• Notice to Business Owners

    ReOpen Toolkits

    Within the next week, Oakland County will be providing ReOpen Toolkits to businesses with 50 employees or less within the DDA District. 
    Place order with this link:

    ReOpen Toolkit Order

    Distribution week of June 1.

    Click on heading for flyer.
  • Notice to Residents

    Census 2020

    The 2020 Census is still in need of people to collect information from residents.

    * Extra Income
    * Flexible Hours
    * Weekly Pay
    * Paid Training

    Apply online at 2020Census.gov/jobs

    Click on heading above for link to informational flyer.
  • Notice to Residents

    COVID-19 Testing Available

    COVID-19 Testing is available to all residents of Oakland County. Click on the link below which will take you directly to the Oakland County website:

  • Notice to Residents

    Bid Opening

    Click on the link below to view a Zoom video conference of the bid opening for the City of South Lyon Water Plant that took place Friday, May 22, 2020.

  • Notice to Residents

    No Garbage Pickup on Monday, May 25, 2020

    Due to the Memorial Day Holiday, there will be no garbage pick up on Monday, May 25, 2020.

    Garbage pick up will be delayed one day. 
  • Notice to Residents

    Planned Trail Maintenance May 18, 2020

    Crews will be performing tree trimming and maintenance  on the walking trail at the back of the cemetery along the railroad tracks beginning on Monday, May 18, 2020.
    Work is expected to take 1-2 days.
  • 2020 Dog Licenses Now Available

    2020 Dog Licenses Now Available at City Hall

    2020 Dog Licenses are now available through Oakland County. These fees are set by the Oakland County Board of Commissioners.

    Click here to purchase license directly from Oakland County. 

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

    Click on the heading above for price list.

  • Notice to Residents

    City Offices Closed To The Public

    Effective Monday, March 16, 2020, City Hall, Fire Department, DPW, and the Wastewater Plant will be closed to the public until further notice.

    Click on the above heading for link to local news release and Governor Whitmer's Executive Order.

    Stay Home - Stay Safe - Save Lives
  • City of South Lyon now partnering with MITN Purchasing Group

    New Partnership

    The City of South Lyon has partnered with the MITN Purchasing Group to publish solicitations and quotes.

    Click here for a link to current bid opportunities.
  • Notice to Residents

    Census 2020

    Responding to the census helps communities get the funding they need and helps businesses make data-driven decisions that grow the economy. 

    Your responses to the 2020 Census are safe, secure, and protected by federal law.

    Click on the heading above for informational flyers.
  • Recycling and Yard Waste Information

    RRRASOC Notice and Curbside Recycling Guidelines

    Please click on the above heading for up to date recycling information.

    Effective 2/5/2020, shredded paper is not allowed in recycling bins or carts. Click on heading above for news release.

    Please do not rake leaves into the street. Our DPW will not be picking up leaves or debris at this time.

  • Notice to Residents

    Coronavirus Information

    Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) is the disease caused by a new respiratory virus. This is a rapidly evolving situation.

    Please follow the link below for the most up to date health information.


    Click on heading above for link to flyer

  • Notice to Residents

    Playground Equipment Use Suspension

    We understand the want and need for people to get out of their homes, but congregating in parks and using playground equipment would be counterproductive at this time.
    Therefore, until further notice, we are suspending use of playground equipment at all city parks.

    Thank you for understanding.
  • Notice of Suspension

    FOIA Processing Suspended

    In compliance with the Governor's Executive Order No. 2020-21, Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) processing and responses are suspended beginning March 24, 2020 since they are not necessary to sustain or protect life.

    Click on the heading above for news release.
  • Notice to Small Business Owners

    Small Business Disaster Loan Information

    The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) provides low-interest, long-term disaster loans to businesses of all sizes. SBA disaster loans offer an affordable way to recover from declared disasters.


    Please click on above heading for link to more information.
  • Notice to Residents

    Essential Workers

    Please click on the link below for a message from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security that identifies "Essential Critical Infrastructure Workers.

  • GFL Recycling

    Please visit the Links to Resources page under the Residents tab for information regarding the GFL Recycling Cart Order Form.
  • Notice to Residents

    2020 Siren Test Calendar

    Please be advised that Oakland County Homeland Security will be testing the outdoor warning system in the coming months. Click on heading above for link to schedule.

    Also, Skywarn is encouraging people to become tornado spotters.

    Click on the heading above for link to informational flyer.
  • Starting Friday December 6,  Dixboro Road will be closed between 22375 Dixboro and 9 Mile.. This closure will be in effect for approximately 2 weeks.

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


    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.
  • 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 Currently Unavailable

    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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