• More News

    • Notice to Residents

      City Council Meeting via Electronic Video Conferencing

      Join Zoom webinar through your computer:


      Or use these numbers to dial in:
      877-853-5247 (US toll-free)
      888-788-0099 (US toll-free)
      Meeting ID:  836 0224 7461

      Click here for Notice of Electronic Meeting

    • Notice to Residents

      Televising and Cleaning of Sewers

      Pipetek Infrastructure Services will begin cleaning of sewer lines in the area starting Monday, October 25. Refer to the following map to see if your area is scheduled for cleaning. Please contact the City of South Lyon DPW at 248-437-6914 with any questions.


      Notice to Residents
    • Notice to Residents

      Construction at McHattie Park

      Installation of new playground equipment is scheduled to begin today at McHattie Park. Please be aware of workers in the area and use caution around the playground area. Sorry for the inconvenience.

    • Recycling and Yard Waste Information

      RRRASOC Notice and Curbside Recycling Guidelines

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

      Refer to city calendar of events for additional Document Shredding or Hazardous Waste events.
      Effective 2/5/2020, shredded paper is not allowed in recycling bins or carts. Click on heading above for news release.
    • Calling All Artists

      2021 Art Contest - A Logo Re-design

      The South Lyon Water Department Wellhead Protection Program invites artists to participate in the 2021 Art Contest - A Logo Re-design. Cash awards for 1st, 2nd & 3rd place. Guidelines updated 9-21-21.
      Click here for Guidelines and Entry Form. Contact Suzan Martin 248-437-4942 with questions.
    • Notice to Residents

      Parks & Recreation Master Plan Public Input Survey

      The City of South Lyon is in the process of updating the Parks & Recreation Master Plan. Input from citizens that use the parks and facilities is an extremely important part of the process.
      Please follow the link below to share your thoughts and ideas. 
      Thank you.

    • Notice to Residents

      GFL Recycling

      Click on the link below to fill out the form to request a free 64 gallon recycle cart. GFL will deliver the cart to your home within 2 weeks.


      If there are any questions on the delivery of the cart, you will have to call GFL at 844-464-3587.

    • GFL Update for Residents

      Delays in GFL Pickup

      GFL did not complete Monday scheduled pickup of trash, compost, and recycling. GFL will complete the Monday schedule on Tuesday and pick up trash for the Tuesday schedule. Tuesday scheduled compost and recycling will most likely be picked up on Wednesday.
      Thank you for your patience.
    • Notice to Residents

      2021 Summer Tax Bills - Public Notice

      Summer 2021 Tax Bills will be mailed on or about June 30, 2021. Taxes are payable from July 1 to September 30, 2021. Payment must be received by September 30 to avoid penalty. By law, failure to receive a tax bill does not waive tax or penalty.
      A drop box is located in front of City Hall.
    • Notice to Residents

      2021 Dog Licenses Available

      2021 Dog Licenses are now delinquent. After June 1, 2021 licenses are delinquent and all one-year licenses will cost $33.00.

      Click on heading to see license fees.

      Click here to purchase license through Oakland County.
    • Notice to Residents

      Simple Recycling Service Resumes

      Simple Recycling is back! If you have USABLE items that you would like to donate, click on the link below or call 866-835-5068 to schedule a pick up at your home. 
      No special bags or boxes needed--use your own bags--bags only need to be placed on your porch.
    • ZBA vacant seat

      Zoning Board of Appeals

      The City of South Lyon has an opening on the Zoning Board of Appeals, if you have an interest, please contact the Clerk's Office at 248-437-1735
    • Notary services are currently unavailable at City Hall.
    • Notice to Residents

      2021 Siren Test Calendar

      Beginning Saturday, March 6 and continuing through Saturday, November 6, the Oakland County Emergency Management Division will be testing the outdoor warning siren system on the first Saturday of each month.
      Click here for the complete schedule.
    • Notice to Residents

      Show Your Love For Lyon Campaign

      The Lyon Area Taskforce created a marketing and promotion campaign to support small local business owners. Residents are reminded to shop local and dine local to support these businesses.

      Click on heading for a link to the press release.
    • Notice to Residents

      COVID-19 Information and Resources

      Click here for COVID-19 vaccine information from Oakland County.

      Click here for COVID-19 resources available through Oakland County.

      COVID-19 tests are still available and appointments may be made through Oakland County Health Number at 800-848-5533.
    • Notice to Residents

      DTE 2021 Tree Trim Maintenance Program

      DTE tree trimming crews will be working in and around the South Lyon Area in 2021. 
      If tree work is needed on your property, DTE will leave a "Tree Work Scheduled" door card. If you have any questions, please call 800-477-4747.
      Click here for map showing maintenance area.
    • Notice to Residents

      Water and Sewer Improvements Press Release

      The City of South Lyon has initiated a $10 million dollar upgrade to its water and sewer plant infrastructure. These improvements will be made over the next ten years.
      Please click here for full press release.
    • 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
    • Notice to Residents

      Eagle Scout Project

      Stuart Brown of Troop 228 is working on an Eagle Scout project building a display case for the South Lyon Cemetery. 

      Click on heading to see a sketch.
    • Notice to Business Owners

      COVID-19 Workplace Safety

      The Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration has put together some business safety guidelines when dealing with COVID-19. Please click on the link below for more information:

      COVID-19 Workplace Safety Guidance
    • 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:

    • 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

      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 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.
    • 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.


      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.
    • The Western Oakland Meals on Wheels Program is pleased to offer a Senior Lunch Program for South Lyon area residents