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Welcome to Waterford Township...

Welcome to Waterford Township, Michigan, a great place to live, work and visit! Waterford was established in 1834 and is centrally located in Oakland County with a population of 71,707.  It’s the fifth largest Township out of 1,240 in Michigan. We are a “Lakeland Paradise,” with 34 lakes and have a lot to offer residents, businesses and visitors alike.

Annual Business Recognition Breakfast

Join us Friday May 2, 2014 at 7:15am at the OCC Highland Lakes Campus Student Center to recognize and honor Waterford Businesses for exceptional contributions to the community! Tickets are available for purchase for $20 each. Click here for more information or to register online. MORE...

Sheep Shearing & Pancake Breakfast

Bring your family out to Hess-Hathaway Park for this fun family event! Enjoy a delicious pancake breakfast and watch our sheep get sheared. Saturday, April 26, 2014 starting at 9:00am MORE...

Senator Robertson Waterford Hours

State Senator Dave Robertson Serving Michigan's 26th State Senate District will hold public office hours Monday, April 28th 10am-11am at Waterford Township Hall 5200 Civic Center Dr. on the 2nd floor. MORE...

Library Program Helps Local Hunger Organizations

Team up with the Library to help our hungry neighbors in need. Once again we are partnering with Gleaners Community Food Bank and other TLN libraries to collected non-perishable food items to help feed hungry children, seniors, and families in our community. We will forgive $1 in fines for each item donated, up to $10, per day. Where: The Waterford Township Public Library When: Monday, March 24, 2014 through Thursday, May 8, 2014 What: Non-perishable food items All donations will be distributed to either the Waterford Senior Center or Open Door of Waterford. Both are partners of, and distribution centers for, Gleaners. MORE...

Begging Ordinance Revision

The following Ordinance is placed on the April 14, 2014 Township Board Agenda for Final Adoption. Charter Township of Waterford Ordinance No. 14-001 Begging Ordinance Amendment An Ordinance to amend the Waterford Charter Township Code by revising the existing regulations against Begging to specify what conduct is prohibited by reference to activities and locations at which activities occur. MORE...

RCOC to Begin Pontiac Lake Rd. Resurfacing Project

The Road Commission for Oakland County expects to begin work in April on the major resurfacing of Pontiac Lake Road between M-59 and Cass Lake Rd. in Waterford Township. The project duration is April 15 - August 1st. For more details, please click. MORE...

Cooley Lake Rd. Resurfacing

The Road Commission for Oakland County expects to begin resurfacing of Cooley Lake Rd. between Union Lake Rd. and Williams Lake Rd. beginning May 1st. The road will remain open to through traffic during construction, but motorists should expect delays. For information click here... MORE...

Township Roads - Potholes & Snow Removal

Did you know? Waterford Township does not oversee the maintenance of the roads within the Township. It falls under the jurisdiction of the Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC). This includes - but is not limited to - snow plowing, filling pot holes and other road repairs. To report problems or make inquiries, please contact the Road Commission Citizen's Service Department at (248) 858-4804. Click here to go directly to the page to report potholes. MORE...

Waterford Named in 50 Safest Michigan Communities

Waterford Township was named this week by Safewise.com as one of the 50 Safest communities in the state of Michigan! MORE...

Water Meter Change Outs

Beginning in the Summer of 2013, selected Waterford Water customers will receive notice regarding the Township’s upcoming meter change out program. Click here for more information. MORE...