall

    2019 Dog Licenses are now available at City Hall. Please bring a current rabies vaccination with you when you come in to purchase the license. These fees are set by the Oakland County Board of Commissioners.

    After June 1, the price is $33.00 for all licenses.

    Click on the heading above for price list.

  • DTE Energy 2019 Tree Trim Maintenance Program

    DTE Energy 2019 Tree Trim Maintenance Program

    Representatives of DTE Energy will soon be visiting the area to determine where trimming and, if necessary, removal of trees growing too close to power lines.  Affected residents will receive a letter in the mail from DTE.
    Click on the heading above for more information.
  • Current Job Opportunities with the City of South Lyon

    The City of South Lyon is currently seeking candidates to fill open positions.

    The City of South Lyon is currently seeking candidates to fill the positions listed below:

    Paid-on-call Firefighters
  • The Clerk/Treasurer's office has a Notary Public on staff

    Notary Services Available at City Hall

    Please call to confirm availability of the Notary at City Hall. If you need to have multiple documents notarized or you need a certain number of witnesses, you will need to make an appointment. Please call 248-437-1735 to request an appointment. 
  • The Western Oakland Meals on Wheels Program is pleased to offer a Senior Lunch Program for South Lyon area residents

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